Santa Monica

Ocean Avenue

Adjacent to the World Famous Santa Monica Pier sits RED O’s first-ever Mexican Cantina offering a unique variety of Baja-inspired seafood, unique Mexican plates, and craft cocktails, delivered in RED O’s elevated fashion.
1541 Ocean Ave., Ste 120
Santa Monica, CA 90401
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PH | 310.458.1600

Lunch & Dinner Hours
Mon – Fri | 12pm – close
Sat – Sun | 10am – close

Mon – Thur: Accepting reservations
Fri – Sun: walk-ins only
Weekend Brunch
À la carte | 10am – 2pm
happy hour featuring tacos and cocktails

Happy Hour

Monday-Friday 3pm – 6pm

Enjoy small bites and specialty craft cocktails created with fine tequilas and fresh ingredients by our expert mixologists Monday-Friday from 3pm – 6pm.

Taco Tuesday

Taco Flights Start at $20

We’ve taken Taco Tuesday and elevated it to new heights. Enjoy energizing specialty craft cocktails, authentic street tacos made-from-scratch, and classic Mexican dishes with a modern, sophisticated twist.


Weekend Brunch

À la carte | 11:00am – 2:00pm

Feast on succulent, Mexican cuisine, made-to-order omelets, mouth-watering tacos, decadent house-made desserts, and sip beautiful craft cocktails or refreshing wines.

Tequila Thursday Tequila flight at Red O Cantina Santa Monica

Best Tequila Selection

Hand-selected, premium tequilas

Discover some of the finest tequilas every week as we feature a different brand with curated premium cocktails, chef’s recommended small-bite pairings, flights and bottle service.

RED O Cantina


This vibrant oceanside destination is a local favorite. With a beautifully appointed interior decorated with hand-painted murals and its intimate patio space, RED O Santa Monica is an escape to an elegant yet casual coastal atmosphere. 

Our expert culinary and hospitality teams always work hand-in-hand to deliver an unforgettable dining experience every time guests enter our doors.

Enjoy award-winning cuisine and artfully crafted cocktails with a view of Southern California’s famous Santa Monica Pier. 

Red-O-Cantina custom cocktail spritzer with hibiscus

Private Events


RED O is the perfect setting for all occasions including corporate dinners to holiday parties.

Tanya Telford, Manager
[email protected]
P: 310.775.1150