Brilliant French cuisine with an artistic bent

Melisse, Santa Monica

If you want to impress a date with a meal that is prepared not just to fill the stomach but to act as an entire experience, you must check out Melisse in Santa Monica.  Serving up French cuisine, the chefs and servers make sure that each and every dish that you order is a masterpiece of creative presentation.  The menu changes according to the season, so if you have the cash to come here more than once, you’ll find something new to appreciate.  With many awards from several prestigious critics, Melisse is a place that everyone should enjoy at least once.  Has anyone eaten at Melisse before?  Is there anything on the menu you would recommend in particular?


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