Chez Jay Restaurant

3.9/5.0
6 reviews

1657 Ocean Ave

Santa Monica, CA

310-395-1741

Url: http://www.chezjays.com

Category: French

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Legendary Chez Jay, est. 1959, is a Santa Monica Historical Landmark located on Ocean Avenue across from the Pier. Known for its steaks, fresh seafood, generous drinks and comfortable atmosphere, Chez Jay is one of the best celebrity hideaway taverns in all LA. With peanut shells on the floor and its famous jukebox playing, Chez Jay is a place to soak up stories, enjoy a great meal, and have a good time. Stop in and become part of the legend!
Recent Reviews for Chez Jay Restaurant
July 14, 2004
Jane S.
New York , New York
123 reviews
plse make reservations as it gets very busy in here.. very good service and the bar is busy.. an icon in santa monica. u never know who u mught bymp into
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December 29, 2001
Ria H.
Ozark , Missouri
62 reviews
My only experience with this place is lunch but I grew up in the neighborhood and loved going here. My first taste of Shrimp Louie was in this place. Food is always fresh and tasty.
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November 21, 2001
David O.
247 reviews
Chez Jay's has been in business at the same location since 1959. Jay has continued to run a first class operation, no matter that the landlord, RAND Corporation, wants to close the place down and build another think tank. Lots of interesting thi ... more
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November 9, 2001
David O.
247 reviews
Chez Ja's is a local dive which also serves some pretty good food. I've been going there since 1973 and the place hasn't changed a bit. Love Jay and his crew, they always make you feel at home, even if they have never met you before. The bar is ... more
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November 9, 2001
David O.
247 reviews
Chez Jay's is a local dive which also serves some pretty good food. I've been going there since 1973 and the place hasn't changed a bit. Love Jay and his very professional crew, they always make you feel at home, even if they have never met you ... more
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May 11, 2000
Rover
Beverly Hills , California
25 reviews
You can't top the atmosphere at this laid back Santa Monica legend. Funky, charming, comfortable. Great bar. Fresh seafood. One of these places where, the first time you go, you feel as if you're back with an old friend. Great steaks and fres ... more
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