From the intriguing seasonally-driven menu to its world-class wine list, Mélisse is the two Michelin Star Award-winning restaurant by chef/owner Josiah Citrin. Voted one of the Top 40 Restaurants in the US since 2006 by Gayot, Mélisse is equally proud to be voted Zagat's number one rated restaurant in Los Angeles since 2003. In 2013, Forbes Travel Guide named Mélisse "One of the Finest Five Star Properties in the World."

Situated in Santa Monica, Mélisse inspires all of the senses with its chic ambiance, superb, contemporary French cuisine and gracious service. The Olivia and Augustin Rooms offer privacy for intimate gatherings or business entertaining

For an unparalleled dining experience, Mélisse is an exquisite culinary destination that should not be missed. Allow us to inspire you.

Note: Each of the menus are for the entire table in order to allow for properly timed courses.  The "10" Menu is available to be ordered until 10:00 PM.

Our dress code is business casual,  jackets are preferred but not required. No shorts or flip flops.




Press + Media Inquiries:  Susan Hosmer
Josiah Citrin:  rebecca@melisse.com
Chef de Cuisine:  ken@melisse.com
Wine Director: matthew@melisse.com
General Manager:  jf@melisse.com
Private Events + Dining:  events@melisse.com
Gift Cards and Donations:  guestservices@melisse.com


1104 Wilshire Blvd. Santa Monica, CA   90401 

Tel : 310.395.0881  |  info@melisse.com

Hours :  Tuesday - Thursday 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM  //  Friday 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM  //  Saturday 5:45 PM - 10:00 PM