Mercado - Santa Monica




Mercado is an inventive mix of food, atmosphere and tradition, reflecting the heart & soul of New Mexican dining. With tortillas made by hand, the finest meats, poultry and seafood, flavorful sauces, carefully crafted ceviches, enchiladas and tacos, produce from the local farmers' market, and everything made from the freshest ingredients, Mercado offers handcrafted cuisine, artful design, warm atmosphere and service that is both friendly and informed to guide each guest through the dining experience. Mercado is known for Chef Acevedo's signature Carnitas, created from a recipe handed down through generations.

Dinner: Monday - Wednesday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Thursday & Friday: 5:00pm - midnight (kitchen closes at 11pm), Saturday: 4pm - midnight (kitchen closes at 11pm), Sunday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm