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The Monarch

1295 Coast Village Rd. (Olive Mill Rd.) Send to Phone
Los Angeles chef Phillip Frankland Lee offers family-style dishes of American fare at Montecito Inn.

Open for Dinner nightly 5 p.m.-10 p.m., Brunch Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
  • Valet parking
  • Dress code: Casual dressy
  • Full bar

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The Monarch, Montecito, CA

The Monarch Restaurant Review

: Chefs Phillip Frankland Lee and Margarita Kallas Lee of Scratch|Bar & Kitchen oversee the culinary program at Montecito Inn, including The Monarch restaurant. The American menu starts off with flatbreads, handmade pastas and starters of yellowtail crudo, grass-fed rib-eye tartare and more. Main courses, which are served family-style, might feature half roasted chicken, short ribs and white sea bass. Other concepts at the hotel include fine-dining destination The Silver Bough and Chaplin's Martini Bar.


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