2020 Holiday Hours

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Dear Loyal Customers:

Santa Monica Seafood is honored to have served you the highest quality seafood for over 80 years. During the pandemic, we have made it our mission to continue to uphold the standards of quality and customer service to which you have become accustomed.

With the holidays upon us, we are excited to see familiar faces and to help add joy to your holiday meal planning. Santa Monica Seafood is also committed to the safety of our customers and our staff. We want our customers to know that we are taking every measure possible to ensure you have a safe and welcoming shopping experience. To maintain this level of care, we ask for your understanding as it relates to certain product offerings and operational changes.

For 2020, to accommodate our customers’ needs, we have expanded our hours of operation from previous years as follows:

Wednesday, November 25
SANTA MONICA: Markets 8am-7pm, Café: closed
COSTA MESA: Markets 8am-7pm, Café: 11am-7pm

Thursday, November 26
Closed for Thanksgiving Day

Wednesday, December 23
SANTA MONICA: Markets 8am-7pm, Café: closed
COSTA MESA: Markets 8am-7pm, Café: 11am-7pm

Thursday, December 24
SANTA MONICA: Markets 7am-5pm, Café: closed
COSTA MESA: Markets 7am-5pm, Café: closed

Friday, December 25
Closed for Christmas Day

Wednesday, December 30
SANTA MONICA: Markets 8am-7pm, Café: closed
COSTA MESA: Markets 8am-7pm, Café: 11am-7pm

Thursday, December 31
SANTA MONICA: Markets 8am-6pm, Café: closed
COSTA MESA: Markets 8am-6pm, Café: closed

Friday, January 1
Closed for New Year’s Day

Special Orders:

All special orders and curbside orders for pickup on 11/24 and 11/25 may be placed from Friday 11/20 through Tuesday 11/23 at 3pm. Please note, no same day special orders or curbside pickup orders will be filled on 11/24 and 11/25. Preorders are encouraged.

If you are placing a special order for in-store pickup, or placing a curbside pick-up order, please use the instructions below.

  • All special or curbside pick-up orders will require a total combined weight of no less than 5/lbs.
  • All special or curbside pick-up orders will require payment information and will be pre-charged to expedite the customer pickup process.
  • All special orders for in store pickup or orders for curbside pick-up on Tuesday 11/24 must be placed before 3pm on Monday 11/23.
  • All special orders for in store pickup or orders for curbside pick-up on Wednesday 11/25 must be placed before 3pm on Tuesday 11/24.
  • All platter orders must be placed online, in person or over the phone by Monday 11/23 at 3pm for pickup on Tuesday 11/24 or Wednesday 11/25.
  • All special orders placed for in store pickup or orders placed for curbside pickup will be given a number at time of ordering. It is important that you supply this number to our associates so we can expedite your pickup experience.
  • You will also be provided two blocks of time in which your order may be picked up. Upon arrival for pickup, you will be requested by our associates to drive to a particular pickup location in the parking lot.

Please note: Due to high traffic volume, we have determined the number of curbside pickup orders we can fulfill while keeping our customers and staff safe. We ask that our customers do their best to arrive for pickup within the block of time provided at the time your order was placed.

While the above options are available, we will also be open to serve all customers who choose to shop in store. Because of COVID-19, wait times may vary. We ask for your understanding and offer our assurance that we will do our best provide a positive shopping experience.

Additionally, there may be a few changes to the products currently offered. These changes will be noted as needed based on customer requests.

Once again, we thank you for allowing Santa Monica Seafood the opportunity to serve you during this holiday season and appreciate your understanding and patience during these unprecedented times.

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