Next Door by Josie

2424 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Next Door by Josie +

Star Foreman


  • Sun 5:30pm-9pm, Tue-Fri 11:30am-2:30pm, Tue-Thu 6pm-10pm, Fri-Sat 6pm-11pm
  • $$
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available, Street Parking
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Josie LeBalch, who spent her 20s as the chef of an Italian restaurant but cooks with a French accent, is most famous for game dishes but may be as deft with a dish like baby squid and lentils as she is with all-American preparations of duck, wild boar and elk.

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