Bun & Mi Bringing “Fresh Asian Fusion” To Montana Ave.

For much of 2022, Montana Ave. was buzzing about a new Asian eatery landing on the tony avenue in Santa Monica, but few details emerged.  Now we know exactly what’s coming.  Billing itself as “Fresh Asian Fusion”, Bun & Mi will officially soft open on Monday Jan. 16th at 1004 Montana.  Look for a menu of banh mi, salad bowls, rice and noodle bowls, spring rolls and more, with take away and limited seating options.  If you order online, you will 15% off your first order with code word WELCOME.  We wish them the best of luck.

Savida Raw Seafood Bar Replacing Sushi Sho On Montana Ave.

I’ve been carefully tracking the developments at the former location of Sushi Sho at 1303 Montana Ave. in Santa Monica.  Last week I pointed out a nonresponsibility notice that named Best Bite LLC as the new tenant.  Window paper just went up announcing the name of the new establishment as Savida Raw Seafood Bar.  I can’t find much information on this business, but I think the name lets us know what to expect…

Update:  Savida’s website is up and running.  Check out more and get a look at the menu here.  

Sushi Sho Decamps From Montana Ave.

Modest Sushi Sho has been quietly dishing fish to the good people of NoMa from its humble storefront at 1303 Montana Ave. in Santa Monica for a very long time.  Sadly, almost overnight it has completely pulled up stakes.  But something appears to be quickly moving in.  As soon as I find out what that is I’ll let you know…