Captial One presents the 3rd Annual OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival making a splash onto the iconic Santa Monica Pier on Saturday, Oct. 14, 4-7PM (3-4PM VIP)

OFF THE HOOK celebrates National Seafood Month and showcases the city’s best restaurants and chefs with dishes featuring their favorite underwater ingredients.  Enjoy incredible seafood, drinks, live music, games, oyster shucking competition and more underwater-inspired fun on the Pier!

Raising funds for the Surfrider Foundation and awareness for the sustainable seafood movement.

Enjoy tastings from the city’s best restaurants made with delicious underwater ingredients in honor of National Seafood Month.

  • Live Bands
  • Beer Garden
  • Alcohol and Beverage Sampling
  • Games
  • & More!


2017 Participating Restaurants Include:

  • 2424 Main Street
  • The Albright
  • BOA
  • Bubba Gump
  • Del Frisco’s Grille
  • Herringbone
  • La Tostaderia
  • The Lobster
  • Prawn
  • Pretty Little Bakers
  • Sushi Roku & More!
  • Santa Monica Seafood VIP Lounge
  • FIG, The Independence/Copa D’Oro, Red O



  • Little Fish (GA): $50 in adv., $65 Week Of
  • Includes seafood tastings and drinks (beer, seltzer, sparkling water & coffee) and access to the main stage with live music & more. 
  • Big Fish (VIP): $75 in adv., $90 Week Of


Sustainable Seafood VIP Lounge presented by Santa Monica Seafood includes one-hour early check-in, seafood tastings, beer, champagne, curated cocktails, preferred seating, as well as access to main stage and food stations.


To purchase tickets or for more info:


Venice Paparazzi was on the scene at last year’s 2016 Off the Hook Seafood Festival.  

View the experience thought the iPhone lens of Venice Paparazzi..
Chefs of Santa Monica

Chefs of Santa Monica

Right:  Red O’s Restaurant’s Jeffrey Davis Regional Operations Director.  Red O Restaurant Mexican Cuisine by Rick Bayless features both authentic Mexican and lighter California-style dishes. $3 selected tacos at Red O every Tuesday.  Awesome!  See you soon Jeffrey!



View all Off the Hook Iphone pics by Venice Paparazzi in the slideshow below.  Enjoy!



To purchase 2017 Off the Hook tickets or for more info: