Bar Chloe is an unexpectedly upscale hideaway in beach-casual Santa Monica that manages to be at once elegant yet unaffected. Check out specialty cocktails like the ethereal Lavender Gimlet, with Distillery No. 209 Gin, lime, sugar and lavender essence, or the Sweet Ginger—Belvedere Vodka, Cointreau, cranberry, ginger syrup and fresh lime—alongside the simple-but-delicious small plates menu (think rice balls, crispy artichokes).
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