It's a southern thing - a farm chownder, harvesting & preparing my wild fish, fowl and game. We barter crappie for fresh eggs....like our dumplins' flat, our ribs dry and slaw on our Q. Bread is from scratch, unless is wonder bread for soppin' ~ and gravy is served on the side...every meal...soooooo,
My maw & paw (age: mid 70's) are coming to Santa Monica for 7 days, They Do Not Drink & budget is not a big deal, although they are not the beverly hillbilly's.
Casual is key and good food a must. Atmosphere need not be too loud. Breakfast is early and lunch and supper. I live in Topanga Canyon and work in SM, so I'm familiar, but thought we'd have some fun with this & I'm taking the challenge myself.
Sooooo, What is the best ____ in Santa Monica. ( for the characters described above )