Esters Wine Shop & Bar is a trendy restaurant and bar venue located in Santa Monica, CA. Situated within an Art Deco building originally established in 1937, this eatery boasts a chic atmosphere. The staff welcomes guests to come together over a tasty meal and a good glass of wine.
With a combination of indoor and outdoor event areas, Esters Wine Shop & Bar can accommodate up to 150 people. Inside, a globular chandelier, minimalist furniture, and simple botanical decor reflect the venue’s contemporary style. The space’s open concept fosters a welcoming and inviting environment for get-togethers. In the center of the venue, a square bar surrounded by retail shelves full of wine bottles provides an ideal atmosphere for wine tasting. The outdoor patio features a clear cover, offering shelter from the elements while still allowing for plenty of sunshine. Timber floors and modest furnishings are an extension of the restaurant’s overall clean aesthetic.
At Esters Wine Shop & Bar, the staff strives to provide a curated experience to their guests. The venue’s sommeliers can arrange private wine tastings with optional food pairings. To elevate events, the restaurant offers a range of add-ons including tableside oyster shucking, gift bags containing artisanal products and wines, and dessert displays. The retail shop is stocked with specialty products and over 250 wines for guests to peruse at their leisure.