Currently, we are not taking reservations.
DEAR CRAFTSMAN FAMILY,
Welcome to our friendly beach-side neighborhood bar, located in downtown Santa Monica.
Our laid-back bar is the perfect place to enjoy a tasty cocktail, munch on some delicious bar food, people watch, or make a new friend!
Featuring nightly specials and boasting one of Santa Monica's most popular happy hours, we are confident you can always find something that strikes your fancy.
Plus, with the roomy outside patio, photo booth, shuffleboard table, and board games, you may never want to leave. Thankfully, we have comfy seating. 🤟
Drink Local Friends!
(The Craftsman Is A 21+ Venue)
Enjoy some good tunes while you are scrolling through our website! 👉🏽
Neighborhood Bar With Rock n Roll Vibes 🤘🏽
Located Just Half A Block Away From The Beach In Downtown Santa Monica
Daily Happy Hour
VOTED ONE OF THE BEST HAPPY HOURS IN SANTA MONICA!
- INFATUATION LA- TIME OUT LA- LAist-
Keep Up To Date On Our Happy Hour Times By Following Us On Instagram. @thecraftsmanbar
Badass Bar Food
Try our WORLD FAMOUS burgers and tasty tater tots (popular with the locals).
Enjoy nightly drink specials Monday-Thursday 8pm-Close.
What People Are Saying About Us
“BEST BAR IN TOWN”
“My favorite bar in town! Perfect place for a casual date, or girl’s night out. I like to sit on the patio and people watch, while I sip on the great drink selections. Amazing bartenders and staff, AND John, the General Manager is so friendly!”
-Catia- Trip Advisor
“MY GO TO HAPPY HOUR SPOT”
“Whenever I am in the area, or whenever I’m craving the delicious original Tater Tots. “
“LOVE THIS PLACE “
“Can’t recommend this place enough. Friendly people, amazing cocktails, good food. Seriously, this is hands down, the best bar in Santa Monica.”
“EXCEEDED MY EXPECTATION”
“You know when you like a place, and then they even EXCEED your already good opinion? Yeah, that happened to me last weekend when I was there. Yes, the food is good, the drinks are good, the happy hour rocks, and so on. But the service….. WOW!“
HOURS OF OPERATION