For nearly 20 years, Mélisse has remained a fine-dining darling in Santa Monica, but the Michelin-starred restaurant’s gourmet vegetarian tasting menu (priced at $145) has not been praised nearly enough for its upscale approach to veggie-focused, seasonally driven French fare. The four-course meal’s latest offerings include creative showstoppers like a beet salad with olive-oil panna […]