There’s more to restaurants in Venice than Abbot Kinney.
Jess Basser Sanders, Brant Cox, Arden Shore & Sylvio MartinsDecember 21, 2022
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The best new spots to check out in Venice, Santa Monica, Malibu, Sawtelle, and more.
Brant Cox, Arden Shore, Sylvio Martins & Nikko DurenJanuary 17, 2023
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Where to have brunch in Venice, Santa Monica, and beyond.
Jess Basser Sanders, Brett Keating & Nikko DurenApril 26, 2022
From dive bars to dance parties and tiki themes, these are the 12 best places to grab a drink in Venice
Sylvio MartinsJune 29, 2022
There are a lot of options for Mexican food on the Westside. These are the best of them.
Jess Basser Sanders, Brant Cox, Brett Keating, James Montgomery & Arden ShoreNovember 4, 2019
17 places that’ll convince your too-cool friends that the Westside is actually not terrible.
Brant CoxJune 19, 2019
The busiest street in Venice is also home to some excellent restaurants. Here are the best places to eat & drink on Abbot Kinney.
Jess Basser Sanders & Brant CoxNovember 14, 2017
Paloma is a Venice restaurant with a beautiful patio and pricey, mediocre food.
Sylvio MartinsDecember 27, 2022
There’s more to eating in Venice than Abbot Kinney.
Willie Mae's is a New Orleans' institution with spectacular fried chicken and good sides.
Sylvio MartinsDecember 21, 2022
Casablanca is a Venice spot that's been doing old-school Cali-Mexican food for decades.
Arden ShoreOctober 28, 2022
Healthy, organic Mexican in Venice.
Garrett SnyderSeptember 30, 2022
Belles Beach House is a kitschy, tropical-themed Venice Boardwalk spot with tiki-esque cocktails and a DJ booth.
Sylvio MartinsAugust 16, 2022
A beach-by-beach guide to LA that’ll help you know exactly where to eat after your day in the sand.
Brant Cox & Kat HongJuly 14, 2022
Wabi in Venice is not where you go for an out-of-body sushi experience. Instead, you come here to have solid cocktails and eat pretty meh sushi rolls that sound like they were conceptualized by a 21 year-old club promoter.
Sylvio MartinsJuly 5, 2022
A cool, casual bar in the heart of Lincoln Blvd.’s car mechanic row.
This Brig is Abbot Kinney’s last true dive bar: an establishment that has been in business for nearly 70 years, which by LA standards makes it a historical landmark.
Only The Wild Ones is a natural wine bar that distills the current Abbot Kinney aesthetic and makes great low-ABV cocktails.
Townhouse is a speakeasy-themed, two-story bar full of college students and young professionals looking to kick off the weekend with tequila cocktails or catching a live act at Del Monte.
Wallflower is a mostly-Indonesian restaurant that's perfect for family-style dining. They also make some of the best craft cocktails we’ve had in recent memory.
Sylvio MartinsJune 23, 2022
Apart from the lively crowd and great nu-disco playlist, this dimly lit aperitivo spot serves small plates with a solid cocktail menu featuring lots of amari.
American Beauty offers a new kind of steakhouse experience—one that’s laid back and sandy, right on the Venice beach.
Team InfatuationJanuary 19, 2022
A Venice spot full of locals with a split personality, and lots of fish tacos.
Written byJess Basser Sanders
Baby Blues is a solid BBQ option everyone in Venice seems to have forgotten about.
Written byBrant Cox