Simon & Darla's Guidebook

Simon & Darla

Simon is an Australian artist who's lived in Venice for the last 30 years. Darla is the owner of a fashion line and boutique in Venice.

Things to do in Los Angeles



Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 1429 Abbot Kinney Blvd·Map·Hours·Website·

487 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great healthy food with lovely outside patio. ..very cool ambiance.

245 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Let's just say, it's hard to imagine Venice without Cafe Gratitude. We are HUGE fans! Everything good, and good for you (:


Tasting Kitchen

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 1633 Abbot Kinney Boulevard·Map·Hours·Website·

202 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A Gorgeous restaurant with, I believe, the best cuisine and cocktails in Venice.

196 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The closest and most starstudded coffee shop on the street.


The Otheroom

Drinks & NightlifeBars
1201 Abbot Kinney Boulevard·Map·Hours·Website·

144 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Sexy, moody wine bar with sexy, moody people. Sometimes it's just what the doctor ordered.


TOMS Flagship Store

ShoppingClothing Stores
1344 Abbot Kinney Boulevard·Map·Hours·Website·

90 local Airbnb hosts recommend

One of the newest additions to AK is a fabulous fun place to hang out - with one of the coolest vibes and outdoor areas on the street. Dont miss it!


Abbot's Habit

Food SceneRestaurants
$· 1401 Abbot Kinney Boulevard·Map·Website·

55 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This is one of the early pioneers on the street. Good coffee, great sandwiches, salads, soups and breakfast pastries. Lots of Venice history.

416 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The best market/restaurant/juice bar/bakery/wine selection. So lucky to have this a little bikeride away.



Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 1432 Abbot Kinney Boulevard·Map·Hours·

24 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The best and most unique Sushi and Japanese fare in Venice. A gorgeous restaurant with an elegant refined style.

12 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Yoga baby! They do it well. Very intimate studio with a warm nurturing vibe.

26 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Just a hop skip and jump away. Great yoga classes and spinning.



Everything Else
2903 Washington Boulevard·Map·

10 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Life changing yoga