Lexi & Nick's Guidebook

Lexi & Nick
Hi! We are two long time Venice Beach locals and parents now living in Berlin. We love sharing our beautiful home in LA on Airbnb as well as our Berlin home (complete with cats!) when we are out of... read more

Things to do in Los Angeles

856 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A favorite hiking location with the locals

#2

Gjelina

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

487 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Lovey restaurant- a must try when in LA

#3

The Otheroom

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

144 local Airbnb hosts recommend

It's a cool local hang out after dark. In summer the front windows open and you can sit on Abbott Kinney and people watch while having a wine!

401 local Airbnb hosts recommend

One of the most famous shopping streets in Los Angeles. Also some of the best restaurants! On the first Friday of each month the street is lined with dozens of food trucks and late night shopping a... read more

129 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Trendy cafe- great food and fabulous bread.

137 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great for breakfast and coffee, bread and pastries. Proper barista style coffee and great atmosphere! Please try the avocado toast or the kale toast. The grain bowl is also amazing!

#7

Lemonade

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 1661 Abbot Kinney Boulevard·Map·Hours·Website·

141 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great salads and gourmet lemonades

608 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Enjoy the circus that is the Venice Beach Boardwalk!

#9

Wabi-Sabi Sushi & Asian

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 1635 Abbot Kinney Boulevard·Map·Hours·Website·

62 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great for happy hour with the kids! This fancy restaurant is SO kid friendly and between 3.30-6.30PM it's great for cheap sushi and small plates. For late nights sit at the bar and enjoy the 'Nobu... read more

66 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Fantastic kid friendly restaurant- fantastic pizza, pasta and salads

110 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Dine in cinema- a lot of fun!

416 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The best grocery store in Venice

203 local Airbnb hosts recommend

If you come to Venice beach you have to stop by the very place by which venice got its name!

#14

Ink

Food SceneRestaurants
$· 8360 Melrose Avenue·Map·Hours·Website·

30 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Celeb chef Michael Voltaggios' famous West Hollywood restaurant. Worth the trip out of Venice! Wonderful food and lovely cocktails. Very casual atmosphere with some of the best food in LA. Book in ... read more

92 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great trendy coffee shop wth sandwiches, pastries chocolates and a motorcycle boutique. Outdoor and indoor seating. A popular trendy local hang out- especially with film industry types and actors.

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Capo

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$$· 1810 Ocean Ave·Map·Hours·Website·

14 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Our favourite restaurant in LA. But one of those restaurants you only go to for special occasions :) It's not cheap but it is truly wonderful Italian food with a Mediterranean twist in an old schoo... read more

#17

Ralphs

EssentialsGrocery Stores
$$· 910 Lincoln Boulevard·Map·Hours·Website·

90 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Nice grocery store for every day grocery shopping- everything you will need including a large range of organic produce and a starbucks

26 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Pharmacy

#19

Queen's Market

EssentialsGrocery Stores
1523 Venice Boulevard·Map·Hours·

6 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This place is less than a dozen steps from our front door :) VERY convenient! Queen's Market has all essentials as well as coffee.

3 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Venice Walk streets are gorgeous and well worth a visit. Take a stroll from our place over to Superba Food and Bread for coffee then on to Abbott Kinney via the gorgeous walk streets west of Li... read more

1 local Airbnb host recommends

Bus to Venice Beach

1 local Airbnb host recommends

Bus Station- to Downtown