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A local favorite, Groundworks has a casual, inviting vibe that is uniquely "Venice." Their signature coffee blends are smooth and their iced coffee is always a good decision.
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This modern bierhall serves up exotic sausages and a delightful selection of German and Belgian brews.
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Casual neighborhood breakfast spot featuring an impressive cereal bar and delicious breakfast sandwiches.
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This gigantic Whole Foods features a seriously impressive salad bar and a parking lot so hectic, someone wrote a song about it: www.youtube.com/watch?v=2UFc1pr2yUU
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Serving up classic, Japanese rice balls—known as omusubi. Inexpensive, filling, and flavorful—you couldn't ask for an easier choice for a quick lunch or dinner.
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One of the hottest restaurants in Venice - serving seasonal New American cuisine presented in a beautiful rustic-chic dining room.
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The canals are truly one of the most beautiful sights in Venice. Enjoy a leisurely stroll while you explore a unique neighborhood featuring some of the architectural gems of Venice.
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Casual gastropub with boardwalk-side seating, specializing in organic American fare & craft beers.
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This low-key spot features a New American menu, patio dining and a standout selection of craft beers.
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Modern marketplace serving a colorful bounty of seasonal California comfort in a bright cafeteria setting. Their salads are healthy and delicious and their lemonade is, of course, amazing.
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Whether dining-in, taking-out, or having your meal delivered, this inexpensive Venice institution is a local favorite.
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This well-stocked pharmacy is home to Jonathan Borofsky's famous "Ballerina Clown."
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Zagat: "Feels like it was 'Fed-Exed from TriBeCa,' even if it’s filled with 'good-looking' Venetians who 'just rolled off a surfboard.'" Perfect at 5pm. Beer + wine only.
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Enjoy some of the best of Gjelina at this Venice takeaway annex offering a limited menu of super-tasty sandwiches and pizzas. GTA is the perfect stop-off during a stroll down Abbot Kinney.
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Perched atop Hotel Erwin, High Rooftop Lounge offers a relaxed atmosphere with sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean and Venice Beach. Some of the best sunset views in LA.
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Fitness studio dedicated to both yoga and spinning, offering hatha-based yoga classes for all levels.
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Even foodies won't miss the meat at this vegan favorite offering salads, wraps, macrobiotic bowls and raw-food entrees.
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Quintessential Venice yoga studio with a full roster of awesome instructors. Single class drop-in rate: $17
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Serves up Four Barrel Coffee and expertly crafted almond milk lattes.
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This Modern California Asian Fusion brick and mortar establishment is an homage to Komodo's gourmet food truck roots. Quick, easy, and delicious - perfect for take-out. We're a fan of the "MP3."
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Tucked in an adorable alleyway off Abbot Kinney Blvd., this magical spot serves up Buttery Brew (a must try!) and paleo-friendly treats.
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It's a juice bar-bakery-deli-pizzeria-coffee shop-smokehouse—you get the idea. Named to Bon Appétit's "Hot 10" list of America's Best New Restaurants in 2015.
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Established in 1915, Townhouse is the oldest bar in Venice, boasting craft cocktails and a speakeasy vibe. Head over for Venice Underground Comedy + Red Light Burlesque, Wednesdays at 9pm.
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Oakland-born Blue Bottle Coffee is housed in a sleek, minimalist space. Go for the New Orleans iced coffee, cold-brewed for 12 hours with roasted chicory and sweetened with organic cane sugar.
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Serves delicious, Australian savory pies - the ultimate comfort food!
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Cafe + bakery in Venice Beach serving "Germanesque" breakfasts, tantalizing pretzel burgers, mini-sandwiches and pastries in a sleek space perfect for people-watching.
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Simmzy’s features craft beer and high-end (but moderately priced) pub fare including a signature burger, pulled pork sandwiches, grilled fish tacos and more. Don't forget to order Brussels sprouts.
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This conveniently-located bodega is just around the corner. It's the perfect spot to grab water, soda, a tallboy or even a bottle of wine.
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The breakfast burritos at Tacos Por Favor are guaranteed to start your day off right.
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Hailing from Portland, Oregon, Blue Star Donuts is known for its brioche-style doughnuts and sophisticated flavors.