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Best things to do in Venice Beach

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Pedestrian Plaza
“Lots of crazy stuff here, but I recommend you rent bikes (or a segway) and roll along the bike path. It's an experience.”
398 locals recommend
Food Truck
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“Abbott Kinney built Venice and this street was named after him in the 1980's is full of High end shopping stores. ”
508 locals recommend
Beach Bar
“Known for its bohemian spirit, Venice is a buzzing beach town with upscale commercial and residential pockets. Free-spirited Venice Boardwalk is the site of funky shops, street performers and colorful murals. There’s also a skate park and Muscle Beach outdoor gym. Abbot Kinney Boulevard features foodie hot spots, stylish boutiques and coffee bars. A picturesque enclave of canals is surrounded by modernist homes.”
300 locals recommend
Canal
“Go very early for sunrise and have the canals to yourself with the most beautiful light!”
278 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Everything here is delicious...this place is so cool they don't even put their name on the outside...the takeout next door is great too! ”
510 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Busy local joint, lucky to get a spot if you have your laptop but great coffee.”
201 locals recommend
Café
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“Amazing breakfast, brunch and lunch food. It can get very busy and a bit pricey but it's absolutely worth it. A sister-restaurant to the ever popular Gjelina, this place is more casual, mainly outside seating and overall delicious. A must visit.”
220 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Be ready for some serious people watching. Take a stroll, check out the skate park and grab a bite to eat at Figtree for breakfast or lunch (half off breakfast from 8am-9am, great view.) or Venice Ale house for lunch or dinner.”
235 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Good sharing plates. Terrific bread with olive oil. Separate and communal tables. Very noisy inside main room.”
212 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Great organic food, wine and Ale. Indulge on the boardwalk, enjoy the view. ”
195 locals recommend
Seasonal, globally-inspired fare in an iconic, all-day spot
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“Nice cocktails. Check out the bar on a week day or weekend evening for a place to sit and enjoy drinks over conversations with friends.”
177 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“A classic dive bar in Venice. Cash only, delicious burgers, sticky floors and live music Friday, Saturday & Sundays.”
186 locals recommend
Bar
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“A local institution known for its hospitality, The Venice Whaler has been welcoming locals and visitors since 1944. Whether you need an escape from reality or just crave an impromptu celebration, The Venice Whaler is an infamous purveyor of magical sunsets, killer margaritas and world-famous fish tacos. More bar-y. A fabulous upstairs bar and seating area great for watching the sunsets.”
144 locals recommend
Canal
“Stroll through the canals that are the name sake of Venice. They were originally constructed in 1905 by developer Abbot Kinney and are best accessed off Washington Blvd, along the main channel directly south of Baja Cantina.”
129 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Venice is a great place to see and walk around. The Venice Canals are there with beautiful scenery and the magic of the canals with bridges lined with stunning homes and gardens.”
137 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Quick 5 minute bike ride straight up Venice Blvd. Cool, outdoor casual beach feel along with a fine dining section. Show up dressy or in your shorts, either way, this place is great and local!”
137 locals recommend