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26 Beach Cafe

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3100 Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90292-5551
(310) 823-7526
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10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 88
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great cafe

The menu is huge and each item is more enticing than another. The food is outstanding and the service is terrific. Great place for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Great for kids as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
arthshapiro
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New York City, New York
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
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New York City, New York
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78 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

The menu is huge and each item is more enticing than another. The food is outstanding and the service is terrific. Great place for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Great for kids as well.

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Florida
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

I loved the service, the food, the decor... Everything! We were 9 people on a Sunday morning without reservation and we only had to wait 15 minutes until they accommodate us without problem. Service was quick and easy and the food ESPECTACULAR! Highly recommended!

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Atlanta
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121 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

What a neat place to get introduced to SoCal! Big group of 9 was a little tight, but their burgers were worth the wait after a 4.5 hour flight from ATL!

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Frankfort, Kentucky
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Our friends who live in LA made the reservation based on the recommendation of several people. They gave us the private room In the back (good thing since there were younger children with us) which was very nice. The burgers were unique and delicious. I'm usually not one for burgers but they are known for them and rightfully so. We... More 

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Beverly Hills, California
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We were a group of 10, Manager was not helpful with splitting the bill or taking multiple credit cards, according to her all rules were set in stone and could not be changed, food was not great either, lots of it but nothing really good, our waiter was very sweet. We meet once a week as a group for lunch... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Came here with a cousin one day and it was so goo we brought a grown daughter who in turn brought her mother and sister. Really great noodle salad on first visit. Secon time I went for more green. I can't say enough. Companions had breakfasts. One amazing looking French toast. Eggs. Salad. Huge portions. Easy to share.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We had brunch this past Sunday at 26 Beach,3100 Washington Blvd.,Venice. I ordered the Chorizo Royal,the wife ordered the granola.Actually,I mentioned to our server, "I was stuck.Three items off the menu,caught my attention ." She quickly mentioned the Chorizo Royal. Okay,I've never had Chorizo kinda whipped up,"like a cloud",placed on a bed of rice,and topped off with guacamole con Pico... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

What a cute spot! The menu is so overwhelming, Pages and pages of choices. Some odd dishes, Chicken wings and Eggs?? We shared the French Toast with Lemon Ricotta and the Baja Benedict. Both were delicious, and great value. Our server was so friendly and attentive. Long lines outside, not sure why as they take reservations.

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Los Angeles
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Went for brunch with my husband and 2 kudos ages 10 and 14. I ordered the Crab Royal, it eggs scrambled with bacon, cheese and real crab topped with melted cheese over brown rice. Sounds weird but it's sooooo good! Hubby got the 4-A which is scramble but with 3 or 4 different types of sausage, super good. My son... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Food was fantastic - had the corned beef hash and it was super delicious. Staff was attentive and coffee was delicious. The deco was uber cute! Not great for morning business meeting - it get's a bit loud but definitely a good place for girls brunch!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3100 Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90292-5551
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Venice
  • Neighborhood: Venice
  • Phone Number: (310) 823-7526

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Venice
Venice has always danced to its own beat as the epicenter of bohemian culture in Los Angeles. Along the boardwalk there are street performers and local craftsmen selling their wares. Original paintings, souvenirs, and jewelry are on display. Crowds of visitors marvel at the sites while weightlifting enthusiasts pump iron in plain view, and skateboarders do their tricks around the skate park. All of it happens under the warm California sun with sprawling views of sand and sea. Heading east, the main drags of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Main Street are lined with boutique shops, some major retail stores, art galleries and restaurants. Here the ambiance is more relaxed and upscale than the frenetic boardwalk area. Venice is a mostly walkable (and certainly bikeable) neighborhood, full of areas to explore.
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