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26 Beach Cafe

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Venice
Italian, Californian
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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: Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 75
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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The front desk staff at our hotel recommended this restaurant and we were very happy with it. Great, large salads, and many other interesting burger varieties on the menu. Menu gave you the option of ordering an organic burger, which was a nice option for people worried about eating "conventional... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
Mark B
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Montpelier, VT, United States
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
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Montpelier, VT, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

The front desk staff at our hotel recommended this restaurant and we were very happy with it. Great, large salads, and many other interesting burger varieties on the menu. Menu gave you the option of ordering an organic burger, which was a nice option for people worried about eating "conventional" beef.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We stumbled upon this adorable restaurant on our weekend visit to LA. They had good, fresh mimosas. The churro French toast was absolutely amazing and the Baja Benedict was just to die for. The service was great, everyone was very nice and helpful. Not to mention the place itself is just so cute. We sat on the patio, so adorable!

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Gadsden, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

If you like French Toast you'll love 26 Beach. I go here for Sunday Brunch, so many different options of French Toast that it's hard to pick a flavor. I keep going back just to try something different you will too.

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Westport, Connecticut
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121 reviews 121 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Fun restaurant on the outskirts of Venice with an enormous range of burger choices for all palates. Salads were also enormous: We all brought them home and enjoyed them for another meal.

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Orlando, Florida
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114 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

After finding street parking we entered the colorful, eclectic realm of 26 Beach. The location is actually in Venice, so it needed to be eclectic! The menu had about twenty varieties of French toast. There were also cereals, pancakes and breakfast sandwiches. The distinction here was there is no regular toast. The eggs were either over pasta or brown rice,... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

If you're visiting the west LA / marina / venice / culver city / santa monica areas, come to 26 Beach for a fantastically delicious brunch experience. The feature here is their French Toast! So if you love french toast, you're in for a treat. They have a huge selection of french toast options, from savory to sweet, with ice... More 

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I've been there for dinner. I've found there fast service, good food, nice staff. I've tasted a burger with french fries.

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Woodinville, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

Huge menu to choose from, but no child options. We worked with the server to come up with noodles and meatballs for my daughter. We both had burgers, one veggie and one salmon burger. Amazingly delicious! Big portions, so come hungry! Breakfast looked amazing too!

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Smith, Nevada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We didn't eat at 26 Beach, instead having dinner delivered by LABites. Can't comment on the service, atmosphere, etc. but the food was pretty good. They have one of those menus where it's hard to decided (a good thing but frustrating seeing all those entries you can't get). I got their equivalent of a western bacon cheeseburger with a salad.... More 

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Malibu, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Was there for a business lunch. My associate wanted somewhere convenient to the freeway but with beach ambiance. The pink umbrellas always seemed intriguing. Sat outside. So did the flies. Tons of them. Swatting them off the food like it was Bombay India. The waiter staff was the B team. Stretched on serving and slow to wait. I ordered a... More 

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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 1 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Californian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine
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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  • 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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