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French Market Cafe

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2321 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Ste 200, Los Angeles, CA 90291-4877
310-577-9775
Today
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating
Breakfast/Brunch

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A quite moment in Venice...great coffee

Enjoy breakfast or lunch in this secret hide away. The coffee is fantastic as well. I take most of my European guests here and they all love it. Weekends are a bit busy but during the week around 10am on is peaceful and full of locals. Speaking of locals, there are many regulars, loyal customers... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
knikitas
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Los Angeles, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Enjoy breakfast or lunch in this secret hide away. The coffee is fantastic as well. I take most of my European guests here and they all love it. Weekends are a bit busy but during the week around 10am on is peaceful and full of locals. Speaking of locals, there are many regulars, loyal customers, who start their days with... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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82 reviews 82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Now what you see is not what you get! This a crazy place. you go inside and its a french marketplace! like shops all around,faux skylight its gorgeous! By the way, The food is really good too.Love love love this place!

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Waterdown, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

During our stay in Del Ray, we decided to get to Abbott Kinney via Washington Boul. The walk to Abbot Kinney from the beach was longer than expected, so we had worked up quite the appetite, and if you come from Washington Boul., you notice that the shops and restaurants everyone speaks of on Abbot Kinney only start at Venice... More 

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Marina del Rey, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The French Market is a gem located in the Marina del Rey/Abbot Kinney area of Los Angeles. There are a few table inside, however the outdoor deck is where most enjoy their meal. The food is excellent, with many authentic French items on their menu. It is a limited service style of food service, where you order your food at... More 

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houston
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Found this place just driving around and was like magic. Beautiful little market, with delicious food. We tried many thing from onion soup, through sweet crepes and everything was delicious. Love the accent of the French lady, and to top the experience there were some fun Italian people seating outside to give the place a magic feeling of being in... More 

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Culver City
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68 reviews 68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

I've been to Paris 4 times in my life, but I don't claim to speak a word of French. I have that American habit of pointing. And when I went to the cafe I tried to understand the menu, to no avail. I finally pointed to the cashier at something that looked good. It said something like "Chicken stew with... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

What a great place to find. Excellent food and good service. My daughter recommends the crepes with chocolate

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Taunton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

We ate our first meal here after getting off the plane. We ate outside which was nice. There is also a small gourmet type store inside. Dogs were welcome.

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Santa Cruz, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

We came across this cafe by chance after escaping from a traffic jam. Quiet wooden deck shaded by bamboo and umbrellas, a little oasis of calm. We had quiche and cappucinos for lunch. Great service, delicious food.

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Vail, Arizona
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130 reviews 130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

I so wanted to adore this place as the outside seating on the patio is very attractive. However, I found it to be meh. The almond croissant, which I so deservedly earned after yoga class, was very good. Flaky, flavorful and just right. The cappuccino however, was lukewarm and quite weak! The service was also very slow considering it wasn't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2321 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Ste 200, Los Angeles, CA 90291-4877
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Venice
  • Neighborhood: Venice
  • Phone Number: 310-577-9775

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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