Guidebook for Los Angeles

Stacey
Guidebook for Los Angeles

Shopping

Main Street is one of the best shopping districts on the Westside. Dotted with many restaurants too. The stretch from Bicknell to Rose Avenues is a pedestrian-friendly zone.
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Main Street
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Main Street is one of the best shopping districts on the Westside. Dotted with many restaurants too. The stretch from Bicknell to Rose Avenues is a pedestrian-friendly zone.
One of L.A.'s favorite specialty bookstores, Mystic Journey hosts frequent seminars and lectures by leading authors. Crystals and natural health focused products too.
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Mystic Journey Bookstore
1624 Abbot Kinney Blvd
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One of L.A.'s favorite specialty bookstores, Mystic Journey hosts frequent seminars and lectures by leading authors. Crystals and natural health focused products too.
Super yummy juices and almond based drinks and healthy snacks! Famous for their beauty, moon and brain dusts…to name a few.
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Moon Juice
507 Rose Ave
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Super yummy juices and almond based drinks and healthy snacks! Famous for their beauty, moon and brain dusts…to name a few.
Beloved vintage and antique mall filled with over 100 vendors offering everything from bohemian modern decor to mid-century modern furniture.
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The Mart Collective
1600 Lincoln Boulevard
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Beloved vintage and antique mall filled with over 100 vendors offering everything from bohemian modern decor to mid-century modern furniture.
Espresso & light fare served in a contemporary space also offering flowers & unique home goods. Great gifts!
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Flowerboy Project
824 Lincoln Blvd
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Espresso & light fare served in a contemporary space also offering flowers & unique home goods. Great gifts!

Food Scene

Bay Cities is a Santa Monica institution that's been open since 1925. Home to The Godmother, Los Angeles' greatest sandwich. Closed Mondays.
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Bay Cities Italian Deli & Bakery
1517 Lincoln Boulevard
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Bay Cities is a Santa Monica institution that's been open since 1925. Home to The Godmother, Los Angeles' greatest sandwich. Closed Mondays.
Fresh American fare and guarded to be one of the most delicious coffee drinks you've ever had. Great salads, sandwiches and pastries. Almost always a line, but worth it.
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Urth Caffé Santa Monica
2327 Main Street
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Fresh American fare and guarded to be one of the most delicious coffee drinks you've ever had. Great salads, sandwiches and pastries. Almost always a line, but worth it.
Serving artisan style pizzas that highlight a range of sustainable, locally-grown ingredients found at the Santa Monica farmer's market and sourced by nearby purveyors. Love the seasonal menu. Full ABC bar.
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Stella Barra Pizzeria & Wine Bar
2000 Main Street
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Serving artisan style pizzas that highlight a range of sustainable, locally-grown ingredients found at the Santa Monica farmer's market and sourced by nearby purveyors. Love the seasonal menu. Full ABC bar.
Good for a quick and easy meal- lunch or dinner. Easy & inexpensive. Roasted chicken and traditional California style sides.
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California Chicken Cafe
424 Lincoln Boulevard
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Good for a quick and easy meal- lunch or dinner. Easy & inexpensive. Roasted chicken and traditional California style sides.
From the owners of Gjelina, Gjusta bakery is very noteworthy! Outdoor and indoor seating. Beautiful bakery for snacks, dessert, lunch, coffee and juices. Featured as one of Bon Appétit’s “Hot 10” best restaurants for 2015.
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Gjusta
320 Sunset Avenue
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From the owners of Gjelina, Gjusta bakery is very noteworthy! Outdoor and indoor seating. Beautiful bakery for snacks, dessert, lunch, coffee and juices. Featured as one of Bon Appétit’s “Hot 10” best restaurants for 2015.
Very California culture infused restaurant. Hands down one of my favorites. We love the concept and don’t leave without trying a dessert…trust me!
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Cafe Gratitude
512 Rose Ave
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Very California culture infused restaurant. Hands down one of my favorites. We love the concept and don’t leave without trying a dessert…trust me!
Hip, but down to earth Venice wine bar serving tapas, small plates featuring a Mediterranean menu of cheese and charcuterie to salads. Also a retail wine shop so you can buy a bottle to take with you.
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Venice Beach Wines
529 Rose Avenue
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Hip, but down to earth Venice wine bar serving tapas, small plates featuring a Mediterranean menu of cheese and charcuterie to salads. Also a retail wine shop so you can buy a bottle to take with you.
Lofty, boho-chic all-day eatery with two patios, a bar & a bakery. Serving rustic Californian menus.
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The Rose Cafe & Restaurant
220 Rose Ave
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Lofty, boho-chic all-day eatery with two patios, a bar & a bakery. Serving rustic Californian menus.

Essentials

Very reasonable for mani, pedi's & gels, but nothing fancy.
Pinkies Nail and Spa
2806 Main St
Very reasonable for mani, pedi's & gels, but nothing fancy.
Our favorite place to get it all groceries; juices, fresh always ready hot & cold food bars, international prepared cuisine. Pick steaks or seafood and have it cooked for you while waiting at wine bar.
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Whole Foods Market
225 Lincoln Boulevard
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Our favorite place to get it all groceries; juices, fresh always ready hot & cold food bars, international prepared cuisine. Pick steaks or seafood and have it cooked for you while waiting at wine bar.
Various classes offered in studio and online.
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The Yoga Collective Venice
512 Rose Avenue
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Various classes offered in studio and online.

Drinks & Nightlife

An authentic Irish Pub and restaurant. They host live musical acts most nights and host weekly Open Mic Nights. Lots of TV’s too if looking to catch a game.
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Finn McCool's
2702 Main Street
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An authentic Irish Pub and restaurant. They host live musical acts most nights and host weekly Open Mic Nights. Lots of TV’s too if looking to catch a game.

Everything Else

Local produce, goods and sampling :) Very kids friendly with face painting, pony rides and a little petting zoo. Sundays 8:30 am - 1:30 pm https://www.smgov.net/Portals/Farmers_Market/Market_Days/Sundays/Sunday_Main_Street.aspx
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Santa Monica Sunday Main Street Farmers Markets
2640 Main Street
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Local produce, goods and sampling :) Very kids friendly with face painting, pony rides and a little petting zoo. Sundays 8:30 am - 1:30 pm https://www.smgov.net/Portals/Farmers_Market/Market_Days/Sundays/Sunday_Main_Street.aspx

Sightseeing

The reason millions of people visit the Southern California coast. Definitely worth a ferris wheel ride, which carries you up and over the ocean and is 100% solar powered!
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Santa Monica Pier
200 Santa Monica Pier
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The reason millions of people visit the Southern California coast. Definitely worth a ferris wheel ride, which carries you up and over the ocean and is 100% solar powered!

Parks & Nature

Outdoor space with a turf sports field, walking loop, picnic areas, plus a playground & free WiFi.
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City of Santa Monica - Airport Park
3201 Airport Avenue
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Outdoor space with a turf sports field, walking loop, picnic areas, plus a playground & free WiFi.