15 Best Boardwalk Restaurants in and around Los Angeles


There is nothing more memorable than a restaurant right at the edge of the ocean to complete the ambiance of a summer day. These are the restaurants that people keep returning to, tourists and locals alike, because they have what it takes to turn summer moments into warm memories to last through the winter chills.

1. The Sidewalk Café – Venice Beach

Open air tables, a view of the beach, an extensive American menu, friendly staff, and loads of people-watching make this restaurant worth visiting on legendary Venice Beach Boardwalk. If you are into sports there are 10 TV screens for all the action. Try the Carnitas Tacos ($14.95) – seasoned pulled pork with all the tasty stuff like salsa, guacamole, pico de gallo, rice and beans on soft corn tortillas.

Where: 1401 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA 90291
Contact: (310) 399-5547

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