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Candle Cafe & Grill

) #209 of 8,593 Restaurants in Los Angeles ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Cafe
325 Ocean Front Walk, Los Angeles, CA 90291-2409
+1 310-314-4456
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe
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325 Ocean Front Walk, Los Angeles, CA 90291-2409
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Reviews (190)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I must give this cafe an award - the worst latte I have ever had in my life. If they served this in Australia they would be out of business in a week. Also ordered eggs benedict which was also very average. Would not recommend...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to Candle as it was the only breakfast place open at 7am (we were recovering from jetlag...!) and we were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food. The breakfast bagel was filled with delicious ingredients and the coffee was to die for....More

Thank TheMcQuittyFamily
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great atmosphere! Not very expensive. Great view of the beach and a great place to people watch! Very Loud and hopping at night! Great breakfast as well!

Thank felicia82004
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My husband & I went here on the first morning of our honeymoon & went back 3 days in a row for breakfast! Absolutely delicious Huevos Rancheros & the omelettes were Devine. We are headed back to Venice Beach in June & cant wait to...More

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Being directly at Venice Beach this place is pretty busy. Unfortunately due to that we had to wait long for our waiter to take the orders, bring the drinks and finally get the food. The quality was OK but a bit too greasy for my...More

Thank k7007
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Together with my wife we had here very good breakfast. Black coffee was also not bad. Staff was fine as well.

Thank TomasPalyza
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Ok, here's the deal. Dined for lunch. Great burgers, including the bean and quinoa option. Class. Located right on the boardwalk. Gas fires for outside diners (winter in Feb but not at all cold). Nice spot. However, service is uninspired and uninterested, except for one...More

Thank JGSingers
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Visited twice in two days we liked it so much. Super friendly service right on the beach! Had the pineapple beer the first visit - dry and refreshing! Servers were very welcoming when we said we were only having a drink. Second visit came for...More

Thank Maggers
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This place is very under rated. It was near our hotel and hadn't heard anything of it so we didn't expect much. Got the chicken vegetable soup and it was awesome - real chicken not just a can soup. Also got the dipping breads and...More

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great selection of good food Excellent night with friends Our waiter was very friendly, helpful and entertaining Reminded us of our own sons - a student earning beer money but doing a great job

Thank Tomi61
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 Ocean Front Walk, Los Angeles, CA 90291-2409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Venice
  • Neighbourhood: Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 310-314-4456
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