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Abbot Kinney

  1. Truckin’
    Food Trucks Foiled By New Abbot Kinney Parking RulesTrucks over six feet tall are being pushed away from the street’s intersections.
  2. Closings
    Abbot Kinney Annihilation: Glencrest BBQ Farewell Party Today; Jin PatisserieThe so-called “coolest street in America” may be losing the same places that made it cool.
  3. Openings
    TOMS Shoes Opens Coffee-Fueled Hangout in VeniceBlake Mycoskie extends his “What the World Needs Now” philosophy to a new flagship for locals.
  4. Truckin’
    Are Food Trucks Hoarding Parking Before Abbot Kinney’s ‘First Fridays?’U-Haul trucks and other vehicles are increasingly taking valuable spaces away from businesses, one business owner tells us.
  5. Closings
    After Thirteen Years, Lilly’s Closing on Abbot-KinneyThe Abbot Kinney veteran insists the closure is “not a sad thing,” while we know where salvation for everyday French food is to be found.
  6. Reopenings
    Lucky Stop No. 2 Returns To Resupply Abbot Kinney With BoozeWith a new modern look at one-third of the size, AK alkies are breathing a pungent sigh of relief.
  7. Mixocalypse
    Joe’s Starts The Abbot Kinney Cocktail Clash, Debuting This SundayBartenders from Hal’s , Tasting Kitchen, and Joe’s will face-off following The Taste of Abbot Kinney.
  8. Beef
    Gjelina Gets Put In Its Place by Venice Stakeholders AssociationWe have to wonder if treating the neighbors a little nicer might have resulted in a different decision.
  9. Beef
    Gjelina Challenged to Hold Its Horses on That 40-Seat ExpansionThe Venice Stakeholders Association is threatening to sue the city if it doesn’t abide by its own rules in regard to approving the restaurant’s planned growth.
  10. Truckin’
    Bigfoot Brings Food Trucks Back to Abbot-KinneyA new parking lot for food trucks is going to be tested on January 8th? Will it work? Eh, probably not.
  11. Truckin’
    Three More Months: Food Truck Ban Extended on Abbot Kinney First FridaysThe backlash against food trucks continues in Venice and could become permanent.
  12. Truckin’
    Food Trucks To Be Diverted From The Sure-Footing of Abbot Kinney’s First FridaysA no-parking ordinance will seek to seize control of the monthly festival from omnipresent food trucks.
  13. Oenophile
    Two New Wine Bars Opening in Venice in 2010Both aim to provide a counterpoint to the city’s young nightlife.
  14. Truckin’
    Cupcakes AGoGo Truck Hits Abbot-KinneyWill Abbot-Kinney be able to extend its backlash to this cute truck?
  15. Fro-Yo Blow-By-Blow
    Pinkberry Closing on Abbot-Kinney; Frost Coming to WestwoodVenice activists rejoice that a fro-yo chain is departing, while a new contender enters the icy arena.
  16. Truckin’
    La Galette Creperie Debuts in Venice TonightJennifer Samson puts her parents’ San Clemente cafe on wheels.
  17. Caffeine Combat
    Equator Books and Cafe ClosesBad news for Blue Bottle Coffee fans.
  18. Truckin’
    Abbot-Kinney’s Food Truck Love Affair Hits A Bump in the RoadVenice residents are angry at the food truck trend.
  19. Foodievents
    Elijah Craig Coming to Raise Comme Ca’s Bar This SundayFour L.A. bartenders will compete with bourbon cocktails.
  20. Openings
    Casa Linda Brings Authentic Pastor to VeniceCasa Linda brings a rare treat to Venice.
  21. Foodievents
    Who Will Be At Abbot Kinney’s First Food Festival, October 11thVenice’s trendiest street gets its first food festival.
  22. T.V. Land
    ‘Little Julia Child’ Breaks Out in HollywoodJulia Child Prudhomme acts with authenticity in Julie and Julia
  23. Openings
    What to Eat at Lemonade on Abbot-KinneyLemonade is now making sweet and healthy treats on Abbot-Kinney.
  24. Spot Check
    Food Truck Wait TimesHow long do you have to wait these days for your food truck to deliver the goods?