North Venice Blvd. VisitVeniceCa May 29, 2015 Neighborhood Hotspots, Nightlife Located west of Pacific Ave. on N.Venice Blvd. is a vibrant enclave of art and food. There are three dedicated art galleries as well as several restaurants that pull double duty as art galleries. As well, there are tattoo studios, artisan delis and more. PARKING: free street parking on Pacific Ave. CITY PARKING LOT: 2100 Ocean Front Walk. Venice, CA 90291. PRIVATE PARKING LOT: 42 North Venice Blvd. Suggested Activities: Eat some sushi or get a margarita from the Canal Club! They have a huge tequila selection. Check out James Beach. Their fish tacos were featured in the movie “I Love You Man,” and they feature artists throughout the restaurant. Get a tattooo at DEVOCEAN tattoo shop. Buy some beer and head to the beach. Muni’s liquor has you covered. Get one of BELLISIMOS killer sandwiches and an espresso and walk the boardwalk. Go to an art gallery! Here is a list, and they are all right next to each other. L.A. LOUVER: Founded in Venice, California in 1975, L.A. Louver is committed to contemporary art through a distinguished exhibition program of Los Angeles based and international artists. Please visit http://www.lalouver.com/ for more info.