Rose Ave. VisitVeniceCa March 8, 2014 Neighborhood Hotspots Rose Ave. has gone through a boom of development over that last several years. It is now home to a dozen or so unique restaurants, cutting edge fashion boutiques, yoga studios, salons, coffee houses and more! PARKING: There is free street parking. And the shopping center near 5th ave., has a garage and validates. Find parking with ParkMe! ParkMe lets you reserve parking at select lots and garages. ParkMe helps you find the closest, cheapest parking nearby and displays real-time availability at select destinations. Click here to find parking! SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES: Try the lambwich at Venice Beach Wines. Drink a brew and eat fried pickles at Cerveteca. Have some Vegan food at Cafe Gratitude. Get your hair done by a hot chick at a little trim. Eat Mexican food at 3:00 a.m. at La Cabana. Go to the bar inside Whole Foods and catch a buzz before you go food shopping. Have a locally roasted, fair trade coffee at Groundworks. Get some cool clothes at DNA. Get a non toxic, cruelty free makeover at Wicked Salon.