325 Ocean Front Walk Venice, California 90291
Open daily from 7am – 10pm (Winter season hours vary)
For over 40 years Candle Cafe & Grill has been the premier beach-view restaurant, located on the world famous Venice Beach Boardwalk. Revered as the best restaurant on Venice Beach offering the most delicious American Fare, Fresh Seafood, Steaks and Breakfast served ALL DAY. Indulge in the creations of our locally renown Chefs, boasting a very large menu that is sure to satisfy all tastes and preferences. Savor our delectable cuisine, while appreciating our world class location! We are located on the corner of Ocean Front Walk (the Venice Beach Boardwalk) and Dudley Ave, just look for the BLUE awning. Come join us for a great meal accompanied by a awesome experience, enjoy!
Breakfast: Served ALL DAY
Classic Breakfast – 2 Eggs cooked any style. Choose One of the following (Bacon, Turkey Bacon, Hickory Smoked Ham, or Sausage) Also Choose a breakfast potato (Hash Browns or Cajun Style) and a toasted bread (Sourdough, Wheat, Rye)
Breakfast Sandwich – Two eggs Bacon and cheese served on either a toasted Bagel or a freshly baked Croissant.
Huevos Rancheros – Fried eggs, corn tortillas, Flavorful fresh salsa with a bit of spice, Black beans with a side salad.
Breakfast Burrito: Eggs, Cheese, Hash Browns and a choice of 1 meat (Ham, Bacon, Sausage, or Soy Chorizo)
Pancakes – A stack of three homemade pancakes made fresh to order. Served with creamy soft butter and deliciously sweet syrup. Add Banana, Blueberry or Chocolate chips if you would like to create your own flavors!
Seasonal Fruit Platter – A delightful medley of fresh fruit. A beautiful blend of Strawberry, Cantaloupe, Honeydew, Banana, Pineapple. (Seasonal so fruit selections vary)
Granola Parfait – Freshly Roasted Granola paired with the finest sun dried cranberries, shredded coconut provides a tropical flair of flavor, with seasonal fruit on top of low-fat vanilla yogurt. Healthy and refreshing!
Eggs Benedict – Perfectly poached eggs served on top of hickory smoked ham & toasted English Muffin. Topped with the most delectable Hollandaise Sauce. A classic breakfast dish that embodies the original recipe and tradition of the 19th century. Always picture perfect!
Eggs Florentine – Perfectly poached eggs served on top of fresh tender spinach and a toasted English Muffin. Topped with our chefs signature Hollandaise sauce.
Freshly Baked Muffin – served warm with butter on the side. Choose either Chocolate or Blueberry.
Croissant – Soft, flaky, delicate croissant baked fresh daily. Served warm with a side of butter.
Almond Croissant – Freshly baked, almond filled, topped with toasted almond chips. Served warm with a side of butter.
Chocolate Croissant – Freshly baked, chocolate filled, flaky buttery crust. Served warm with a side of butter.
Spinach & Cheese Croissant – Our classic croissant served sandwich style with melted cheese on tender spinach. Soft and creamy, full of flavor.
Ham & Cheese Croissant – Our classic croissant served sandwich style with melted cheese and hearty hickory smoked ham. All the ingredients complementing each other, creating the perfect blend of flavors.
Turkey & Cheese Croissant – Our classic croissant served sandwich style with melted cheese and sliced deli turkey breast. A alluring sandwich that tastes just as good as it looks.
California Omelette – 4 Eggs scrambled with fresh California avocado, melted mozzarella cheese, black beans and chef crafted salsa. A west Coast favorite with ingredients sourced from California’s Farms and Gardens, served with toasted bread (Sourdough, wheat or rye) and Potato (Hash browns or Cajun style)
Ham & Cheese Omelette – Hickory smoked ham, 4 eggs combined with melted cheddar cheese. A beautiful classic combination. A iconic breakfast Omelette, served with toasted bread (Sourdough, wheat or rye) and Potato (Hash browns or Cajun style)
Mediterranean Style – 4 eggs , tender spinach, ripe tomatoes, crisp red onion, black olives and feta cheese. You can taste the global flavors of Mediterranean cuisine here beach-side in Venice California. Served with toasted bread (Sourdough, wheat or rye) and Potato (Hash browns or Cajun style)
Omelette de Venezia – 4 eggs, Chicken breast or Italian Sausage, freshly picked basil, signature-special-recipe hand crafted pesto sauce (our Chefs creation!!), and authentic Italian Asiago cheese. The flavors of Venice Italy enjoyed at the best restaurant on Venice Beach California. Served with toasted bread (Sourdough, wheat or rye) and Potato (Hash browns or Cajun style)
Vegetable Omelette – 4 eggs, tender spinach, mushroom, broccoli, crisp bell pepper, red onion. Topped with our fresh Tomato-basil-garlic sauce, made from scratch by our passionate chefs! A flawless combo of fresh ingredients for all veggie lovers! Served with bread (Sourdough, wheat or rye) and Potato (Hash browns or Cajun style)
Italian Omelette – 4 eggs, fresh tomato, red onion, bell pepper and Italian sausage. Inspired by the Italian coastal breakfast dishes and ingredients. Partake in a culinary zest of Italy while ocean side in Venice Beach CA!!! Served with toasted bread (Sourdough, wheat or rye) and Potato (Hash browns or Cajun style)
Salmon Omelette – 4 Eggs, Fresh Smoked Atlantic Salmon / Lox possessing sweet delicate notes of citrus and smoke, Freshly picked Dill and ripe tomato, and smooth textured cream cheese. A luxuriously crafted omelette offering a unique twist to the typical Lox dishes commonly seen in restaurants across the globe. Served with toasted bread (Sourdough, wheat or rye) and Potato (Hash browns or Cajun style)
order individual items from our side menu, a la carte:
Bagel & Cream Cheese – Hash Browns – Cajun Potatoes – Toast (sourdough,wheat or rye) – 2 eggs cooked any style – Sausage – Hickory Smoked Ham – Bacon – Turkey Bacon – Soy Chorizo – Guacamole – Avocado
Coffee – Espresso drinks – Fruit Juice:
Italian Roast coffee – Espresso Shot – Espresso Double – Cappuccino – Latte – Mocha Latte – Cafe Au Lait – Americano – Hot Tea (Green, English Breakfast, Earl Grey, Lemon ginger, Orange Spice, Chai Spice, Chamomile) – Orange Juice – Apple Juice – Pineapple Juice – Cranberry Juice – Bottled Water source from California Springs – San Pelligrino Sparkling water bottle
Starters & Appetizers :
Chicken Wings – Buffalo or BBQ wings. The Best chicken wings on Venice Beach! Served with Celery and Carrot sticks. Ranch Dip.
Freshly fried tortilla chips – served with homemade salsa and freshly crafted guacamole.
Calamari – Fried hand cut calamari rings with jalapeño and bell peppers in delicious beer batter, golden and crispy.
Chicken Fingers/Tenders – Boneless fried chicken strips served with fries and ranch dip.
Classic Quesadilla – Large tortilla with melted cheese served with salsa and sour cream. Add chicken, steak or shrimp to enhance the meal.
Combo Appetizer Plate – Fried food utopia! Wings, Chicken Tenders, Onion Rings and fries. Served with our original chef-crafted Chipotle Aioli sauce and creamy ranch dip.
Hummus Plate – Homemade Hummus, fresh toasted pita bread, Sun dried tomato remoulade, olives and tomato with cucumbers.
Onion rings – Crispy fried beer batter onion rings.
Nachos – Salsa , Black Beans, Nacho cheese, guacamole, sour cream served on the side of fresh tortilla chips. Add chicken or steak or shrimp.
Salad Menu :
Santa Fe Chicken salad – Caesar Salad – Greek Salad – Tostada Salad – Spinach salad — Add chicken , steak or shrimp to any salad.
Soup Menu :
Chicken veggie soup – Kale Vegan Soup – Clam Chowder
Burgers : The best burgers on Venice Beach Boardwalk!!!
Classic 1/2 lb Angus Beef Burger – Salmon Burger – Turkey Burger – Black Bean Veggie Burger….all served with fries or salad.
Burger ADD ON’s : Fried Egg, Cheese , grilled onions, Grilled mushroom, Bacon, Turkey Bacon, Avocado, Gluten Free Bun!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Sandwich Menu :
Grilled Chicken Sandwich – Classic Club Sandwich – BLTA Bacon Lettuce Tomato Avocado – Portobello Mushroom sandwich – Pulled Pork sandwich – Philly Cheese Steak sandwich……Sandwiches served with fries or salad.
Fish And Chips – Two, thick and flaky fresh beer battered Cod fish fillets served with hand cut fries. Chipotle Aioli sauce on the side for dipping.
Fresh Atlantic Salmon – 8 ounce Salmon fillet served with a house salad and your choice of Mashed Potatoes , Grilled Veggies or hand cut fries.
Idaho Rainbow Trout – 10 ounce Whole rainbow trout seared to perfection, served with a house salad and your choice of Mashed Potatoes , Grilled Veggies or hand cut fries.
Mahi Mahi Fish Tacos – Grilled Mahi fish tacos topped with cabbage, cilantro, cheese, sour cream and chef-crafted salsa made fresh daily. Served with house salad and delicious black beans.
Steaks : grilled steaks cooked to order
Ribeye steak 12 ounces –
Flat Iron Steak 8 ounces –
Grilled steaks served with a house salad and your choice of Mashed Potatoes , Grilled Veggies or hand cut fries.
Fajitas : Chicken or Steak
Grilled fajitas served with Rice, Beans, grilled Onions and peppers on the side of corn tortillas on a hot plate.
Pastas : Penne or linguini noodles with garlic bread (Gluten-free pasta available)
Tomato basil garlic – Bolognese – Chicken pasta – Shrimp pesto pasta –
Mare seafood pasta (mussels, clams, calamari, shrimp – white wine based sauce)
Pizza Menu :
Cheese pizza – BBQ chicken pizza – Blanco pizza – Hawaii Pizza – Margherite Pizza – Pesto Pizza – Mediterranean Pizza
Custom Pizza : Choose your own toppings – Steak, Chicken, Shrimp, Sausage, Pepperoni, Mushroom, Pineapple, Onion, Garlic, Veggies,
Dessert Menu :
Key Lime Pie – NY Style Cheese Cake – Cookies and cream – Chocolate Sundae – Vanilla Ice Cream Scoop
Soft Drink Menu: Also drinks To Go
Coke – Sprite – Lemonade – Ice Tea – Root Beer – Soda Water – Diet Coke – Pelligrino Sparkling Water Bottle – Water Bottle – Iced Coffee – Iced Espresso drinks
Kids Menu : The best kids menu in Venice Beach
Grilled Cheese and fries – Chicken Tenders and fries – Kids Pasta — All cost effective meals, good food for a great price and the kids love it!!!!!!
Alcohol : Adult Drinks
Beer – Wine – Cocktails – Margarita, Bloody Mary , The best Mimosa in Venice Beach, Sangria!!!!!! Our freshly crafted cocktails are way better for brunch than Bottomless mimosas!!!!!