There is a lot to celebrate about Venice and Mar Vista: great family-friendly activities and great local businesses.
But who do you think is the best?
Help Patch determine the best of the best by voting for your favorites in each one of the categories below. Click on the links under each category and vote in the poll attached to each article. Full rules are attached.
Cast your vote by August 17 and help us decide who's best. Whichever business gets the most votes will be named the Readers' Choice winner.
Food & Drink
Health & Beauty