Pub Food in Venice, Marina Del Rey & Playa del Rey

A Playa del Rey classic, with a knotted-wood bar, TVs strobing sports, and porthole windows inside, as well as a sunshine patio out back. But the crowds are here for the famed Shack Burger (a beef patty topped with a butterflied Louisiana sausage) – it’s a slightly intimidating, spicy, savory thing of artery-clogging beauty.