University of Southern California

SCampus Student Guidebook

Exploring Los Angeles

Culver City Station

Culver City Station

Dining

Akasha

9543 Culver Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 845-1700
akasharestaurant.com

Sustainable right down to its hemp-upholstered seats and organic cotton uniforms, Akasha has a large vegan menu as well as cruelty-free meats for the conscientious carnivore.

Father’s Office

3229 Helms Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90034
(310) 736-2224
fathersoffice.com

This crowded gastropub’s beloved burger – bleu cheese, bacon, carmelized onions and arugula – is worth the fight for a table.

In-N-Out Burger

9245 W. Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90034
(800) 786-1000
in-n-out.com

Out-of-towners should check out the secret menu (in-n-out.com/menu/not-so-secret-menu.aspx) for maximum enjoyment of this quintessential California burger.

Let’s Be Frank

Helms Ave. between Washington Blvd. and Venice Blvd.
letsbefrankdogs.com

This semi-mobile trailer makes its lunchtime residence in the Helms Bakery Complex. Pink’s may have better people-watching, but Let’s Be Frank’s juicy, organic all-beef beauties are grilled to a perfect crisp.

Movies

Pacific Theatres Stadium 12

9500 Culver Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 559-2416
pacifictheatres.com

Tickets range from $9.50 to $11.75, with a $3.50 surcharge for 3D films.

Museums

Museum of Jurassic Technology

9341 Venice Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 836-6131
mjt.org

Bizarre museum with exhibits such as cosmonaut dogs and trailer parks. Open Thursday – Sunday.

Shopping

Surfas Restaurant Supply and Gourmet Food

8777 W. Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 559-4770
surfaslosangeles.com

Prepare to feed an army at this comprehensive cooking supply warehouse.

Trader Joe’s

9290 Culver Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 202-1108
traderjoes.com

Popular West Coast grocery store with an emphasis on gourmet, organic, vegetarian and imported foods.

Theatre

The Actors’ Gang Theatre

9070 Venice Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 838-GANG
theactorsgang.com

Presents bold, original works for the stage and daring interpretations of the classics. Tickets available on the Website for $35 (a $4 Internet fee will apply).

Student Discount

Student tickets $30. “Pay what you can” performances every Thursday night.

Kirk Douglas Theatre

9820 Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
(213) 628-2772
centertheatregroup.org

The Culver City outpost of the Center Theatre Group specializes in smaller-scale, more intimate performances.


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