A neighborhood oasis, Makani brings a fresh, market-driven menu to the Westside. Executive chef Brian Wilkinson helms the kitchen showcasing high quality, sustainable produce and meats. With a menu built to be shared, Venice locals will appreciate a broad array of seasonal vegetables and wood-grilled meat selections.

 

v- vegan | vg- vegetarian | gf- gluten free | vo- vegan optional

 
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snack

OLIVES oven roasted, lemon, garlic, fennel pollen v/vg/gf

PICKLES assorted market vegetables v/vg/gf

RADISH weiser farm radish, chive butter, sea salt gf/vo

BREAD AND BUTTERS clark st. bread, lardo, chive, house smoked butter vo


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MUSHROOM roasted maitake, fried rice, tofu foam, dashi v/gf

HAMACHI crudo, fennel, grapefruit, kumquats, citrus oil, serrano gf

OCTOPUS kohlrabi slaw, house made creme fraiche, chili glaze gf

TARTARE grass fed ranch beef tenderloin, confit egg yolk, caper, toasted rye

PORK niman ranch pork belly, creamed leeks, snow peas, lemon, grana padano gf

CAVATELLI roasted tomato, garlic, basil, distefano mascarpone, chili flake vg/vo

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garden

LITTLE GEM tomato, nueske’s bacon, shaft blue cheese, crouton, ranch

SPINACH california date, toasted almond, 3 mo. manchego, maple vinaigrette vg/gf/vo

POTATOES weiser family farms rose potato, herb vinaigrette, horseradish crema, chive vg/gf/vo

CAULIFLOWER fire roasted spicy romesco sauce, marcona almond, herbed bread crumb v

CARROTS farm fire roasted baby carrots, red quinoa salad, greek yogurt vg/gf/vo

CABBAGE grilled savoy, pickled fresno, parsley, citrus, cider vinaigrette v/gf


grill

SALMON wild new zeland ora king salmon, creme fraiche, preserved lemon relish gf

WHOLE FISH wild caught, fresno pepper gremolata gf

CHICKEN rosies farm organic 1/2 chicken, black garlic chicken jus (serves two) gf

PORK LOIN 16 oz. niman ranch chop, red pepper relish, mustard greens gf

CALI CUT 8 oz. creekstone farm prime grass fed black angus NY center cut gf

RIB EYE 16oz. creekstone farm prime grassfed black angus, dijon, chicory (serves two) gf

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dessert

LEMON Bavarian, curd, shortbread, vanilla meringue

APPLE crostata, apple butter, whipped cream

CHOCOLATE chocolate chip macaroon, dark chocolate cookie crumble, Jeni’s vanilla bean ice cream