About Us


A real love for bikes, knowledge, quality work and a friendly shopping experience sets us apart from all other bike stores.


Our Story

Where It All Began

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It all began in Santa Monica on Main St, owning an operating a successful bike shop and service center. With the success of The Bike Shop Santa Monica, owner Andrew Smith has expanded to include his second store at an bigger location in Palms/Culver City area at the Bike Shop California.

Prior to being The Bike Shop California, this location served as Los Angeles’s oldest bike store location with over 80 years of service as a bike repair and bike shop location. 


What We Offer

Best Repair Center

We have assembled a team of LA’s most  seasoned bike mechanics with experience of 15-30 years in the industry. 

Friendly Advice

We have been helping customers one-on-one find their perfect bike for their riding style for over 15 years.


E-Bikes are the newest form of fun on two wheels, but with so many to choose fun which ones can you rely on. We’ve test them all, see what we recommend and drive them in-store!

Road Bikes

Kids Bikes

City Bikes


What People are Saying

Beautiful new shop

Beautiful new shop, like night and day from the old Palms Cycle its replaced. New polished concrete, selection of e-bikes for me to try out. You can watch the bike mechanics work on bikes, its fun a fun spot for people into bikes!

Mr M, Yelp

Had my bike tuned up

Had my bike tuned up (brakes tightened, wheels made true’d, derailleur adjustment, chain oiled) and now it rides so munch nicer. Nice to have a nice bike shop that does things right. Good job!

Bob Frank, Google Maps

“Another successful experience”

This place is amazing! The redesign is perfect and staff is friendly with fast service. Well organized and saved me from being late to work today when I got a flat.

Michael Kozicki, Google Maps