Hamburger Hamlet Shutters in WeHo; Ryan Carson Pops Up at Tiato

Hamburger Hamlet
Hamburger Hamlet Photo: LWY via Flickr

Citywide: Jacques Torres and his wife’s Madame Chocolat are popping up in The Grove and Americana at Brand. Elina Shatkin is pretty sure the hot chocolate is "made from unicorn dust and ground satyr hooves." [Squid Ink]
Culver City: Sazon Latin Fusion has decided to end its lunch service and will now serve dinner only from 5:00 P.M."until the party ends." [GS]
–Zach Brooks declares the new menu at the Westfield mall’s 101 Noodle Express makes it "the best food court lunch in all of Los Angeles," even if it doesn’t quite reach to the high bar of the original. [Midtown Lunch]
Hollywood: Caroline on Crack drinks a $75 tequila cocktail at The Spare Room. [CoC]

Hamburger Hamlet
Hamburger Hamlet Photo: LWY via Flickr

Larchmont: Vegan bakery BabyCakes is opening at the end of the month. [Eater]
Pasadena: On one Wednesday evening each month, chef and sommelier Brad Owen teaches wine classes at the Huntington Library. [LAT]
Santa Monica: Broadway Ale House, previously Fifth Amendment, has had its beer and wine license suspended. [GS]
–Chef Ryan Carson popped up at Tiato this week and has his own restaurant up his sleeves for next year. [KevinEats]
West Hollywood: Due to a rent increase, the Sunset Strip location of Hamburger Hamlet has been shuttered, killing the ten-year-old inside of all of us. [NBC]
Westwood: Eater’s got the first photos of Adam Fleischman’s pizza place, 800 Degrees. [Eater]