Mario Batali Signing at Mozza2Go; Moon Juice Opening in Venice

Moon Juice founder Amanda Chantal Bacon
Moon Juice founder Amanda Chantal Bacon Photo: Moon Juice

Beverly Hills: The Euro disco party at Rose has come to a short stop, with plans to relaunch in spring with a new concept. Hopefully, the giant cocktails still have a home. [Eater]
-Cafe Delfini looks to be opening a second restaurant in the former home of Porterhouse Bistro. [Eater]
Burbank: Tony’s Darts Away is offering a vegan menu for Superbowl. Time for vegans to get their Frito pie on. [GS]
Citywide: Irene S. Virbila calls L.A. “the most gourmet-conscious city on the planet” after typing terms into Google and discovering 112,000,000 entries under the terms “los angeles gourmet.” [LAT]
-Zach Brooks uncovers The Garbage Truck, a new food truck serving Rochester garbage plates, which look like a little like poutine partnered with some seriously psycho donburi…but grosser. [Midtown Lunch]

Downtown: Sara Johannes has left WP24, replaced by Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill at L.A. Live’s John Lechleidner. [Eater]
Hollywood: On January 27th, Mario Batali will sign his new book, Molto Batali, at Mozza2go’s Scuola di Pizza, starting at 1:00 P.M. [GS]
-Go Burger has unveiled its new, expanded menu with dishes like bulgogi and pastor tacos, hummus and pita, grilled entrees, and tuna tartare. [GS]
Palms: Showing great Gold-en potential, Garrent Snyder pens one helluva review of Moo Moo Cafe’s Yen Ta Fo. [Squid Ink]
Santa Monica: The L.A. Chamber Orchestra is exploring a passion for food as the angle for a Broad Stage music event called Savor, with cello virtuoso Jonathan Gold, Michael Ruhlman, and Susan Feniger each hosting three distinct events. [LACO]
-North Hollywood’s Supreme Bean and city-wide Groundwork Coffee Company are uniting under the name Groundwork Coffee Company, LLC. [GS]
Studio City: Chi Dynasty is having a Chinese New Year’s festival on January 23rd, featuring free apps, a traditional lion dance, and gift bags. [GS]
-Locanda del Lago is serving a five-course venison menu this Thursday. [Taste Terminal]
Venice: Amanda Chantal Bacon’s Moon Juice is opening on January 23rd. [Eater]