The Yard Closes in Santa Monica

The Yard
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The Yard, the ale-powered hangout that reached its culinary apex under Top Chef-vet C.J. Jacobson (who left one year ago), is now shuttered in Santa Monica. The seaside restaurant space, formerly focused on draft beer, looks to be under the new hands of Craftsman Bar & Kitchen, a forthcoming concept with its mind on the vine. [TRA]