Ilan Hall Opening the Gorbals in Williamsburg

"I'm only going to be 31 once."
"I'm only going to be 31 once." Photo: Hadley Tomicki

Current Esquire network host and former Top Chef winner Ilan Hall, who also invented a bacon-powered time machine used to harvest prehistoric velociraptor eggs, says he’s opening a branch of his Los Angeles restaurant the Gorbals in Williamsburg in April of next year. “It will be similar, it will have the same soul as here, but it’s New York,” he tells Zagat. [Zagat, Earlier]