His 21-year-old eponymous flagship closes after tonight's service.
Larkin Mackey blames his landlord in a situation reminiscent of The Must's removal.
It doesn't take long to replace the memories, either.
The Santa Monica speakeasy will close at the end of the month following two and a half years of campy fun.
The founders are making a return to their native South, leaving L.A. with one less option for mobile naanwiches.
Jean Francois Meteigner had a noble two-and-a-half year run before joining other esteemed statesman like Josiah Citrin and Alain Giraud.
Until Nobu gets here or the French Laundry rumor is revived, the pier could be pretty bleak for a while.
Another San Francisco chef is flying south this winter.
Newport appears to be the new landing pad for pricey restaurants looking to expand from the limits of hyper-casual L.A.
Gordo will open a new concept inside of Sin City's Paris Hotel.
The legendary deli only made it about two years in The Valley.
The shutters bring the occupancy rate to only 50% at Santa Monica Place's rooftop market component.
The business will now shutter on Friday the 13th in order to accommodate everyone's last meal.
With endless options for mediocre Italian food crowing the neighborhood, it's difficult to part with a restaurant that consistently kept the bar raised.
After more than 60 years, the restaurant claims it can't stomach a rent increase.
It's tit-for-tat in the wild world of wurst this week.
The Lincoln location will soon be replaced by a Wendy's.
Done with Double Down doppelgangers, a new concept is rumored to be taking over.
Plans for new Echo Park restaurant from the owners of Cookbook.