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  1. Foodievents
    Evening Under the Stars: 28 Restaurants, 80 Wines, and The One and Only Kenny G.The South Bay food and wine event has a special guest planned.
  2. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Marcel Vigneron and Harutaka Kishi Popping Up at ‘The Coop’The two chefs are popping up over Easter weekend at Gonpachi to serve five brunch courses.
  3. Closings
    Woo Lae Oak and Gonpachi Retire on Restaurant RowInevitably, diners saved their money to eat in KTown and found much better Japanese options.
  4. Top Chef Alumni Newsletter
    Marcel Vigneron Brings Uni Flan and Nitro Dipping Dots to Gonpachi This WeekendThe Top Chef vet plans a kaiseki that will merge Japanese tradition with the space-age cooking the chef is known for.
  5. Menus
    Gonpachi, There’s a Spider Web in Our Soup!The La Cienega location of this Japanese chain dresses up for Halloween.
  6. Chef Shuffles
    Former Gonpachi and Cafe Del Rey Chef Coming to A Relaunching Custom HotelWill Joie de Vivre create demand for the isolated property?
  7. The Other Critics
    Brad A. Johnson Busts Bouchon’s No-Show Chef, Thomas KellerIs salt to blame or the lack of Thomas Keller?
  8. User’s Guide
    What’s New at dineLA Restaurant WeekA chance to try the city’s latest arrives again at a discount.
  9. Openings
    A ‘More Traditional’ Gonpachi Expands to Torrance, Open FridayA Japanese restaurant becomes more Japanese with its next location.