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Richard Sandoval

  1. Change of Plans
    Jeffrey Chodorow’s China Grill Management Tapped to Run Yotel’sThe restaurants will not shut down while the new operator comes onboard.
  2. Restaurant Review
    Platt on the Retooled South American Joint RaymiIn the old Nuela space, a retooled South American joint.
  3. Openings
    What to Eat at Raymi, Richard Sandoval’s Peruvian ForaySee the food and the menus.
  4. Closings
    Piero Selvaggio’s Primi al Mercato Shutters in Santa Monica PlaceMeanwhile, a rep at Richard Sandoval’s places says the axe is far from falling on the mall’s eateries.
  5. Trends
    Zengo is Suddenly All Into Peruvian Food TooThe restaurant will add the likes of lomo saltado and ceviche to its menu, suspiciously just days after the cooking is declared “the next big thing.”
  6. Openings
    Y Tacos, TambiénZengo has unveiled a rooftop taqueria.
  7. Openings
    First Look at Four, Not Your Average Restaurant/Bar/ClubEighteen thousand square feet, baby!
  8. Openings
    Richard Sandoval Will Add Food to ‘New York Largest Outdoor HotelThe Zengo restaurateur has been tapped to do food and beverage at Times Square’s forthcoming Yotel.
  9. Imports
    The Next Empire to See Dollar Signs in L.A.? NYC’s Artichoke PizzaThe diminutive pizza place has caused a sensation in New York, let’s just hope it translates better than Cafe Habana and Richard Sandoval.
  10. Marketing Gimmicks
    50-Foot Fake Tree Being Virtually Lit Tomorrow at Santa Monica PlaceIt’s not exactly a 74-foot pine at Rockefeller Center, but it will be warmer.
  11. The Other Critics
    WP24 Charms Gold, But Not With Its Chinese; Virbila Swoons for CleoL.A. Weekly finds Puck’s luxury sky-scraping restaurant hit or miss, while L.A. Times is content with The Redbury’s trendy Hollywood scene.
  12. Vegging Out
    Zengo Goes Vegetarian and Gluten-FreeRichard Sandoval’s Asian-Mexican mash-up introduces two new menus.
  13. Slideshow
    What to Eat at Richard Sandoval’s RayaSuperior to Sandoval’s Santa Monica Place infusions, the focus is sustainable seafood topped with Asian and Mexican-influenced micro ingredients.
  14. Foodievents
    James Beard and Cedd Moses Join L.A.’s New Tasting SeasonCelebrity chefs include locals like CJ Jacobson and Shannon Swindle.
  15. The Happiest Hours on Earth
    La Sandia Sprouts a Tequila-Drenched Happy Hour TonightIf recent coverage has you thirsting for mezcal, La sandia’s chile pepin salt-rimmed cocktail is a nice place to start.
  16. The Other Critics
    GQ Jumps On The L.A. Love Train; Gold Gets Offended by Santa Monica PlaceElsewhere, S. Irene Virbila and L.A. mag both lose it over Waterloo & City’s shepard’s pie.
  17. Slideshow
    What to Eat and Drink at Zengo, Open in Santa Monica PlaceRichard Sandoval’s Latin-Asian fusion fits perfectly into L.A.’s growing fusion trend.
  18. Trends
    Modern Mexican Food Booms in L.A.Don’t be completely surprised if Wolfgang Puck’s next restaurant is a simple taqueria.
  19. Slideshow
    First Look into Santa Monica Place, Finally Open FridayWith six new chef-driven restaurants and a load of rooftop dining options, the unveiling should be a game changer for the area.
  20. Santa Monica Place
    Santa Monica Place Returns Next FridayA huge number of new dining options will be simultaneously sprung on the city next week.
  21. Chef Shuffle
    Akhtar Nawab Is Officially In at La EsquinaHe’s planning sweetbread tacos and lobster arepas.
  22. Chef Shuffle
    Akhtar Nawab’s Work Is Indeed Finished at ZengoBut is he going to La Esquina as rumored?
  23. Empire Building
    Richard Sandoval Will Bring Zengo (and 500 Tequilas?) to Wild Salmon SpaceThe doomed space has finally been taken.
  24. Openings
    Where To Eat at The New Santa Monica Place, Open Late 2010These restaurants will open in the new Santa Monica Place.
  25. Mediavore
    Olives the Nightclub? Bring On an International BoxTodd English may want to get in on the hip parade surrounding La Esquina by opening his own Kenmare spot with nightlife guru Joe Vicari. [NYP] There’s a rumor that Simon Hammerstein wants to open an international Box and bring his gross anthems to London. [Down by the Hipster] Related: Narcissistic and Highly Intoxicated Box Patrons Want Totally Gross Anthems, Says Owner Could Kyotofu and its killer cupcake be expanding with a space downtown? [Eater] Related: Best Cupcake 2007 [NYM]