Lavo Ristorante Opens

The team behind Tao, Beauty & Essex and the Highlight Room opened a new coastal Italian, indoor-outdoor restaurant on the Sunset Strip this week. Lavo Ristorante is a sibling concept to Italian restaurant Lavo — which Tao Group Hospitality operates in New York City, Las Vegas and Singapore — and is serving red-prawn crudo, veal …

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Casa Madera opening this Summer inside the Mondrian

The Noble 33 hospitality group (Tosh Berman and Mikey Tanha, specifically) is branching out from its current array of restaurants to offer something new to the Sunset Strip. The team behind hotspot Toca Madera(in West Hollywood; Scottsdale, Arizona; and soon in Las Vegas) and Sparrow Italia in Downtown will open a more upscale destination known as Casa Madera …

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Pendry West Hollywood brings Art, Design, Dining, and Hospitality to the Strip

Pendry West Hollywood brings 149 luxury guestrooms and 40 Pendry Residences West Hollywood by Montage Hotels & Resorts; The Britely private membership club; a multi-purpose live entertainment venue; screening room; bowling alley; Spa Pendry; state-of-the-art fitness center, and curated art collection featuring works from some of Los Angeles’ most exciting emerging artists and acclaimed international names to the iconic Sunset Strip. The Pendry West Hollywood also heralds the return of celebrity Chef Wolfgang Puck to West Hollywood, with the debut of Merois and Ospero by Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining Group. 

Lavo Expands From the Vegas Strip to the Sunset Strip

You have probably heard the rumors that Lavo is expanding from Las Vegas into West Hollywood.  Lavo, known for its clubbier Las Vegas and  New York City location plan to open sometime in early 2022 at 9201 Sunset Boulevard. The restaurant, owned and operated by the Tao nightlife group, is taking over Roku’s old space on the Sunset Strip. 

Cinco (And Quatro, And Tres…) De Mayo!

The party is going strong all weekend long on The Sunset Strip. Here’s your guide on where to find the best drink and food specials and live music.


May 1-5: Five Days of Cinco De Mayo @ Rosa Mexicano

Rosa Mexicano is keeping the fiesta going for five days with a special four course $35 pre-fixe menu May 1-5. (View menu.) May 5 includes the special $35 menu as well as mariachis and drink specials. www.rosamexicano.com


May 2-4: Cinco de Drinko Weekend Celebration @ Cabo Cantina

Two-for-one priced drinks from 4-8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 99-cent Coronitas all day while supplies last. www.facebook.com/CaboSunset