DOWNTOWN— About a year after opening, Nickel Diner has applied for a beer and wine license. Now what to pair with that bacon maple donut... [EaterWire]
DOWNTOWN— Location two for Hyde Lounge is set to open November 6 at LA Live. Some PR news shares, "the $1.3 million Hyde Lounge is designed by interior design firm Studio Collective, with ledge seats overlooking the bowl and a masculine yet warm design of rich cascading fabrics, serpentine leather furnishings, edgy hand-carved finishes and ceilings trimmed with onyx, mirror and gold tile. Special events and tableside bottle service thrive in almost 4,000 square feet of space, featuring 3 bars, two salons, a dancehall and a private ‘great room’ replete with rosewood walls, curated art and floating LCD TV screens."