Angler - Beverly Center

Sad but unsurprising.

I was told there was a service recently that just 1 guest showed

Was there this past Saturday and only about 4 tables including ours during prime time.

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Sad for the folks there, I think the ground floor of the Beverly Center is cursed for restaurants. They must get a break on rent, but seems like it can’t overcome the unique weirdness of the location. Also I’m sure retail foot traffic hasn’t recovered to pre-COVID levels and Beverly Center never seemed like it had a ton, especially given the location. Century City is consistently busy from what I’ve seen.

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is it closed forever?? or can we still go before it’s closed? I never tried their new menu

Last night was the l last service

Bummer. They were so damn good when they were on top of their game. It’s gotta be the location. Nobody wants to have a nice dinner in the valet circle of a mall. Hell, it’s not even one of the better malls… They likely would have done so much better had they been in a different location.

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Fucking blows. I thought the new menu was fun as shit and delicious for a GREAT price. We were one of 3 tables sat on a Saturday at 7 though….

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Place is like a Black Hole / Death Star in the middle of the city.

Cedars - or someone - should buy it (they probably already own it) and make the world’s largest elder care, skilled-nursing, rehab, recovery facility. That’s what this city is going to need to care for the tsunami of dementia, disability etc. Maybe mix in a few floors for the unhoused and viola - a cure-all for our next two decades of problems.

Too bad, 'cause I like AB Steak, HH Brazilian but can’t them making it.

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I thought Cedars was only interested in building more ICU and surgical units…

Back to the topic… :slight_smile:

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Nothing could sound more depressing/less shop motivating for the Beverly Center then the bottom being a place for elderly care

Depressing…or sure.
But not the just bottom…the whole thing!
Even more depressing.

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I hope they realize that Angler #1 wasn’t the problem and bring that back in some nice setting that befits one of the best restaurants in LA.

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Angler… is not one of the best restaurants in LA though? the quality went wayyyy down

That’s quite sad I enjoyed the many iterations of angler.

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I’m sure the active oil drilling site tucked right next to the Beverly Center may deter people from wanting to build an elder care center.

Angler V2.0 but with Pizza?

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‘The menu essentially sounds like Bear Grylls and Marcella Hazan had a kitchen love child.’ :laughing:

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Congrats on breaking the news @matthewkang!

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