August 7, 2023

Level 8

Time Out – The Houston brothers’ sprawling new nightlife destination will take over a floor of the Moxy Hotel

Written by Patricia Kelly YeoThursday March 16 2023 If you’ve ever spent a night at Koreatown’s Break Room 86, or Good Times at Davey Wayne’s, Harvard & Stone or No Vacancy in Hollywood, you already know firsthand […]

November 18, 2014

Butchers and Barbers

Butchers and Barbers

Even though Butchers & Barbers has been getting a lot of love as the Houston Brothers’ first restaurant venture, the cocktail program by Beverage Director Joseph Swifka shouldn’t be overlooked. […]

October 26, 2014

La Descarga

Los Angeles Fall Guide

If you’re lucky enough to make it past the doorman, you might just feel like you’ve landed on Cuban soil. This tiny watering hole has everything you could want in […]

September 26, 2014

Good Times at Davey Wayne's

Cocktail Talk with Mixology Master Rob Floyd

What will be a hot cocktail trend for fall and winter in LA?  I think the biggest trend will be with the home mixologist and their desire to create great […]

September 22, 2014

Houston Hospitality

Meet 11 Men Behind LA’s Nightlife Scene

While deveining shrimp as 9-year-olds in the kitchen of their mother’s Thai restaurant, Jonnie and Mark Houston made a vow: No more long hours, thankless work, little time to relax. […]