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by Sophie Gayot

I mostly review restaurants at dinner, sometimes at lunch, but never at breakfast. However, when I was invited to flip pancakes with Miss America 2014, Nina Davuluri, I got up (early) and drove to Hollywood this morning.

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by Sophie Gayot

If you have been to Mark Gold’s Eva Restaurant on Beverly Boulevard in Los Angeles, you are familiar with his sleek and modern cuisine which earned him a very good GAYOT rating of 15/20.

If you head to Sadie in Hollywood, the former space of Les Deux, you will discover another aspect of Gold’s cuisine: a bistro style that is very well done. Watch my exclusive video interview above to whet your appetite. I am sure that you will enjoy your evening there, especially if you dine on the very pleasant patio.

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