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Sophie Gayot discussed the current crop of high-profile restaurant openings during her May 9th 2008 appearance on Frank Mottek's Business Hour on KNX 1070.

Frank Mottek - Sophie Gayot
Frank Mottek and Sophie Gayot in the KNX studios.

Even with the tough economy, diners will still turn out for the latest effort from a hot chef or a fresh concept, such as Beso in Hollywood.

Sophie also referred listeners to GAYOT.com's comprehensive lists of the best spots for a Mother's Day brunch, with her favorite pick being Saddle Peak Lodge in Calabasas.

Below is the list of restaurants that were mentioned during the show.

LOS ANGELES

Beso Latin American
13/20
Dining Room at Beso, Hollywood, CA 6350 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028
Menu
Todd English's Mexican food with a twist. More...

Nobu Los Angeles Fusion
14/20
Dining Room at Nobu Los Angeles, West Hollywood, CA 903 N. La Cienega Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Menu | Photo
A branch of Nobu Matsuhisa's famed sushi chain in West Hollywood. More...

STK Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at STK, West Hollywood, CA 755 N. La Cienega Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Menu
A high-energy steakhouse with a loungy ambience and a meat-centric menu. More...

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(Published: 05/09/08)

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