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Danube in Westwood Closed?

rftc2121 Feb 23, 2009 05:22 PM

Does anyone know when/why Danube on Westwood Blvd. closed?

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  1. J.L. RE: rftc2121 Aug 12, 2009 04:00 AM

    Strange reason: Lack of business.

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    1. re: J.L.
      ZoeZ RE: J.L. Aug 13, 2009 03:30 PM

      And not very good food OR service.

      1. re: ZoeZ
        Phurstluv RE: ZoeZ Aug 13, 2009 03:53 PM

        My husband works nearby and liked the place - how can you not like basic meat & potatoes??

        1. re: Phurstluv
          J.L. RE: Phurstluv Aug 15, 2009 09:45 PM

          When they exceute the abovementioned meat & potatoes poorly.

    2. mnosyne RE: rftc2121 Aug 13, 2009 03:46 PM

      I understand that Alcazar from the valley is opening a site there.

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      1. re: mnosyne
        carter RE: mnosyne Aug 14, 2009 10:18 AM

        Yes, Alcazar is opening in this location, even without any ABC licensing. Website info:
        Anyone been, or has it even opened yet?

        1. re: carter
          a_and_w RE: carter Aug 14, 2009 10:50 AM

          They keep pushing back the opening date. I believe epop passes by regularly and will report when they're open.

          1. re: a_and_w
            JBC RE: a_and_w Aug 15, 2009 01:41 PM

            I stopped inside and talked to the guy there and he said positively that they'll be open on Monday 8/17.

            No beer or wine yet - liquor app is in process. Exact same menu as their Encino location.

            1. re: JBC
              Phurstluv RE: JBC Aug 16, 2009 05:58 PM

              Tomorrow?? Good luck with that!

            2. re: a_and_w
              epop RE: a_and_w Aug 16, 2009 05:52 PM

              indeed, i drove by yesterday but they were closed. I hope JBC is right.

              1. re: epop
                JBC RE: epop Aug 17, 2009 08:37 AM

                Well, that's what he said when I stopped in on Friday. Anyways, he gave me their business card and you call & confirm before you make any extra effort to stop by.

                Alcazar Express
                1303 Westwood Blvd., Westwood
                (310) 914-XPRS (9777).

                Fax = (310) 914-3388

                1. re: JBC
                  epop RE: JBC Aug 17, 2009 12:01 PM

                  correct, as promised, ALCAZAR is open. Monday, 8/17 Noon.

                  1. re: epop
                    epop RE: epop Aug 17, 2009 10:10 PM

                    It is the same well-executed traditional Lebanese menu they serve in the Valley.

                    1. re: epop
                      J.L. RE: epop Aug 17, 2009 11:43 PM

                      Just drove by: Open for business, but it was empty.

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