Look no further as TAO Group produces a one of a kind New Year’s Eve experience in Los Angeles. Combining world-class cuisine from TAO Asian Bistro,The Highlight Room and Beauty & Essex. Guests will enjoy the best of all worlds on one block as they ring in 2019!
For TAO Asian Bistro, Beauty & Essex and The Highlight Room restaurant reservations, please visit www.taogroupla.com/nye
About Avenue: Avenue, New York City's most sought-after late-night haunt, has unveiled its first-ever outpost on the West Coast. Known in New York as the go-to meeting place for bold-faced names, including Kim Kardashian, Rihanna, Marc Jacobs and LeBron James, Avenue LA continues to be the favorite hangout for the elite. The 4,000-square-foot space evokes the intrigue of a grand estate frozen in time, filled with lush velvet-covered walls and ceilings, camouflaged leather banquettes and black marble. Guests enter through a custom glass and metal greenhouse onto the outdoor garden patio before gradually descending into the intimate club space. Equipped with a state-of-the-art sound and lighting system, Avenue LA plays host to world-class DJs, providing the best in entertainment and reigniting parties in Hollywood.
The Highlight Room
About The Highlight Room: At the apex of the Dream Hollywood is Tao Group’s newest dining, daylife and nightlife concept, The Highlight Room. The luxe 11,000 square foot rooftop is set high above Hollywood with unparalleled aerial views of the famed Hollywood sign and the Los Angeles skyline. Offering an intimate party for up to 400 and featuring a 3-hour premium open bar, guests can expect a truly lavish evening in Hollywood. The Highlight Room’s signature high-energy atmosphere will be delivered again on NYE, with Mr. Best spinning a set of Top 40, Hip Hop, House and Mash Ups tracks. At midnight, the DJ will lead the crowd in a live countdown to jumpstart your New Year. For partiers with more sophisticated tastes, The Highlight Room offers a host of VIP packages with reserved seating and world-class bottle service.
TAO Asian Bistro
About TAO: Drawing strong inspiration from TAO Downtown in New York, TAO Los Angeles is a dynamic two-level space, complete with four private dining rooms and a large bar. A grand staircase connects TAO’s ground and lower level seating, creating the ultimate platform to see and be seen. The custom staircase includes round banquettes and Chinese daybed-influenced sofas. As in New York, a 20-foot tall Quan Yin statue stands atop a koi pond; using 3D projection mapping technology, Rockwell Group’s LAB designed subtle animations bring this signature statue to life.
Beauty & Essex
About Beauty & Essex: The third location of Beauty & Essex occupies 10,000 square feet of space on North Cahuenga Boulevard. The menu features Chef Santos’ signature multi-ethnic dishes including: Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Dumplings, Tuna Poke Wonton Tacos, and Oven Braised Chicken Meatballs. For the first time, outdoor seating has been introduced to the brand with a ground floor courtyard and a patio on the second level. Not to be outdone, the double-height main dining room offers natural light from a 20-foot oval skylight, while an opulent private dining room that allows for a more intimate dining experience.
Luchini Pizzeria & Bar
About Luchini: Luchini Pizzeria & Bar heralds the launch of a new fast-casual concept for TAO Group. Combining a ‘by-the-slice’ pizzeria with a sleek design, comfortable seating, and a full bar; Luchini Pizzeria & Bar offers up red and white New York style pizzas, huge Sicilian slices alongside market salads, avocado crostini and the burger of all burgers. Luchini Pizzeria & Bar also puts a focus on using the highest quality ingredients along with providing great service. Open daily at 5pm, the cafe is the go-to hangout for dinner, delivery and for those who want to grab a bite after-hours.