CA, Hollywood, the Brown Derby - interior. Originally constructed in led to its relocation and expansion half a block east to 3377 Wilshire in Name originated from a Malverne, NY-based restaurant which had been a popular hang-out for vaudevillians in the
I was served this salad on my honeymoon. The ingredients are all minced very fine, then they are tossed with the dressing at the last minute. Its perfect as a light lunch or dinner all by itself on a very hot summer day.
There’s always something so deliciously film noir about well-lit night photos of Hollywood, isn’t there? This shot from Life magazine show us the Ed Pyle Union 76 gas station at Selma Ave and Vine St., Hollywood, circa 1930s, and I love how the neon signs for The Broadway department store and the Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant punctuate the black sky.
The Vine Street Brown Derby restaurant, just down from the Hollywood and Vine corner. I love the glow of the Brown Derby Bamboo Room” sign, but here’s detail I’ve never noticed before: the octagonal pattern carved into the sidewalk out front.