ETA Brings Craft Cocktails To Highland Park’s Growing Bar Scene

Since Highland Park can’t go more than two days without a new restaurant or bar opening, the guys behind The Greyhound have opened a new craft cocktail joint called ETA. Located just down the street from their other bar, ETA is nestled on a hot stretch of Figueroa within spitting distance of Civil Coffee and the Highland Park Bowl, the latter of which, like ETA, is scheduled to open Friday. “We opened ETA so close to The Greyhound for the same reason we opened The Greyhound here—we really love this community,” co-owner Mateo Glassman—who started the place with James Bygrave (previously …

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THE COLORFUL SPACE DESIGNED BY SVZ INTERIOR DESIGN. THE LOGRONI, ONE OF ANINA’S SIGNATURE COCKTAILS.Patio Sipping Made Easy at S.F.’s Anina The new watering hole boasts cocktails as bright as its décor Eschewing S.F.’s prevailing wood-and-leather-rich aesthetic for bars and restaurants, Anina—a new watering hole from the team behind the popular Hayes Valley spot Brass Tacks and designed by SVZ Interior Design—is styled with patterned pops of color and large-scale botanical illustrations by Buenos Aires-based muralist Lucila Domínguez. Custom Moroccan-made back bar tiles are a nod to midcentury architect Oscar Niemeyer; drinks such as Piña Spritz, with pineapple rum, banana …

Inside Anina, The Perfect Urban Oasis

Inside Anina, The Perfect Urban Oasis   When the owners of Brass Tacks, the handsome, moody cocktail bar in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley neighborhood, opened Anina next door, they called on just the right designer to create the perfect low-key, yet ethereal counterbalance: the inimitable Sayre Ziskin. Interior designer Sayre Ziskin at Anina. Photo courtesy of Sayre Ziskin Sayre is known for her ability to dream up that ‘just right’ minimal and modern bohemian atmosphere with plenty of unique design elements. Each of Sayre’s projects is tailored to her client’s lifestyle and taste, but the unmistakable flair that makes her design …

ETA – Highland Park’s Freshest Cocktail Lounge Design by Sayre Ziskin

When The Greyhound first opened on this stretch of Figueroa, it was a risky move. Would the neighborhood embrace a sports bar-cum-gastropub with classic American fare and a dark vibe? Of course it did, especially since every Dodger game is on the televisions and the burgers are pitch perfect. But when owners James Bygrave, Ryan Julio, and Matt Glassman decided they needed to up the ante, they went with something a little more refined. The result of just four short months of construction, ETA arrives just in time in burgeoningHighland Park. Opening Friday, the same day as the massive reconstructed Highland Park Bowl across the …

Laura Wasser, Top LA Attorney On Designing Her New Office With Sayre Ziskin

Los Angeles-based Attorney Laura Wasser has handled some of the most high-profile dissolutions in the Entertainment industry. Having represented the likes of Angelina Jolie, Heidi Klum, Robyn Moore, Maria Shriver and Kim Kardashian (in, yes, the on going divorce from Kris Humphries) — it is no surprise that she has been called one of the Queens of Los Angeles law. And as fairytales go, every queen must have her castle. Wasser wanted her Century City office space to be fresh, professional and chic but not intimidating. Up to the task was fellow Angeleno and interior designer, Sayre V. Ziskin. “She …