Vintage Enoteca


We’re not sure how many Guitar Center patrons are oenophiles, but should anyone have a hankering for a crisp Portuguese white after picking up a set of strings, there’s a new wine bar on the block. The emphasis is less on obscure pours and fanciful cured meats and more on the experience of sipping something lovely in a low-key space and having a few innovative bruschette (blue
crab with lemon, caramelized onion and goat cheese) and flatbreads (mushroom fontina; cauliflower, prosciutto, and Gruyère) to go with it. Here’s to delicious simplicity in Hollywood. » 7554 W. Sunset Blvd., Hollywood (323-512-5278 or L-D daily; brunch Sat.-Sun. Beer and wine. Wine Bar $$

Photograph by Jessica Boone