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Wizard of X Bar

appetizers - dessert - dinner - restaurant

The last time I was at The Hyatt Regency in Century City, I was filming Silicon Valley

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…little did I know – just down the hall is a whole other bar!

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X Bar recently renovated and invited me in to check out the new space/menu

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…as you can see, there are green lights above the booth, so I’ve converted my emerald food pics to B&W.  We were joined by Phil and Joanna – the dudes stuck to their Burger-centric menu, which includes veggie patties and sandwiches with PEANUT BUTTER AND BACON JAM.

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The ladies ordered Tuna Tartare, served with avocado mousse and your choice of Crispy Wontons…

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…or lettuce cups.

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To share – a trio of Vegan Spreads served with Crostini – Heirloom Tomato Bruschetta, White Cannellini Bean Puree, and Olive Tapenade.

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Full cocktail/beer/wine menu too!

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I finally got my camera’s white balance to work just in time for dessert…

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…welcome to Oz, everyone!  X Bar’s version of the Cronut, with Chocolate Fondue/Strawberries/Powdered Sugar…

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…Coffee-Flavored Chocolate Pot de Creme, Pistachios, Marshmallow, and Graham Crackers…

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(aka S’mores)

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…and Fried Apple Pie Napoleons with Raspberries and Caramel.

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They have a beautiful outdoor space too – with fire pits and visual entertainment.

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