Restaurants & Bars

Los Angeles Area Glendale

"Americana at Brand" in Glendale, CA


Live your best food life.

Sign up to discover your next favorite restaurant, recipe, or cookbook in the largest community of knowledgeable food enthusiasts.
Sign Up For Free
Restaurants & Bars 22

"Americana at Brand" in Glendale, CA

seanemac007 | Jun 11, 2008 10:50 AM

Glendale, CA has a few hidden gems, and I was hoping that the new Caruso property - Americana At Brand - would deliver a few more.

So far they are 1 for 2.

The Granville Cafe was stellar. Everything was incredibly fresh tasting, the service was impeccable; really, no complaints at all. I know nothing about this place (chain?) but what they did, they did right.

Katsuya was, honestly, a let down. While they love to brag about their three kitchen format (Cold, Hot and Liquid), and all the servers were overly proud of the food, it just did not deliver. Even the steak my friend had was over-cooked and over-seasoned.

Nobu (San Diego) and Matsuhisa beat it easily.

Excited to try Frida (although I have heard not so good things).

Curious to know of anyone else's experiences here.

Want to stay up to date with this post?

Recommended From Chowhound