(054) Inside Universal Podcast – August 8, 2016

In this episode, Chris Glass, Tyler Crouch and Jonathan Green discuss Halloween Horror Nights at Midsummer Scream and ScareLA, the opening of Dongpo Kitchen and more news developing from Universal Studios Hollywood. Agenda » Introduction -...

Camacho’s Cantina at CityWalk Hollywood closes permanently

Camacho's Cantina has closed its doors at CityWalk Hollywood as of September 4th. The restaurant announced the closure on its website and social media channels: After over 20 years in business, Camacho's Cantina at Universal CityWalk...

Lush at CityWalk Hollywood to close on March 23

Lush Cosmetics at CityWalk Hollywood is set to close on March 23, Inside Universal has learned. Lush is an eco-friendly body care store that started in the United Kingdom in 1995. The Hollywood location -...

2018 New Year’s Eve Celebration coming to Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville at CityWalk Hollywood

New Year's is around the corner, and Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville at Universal CityWalk Hollywood plans to celebrate as it rings in 2018 with its premier New Year’s Eve celebration featuring a telecast of Jimmy Buffett’s Nashville concert,...

Photo Update: September 3, 2016 – Halloween Horror Nights, Lankershim Drive, and the Universal...

It's time for another photo update! In this month's installment, we'll be looking at ongoing construction for Halloween Horror Nights, new posters on Lankershim Drive, an update on Universal Studios' 5-year plan and more. So...

Antojitos Mexican Restaurant coming to CityWalk in Hollywood

It is official! Antojitos Mexican Restaurant will be replacing Camacho's Cantina at CityWalk Hollywood. No opening date has been announced. Camacho's recently closed on Sept 4th after being a part of CityWalk since its inception. Antojitos is...

(062) Inside Universal Podcast – March 22, 2017 – Universal Studios Hollywood

In this episode, Brian Glenn and Jon Fu discuss the upcoming Inside Universal/Orlando United merger. Brian is then joined by Chris Glass, Tyler Crouch and Jonathan Green to discuss the new additions to CityWalk...

Vivo Italian Kitchen coming to CityWalk at Universal Studios Hollywood

Universal Studios Hollywood is finally getting one of the popular original restaurants from Universal Orlando. Vivo Italian Kitchen is headed to CityWalk, replacing Wolfgang Puck Bistro. The Bistro just closed last week. The official description from Universal...

Photo Update: October 8, 2016 – Grinchmas, Springfield, and the Universal Backlot

We're back for the next installment of our photo update series with a broad view of the latest projects occurring at Universal Studios Hollywood. In this update, we'll be looking at the first signs...

Antojitos Mexican Restaurant now open at CityWalk in Hollywood

Antojitos Mexican Restaurant has opened at CityWalk at Universal Studios Hollywood! Antojitos features a menu that boasts traditional favorites like signature guacamole, empanadas, and tacos; plus over 150 tequilas, handcrafted cocktails, and draft imports. The restaurant...

LATEST POSTS

Early Registration now open for Running Universal’s Epic Character Race Weekend at Universal Orlando...

Early registration is now open for Running Universal’s inaugural Epic Character Race 5K and 10K weekend on February 1 & 2, 2020 at Universal...

The Inside Universal Podcast: Bourne for Discussion

It's time for another podcast! We discuss the announcement of the Bourne Stuntacular Stunt show, our experience at Dark Horizons, and some middle impressions...

NBC Sports Grill & Brew set to open at CityWalk Hollywood in 2020

Universal Studios Hollywood has announced that NBC Sports Grill & Brew will be opening at CityWalk Hollywood in 2020. Located adjacent to the recently opened...

Photo Update: October 14, 2019 – Universal Studios Hollywood

It’s time for October’s photo update around Universal Studios Hollywood! This month, we take a look at construction progress on The Secret Life of...