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...

Wolfgang Puck Bistro closes at CityWalk Hollywood

There's been another closure for CityWalk Hollywood, as Wolfgang Puck Bistro has closed for a new eatery. Wolfgang Puck Bistro has also been removed from the list of eateries on the CityWalk official website pretty...

Johnny Rockets at Universal CityWalk Hollywood has closed for refurbishment

UPDATE: Inside Universal has learned that the closure of Johnny Rockets is for a refurbishment. The restaurant should open up in a month. After close to a decade of offering up burgers and shakes, Johnny...

Universal Studios Hollywood’s Top Ten Defining Moments of 2017

As 2017 comes to an end, it’s time for our annual look at the top ten defining moments from Universal Studios Hollywood as chosen by our editorial team. 2017 featured quite a few changes...

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,...

Saddle Ranch Chop House at Universal CityWalk Hollywood set to close Jan 2

UPDATE: Saddle Ranch Chop House is set to close on Jan 2, 2018. After 14 years of mechanical bull riding action, Saddle Ranch Chop House will soon be packing up and hitting the dusty trail...

Sephora to open at Universal CityWalk Hollywood in 2018

Walls have gone up around the former home of Upstart Crow confirming that Sephora - the popular cosmetic retail chain - will open in 2018. Upstart Crow, along with The Coffee Bean, closed at the...

Magnet Max shop set to close at Universal CityWalk Hollywood

Inside Universal has learned that Magnet Max, a souvenir magnet shop, is set to close at the end of the month at Universal CityWalk Hollywood. The store is currently clearing out its entire inventory by...

Photo Update: September 1, 2017 – Universal Studios Hollywood

We're back for this month's Universal Studios Hollywood photo update. We'll be taking a look at the CityWalk transformation, DreamWorks Theatre, Halloween Horror Nights and much more. Without further ado, Let's begin! Park Update Index » CityWalk...

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Upstart Crow set to close at Universal CityWalk...

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, as well as the novelty shop Upstart Crow, will be closing by the end of month at Universal CityWalk. Both shops share the same space, and are tentatively set...

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