Universal CityWalk Hollywood opening Mini Monster and Poke Bar

Universal Studios Hollywood continues to add onto the impressive food line-up at CityWalk Hollywood. Already open, Mini Monster is recognized as one of the most Instagrammed restaurants in Southern California and features a menu of small-batch flavorfully...

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...

CityWalk’s Stop and Play Closes Down

April 20, 2015 - Inside Universal has learned that Stop & Play, located at the far east end of CityWalk, has closed with no replacement currently announced. With the recent opening of Springfield, it...

Universal CityWalk Recruits Pop-Punk Stars Good Charlotte for Free “Plugged In” Performance to Inaugurate...

Universal City, CA—It was standing room only at Universal CityWalk as L.A.’s premier free music venue unveiled its newly minted, state-of-the-art concert stage with a free “Plugged In” performance by famed pop punk band,...

CityWalk GameStop Shuttered

August 31, 2014 - Earlier this week, the GameStop at Citywalk, located next to the 5 Towers stage, served its final customer. This move is part of a larger "GameStop 3.0" initiative from the...

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville is coming to CityWalk Hollywood, replacing Jillian’s Hi-Life Lanes

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville is coming to CityWalk Hollywood, Inside Universal has learned. Featuring a variety of seafood in a relaxed island-themed environment, Margaritaville has long been a staple of CityWalk Orlando. With live entertainment and...

Voodoo Doughnut soft opens at CityWalk Hollywood

Voodoo Doughnut has officially soft opened to the public at Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Inside Universal has learned. This soft opening period will be used to train staff and to make sure everything is in...

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...

Photo Update: June 4, 2017 – Universal Studios Hollywood

We’re back with this month’s photo update and there is a lot happening at Universal Studios Hollywood and CityWalk Hollywood. Construction is beginning on many fronts - from the former plot of Cartooniversal to...

CityWalk New Year’s Eve Celebration To Be Scaled Back or Scrapped

Update: December 11, 2014 - As we originally reported earlier this month, Universal has officially announced its scaled back New Year's Eve celebration event, substituting fireworks and outdoor performances with a marathon of classic...

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