Yard House restaurant opened a new location at 13455 Maxella Ave., near Marina del Rey, in the Marina Marketplace. The upscale, casual eatery kicked off the opening weekend with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and check presentation to the Westside Food Bank, followed by an invitation-only, pre-opening party where guests sampled some signature menu items; (800) 336-5336 … Tender Greens opened a new location at 13450 Maxella Ave. in the Marina Marketplace in Del Rey. The fresh-food oriented chain is known for its casual, farmers market-inspired cuisine that features locally sourced, seasonal, humanely raised and organic ingredients whenever possible. Unique to this location, fresh pasta dishes are offered daily, in addition to the core menu of salads, entrees and sandwiches; (310) 827-3777… CrossFit Aviator opened in May at 6216 Manchester Ave. in Westchester. Owner and trainer Bob Weaver launched the business with the goal of “chartering elite fitness” among clients. Classes with CrossFit are throughout the day, and the first workout and Saturday classes are free; (310) 465-9163, crossfitaviator.net …
Bank of Venice opened at 80 Windward Ave. in Venice. The restaurant and bar is located in what used to be a literal bank more that 100 years ago and is open until midnight on weekdays and 2 a.m. on weekends; (310) 450-5222 … Pier 1 Imports opened its newest location in the Marina Marketplace near Marina del Rey, offering decorative home furnishings and gifts; pier1.com … The Art of Shaving opened at 395 Santa Monica Place in Santa Monica, offering shaving products and accessories for men, including a wide range of skin and hair care products, as well as a selection of distinctive fragrances; (424) 238-6211 … Dunn-Edwards Paints opened a new paint store at 4082 Lincoln Blvd. in Marina del Rey, (855) 371-0684 Camper graphic shoe store opened a new “Together” store at 395 Santa Monica Place in Santa Monica, camper.com … Kate Spade New York opened at 395 Santa Monica Place in Santa Monica, offering designer handbags, jewelry, shoes, stationery, eyewear and fragrances; (310) 395-5456.
Venice of America Clothes is scheduled to open on Saturday, June 8 at 15 Rose Ave. in Venice. The designer also started the Von Dutch clothing line. Information, Shannon Salmon at (310) 437-6680 or firstname.lastname@example.org … Settebello Pizzeria is shacking up a new location inside Marina Marketplace in Del Rey. The chain of Neapolitan pizzerias serves Verace Pizza Napoletana-certified pies, meaning they are hand-made and the raw ingredients are held to vigorously high-quality standards; settebello.net … Del Frisco’s Grille is coming to 1551 Ocean Ave. in Santa Monica in July. The restaurant, owned by a company that controls 35 restaurants nationwide, draws inspiration from bold flavors and market-fresh ingredients; delfriscosgrille.com … LeSportsac, manufacturer of functional and chic handbags, is opening this month at 395 Santa Monica Place in Santa Monica. (310) 260-8333.
Mystic Journey Bookstore is holding a grand re-opening party on June 8 in its new location at 1624 Abbot Kinney Blvd. in Venice. The all-day, free affair begins at 10 a.m. and features music, food, raffle prizes, community give-aways, demo classes for the upcoming “Morning Movement and Meditation Series” and an evening concert with Valarien; (310) 399-7070.