July 1, 2011Katsuya Opens in Laguna Beach with Distinct, Edgy Vibe

Katsuya by Starck, the brainchild of Master Sushi Chef Katsuya Uechi, entertainment powerhouse sbe, and designer Philippe Starck, opens a new location in Laguna Beach on July 8.

Prescriptive Music creates distinct vibes for five Katsuya locations: Hollywood, Glendale, Brentwood, LA Live, and now Laguna Beach.

Guests at the Laguna Beach location, the first Katsuya in Orange County, will hear electronic-base beats by artists like The Xx, Goldfrapp, and Marina and the Diamonds, R&B-influenced remixes by artists featuring Nina Simone, and uptempo lounge tracks.

Katsuya Laguna Beach
sbe CEO Sam Nazarian and Chef Katsuya Uechi at the Grand Opening of Katsuya Laguna Beach

Katsuya by Starck in Laguna Beach will also take advantage of it’s coastal location, which has influenced the menu and the design.The result is a unique Katsuya experience catered to the coastal clientele, enhanced by a modern and rhythmic blend of music.

While checking out the newest Katsuya’s mix of sophisticated design and trendy music, try Katsuya by Starck in Laguna Beach’s revamped Robata bar, where vegetables, meats, and fish will be prepared on a charcoal grill in front of guests, or Katsuya staples like crispy rice with spicy tuna or seared yellowtail.