KITCHEN 1540 Oceanfront Restaurant in Del Mar, California to Open at L'Auberge Del Mar Luxury Resort
October 04, 2008 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel NewsDel Mar, California– October 4, 2008 - KITCHEN 1540 is set to open to the public for dinner on November 4 at L'Auberge in Del Mar, CA. This chic, oceanfront restaurant will offer the perfect eclectic mix of experiences, with seamless transitions from the bar to the dining room and outdoor patio, and an innovative, seasonally-driven menu. KITCHEN 1540 is where the perfect beach day becomes the perfect beach night.
L'Auberge Del Mar's own James Beard Chef, Paul McCabe, will be at the helm of KITCHEN 1540 and is responsible for this gourmet restaurant farm-to-plate concept. Chef McCabe utilizes the freshest seasonal produce, sustainable seafood and hormone-free meats to create an enticing and exciting menu, whether you're in the mood to sample a number of small plates or to simply enjoy an entrée. Chef McCabe says that "every dish is distinctive and surprising," such as the Whole Roasted Branzino Bass on the Winter 2008 menu. To further the experience, KITCHEN 1540 offers an extensive wine list, full bar and specialty cocktails.
KITCHEN 1540 fine dining restaurant in Del Mar was designed by renowned New York architect Andrew Kikoski and offers guests an elegant and contemporary take on the classic California oceanfront restaurant; with white vaulted ceilings, an open presentation kitchen, sleek, modern table settings, a private dining room wrapped in wine-encased glass walls and outside dining and lounge area. The al fresco experience offers private cabanas for intimate dining, a water wall, fire pits to gather around and hanging lanterns to set just the right mood.
KITCHEN 1540 is located at L'Auberge Del Mar luxury resort at 1540 Camino Del Mar in Del Mar, California and will be open for dinner starting November 4. This fine dining restaurant in Del Mar will also serve breakfast and lunch beginning November 24. Complimentary validated parking is available as well. For reservations and information call 858-793-6460 or visit kitchen1540.com.
About L'Auberge Del Mar
L'Auberge Del Mar is located in the heart of Southern California's most picturesque coastal village of Del Mar. The historic seaside resort, managed by Destination Hotels & Resorts, has set a new standard in Southern California coastal hospitality as a result of its $25 million comprehensive property renovation completed in June 2008. The revitalized L'Auberge is an upgraded resort that is reminiscent of a welcoming, private coastal estate, including a redesign of its 120 guest rooms and suites, lobby, pool deck and more. For information or reservations, call (800)245-9757 or (858) 259-1515 or visit www.laubergedelmar.com.
About Destination Hotels & Resorts
Destination Hotels & Resorts is a privately held lodging management company headquartered in suburban Denver, Colo. With more than 30 independent, luxury and upscale hotels, resorts and golf clubs, Destination is the fourth largest independent hospitality management company in the country. For more information on the properties in the Destination Hotels & Resorts collection, please visit www.destinationhotels.com.