about venue 66

Venue 66 is a flexible events space located near Century City on the historic Route 66. Housed in the once-famous La Cachette restaurant buiding, the former French restaurant has been fully renovated and re-envisioned by Tichenor & Thorp Architects. The space has been modernized to accommodate a variety of occaisions, while preserving some of the building's original artifacts.

The expansive former dining room is perfectly suited to dinner parties, corporate events, location shooting for TV, movie, and still photography, and more. Our fully operational commercial kitchen can accommodate dining for up to 20 people or host your restaurant pop-up. With its natural light and efficient hospitality setup, the re-imagined event space offeres endless possibilities. One of our top-notch partner caterers can curate a feast to heighten the experience, or you can bring your own specialty vendor.

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site information

+ Over 1300 square feet of indoor usable space with north-facing windows

+ 750-square-foot working commercial restaurant kitchen

+ 49-person sit-down dining without event permit or 80-person sit-down dining with permit

+ Elevator from rear service entrance and parking to dining and commercial kitchen level for easy transport of event equipment

+ Newly renovated men’s and women’s restrooms

+ Handicapped-accessible dining and restrooms

For very special events, contact us regarding access to our outdoor deck with spectacular views.

 
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onsite kitchen

Our refurbished, full-scale, wholly operational, and permitted restaurant kitchen is perfectly suited to provide service for a high volume of guests and a wide variety of dining experiences. At the chef’s disposal are eight burners, three ovens, a grill, and a Frialator, as well as additional equipment to make any menu possible. China, glasses, and flatware rentals are available from out in-house inventory. At 750 feet, the kitchen is spacious enough to accommodate a restaurant staff of as many as twenty people. Renters can choose between bringing an outside food vendor or reserving one of the top caterers or chefs associated with Venue 66.

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furnishings + accessories

+ Lounge seating and accessory furniture

+ Original restaurant hostess stand, repurposed for bar service

+ Indoor/outdoor dining chairs with padded seats

+ 16 indoor/outdoor tables—each of which seat four—easily configured for a variety of table layouts, as shown in Event Scenarios

+ Outdoor umbrellas and valet setup

+ China, glassware, and flatware

+ Serving platters and bar equipment

+ Original artwork and décor

All furnishings and accessories are available for rentals.

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audio - visual

+ Wireless internet

+ JBL wide-coverage ceiling speaker system for easy Sonos, Pandora, and Spotify connection

+ Wireless microphone

+ 20-foot HDTV wire

+ HDTV and Apple TV compatible

+ 60” flatscreen television monitor—moveable for your event

+ Customizable ambient lighting

rental fees

Visit our Contact page to inquire about rental fees and availability.
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location

+ On the historic Route 66

+ Centrally located a few blocks west of Century City

+ 1.8 miles from the 405 freeway

+ Convenient street parking, as well as 8 parking spaces at the rear of premises, including handicapped-accessible space and elevator access

+ Valet parking available