Drawing some of Hollywood’s biggest names, Tao Group, along with real estate developers Richard Heyman and Grant King of Relevant Group, celebrated the highly-anticipated Tao, Beauty & Essex restaurant, Avenue and Luchini LA grand openings with an exclusive invite-only block party.
Spotted at Avenue, Cindy Crawford and hubby Randy Gerber enjoyed a fun night out while DJ Khaled took the stage for a surprise DJ set. Orlando Bloom was also seen at the nightclub with a group of friends while Draya Michele was seen dancing it up at a table with gal pals.
Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross arrived together looking more in love than ever at Beauty & Essex restaurant. The inseparable couple weren’t afraid to show their affection for one another as Evan was spotted giving her a sweet kiss on the cheek.
Jamie Chung, who was sporting a denim flared jumpsuit by Ei8ht Dreams and an Elizabeth and James bag, was all smiles with husband Bryan Greenberg and were seen enjoying sweets at the Beauty & Essex restaurant dessert bar.
At Tao Asian Bistro, Hailey Baldwin dazzled in a sparkly number showing off major leg. Enjoying late night slices of pizza at Luchini, were Michael Bay and Owen Wilson, who both kept a low profile throughout the evening. Eiza Gonzalez was seen rocking a Diesel jacket and Vice Camuto clutch while Adelaide Kane was spotted in a Rachel Zoe dress, Alice + Olivia clutch and Vince Camuto shoes.
Taking the stage for a surprise special performance were Nas, Busta Rhymes and Anderson Paak while Ross One, DJ Cassidy, Chantel Jeffries, Chris Masterson and Devin Lucien manned the decks throughout the evening.
Tyga made an appearance with pal Scott Disick along with other notable guests including G-Eazy, Zoe Saldana, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Nicole Scherzinger and more. Guests enjoyed Poke Wonton Tacos, Petit Imperial Wagyu Sliders and Grilled Cheese, Smoked Bacon and Tomato Soup Dumplings from Chef Chris Santos of Beauty & Essex and Chef Ralph Scamardella of Tao Asian Bistro and imbibed on Tao-Tinis and Emerald Gimlets specialty cocktails.
Other celebs also spotted throughout the night included Al Harrington, Alesso, Angela Lindvall, Annalynne McCord, Anthony Anderson, Ashley Benson, Aureta Thomollari, Avan Jogia, Baron Davis, Bethany Marie, Kaskade, Cassie, Catt Sadler, Charlotte McKinney, Cheryl Burke, Chloe Bartoli, Christina Milian, Conor Dwyer, Coolio, Craig Robinson, Dani Song, Dania Ramirez, Danny A, David Foster, David Guetta, Derek Hough, DJ Khaled, EJ Johnson, Everett Williams, Florido, Gregg Sulkin, Holly Madison, Izabella Miko, Jacey Duprie, Jadene, Jamie Chung, Jason Paakkonen, JC Chavez, Jessica Szohr, Justine Skye, Kaia Gerber, Katie Holmes, Lady Victoria Hervey, Larry English, Lisa Dengler, Logan Paul, Madelaine Petsch, Matthew Modine, Michael Bay, Michael Chiklis, Michael Imperioli, Morris Chestnut, Mr Brainwash, Nev Schulman, Nick Young, Nikia Provenzano, Novak Djokovic, Odell Beckham Jr., Pam Hetlinger, Paris Hilton, Quincy Brown, Randy Gerber, Randy Jackson, Redfoo, Retna the artist,, Rocky Barnes, Russell Simmons, Ryan Phillips, Saul Rasco, Scott Lipps, Sebastian Maniscalco, Serayah, Shanina Shaik, Shaun Ross, Shay Mitchell, Stassi Schroeder, Stephen Hill, Tania Sarin, Tara Reid, Tim Bryan, Victoria Justice, Von Miller, Wilmer Valderrama and Ben Watts.
Avenue will officially open its doors on Tuesday. Tao Asian Bistro, Beauty & Essex and Luchini Pizzeria & Bar will open to the public in early April.
Dream Hollywood will open separately later this spring with a new dining and nightlife concept from Tao Group called the Highlight Room, a rooftop lounge, pool and grill atop of the hotel. TAO Group will exclusively manage all of Dream Hollywood’s food and beverage operations, marking its first West Coast venture.
Launch the slideshow above to see pics from the star-studded night.