High rents are driving some businesses off Larchmont Blvd. Hamburger Hamlet XP, which opened only 12 months ago at 217 N. Larchmont Blvd., has closed its doors. “Chipotle took a lot of our business,” said owner Keith Warlick.
Planning to move in February is Supercuts. The staff has been cutting residents’ hair for the past 15 years at 240 N. Larchmont, has been forced out.
“The rent has doubled,” said a spokesman for the firm. The landlord said he wants to make Larchmont “the next Rodeo Drive.”
The new location is 6114 Sunset Blvd. at Gower Ave.