SFVBJ.com reports: Norms Restaurants, the regional chain of Southern California diners that never, is expanding under its latest ownership, with a new location due in Encino in 2019.
The latest Norms will open at 16575 Ventura Blvd., where a Tony Roma’s occupied the storefront until late last year.
The Encino restaurant will signify only the second Norms in operation in the San Fernando Valley — joining the long-running Van Nuys location at Sherman Way and Woodman Avenue.
Founded in 1949 by Norm Roybark, the chain today has less than 20 locations throughout Southern California. The original locations, mostly built in the 1950s, boasted design work by famed Los Angeles architecture firm Armet & Davis, authors of the playful, mid-century Googie style.
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