Celebrity-failed eateries

Creating a restaurant with lasting appeal is difficult. Gino D'Acampo's pasta franchise & Gloria & Emilio Estefan's Cuban restaurant failed.

Since 1992, Larios on the Beach has been a popular Cuban restaurant in Miami. The Estefans' restaurant overlooks Ocean Drive.

Larios on the Beach, 1992-2020.

Jamie Oliver's show The Naked Chef popularised his humorous personality & no-frills cuisine. Jamie Oliver's Fifteen gave poor people cooking experience in 2002.

2002-2019: Fifteen, Jamie's Italian, & Barbecoa.

Supermodels Elle Macpherson, Naomi Campbell, Claudia Schiffer, & Christy Turlington fronted Fashion Café in 1995. It had leather seats, a pricey gift shop, & a red carpet at the door, & it served diner-style burgers & platters.

Fashion Café, Elle Macpherson, Naomi Campbell

Jennifer Lopez is an all-rounder, so in 2002 she chose to make a movie. J Lo's Latin restaurant is in Pasadena, California. Madre's provided empanadas and ropa vieja.

Madre's, 2002-2008

Chrissie Hynde started a vegan restaurant in Akron, Ohio in 2007. Vegi Terranean's ethics were a hit. In elegant but down-to-earth surroundings, it provided spaghetti, pizza, sandwiches, and vegan treats.

Vegi Terranean, 2007-2011

Flavor Flav opened Flav's Fried Chicken in 2011 Clinton, Iowa restaurant provided secret-recipe fried chicken, ribs, mac 'n' cheese, & mashed potatoes.

Flavor Flav, 2011

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