Hibachi Papi Quietly Slips Into Pieology’s Old Location In Westwood

Pieology Pizzeria ceased operations at 920 Broxton in Westwood Village back in 2018.  The space has sat vacant ever since but that recently changed.  Operating as a food truck in DTLA, Hibachi Papi recently opened a brick-and-mortar at this address.  Look for a menu of bowls, plates, and fried rice all prepared with their signature “modern, up-scale Hibachi style”.

Pieology Pizzeria Disappears From Westwood

Could this indicate a slowdown in the build-your-own pizza trend?  On a tip from a reader (Thanks Joey!), I went to check out what was going on at Pieology Pizzeria at 920 Broxton Ave.in Westwood Village.  As it turns out, it has closed down.  A note taped to the front door confirms it.  I’m a bit surprised by this.  Even in pizza saturated Westwood, it’s hard to comprehend why ever-popular Pieology, of all places, would pull up stakes.  I’ll keep watching to see what may develop…