Planet Smoothie Gravitates Towards Beverly Hills

Planet Smoothie has locations across the US, but relatively few outposts in LA.  The closest one to the Westside resides in Santa Monica, and opened back in 2015.  But that’s about to change.  There’s a notice in the window of the space 193 1/2 S. Beverly Dr. in Beverly Hills announcing that another Planet Smoothie is on the way.  No word of an opening date and it looks like they’ve got a way to go.



Tasti D-Lite And Planet Smoothie Heading To Santa Monica…

It looks like yet another icy treat shop is hitting the Westside…  New York frozen “dessert” brand Tasti D-Lite and sister company Planet Smoothie appear destined for the same space at 526 Wilshire Blvd. in Santa Monica. Besides smoothies (obviously), the concept here is two dairy bases, one vanilla and one chocolate, upon which a multitude of flavors are added producing a dessert with significantly fewer calories than ice cream or frozen yogurt.  No word on an opening date although they must be behind as the website promises an early 2015 opening, but I’ll keep watching…