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The vaulted structure was originally built by Charlie Chaplin.

Perfect Plate

by intern

On the former site of 1990s trendsetter—and chef incubator—Campanile comes a worthy successor:

S.D.-born, European-trained, California-distinguished (Patina, Bastide, L’Auberge Carmel, Church & State) chef Walter Manzke’s years-awaited bistronomie project, République. 624 S. La Brea Ave., L.A., 310-362-6115; republiquela.com.