9051 Sunset Blvd.

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Bit of Sweden restaurant 

This popular Swedish smorgasbord restaurant opened in October 1936 and operated through 1960 in a large, old-world style building which included several shops and studios on the ground floor. The space subsequently became Empire Savings Bank.

bit of sweden 9051 sunset blvd

Ad for the new Bit of Sweden restaurant, October 1936.

Bit of Sweden c. 1938. LAPL

Bit of Sweden seen from Doheny Drive c. 1938 showing the “Viking Terrace” up on the hillside. LAPL

bit of sweden 9051 sunset

Bit of Sweden ad, 1946

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