Committee Member: Nick Mathers

Nick Mathers

September 26, 2019 by

Restaurateur Nick Mathers hails from Sydney, Australia, but he’s right at home in the Los Angeles scene, where his hotspots are legendary for being the places to be. A polo player and a surfer, Mathers enjoys orange wines and running with his dog, Morris.

Q&A:

Favorite sport to watch?

Rugby.

Favorite sport to play?

Polo and surfing.

Best vacation ever?

Aeolian Islands.

Dream trip destination?

Surfing and horse back riding through Africa.

Favorite dinner?

An Italian dinner in the Mediterranean, somewhere secluded.

Underrated food?

Anchovies.

Best meal you've had at a restaurant?

L'Atelier De Joel Robuchon, on Saint Germain in Paris. I had the baby lamb from Corsica, and mash that had more butter than potato.

Dream Road Trip?

Bob Marley - "say no more"
Sadhguru - "seems like a cool dude"
Michel de Nostredame - "to get a read on the future"

Favorite TV show as a kid?

Smurfs.

Favorite movies?

Mad Max (the original)
The Notebook
Braveheart

Car you drive now?

Range Rover
Land Rover Defender

Motorcycle?

Dirt bike.

Wear a watch?

Not really—they mostly get lost or stolen.

Summer drink of choice?

Anything Mezcal.

Cologne?

Gypsy Water by BYREDO.

Favorite beach?

Treachery Beach in NSW, AUS.

On a Saturday, your favorite errand to run is?

Running my dog, Morris.

Otherwise, you’ll be busy doing what?

Surfing or playing polo.

Best work advice you ever got?

It's what you say no to that makes you successful.

Best thing about your career?

The people I get to work with.













Nick Mathers

September 26, 2019 by

Restaurateur Nick Mathers hails from Sydney, Australia, but he’s right at home in the Los Angeles scene, where his hotspots are legendary for being the places to be. A polo player and a surfer, Mathers enjoys orange wines and running with his dog, Morris.

Q&A:

Favorite sport to watch?

Rugby.

Favorite sport to play?

Polo and surfing.

Best vacation ever?

Aeolian Islands.

Dream trip destination?

Surfing and horse back riding through Africa.

Favorite dinner?

An Italian dinner in the Mediterranean, somewhere secluded.

Underrated food?

Anchovies.

Best meal you've had at a restaurant?

L'Atelier De Joel Robuchon, on Saint Germain in Paris. I had the baby lamb from Corsica, and mash that had more butter than potato.

Dream Road Trip?

Bob Marley - "say no more"
Sadhguru - "seems like a cool dude"
Michel de Nostredame - "to get a read on the future"

Favorite TV show as a kid?

Smurfs.

Favorite movies?

Mad Max (the original)
The Notebook
Braveheart

Car you drive now?

Range Rover
Land Rover Defender

Motorcycle?

Dirt bike.

Wear a watch?

Not really—they mostly get lost or stolen.

Summer drink of choice?

Anything Mezcal.

Cologne?

Gypsy Water by BYREDO.

Favorite beach?

Treachery Beach in NSW, AUS.

On a Saturday, your favorite errand to run is?

Running my dog, Morris.

Otherwise, you’ll be busy doing what?

Surfing or playing polo.

Best work advice you ever got?

It's what you say no to that makes you successful.

Best thing about your career?

The people I get to work with.