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.
Favorite sport to watch?
Favorite sport to play?
Polo and surfing.
Best vacation ever?
Dream trip destination?
Surfing and horse back riding through Africa.
An Italian dinner in the Mediterranean, somewhere secluded.
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?
Mad Max (the original)
Car you drive now?
Land Rover Defender
Wear a watch?
Not really—they mostly get lost or stolen.
Summer drink of choice?
Gypsy Water by BYREDO.
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.