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Peter Bjorn & John: Baby Went to Musso & Frank, They Put a Little Time into Twittering
1. They make a very good trout. 2. Charlie Chaplin dined there all the time.
3. Greta Garbo discussed a script there.
4. Marilyn Monroe sneezed there.
5. It might be the oldest restaurant in the world.
Plus, Musso & Frank is one of the "12 Places Where You Can Live Like a 'Mad Men' Character,", and, in 2006, departing LAist Editor Carolyn Kellogg included drinks there as part of a Hollywood outing trifecta among her "Top 10 L.A. Things You'll Miss."