Mr. Chow will celebrate its official opening in Malibu on New Years Eve with a special menu and entertainment.
The first seating will begin at 6 p.m. followed by a second at 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31 at the restauarant's location at the Malibu Country Mart, according to a spokeswoman for the shopping center.
A fixed menu posted on Mr. Chow's website promises upscale Beijing cuisine, including fresh lobster, ma mignon, water dumplings and oyster mushrooms.
The cost of the first seating is $95 and the second seating is $250.
Mr. Chow took the place of Nobu at the Malibu Country Mart. Mr. Chow has other locations in Beverly Hills, London, Miami, Las Vegas and New York.
Reservations can be made by calling (310) 456-7600.