The Brown Derby was a chain of restaurants in Los Angeles. The first and most famous of these was shaped like a man’s derby hat. The second Hollywood Brown Derby was opened on Valentine’s Day 1929 at 1628 North Vine Street. Clark Gable is said to have proposed to Carole Lombard there. The episode “LA At Last” of I Love Lucy show was filmed in it. Like its Wilshire Boulevard counterpart, it was the home of hundreds of celebrity caricatures.