On Thursday, August 11, musical artist Bad Bunny celebrated the grand opening of his new restaurant Gekkō, and the event was star-studded. Two power couples met for a double date at the Miami-based venue: Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner and Victoria and David Beckham. Jonas and Turner had on tops in a matching cream shade and pearl necklaces. Jonas wore a button down over a black tank top and wore sunglasses with orange frames. His wife had her hair slicked back into a long ponytail.
The Beckhams looked chic in black, Victoria’s top featured a plunging neckline with a cutout down the middle of her torso. David was wearing a tailored button and a leather band is visible over his shoulder. Three of their children, Romeo, Cruz and Harper, accompanied them to the event.
The Japanese steakhouse located in the Brickell neighborhood of the beach town is owned by Bad Bunny and hospitality mogul David Grutman and features a sushi bar. in addition to high-end steaks. The night was served with tastings and signature drinks, and music was played by DJ Zack Bia. Other celebrities at the event included Lil Wayne, Timbaland, Jake Paul, Isabela Grutman, Karol G, Future, DJ Khaled, Derek Jeter, and director Michael Bay was also spotted inside the party with Andy Garcia, Candice Swanepoel, Chantel Jeffries, Lele Pons, Devon Windsor and Terrence J.
Grutman has collaborated with other celebrities, such as Pharrell Williams on The Goodtime Hotel. He told Vogue“Think of your go-to steakhouse. It’s familiar and personal. Then imagine it with Japanese cuisine and a Miami trip too. Color, texture, great music. That’s what we’re aiming for with Gekkō.”
The size of the crowd that flocked to the August opening in Florida is a testament to Bad Bunny’s popularity and also the love of a good steak.
Aimée Lutkin is weekend editor at ELLE.com. Her writing has appeared in Jezebel, Glamour, Marie Claire and more. Her first book, The lone hunter, will be published by Dial Press in February 2022.