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  • Michelin Guide names 2015 Bib Gourmand Chicago winners

    Michelin Guide names 2015 Bib Gourmand Chicago winners
    The Michelin Guide announced the Chicago recipients of its 2015 Bib Gourmands, an award that sometimes comes with mixed emotions. Chefs and restaurateurs dream of receiving Michelin stars (Chicago's star winners will be announced next week). Bib...
  • DryHop Brewers expands with Corridor Brewery and Provisions

    DryHop Brewers expands with Corridor Brewery and Provisions
    Since opening in 2013, Greg Shuff, the founder of DryHop brewpub, has been clear that he intended to expand his business. The obvious route would have been adding a collection of DryHop pubs across the city, and perhaps one day bottling and canning DryHop...
  • Restaurant review: mfk

    Restaurant review: mfk
    Winter's gloom isn't upon us yet, but its imminent arrival is palpable, visible in the lengthening afternoon shadows and in the depressing Old Farmer's Almanac forecasts being shared on Facebook. When the polar vortex, or whatever we'll be calling it...
  • The state of dim sum in Chicago

    The state of dim sum in Chicago
    My earliest food memory involves a lot of old people yelling. The setting was a dim sum restaurant on a Sunday morning, with what seemed like 1,000 people doing their worst to talk over one another. In between complaints about their ungrateful...
  • Veterans Day freebies: Starbucks coffee, Krispy Kreme doughnuts and more

    Businesses around the city are thanking veterans and active military personnel Tuesday, Veterans Day. To show their appreciation, some are offering everything from free coffee to burgers.  Here's a rundown of some of the freebies. Be sure to call...
  • Veterans Day specials at local restaurants

    Veterans Day specials at local restaurants
    Have military ID and are hungry? Veterans Day is Tuesday, and some local outposts of national chains are showing their gratitude by offering their grub gratis to military veterans. The specials are available all day, except for at Red Lobster, where you...
  • Peri peri chicken chain Nando's to open 3 stores in Chicago

    Peri peri chicken chain Nando's to open 3 stores in Chicago
    I’ve only peripherally heard of peri peri chicken, and didn’t taste my first until two months ago during a trip to Montreal. Turns out it’s a huge deal there. You can walk down the street and see store after store of spinning rotisseries...
  • Grace gets a third Michelin star; Alinea repeats

    Grace gets a third Michelin star; Alinea repeats
    There's a new Michelin three-star restaurant in town. Grace, featuring the highly acclaimed chef Curtis Duffy, received the coveted top rating in the Michelin Guide Chicago 2015, whose selections were announced Tuesday.  Grace joins Alinea, which...
  • Why chefs obsess over awards

    Why chefs obsess over awards
    Until recently, I was a voting member of the James Beard Foundation, which gives out a number of highly valued annual awards to chefs and restaurants. But I was not a very active member, and certainly, while eating out, that membership never came up....
  • Takashi to close at year's end

    Takashi to close at year's end
    Two days after receiving a Michelin star for the fifth consecutive year, Takashi Yagihashi announced he’ll be closing his eponymous Bucktown restaurant at the end of the year. “This is totally a personal decision,” Takashi said....
  • Chicago has $700,000 ready to lend to small businesses

    Chicago has $700,000 ready to lend to small businesses
    An Ethiopian restaurant, a condo property management firm and a vegan catering company in Chicago have one thing in common: Their owners are thankful they got loans to start or expand their businesses when other options failed. The small loans came...