RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Au Cheval

A collection of news and information related to Au Cheval published by this site and its partners.

Top Au Cheval Articles

Displaying items 1-11
  • Sizing up the pizza at Roxie's by the Slice in Wicker Park

    Sizing up the pizza at Roxie's by the Slice in Wicker Park
    Pizza review: Roxie's by the Slice 1732 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-987-6543 Rating: !! 1/2 (out of 4) Brendan Sodikoff is the man with the golden touch. The owner of Hogsalt Hospitality fed Chicago's modern doughnut revolution with Doughnut Vault. He...
  • Which Chicago restaurants are worth the wait?

    Which Chicago restaurants are worth the wait?
    When Hot Doug's closed its doors in October, Chicago lost its greatest argument for waiting in line for food. The hysteria of its final month caused freethinking people to stand 12 hours for a hot dog. Now that Doug's is but a wiener figment in our...
  • Five minutes with ... Phillip Foss

    Five minutes with ... Phillip Foss
    It's hard to imagine a fine restaurant at the end of a small and lonely dead-end section of 14th Street off of Western Avenue. It is bordered on one side by a grassy hill topped with train tracks, and some nondescript buildings and a local bar on the...
  • Owners of Fulton Market buildings ask mayor to drop landmarking plan

    Owners of Fulton Market buildings ask mayor to drop landmarking plan
    About 50 business and property owners gathered in the parking lot of meatpacker Quality Foods on Tuesday afternoon to call on the mayor to withdraw a proposal to landmark sections of Fulton Market and Randolph Street. Tuesday's news conference was...
  • First look inside the new Soho House Chicago

    First look inside the new Soho House Chicago
    Nick Jones says he can tell within five minutes whether a space is right for Soho House, the private members club for "creative souls" that he has been bringing to cities across the globe. It took him even less time on his first visit to the century-old...
  • Worth a trip: Fried chicken at Mini-Hut

    Worth a trip: Fried chicken at Mini-Hut
    Fried chicken at Mini Hut 6659 W. Archer Ave. 773-586-2115 I've eaten a lot of fried chicken in Chicago. I love Au Cheval's General Jane's fried chicken, Crisp's Seoul Sassy fried chicken and Honey Butter Fried Chicken's offerings. Harold's wings "fried...
  • 30 dishes to eat while visiting Chicago

    30 dishes to eat while visiting Chicago
    You've already waited in line for popcorn at Garrett. You've endured verbal abuse at The Wieners Circle. And you've devoured the Chicago classic that is the Italian beef sandwich (Al's #1 and Johnnie's being the best, depending on who you ask). So...
  • Menus and setting influence restaurant music choices

    Menus and setting influence restaurant music choices
    Chicago is no longer known for its meat-and-potatoes menus but for its innovative contemporary cuisine, and the background music in more of the city's restaurants mirrors that same creative spirit. Scott McNiece, founder of Uncanned Music, sifts through...
  • Three coming-soon ramen restaurants in Chicago

    Three coming-soon ramen restaurants in Chicago
    Ramen-San 59 W. Hubbard St. ETA: Mid- to late April "I spent a lot of cold nights in New York as a young cook eating bowls of ramen. That's where I got hooked," said Lettuce Entertain You chef/partner Doug Psaltis, who will helm the forthcoming ramen...
  • Interview: Sophia Bush calls 'Chicago PD' role a dream job

    Interview: Sophia Bush calls 'Chicago PD' role a dream job
    Sophia Bush took a break from chasing criminals on the set of the upcoming “Chicago Fire” spinoff, “Chicago PD” to get dolled up for an appearance at the Coach store in the Gold Coast. “Marina (Squerciati) and I had the...
  • Meet the Chicago chefs of 'Top Chef' Season 11

    Meet the Chicago chefs of 'Top Chef' Season 11
    There's more to come from the New Orleans-based 11th season of "Top Chef" than host Padma Lakshmi tossing the cheftestants Mardi Gras beads instead of making them draw knives. This year's cast features a rockabilly chick, a proud recipient of the title of...