| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:50 AM
At least six Chicago restaurants have failed their city health inspection four times each in 2014, according to an analysis of Chicago Department of Public Health data published last week.
That's the highest number of times an individual restaurant...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 1:05 PM
If you want to know why there’s not a “Real Housewives of Chicago,” Bravo TV exec Andy Cohen has the answer. Or not.
“That's a good question,” Cohen told RedEye in a recent phone interview. “We’ve done...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 10:27 AM
There are plenty of rooftop lounges in the city, but it’s hard to find one where you can take in the sights from a distance. When it opens June 1, Hotel Lincoln’s rooftop bar and small plates restaurant (1816 N. Clark St.) will look out over...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 3:00 PM
We're all for adventuresome cooking. Creative pairings intrigue us. Chick pea fritters with eggplant/tomatillo caponata (Girl and the Goat)? Yes, please. Chilled white beet soup with smoked trout garnish (Lula Cafe)? Bring it.
But some combinations...
| Mar 8, 2013
Between all the stark industrial fixtures and reclaimed beams that have dominated design during the past five years, a glimmer of lightness has begun to poke through.
"It feels like a new birth," said Karen Herold, vice president of design at Chicago's...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
With nearly a dozen seasons and a handful of spinoffs, Bravo's "Top Chef" still remains a fan -- and critics' -- favorite. It's also an awards darling, continually receiving Emmy nods and, somewhat famously, upsetting "The Amazing Race" for the reality...