| Aug 22, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Belly Q, the long-awaited follow-up restaurant by Bill Kim (Belly Shack, Urban Belly) will open its doors at 5 p.m. today at 1400 W. Randolph St. (312-563-1010). (Chicagoist leaked the news earlier today.)
The restaurant is a collaboration between Kim...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Graham Elliot was an aspiring young cook in the late '90s carrying steaks to a party of 20 in the Charlie Trotter's Studio Kitchen when the restaurant's brilliant, mercurial owner stopped him in the hallway and grabbed one of the pieces of meat.
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Charlie Trotter says he first thought of closing his namesake restaurant after his plane sat on the tarmac at LaGuardia Airport on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001.
“I realized really how fragile the world is,” he reflects. “I love what I...
| Sep 5, 2012
Review: Belly Q
1400 W. Randolph St. 312-563-1010
Rating: !!!! (out of four) Already hot
There’s only one person who mentions the word "belly" more often than a gossip magazine’s celebrity baby-watch section. That’s Bill Kim, a fine-...