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Over Easy, Ravenswood’s Charming Brunch Spot, Closes After 15 Years

Over Easy, a 15-year-old breakfast and brunch spot in Ravenswood known for its many crowd-pleasing egg dishes and walls crammed with photographs,...

Jamaican Favorite Ja’ Grill Will Soon Open Near Douglass Park

A venerable Jamaican restaurant is opening a second location on the the city’s West Side. This summer, Ja’ Grill — the 14-year-old...

Explore the Mag Mile’s Intriguing New French Option

Restaurant openings have been few and far between for Downtown Chicago throughout the pandemic, but the extra time was welcome for chef...

Chicago’s 15 Percent Delivery Fee Cap Extension Stalls

The effort to extend Chicago’s pandemic 15 percent cap on third-party delivery charges for restaurants stalled at Wednesday morning’s City Council meeting,...

Chicago Could Stop Liquor Sales at 10 p.m.

The city of Chicago is considering permanently restricting customers from buying alcohol at stores after 10 p.m. The move, part of a...

Hospitality Workers Plan Wage Strike Wednesday Outside Gibsons

As summer creeps closer and the pandemic wanes, many Chicagoans are clamoring to return to dining and drinking as usual. What they’re...

Dazzling Upcoming Gold Coast Italian Restaurant Anticipates a Crazy Chicago Summer

The owners of Adalina, an upcoming Italian restaurant, are looking to bring more of a “upscale and elegant atmosphere” inside the Gold...

Armed With $2.3 Million in Grants, Chicago Pushes Outdoor Dining to More Areas

Over the weekend, Lakeview closed down a stretch of Broadway south of Belmont, pedestrianizing the road and turning parts into more patio...

Take a walking tour of Chicago’s South Loop | Choose Chicago

Welcome to our new series of self-guided Chicago Greeter tours, presented by Bank of America. Each walking tour is created by a knowledgeable local...

Upcoming Fulton Market Mexican Restaurant Gives a Local Chef a Chance to Impress

A modern Mexican restaurant will soon arrive on Fulton Market, giving a young chef a larger stage in one of the city’s...

Grab Island Vibes at Dr. Bird’s Jamaican Patty Shack, Now Open in Noble Square

Chicago’s legendary Polish Triangle now has some island vibes after Dr. Bird’s Jamaican Patty Shack landed last weekend at the intersection of...

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Nini’s Deli Plots Reopening After Owner’s Bigoted Remarks Led to Closure Last Summer

Almost a year since Nini’s Deli closed in West Town after a series of anti-Black, Islamaphobic, and homophobic comments made by the...

Chicago Restaurants and Bars Fully Reopen After 15 Grueling Months

It’s been 450 days since Chicago’s restaurants and bars have been able to operate without customers wearing masks and tables spaced six...

Five Homes You Can Walk to a Cubs or Sox Game From

The Cubs and the Sox recently released their City Connect uniforms, which pay tribute to the city and their particular part in it. The...

Chicago to Pedestrianize Three Major Downtown Streets for Summer Outdoor Dining

On Friday, the city of Chicago will completely lift COVID-19 restrictions at restaurants, but developers and restaurants owners worry that it will...