Home Chicago

Chicago

Inside Wicker Park’s Long-Awaited Indoor Mini-Golf Bar

As Chicagoans feel safer to leave their homes after more than a year cooped up thanks to the pandemic, Big Mini Putt...

A Rise in COVID-19 Cases Concerns Chicago’s Top Doctor

Chicago restaurant workers without preexisting conditions will be eligible to take a COVID-19 vaccine next week and more and more restaurants are...

Another Greektown Legend, Santorini, Closes After 31 Years

Late last year, the owners of Santorini began soliciting interest with those who might want to purchase their property at the corner...

Las Vegas’ Bad Owl Coffee Picks Chicago For First Cafe Outside Nevada

Bad Owl Coffee Roasters, a Las Vegas-based mini-chain, has picked Chicago for its first locations outside of Nevada. Ownership hopes to win...

Two-Floor Izakaya and Sushi Restaurant Opening Off Elston Corridor With Patio

Otto Phan, the opinionated chef behind Kyoten — the ambitious and pricey sushi restaurant in Logan Square — is planning a second...

Chicago Cubs & White Sox: 2021 season guide | How to buy tickets and more | Choose Chicago

Are you ready to play ball again, Chicago? Though the White Sox and Cubs played in empty stadiums last year, both teams are...

Music Box’s New Neighbors Offer Duck-Fat Bagel Dogs and Chocolate Babka Muffins

Steingold’s of Chicago, the modern Jewish deli that helped kick off a renaissance of contemporary spins on Ashkenazi cuisine in the city,...

Fully Vaccinated Diners Don’t Count Against Illinois Restaurant Capacity Rules

All adults in Illinois will soon be eligible for vaccinations, and that could have major ramifications for restaurants: Fully vaccinated customers —...

Late-Night Wicker Park Bar Unveils New Look After 27 Years on Milwaukee Avenue

“Peaches” has witnessed Nick’s Beer Garden’s entire 44-year-old history, from its origins in Lincoln Park to its current form in Wicker Park....

Chicago Street Dining to Return in May

Patio dining is always popular in Chicago during the spring and summer, regardless of how many people lawmakers allow inside dining rooms....

A Latinx Bartender Mixes Up a Taste of Mexico City in Little Village

The dreamy, boho vibe of the restaurants, cafes, and bars in Mexico City’s Roma and Condesa neighborhoods’ is why foreigners flock to...

Illinois First Lounge For On-Site Marijuana Consumption Will Soon Open

Spring isn’t the only thing in the air in Illinois, where state officials continue to rollback COVID-19 rules as vaccinations rollout. More...

Most Read

Chicago’s Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings for 2021

Despite more than 12 months of grueling pandemic struggles, hope springs eternal: in March,...

An Architect Couple Get to Live in Their Dream Home

Lap Chi Kwong and Alison Von Glinow gave their Edgewater residence a curved atrium instead of a traditional entrance foyer and hallway. Photography: James...