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Weekend Planner: Ice Cream Edition

Weekend Planner: Ice Cream Edition Keep cool this weekend with new ice cream treats from HotChocolate . HotChocolate Fudge-sicles on The 606. Ice Cream Edition With the Dog Days of Summer upon us, there’s never been a better time to hit The 606 and cool off with Fudge-sicles by none other than Mindy Segal. The owner […]

Chicago’s Best Breakfast Burgers

Chicago’s Best Breakfast Burgers . It’s no surprise that burgers dominate the comfort food landscape during lunch and dinner, but why wait more than an hour after waking up to indulge your cravings? Breakfast burgers have been on the rise in Chicago lately, and we’ve mapped out several spots where you can scratch that itch […]

Sweet of the Week: Waffle at Hendrickx Belgian Bread Crafter

Hendrickx Belgian Bread CrafterWeek: . . I love when desserts masquerade as breakfast. This would explain my undying love for piled-high pancakes, stuffed French toast, and treacly crepes. This would also explain why I can’t say no to a chocolate-frosted Belgian waffle, especially when it’s made at Hendrickx Belgian Bread Crafter, a gem of a […]

Weekly Planner: Air & Water Show BBQ, Late-night Burgers

Air & Water Show BBQ, Late-night Burgers . . With the Air & Water Show taking place this weekend in Chicago, GreenRiver is poised to celebrate in style with a perfectly summery BBQ bash. Considering the restaurant’s location on the 18th floor of a Streeterville high-rise, it also happens to be the perfect setting for […]

Dine and Drink During the Chicago Air & Water Show

Dine and Drink During the Chicago Air & Water Show Chicago Air & Water Show . . In case the thunderous planes rocketing through the sky don’t give it away, the Air & Water Show is an unmistakable harbinger of late-summer fun in Chicago. Taking place August 20 and 21 this year, coupled with preceding […]

“West Winds” Dinner at Lula Cafe

“West Winds” Dinner at Lula Cafe . As former Intro chef-in-residence Jessica Largey prepares to open her own restaurant, Simone, in Los Angeles, she’s back in town for a special event at Lula Cafe that you won’t want to miss. On August 8, Largey will team with Lula’s Sarah Rinkavage for a five-course guest chef […]

Olympic-inspired Specials and Cachaça Cocktails

Olympic-inspired Specials and Cachaça Cocktails Olympic-inspired Specials Dining and drinking deals and events in Chicago for August 5-7. . . Olympic-inspired Menu at La Sirena Clandestina With the onset of the Rio Olympics, there’s no better place to celebrate than South American inspired La Sirena Clandestina. The Fulton Market restaurant is paying homage to the 2016 […]

Dough Bros’ Chef Collaboration Produces Delicious Results

Dough Bros’ Chef Collaboration . A little team work makes the dream work. Such is the case with Dough Bros. and Cochon Volant, which have engaged in a bit of recurring collaboration thanks to chef Matt Ayala. Not only does Dough Bros, the cozy pizza joint in River North, serve one of the best eggplant […]

Chicago Festival of Oysters and Burgers & Bubbly at The Lobby

Chicago Festival of Oysters . . Festival of Oysters at Tavern on Rush It’s that glorious time of the year again; it’s the Festival of Oysters at Tavern on Rush! It’s everyone’s favorite bivalves at everyone’s favorite Gold Coast fixture, and it takes place August 2 all day long. The annual event entails $1 oysters […]