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Best Places to Brunch in Chicago in January

Best Places to Brunch in Chicago in January January’s Best Places to Brunch in Chicago SEE FULL STORY Mercat a la Planxa: One of the newest brunch menus in town can be found at Mercat a la Planxa, which has long served one of our favorite brunch spreads with its focus on Spanish cuisine and a […]

Brunch Bites: Appellation and Carnivale

Brunch Bites: Appellation and Carnivale SEE FULL STORY Your newest destination for brunch is Appellation, the adjoining wine bar and restaurant at Pastoral’s newest location in Andersonville. The handiwork of chef Jesse Williams, Appellation’s brunch menu is a seamless extension of the restaurant’s dinner menu, which serves to highlight a sense of place and terroir […]

Brunch Bites: Osteria La Madia and Maxwell’s at the Club-Dining Chicago

Brunch Bites: Osteria La Madia and Maxwell’s at the Club-Dining Chicago   In this week’s batch of brunch bites, Osteria La Madia gives brunch an Italian accent and Sunday brunch returns to Maxwell’s at the Club. For years, Osteria La Madia has maintained as one of the most venerable destinations for Italian cuisine in River […]

La Stanza Ristorante Brunch and Dolce Italian

……………… Brunch at La Stanza Ristorante and Dolce Italian . . . . . ..………………………….……………. SEE FULL STORY . . The first of the two Italian spots this week is La Stanza Ristorante, the fine dining back room of Labriola off Michigan Avenue. A new facet for the restaurant is a weekly Sunday brunch for […]

Balena, Tapworks, and Baderbrau: Brunch Bites

……Balena, Tapworks, and Baderbrau: Brunch Bites<! ……………..SEE FULL STORY ..The folks behind The Bristol, GT Fish & Oyster, Formento’s, and Perennial Virant know what they’re doing when it comes to first-rate brunch. So it’s not surprising at all that they’ve cooked up another stellar brunch program at Balena, the latest restaurant to join the brunch […]

Villains and Adamus: Brunch Bites

Villains and Adamus: Brunch Bites       In this week’s batch of brunch bites, Villains begins brunch in the South Loop and Adamus prepares its brunch program for an October debut.   SEE FULL STORY   In both its past and present iterations, Villains has been known for its burgers (the current version topped with beef fat […]

Valois and The Duck Inn: Brunch Bites

Valois and The Duck Inn: #Brunch Bites SEE FULL STORY   On a rapidly gentrifying street in Hyde Park, Valois stands strong. The casual, decades-old cafeteria is still hotter than ever, even when faced with the hyper popularity of froufrou brunches. A recent visit to this south side institution prompted an homage to one of […]

Publican Quality Meats & Johnny’s Grill: Brunch Bites

Publican Quality Meats & Johnny’s Grill: Brunch Bites     As the tides of gentrification swept through Logan Square, the neighborhood lost one of its most enduring, iconic diners when Johnny’s Grill closed up shop several months ago. Instead of a hot restaurant group taking over and re-concepting the space, the longstanding diner just re-emerged in […]

Dolce Italian and State and Lake Chicago Tavern: Brunch Bites

Dolce Italian and State and Lake Chicago Tavern: Brunch Bites   In this week’s batch of brunch bites, Dolce Italian serves up daily breakfast and State and Lake Chicago Tavern taps a new beer brunch. Now you can brunch (or breakfast) the Italian way thanks to the onset of daily breakfast service at River North’s […]

Cindy’s – Pub Royale: Brunch Bites

Cindy’s – Pub Royale: Brunch Bites Brunch Bites: Cindy’s and Pub Royale In this week’s batch of brunch bites, downtown hot spot Cindy’s serves brunch atop the Chicago Athletic Association hotel and Pub Royale delivers an Indian-accented brunch to Wicker Park.   Just when you thought Cindy’s couldn’t get any hotter, the restaurant perched atop […]