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Quartino Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Weekend Planner: Quartino Celebrates 10th Anniversary, National Pizza Week, Sunday Supper at Cafe Spiaggia   One of downtown Chicago’s most popular and enduring Italian restaurants, established years before the surge of Italian restaurants swept the city, is poised to celebrate its 10th anniversary this weekend. After a decade of success, Quartino plans to give back […]

Take on Tropical Cocktails

…….A New Take on Tropical Cocktails . . . . .On the heels of the recent tiki resurgence, tropical cocktails are soaring high and enjoying a moment in the spotlight. Aside from the popularity of spots like Three Dots and a Dash and Lost Lake, the beachy theme sets the stage at a handful of […]

Christmas Dining Guide 2015, Chicago Dining

……………Christmas Dining Guide 2015, Chicago Dining . Where to dine out for Christmas in Chicago. . . . . . . It’s just about that time of year when a jolly bearded man soars around the world to deliver presents and eat an embarrassment of cookies. It’s also the time of year for filling up […]

Chicago Restaurants New Happy Hour Promotions That Raise the Bar

…..Chicago Restaurants New Happy Hour Promotions That Raise the Bar . . . . . .…………………………..See Full Story . . . FIG & OLIVE: Happy hour gets a ritzy Italian accent at FIG & OLIVE, where “Aperitivo Hour” takes place Sunday through Thursday from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Available in the restaurant’s bar and […]

Rosh Hashanah Dining Guide 2015

Rosh Hashanah dining specials in Chicago. SEE FULL STORY     Beatrix: Since Rosh Hashanah is all about welcoming a “sweet new year,” honey and apples are paramount. Get thee to Beatrix to partake in their apple oatmeal cookies. And don’t forget their local apples and honey, a crisp and healthy way to beckon the Jewish […]

Strawberry Shortcake at Bar Toma: Sweet of the Week

Strawberry Shortcake at Bar Toma: Sweet of the Week   SEE FULL STORY   I like a little pomp and circumstance with my shortcake. For such an innately humble dessert as strawberry shortcake, one rooted in the classics and preconceived expectations, it’s an impressive accomplishment to infuse a little razzle-dazzle. That’s just what happens at […]

Labor Day Dining and Drinking Guide

#LaborDay #Dining and #Drinking Guide   SEE FULL STORY   Bid summer adieu in style with some Labor Day brunch at Old Town Pour House. The bar and restaurant will serve a special holiday menu on Monday, September 7, from 11:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Featured specials include shrimp and grits, breakfast tacos, brisket and gravy, […]

Best Bites and Sips of Summer 2015

Best Bites and Sips of Summer 2015 The best things we ate and drank in Chicago so far this summer.   Hate to shatter the illusion, but summer is ending soon. With August more than halfway over and Labor Day right around the corner, we’ll be in full-fledged pumpkin spice latte before you know it. Before […]

Scotch Tasting, Gold Coast Grub Crawl, Peruvian Independence Day, Ramen-san Omakase: Weekday Planner

Scotch Tasting, Gold Coast Grub Crawl, Peruvian Independence Day, Ramen-san Omakase: Weekday Planner Scotch Tasting at Devon Seafood Grill Scotch-lovers, take heed. Devon Seafood Grill is paying homage to Scotland’s signature tipple with a special tasting event on Monday, July 27. Starting at 6:00 p.m., guests will sample four Scotch selections matched with a variety […]

Maple & Ash Grilling Pop-up: Weekend Planner

Maple & Ash Grilling Pop-up: Weekend Planner Live Vinyl DJs at The Brass Monkey, National Ice Cream Day at Nonna’s     National Ice Cream Day at Nonna’s What a happy coincidence that Nonna’s started offering their ice cream by the pint just in time for National Ice Cream Day on July 19. To celebrate […]