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Chicago’s Lottie’s Turns 82 , Surly Darkness Eve

Chicago’s Lottie’s Turns 82 , Surly Darkness Eve: Weekend Planner   Chicago’s Lottie’s Pub Turns 82 Considering restaurants and bars typically age in dog years, it’s quite a feat for a neighborhood establishment to turn 82. For nearly a century, Lottie’s Pub has been a mainstay in Bucktown, and the beloved standby is celebrating its […]

GLAAD Hatter Brunch, Tuscan Dinner and Cantina Nights: Weekend Planner

GLAAD Hatter Brunch   . GLAAD Hatter Brunch & Tea Dance This isn’t your average brunch. Taking place May 15, Pasteur in Edgewater hosts a GLAAD Hatter Brunch & Tea Dance, which features cocktails, tea, dancing, a raffle, and a “hat parade” all for a good cause. The event is co-chaired by Chad Bermingham and […]

Cross-cultural Dinner in Chicago, Calabrian Wine Dinner, and Lunch at The Northman

Cross-cultural Dinner in Chicago, Calabrian Wine Dinner, and Lunch at The Northman . .  SEE FULL STORY Japanese cuisine combines with Italian as Osteria Langhe’s Cameron Grant cooks alongside Ce Bian at Roka Akor May 12. The two chefs will cook a six-course dinner together starting at 6:30 p.m., with techniques and flavors from Piemontese […]

Brunch at MAD Social, Pinot Days at Uncommon Ground, French Tasting Menu at Enolo Wine Cafe

Weekend Planner: Brunch at MAD Social, Pinot Days at Uncommon Ground     Brunch at MAD Social Another week, another new restaurant has rolled out brunch. In line with its exciting dinnertime food menu, the West Loop’s new MAD Social colors well outside the lines during its weekend brunch program, available Saturdays and Sundays 10:00 a.m. […]

Magnum Mondays, Bubbles at Blackbird, Bacon Month Kick-off, Vietnamese Pop-up

Magnum Mondays, Bubbles at Blackbird, Bacon Month Kick-off, Vietnamese Pop-up     Magnum Mondays at Oyster Bah No better way to kick off the work week than with large-format wines. At the very least, it’ll help you drown your stressful sorrows. Every Monday through April, Oyster Bah‘s beverage director Nate Redner will be pouring a […]

Prime & Provisions : Weekday Planner: Maki Monday, Moody Tongue

Prime & Provisions Dinner : Weekday Planner: Maki Monday, Moody Tongue   Prime & Provisions Wine Dinner at Prime & Provisions Prime & Provisions: If wine and steak are more your thing, look no further than Prime & Provisions, which is serving up its second wine dinner on March 30 at 6:00 p.m. Spotlighting various […]

Absinthe Dinner, Chablis Dinner at Cherry Circle Room: Weekday Planner

Absinthe Dinner, Chablis Dinner Absinthe Dinner, Chablis Dinner See Full Story: Absinthe Dinner at Community Tavern Absinthe gets its turn in the spotlight this week with a North Shore Distillery dinner at Community Tavern on March 2. The intoxicating spirit will be showcased across a four-course menu at the bar from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 […]

Manhattan Making Contest, Sweetest Cinnamon Desserts: Weekday Planner:

Manhattan Making Contest, Sweetest Cinnamon Desserts: Weekday Planner: SEE FULL STORY   Manhattan Making Contest Shake up your week with a little Manhattan making contest at the Virgin Hotels’ second-floor Commons Club on February 22. From 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., local mixologists will convene to see who can make the best Woodford Reserve Manhattan. Attendees […]

2016 Guest Bartender Series, Chef “Roast”

2016 Guest Bartender Series, Chef “Roast”   Weekday Planner: Mikkeller Spontan Tapping, CH Distillery’s 2016 Guest Bartender Series, Chef “Roast” at River Roast, Croatian Wine Dinner   It’s time once again for CH Distillery‘s annual guest bartender series. This year’s lineup of monthly mixologists is a pretty impressive roster indeed, and it all starts with […]

Meals on Wheels Chicago Celebrity Chef Ball, Green City Market Culinary Garage Sale

……….Meals on Wheels Chicago Celebrity Chef Ball, Green City Market Culinary Garage Sale, Krupp Brothers Wine Dinner, Happy Hour at Bread & Wine . . . . . .………………………….……………. SEE FULL STORY . . . One of the best (and my personal favorite) food events of the year is happening this weekend at Morgan Manufacturing. […]