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Artango’s Thanksgiving Dinner Will Please the Norbert in Your Life

Artango is making life easier for us by serving food that is going to make all of us happy. Add to that the bonus that we don’t have to cook, or clean up, and we’re all going to split the bill, so it’s actually a very economical way to enjoy each other’s company. On Thanksgiving Day, […]

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Nov 09, 2018 09:37 PM
Sneak Peek: The Darling Also Has a Little of the, Um, Daring

Lindsey Marks – who performs burlesque as Lady Jack – is chatting in front of a large Alice in Wonderland painting in the downstairs dining room at The Darling, on W. Randolph St.. This new space, owned by Sophie Huterstein, who also owns L.A.’s The Wellesbourne, is next door to J.P. Graziano, purveyor of exceptional Italian […]

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Nov 07, 2018 09:50 PM
What Food Pairs with Scotch Whisky? At Chicago’s SideDoor, Lots!

It doesn’t seem that Scotch whisky would be a great pairing with food: the spirit is big, sometimes smoky and seems like it could steamroll all but the most powerful flavors. But you might be surprised how well Scotch can pair with foods. We were eager to try pairing Scotch whisky with Scottish-type food It […]

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Nov 01, 2018 09:15 PM
Berghoff Catering & Restaurant / Berghoff Cafe
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Berghoff Catering & Restaurant / Berghoff Cafe

Thousands of Chicagoans stood in line in cold winter weather for a final goodbye after the Berghoff family announced its 107-year-old restaurant would close in February 2006. Afterward, the news came that the "closure" really meant they were selling the place to their daughter, who was not previously involved with running the restaurant.

For a while, Carlyn Berhoff operated the place as "17 West at the Berghoff," before switching back to "The Berghoff.Restaurant." The old main dining room, initially converted to private events, has now been reopened as a restaurant and the basement cafe remains much as before, with lunchtime sandwiches. The crusty, unionized waiters are gone, though, the menu mixes a handful of the old German favorites with pastas and fern-bar fare, and Chicago is divided between the still-infuriated and the relieved.

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Address: 17 W. Adams St., Chicago, IL 60603

Neighborhood: Loop

Region: Downtown / Loop

County: Cook

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Berghoff Catering & Restaurant / Berghoff Cafe
Berghoff Catering & Restaurant / Berghoff Cafe

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