The parade, Christkindlmarket, open restaurants, recommended films, and more Thanksgiving goings-on
Things to do in Chicago on Thanksgiving Day
Why not get out in the city and enjoy Thanksgiving for a change?
Thanksgiving dinners, 24-hour improv fest, and more things to do in Chicago this week
Friendsgiving, Dr. Strangelove at the Is It Still Funny? series, and more happenings from November 21-24.
Next nicked, Alinea punked, and other things coming up
An Achatz restaurant, a social media uproar, what’s new?
Mystery game meat, Quartino’s octino, and more
A lot of events for this being the slow month for restaurants.
Drinks for everybody at Alpana Singh’s Boarding House
Alpana Singh’s Boarding House is a populist wine bar on a grand scale.
Valentine’s Day Guide 2013
Our picks for the best places to be on the most romantic day of the year
Berghoff Oktoberfest and other food and drink events
Oktoberfest celebrations and ethical food sources are highlights this week, along with Mexican Independence day and puppy philanthropy
This Week’s Food and Drink Events
Beer tasting with the Big Hurt, a game pop up, an intimate chat with Martial Noguier, and more.
133 tasty things from 2011
I ate it all
Ready, set, roll your eyes: It’s Michelin Guide time
Le sigh: French tire maker Michelin dropped its 2011 Bib Gourmand list this morning.
This Week in Food & Drink: Kushiyaki and sushi, Key Ingredient blood, spots for Bastille Day, Scott Harris Watch
In this week’s Food & Drink: sushi, kushiyaki, blood, and more
Five spots for Bastille Day
Bistro Bordeaux | Evanston | $$$ Pascal Berthoumieux’s picture-perfect French bistro has light mustard walls covered with small framed posters, butcher-paper-topped tables, a dark wood bar towards the back, and servers in black vests and long white aprons. The French classics are covered as well. Escargots de bourgogne en croute, plump snails in individual snail-dish compartments […]
Three Aces, Antico, Sable, and five more restaurants with new outdoor seating
Antico | Wicker Park/Bucktown | $$$ Tucked into what used to be an antique store just off Armitage in Bucktown, the aptly named Antico is by all appearances a typical neighborhood restaurant. Yet the unassuming facade masks a crack staff and kitchen under the direction of server Trinna Schramm, a former expediter at Alinea, and chef-owner […]
This Week in Food & Drink: Garlic Mustard, Cafe des Architectes, Key Ingredient Dried Shrimp, a New Cocktail Challenge, and More
This week in Food & Drink: what to do with the invasive plant garlic mustard, Key Ingredient dried shrimp, Cafe des Architectes under new chef Greg Biggers, a new cocktail challenge, and more.