As food trucks have flourished in other U.S. cities, the mobile food industry in Chicago has been systematically immobilized by legislative opposition, onerous red tape, costly fines, and the pro-restaurant lobby.
The El Ideas chef takes his meatball sandwich truck on the road again after two and a half years of fine dining.
The upscale Indian restaurant, relocated to Andersonville, provides another option for imbibing.
A half dozen restaurants closing ten days into 2012
In this week’s Food & Drink: MorSo, Cocktail Challenge fenugreek, affordable recommended Lincoln Park restaurants
Gaztro-Wagon’s Matt Maroni goes from streetside to antelope carpaccio at MorSo
Food Truck Social 2011 suffers from its own success
Food & Drink in this week’s Reader: an off-the-grid brewery in the making, beer guides, Rustic House, Cocktail Challenge, and more
As you might have heard, the Reader is getting a new look and adding new content. The redesigned paper hits the streets this Thursday (or Wednesday, if you know where to look). Keep an eye out for it; Reader newsies will hand out copies of the paper throughout the day tomorrow through Friday. To celebrate […]
A tag-team beer dinner, a pig roast, a food truck summit, and more.
A national coffee expo, a local food film screening, a Texas barbecue dinner, and more.
The Girl & the Goat, Kith & Kin, the Purple Pig, Big Star, and more
Happy Bodega and Simple Sandwich join a growing fleet of food trucks upon which absolutely no cooking will be tolerated.
Foss Family Food Trucks pops up at Gaztro-Wagon on Sun 8/15.
New reviews of Ruxbin Kitchen, the Portage, Donatella Mediterranean Bistro, and more.