Resistance is futile.
Chef Deirdre Quinn’s spicy menu is the cocktail bar’s thirst-kindling reason to play there.
But it’s chef Johnny Besch’s food that transcends the postwar Sunset Strip cliches.
The restaurant anchoring the Ace Hotel is like a satellite for Jason Vincent and Ben Lustbader’s Logan Square mothership.
The neighborhood restaurant refined.
Two north-side “urban” taquerias take their cue from Big Star.
Scott Harris resurrects the longtime Taylor Street red-sauce joint Gennaro’s.