For the love of strong drinks and vintage vibes, check out this bar when it opens January 1.
Grab a date and go Greek at Lincoln Park’s newest hideaway
The new steakhouse and bar that will get everyone talking is About Last Knife, found in the freshly minted Hotel Julian.
You could wait and uncork this on New Year’s Eve. But, the temptation.
The boutique discovery charms River North with a nostalgia-fueled American restaurant, a Japanese-style karaoke lounge and coffee spot.
Lettuce Entertain You adds a wine bar to its empire with River North spot Bar Ramone, serving Spanish tapas courtesy of chef/partners Doug Psaltis and Hisanabou Osaka — think padron peppers and pan con tomate — and a wine list highlighting small producers. Order a bottle of Txakoli in a porrón — the traditional Spanish wine pitcher — and pour it directly into your mouth for a more festive...
Karaoke suites and Asian-inspired cocktails come to River North
Chef Brian Jupiter opens a New Orleans-inspired concept in Wicker Park
Take a sip of history with the distillery’s collaboration with the Field Museum, made using 27 botanicals — from anise to yucca root — first introduced by the museum at the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893. Crafted in celebration of the museum’s 125th anniversary, the limited-edition spirit is joined by a small-batch vodka; look out for a historical whiskey collab this fall....
This new collab between the Chicago-based brand and Austin-based High Brew Coffee should be a summer pantry staple. Four flavors — jet black, Mexican vanilla, sea salt caramel latte and white mocha — offer a jolt of java with a sweet finish. $2.49, Vosges Haut-Chocolat, 951 W. Armitage; Vosgeschocolate.com