| Sep 2, 2014
| 2:00 PM
To be a haunted pub, you're really supposed to be an old pub. London's Viaduct Tavern, known for its poltergeist activity, has been a tavern since 1875. New York's waterfront Bridge Cafe, wherein regular patrons swear they are being watched, had a...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:00 PM
5311 S. Lake Park Ave. West 312-801-2100
Rating: 3.5 (out of four) Heating up
Starbucks, Five Guys Burgers, LA Fitness, Chipotle—there's no question that the Harper Court redevelopment has brought a number of shiny new chains to...
| Jul 18, 2013
Andy Gould, Mandy Tandy, Kris Nagy and Danny Shapiro like gin. They like it a lot. And they want you to like it too.
So run into one of them at Scofflaw, the Logan Square gin-centric bar they opened last year, and he or she will happily answer...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Chicagoist reports: Longman & Eagle (2657 N. Kedzie Ave.) is opening a new bar adjacent to the current space.
Get the full story: chicagoist.com
| Sep 11, 2012
Empty Bottle’s Bruce Finkelman and Craig Golden, of Space in Evanston, are currently prepping their newest venture, The Promontory (1539 E. 53rd St.), for an early 2013 opening.
Finkelman—who is also behind Logan Square’s Longman &...
| Feb 11, 2011
A Dream Team of Chicago food pros tells us the one thing they crave for their home kitchens. Here is their exuberant mix of utility, utopia and style.
La Cornue Chateau series oven: "They are the most beautiful ovens, and they are extremely well made."...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 4:22 PM
There are loads of delicious cheap eats available to eat in Chicago, but sometimes … well, sometimes you want something a little more glamorous than a slice of pizza or 10-cent chicken wings. Someplace with tablecloths on the table and no...