Go On a Pop-up Dining “Adventure” at ClaudiaBig things often have small beginnings. It’s a statement especially true of many fine dining-leaning pop-up restaurants, which steadily amass a hungry fanbase before inevitably evolving into something huge. It’s a pattern we’ve seen in places like 42 Grams, a former pop-up operated out of an apartment that now lays claim to two Michelin stars... Read ...
Two Bars, One Stone: Slippery Slope & Heavy FeatherFor the indecisive social drinker, Chicago is a wonderland of choices. Aside from the sheer astounding mass of diverse bars that dot the city, there are quite a few that go a step further by carving out entirely different bars within existing infrastructure. Essentially, the result is a Russian nesting doll-like bar situation, where one... Read more »
5 Restaurants Worth Fighting the Winter ElementsWe get it. Winter sucks! It can quickly reduce the brightest socialite into an Emergen-C chugging cat lady, and the ladykiller into a Wii addicted shut-in. As the cold months loom before us, the prospect of any social activity outside the realm of Facebook becomes terrifying. Do not succumb! Food tastes better in company, and... Read more »