Open and Shut in FebruaryFrom clandestine sushi bars to a legendary Fulton Market pioneer, here’s what opened and shut this month in Chicago. Open Naoki Sushi: Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises rolled out a clandestine sushi nook nestled behind their acclaimed Intro in Lincoln Park’s Belden-Stratford. Named for sushi chef Naoki Nakashima, the pint-sized dining room features both classic and... Read more »
Local Artist Adds Flair to Chicago Eateries  Nora Balayti may not be a household name, but many Chicagoans are unknowingly familiar with her work. The 32-year-old artist from Dixon, Illinois, has worked with some of Chicago’s most recognizable establishments to attract both the eyes and stomachs of people in the city. Whether pounding down sandwiches at Lucky’s or working in the... Read more &...