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According to our friend David Hammond, embattled Marie's Riptide Lounge was saved at the last minute by new investors, who promptly changed its ineffable Algrenesque character forever/brought the dive bar into the 21st century by putting in flat screen TVs...
Small Bar Fullerton sold to more college-drinker-friendly owners.
Somehow we missed this gem from Chicagoist about Danny's doorman Stephen Sowley's Tumblr-fueled lamenting about "the assholes" that have infiltrated the hipster bar in his past six years of working there (Ugh! Our business is thriving because we didn't realize...
If people are willing to eat outside next to the Fulton Market, they might like it here, too!
What do you get when you cross a bar with a restaurant? Apparently it's called a "bestaurant."
The owner of a South Western tavern wants to fill an empty bar.
River North gets a bar that even its investors admit is unremarkable.
Plus: why so many bars serve brunch, and Sam Adams' banned beer, all in our morning news roundup.
African Harambee turns into another Ethiopian Diamond, and a pizza bar on the way from the folks behind Simone's.
A criminally punning menu steals the show at the West Town newcomer.
The bar menu includes a peanut butter-and-bacon burger dubbed "the Elvis."
The original Yak-Zies on Diversey reopens with a menu of hot wings, beer, and other bar delights.
Wicker Park's newest Irish pub has a menu full of slightly off-kilter, Celtic-inspired fare.