Phil Vettel takes his shot at handicapping Michelin.
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The 'Trib' team's got it all covered.
Remembering the late Chef Michael Altenberg
Phil Vettel changes the reviewer's rules for Next.
Vettel at home at BLT American Brasserie, neither Sula nor Kramer wowed by Bar Toma.
Vettel relaxes at Vera, Nagrant loves skewers at Slurping Turtle.
Blackbird advances to four stars, Lula praised for art on a budget.
Phil Vettel loves the food of small plates gastropubs, but something about the less formal atmosphere doesn't do it for him, because even after raving about the food, he gave just two stars to Avec, two stars to The Bristol,...
With his rave for the new Michael Jordan's Steak House in the Intercontinental Hotel (he gives it three stars, but clearly thinks four are within its grasp), the Tribune's Phil Vettel indulges in full-blown nostalgia for a Chicago in which...
Plus: Bruno and Sula face off on Gilt Bar.
Plus Bruno eats more Italian food and Dolinksy gets a hot tip about more Kosher shawarma.
Phil Vettel just handed four stars to Les Nomades, and we aren't entirely sure we understand why.
The River North restaurant, open since 2007, abruptly announces its closure.
Plus: Sunda is essentially a high-end P.F. Changs
The burger at Rosebud Steakhouse ranks among Epicurious's pick for top twelve in the nation.
The Tribune wonders who in their right mind would ever invent the checkerboard "party-sliced" pizza.
Fifty-plus restaurants that are a must-visit for any new Chicagoan. Or are they?
Taxim, Agio, and Fianco all have the ability to rise surprisingly above and beyond.