UPDATE: We initially misunderstood the announcement; reservations will begin being taken next Tuesday at the number mentioned below. Of all the restaurants to open in a very busy year of openings, the most auspicious pedigree has always belonged to Grace— the new restaurant from Curtis Duffy, number two to Grant Achatz and then two star Michelin man himself at Avenues. We’ve been chronicling its progress in our video series Finding Grace, among many journalists who have been or are about to cover its creation for your vicarious enjoyment. But your chance to see it for yourself just got closer to being real: Grace will soon be is now accepting reservations for December at 312-234-9494. Actually, we hear it might actually open a bit sooner, but if so it will make announcements via social media at the last minute for those spots. December is your first chance to make a regular reservation for the restaurant at 652 W. Randolph.
How do you know if you want to make a reservation? Well, we’d point you to Finding Grace; there will be one more episode coming in the next couple of weeks, but in the meantime, if you’ve got a half hour to do nothing more than fantasize about high end food, watch the four episodes to date below.