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  1. Sommeliers
    Michael Muser Joins Grace As Wine DirectorFormer Avenues somm joins Curtis Duffy’s Grace.
  2. Closings
    After Curtis Duffy’s Exit, Avenues ClosesNo one knows what is next for the hotel’s restaurant.
  3. Foodievents
    Chicago Chefs Sign up for Hawaiian Seafood Dinner at L2OThese chefs know how to cook fish.
  4. Chef Shuffles
    Curtis Duffy Leaves Avenues to Open West Loop Restaurant in 2012Duffy wants to earn his third Michelin star.
  5. Awards
    The Bristol Wins Big at 2010 Jean Banchet AwardsPlus: Curtis Duffy beats out some big names.
  6. Lists
    AAA Loves ChicagoChicago gets a lot of love from AAA.
  7. Michelin
    Michelin Guide Released Early; Alinea and L2O Get Three StarsThe Chicago Michelin guide was released early.
  8. Lists
    Critics Predict Michelin WinnersCritics weigh in on who they think will get stars.
  9. Back of the House
    Ron Howard Movie to Shoot at Sepia; Avenues Takes a VacationThe Ron Howard movie will shoot at the trendy restaurant.
  10. Deals
    Foodie Fantasty Tour of Chicago Is Actually Our FantasyThe foodie fantasty is expensive, but is actually impressive.
  11. Lists
    Top DiamondChicago has more AAA five-diamond restaurants than any other city.
  12. The Other Critics
    What Makes A Four-Star Restaurant?Phil Vettel just handed four stars to Les Nomades, and we aren’t entirely sure we understand why.
  13. Openings
    Alinea’s Matt Chasseur Accuses New England of a Bad PalateThe Alinea sous chef talks about his plans to open a Boston restaurant.