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The Chicago Loop

  1. Openings
    Pret a Manger is Pretty Darn CloseThe UK-based pre-made sandwich chain readies for a Loop opening.
  2. Openings
    Pasta, Pickles, and Zeppole Come to the Chicago French MarketZullo’s, Gramp’s Gourmet Foods, Pappardelle’s Pasta, and Olives4You take up stalls at the Bensidoun Metra Market.
  3. Free Stuff
    Does a Body GoodGet free milk today at Union Station.
  4. Openings
    Beard Papa’s Opens Today in the LoopThe first Chicago outpost of the Japanes cream puff chain opens its doors.
  5. Openings
    Five Openings, Two Maybes, and a ClosingSix openings and a closing in Chicago Mag’s jam-packed weekly newsletter.
  6. Closings
    Lunch Rolls Closes, Has Plans to Reopen as a New ConceptLuke Chenier’s lunch joint closes, with plans to reopen in January as a new concept.
  7. Foodievents
    Get Stinky at Terzo PianoOnce a month, dessert gets super-smelly at the Art Institute.
  8. Closings
    Goodbye, Nick’s FishmarketThe downtown location of the popular fine-dining seafood restaurant closes its doors.
  9. Closings
    Pepper’s Has Served Its Last Double CheeseburgerBeset by hungry fans, Peppers runs out of food on its last day.
  10. The Other Critics
    Pat Bruno Knows More About Italian And Indian Food Than You Do312 Chicago and India House both deliver results.
  11. Civic Responsibility
    Where There’s Smoke, There’s PopcornSomeone called 911 on Garrett’s Popcorn.
  12. Foodievents
    A Local Lunch At Terzo PianoMeg Colleran pulls together an entirely local three-course menu.
  13. Food Trucks
    Three J’s Truck Delivers Actual Street Food Right To YouA roving Loop lunch truck will bring Jamaican food right to you.
  14. Openings
    Openings Odds & Ends: Flat Top Grill, Half Acre Brewery, Blue Ocean SushiA new option for Loop lunches, local beer, and sushi in Uptown.
  15. The Other Critics
    The Sun-Times Lockwood Review, Rashomon EditionPat Bruno reviews Lockwood, while Phillip Foss writes about what it’s like to be reviewed.
  16. Openings
    Downtown DIY StirfryFlat Top Grill to open in the Carson Pirie Scott building.
  17. Openings
    A Mini-Mall Of Culinary Options At MetraMartThe French Market at Ogilvie announces vendors.
  18. Openings
    Sandella’s Flatbread Cafe Headed LoopwardThe healthy-eating chain plans to open a Chicago location this year.