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  1. Video Feed
    Video Feed: Michelin-Starred Tru Does the Harlem Shake“Mr. Robuchon actually taught me the shake.”
  2. Video Feed
    Watch Your Food Levitate at TruYour food gets superconductive.
  3. Celebrity Settings
    The Foo Fighters Join Paul McCartney, Johhny Depp, and The Boss at Fig & Olive;The Grammy’s certainly sucked, but the star-packed after-party on Melrose sounds like awesome stuff.
  4. Money
    City of Big Tabs: Chicago Leads In Expensive RestaurantsChicago has half of 10 most expensive restaurants, though Keller leads the list.
  5. Awards
    Richard Melman Picks Up James Beard Award for Restaurateur of the YearNot the best night for Chicago chefs, but still some good news.
  6. Neighborhood Watch
    Big Star Hosts Big Beer Dinner Tonight; Gale Gand Takes Over ChalkboardPlus: Bleeding Heart Owner gives out some green advice.
  7. Neighborhood Watch
    Brent Bolthouse ReOpening Il Sole; Mas Malo Cracks Its Tequila VaultMas Malo remixes Nic’s VodBox with tequila, while another celebrity DJ thinks they can run a restaurant.
  8. Contests
    Vote for Food & Wine’s Best New ChefVote for who you think should be Chicago’s best new chef.
  9. Openings
    Paris Club Opening TonightParis Club is bringing the French to Hubbard.
  10. Lists
    AAA Loves ChicagoChicago gets a lot of love from AAA.
  11. Lists
    Tribune Presents First Dining AwardsThe Tribune gets personal with its food picks.
  12. Michelin
    Rich Melman Talks about Laurent Gras, L2O, and Those Michelin StarsRich Melman spoke honestly about the Michelin guide.
  13. Michelin
    Michelin Guide Released Early; Alinea and L2O Get Three StarsThe Chicago Michelin guide was released early.
  14. Lists
    Critics Predict Michelin WinnersCritics weigh in on who they think will get stars.
  15. Neighborhood Watch
    Tru Hosts Ridge Vineyards; Ria Features ‘Ocean-Friendly’ DinnerPlus: Terzo Piano celebrates the pumpkin.
  16. The Other Critics
    Vettel Gives the New Tru Four StarsThe new chef nets Tru a brand new four star rating.
  17. Chef Shuffle
    The Bristol Picks Up a New Pastry ChefThe Bristol gets a new pastry chef.
  18. Lists
    Epicurious’s Top Restaurant of 2010 Hasn’t Even Opened YetGrant Achatz’s still-unopened spot Next is anointed this year’s best restaurant, even though it might not open until 2011.
  19. What to Eat
    What to Eat at TRU, with New Executive Chef Anthony MartinAnthony Martin shows his influences at the new TRU menu.
  20. Coming Soon
    The Second M Burger Set to Open on ThursdayThe second M Burger is set to open on Thursday.
  21. Chef Shuffle
    Meg Galus Leaves TRU for Café des ArchitectesThe celebrated pastry chef makes a new home at the hip hotel.
  22. User Guides
    What’s the Most Expensive Dish in Chicago?A short list of the most expensive dishes in Chicago.
  23. Exits
    Rick Tramonto Leaves Tru, Replaced by Anthony MartinThe chef has other projects in the works.
  24. Openings
    What to Eat at M Burger, Opening Tomorrow in StreetervilleLEYE’s foray into burgerdom still has us worried about Tru.
  25. Openings
    M Burger and Tru: What Does it all Mean?A counter-service burger joint is being carved out of part of the upscale restaurant’s kitchen.
  26. Lists
    Top DiamondChicago has more AAA five-diamond restaurants than any other city.
  27. Chef Shuffle
    Tim Graham Out, Anthony Martin in at TRUThere’s a chef shake-up at Tru.
  28. 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.
  29. Lists
    New York Pastry Chef Gina DePalma Swoons for SpringGina DePalma loves everything Shawn McClain does, plus her other favorite Chicago restuarants.
  30. Chef Worship
    Does it Matter if Celebrity Chefs are Actually in the Kitchen?Grant Achatz wonders what’s more important as a celebrity chef: being in the kitchen, or glad-handing in the dining room? Some self-professed “culinary groupies” might hold the answer.
  31. Openings
    What to Eat at Cibo Matto, Opening Next TuesdayMenu highlights from The Wit’s third high-profile restaurant opening.