sepia chicago


From the craft cocktails to the choice of stemware to the table spacing, this gorgeous, Michelin-starred restaurant—which was built from a late-19th-century printing shop—hits all the right notes. While it…

lula cafe chicago

Lula Café

Lula is the kind of neighborhood place everyone dreams of having around the corner. The food is insightful and seasonal, but simple and comforting enough that you wouldn't mind eating…

spiaggia chicago


Chicago's most well-known Italian restaurant, Spiaggia, recently had a make-over to spruce up its 30-year-old self; it has not skipped a beat. Not only is the food and service as…

vera wine bar chicago


Located in the white-hot Randolph Street area of the West Loop, this Spanish tapas restaurant run by husband-and-wife duo Mark and Liz Mendez has the feel of a family-run neighborhood…