Contemporary American restaurant and lounge in the lower level of a former bank. Open till "late."
Low-lit bar and small-plates spot from David Morton and Michael Kornick
Logan Square fashion boutique
Sumptuous Wicker Park cocktail lounge.
Craft beers, cocktails, and southern-inflected comfort food.
Luxe bar and restaurant from Brendan Sodikoff; Alinea vet Jeff Pikus is behind the menu, which features a raw bar, house-made sausages, and French-influenced preparations.
26 taps and a selection of 200 bottles make this a beer-drinker's destination. The bar serves coffee, breakfast pastries, and sandwiches till 11 AM; liquor follows. Cash only.
Cyclist- and vegetarian-friendly restaurant.
Smash-hit restaurant from Stephanie Izard of Top Chef, where for once the hoopla is well deserved.