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Chicago Restaurant Openings

Tour Maxwells Trading, Now Open in the West Loop

West Town’s New Fancy Cocktail Bar Aims to Put Its Workers First

A Romantic Outpost of a New York City Italian Restaurant Arrives in River North

Chicago’s First All-Beef Omakase Arrives From a Michelin-Starred Team

Valhalla Is Leaving Time Out Market and Bringing Its Tasting Menu to Wicker Park

Beefy Fulton Market Reboot Nisos Prime and Six More Openings

A Modern Italian Restaurant Debuts Where Cactus Bar & Grill Stood For Three Decades

Akahoshi Ramen, Now Open in Logan Square, Is Chicago’s Toughest Reservation

A Well-Known Mole Master Brings His Brand of Upscale Mexican to Bucktown

Behold Anelya, a Ukrainian Fine Dining Restaurant for the Borscht-Curious

‘Tocino Candy’ Burgers and Other Filipino Fare Arrive at New West Town Cafe

A Venezuelan Pizzaiolo Debuts a Vegan-Friendly Neapolitan Shop in Lincoln Park

Chicago’s Vegan Food Hall Features Meatless Italian Beef, Fish-Free Sushi, and More

Guinness Opens Its Chicago Brewery 171 Days Before St. Patrick’s Day

Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Serving Up a Greek Freak Feast in Milwaukee

Try Spicy Indo-Chinese Duck Confit Fried Rice at Wicker Park’s New Cocktail Bar

Wicker Park’s New Indian Restaurant and Four More Openings

Chicago’s Only All-Day Vegan Cafe and Restaurant Serves a Tasty Italian Beef

River North’s New Modern Jewish Deli Opens Inside a 63-Year-Old Space

Lincoln Park’s Nostalgic New Red Sauce Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria Is Open

Maman Zari, Chicago’s Only Persian Tasting Menu Restaurant, Debuts in Albany Park

A Dive Bar That Channels The Spirit of Baja Debuts in West Town

The ‘Shake Shack of Mexican Food’ Arrives in West Loop

Randolph Row’s Latest Slings ‘70s Nostalgia and Burt Reynolds-Style ‘Happy Meals’

Shaq Brings His Fried Chicken Chain to Chicago, While MJ Plans a Steakhouse in South Korea

A Japanese Alley Bar Reemerges in Fulton Market With Unusual Omakase

Porto’s Owners Debut a Vivacious New Drinking Den in West Loop

Behold River North’s New Rooftop For Kebobs, Cocktails, and Fancy Falafel

Chicago’s New Golf Bar, Big Mini, Opens in Lakeview

A New Loop Barbecue Opens This Week Smoking Ribs, Brisket, and Mortadella

Slightly Toasted’s Crew Debuts a New Loop Whiskey Bar and Seven More Openings

The Professor Invites the West Loop to a Rooftop Pizza Party