David Burke’s Primehouse (Chicago) Introduces New Lunch Program - February 18, 2015

Under the guidance of newly appointed Executive Chef Dino Tsaknis, David Burke’s Primehouse at The James Chicago Hotel (616 North Rush at On

Bistro Bordeaux, Revisit, Chicago - March 25, 2014

I revisited Bistro Bordeaux as I have a family member in the area who likes this truly French café. We were there celebrating her birthday.
We st

Gage, Chicago - March 23, 2014

After visiting Art and Appetite: American Painting, Culture and Cuisine exhibit at the Chicago Art Institute earlier this winter, we headed a

Filini Bar and Restaurant, Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago - March 17, 2014

Check Italian names! Cities.
The Filini Bar and Restaurant is in the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel on Columbus Drive across from the Fairmont Hotel. I…

Chicago Restaurant Week January 2014 - January 14, 2014

Chicago Restaurant Week runs Friday, January 24 through Thursday, February 6, 2014, featuring  a variety of restaurants and offering $22…

Chicago Restaurant Week January to February 2014 - January 12, 2014

Chicago Restaurant Week runs through Friday, January 24 to Thursday, February 6, 2014, featuring more than 280 restaurants and offering pr…

Fame Opened in Wicker Park, Chicago - November 21, 2013

Fame is an art-centric bar ( 2015 W. Division at Damen, Chicago) brings nationally acclaimed artists’ work to Wicker Park. The nightlife des…

Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in the U.S. - April 30, 2013

OpenTable just announced the 2013 Diners’ Choice Award winners for Top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in the United States. These awards refle…

Flutes & Frites at Chicago’s Atwood Cafe - January 18, 2013

Atwood Café, a downtown American bistro, is now serving “Flutes & Frites” every Monday from 5 pm until close. For $10.00 per person, a…

“Adults Only” Dove Ice Cream Tour in Chicago - July 22, 2012

You voted, Dove listened! After a nationwide vote by fans, Chicago was named one of the 10 cities to receive a visit from the special-edition “

2012 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Award Winners - May 8, 2012

2012 James Beard Foundation Restaurant and Chef Awards
Last night celebrating the 25th… anniversary of the awards, the James Beard Foundation

Cupcakes and Cocktails - March 12, 2012

Join Give Me Some Sugar for Cupcakes and Cocktails… on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at 2205 W. Belmont Ave.
At this fun after

Good Food Festival and Conference - March 5, 2012

The Good Food Festival and Conference celebrates leaders, businesses, and individuals that sustain the burgeoning, locally driven Goo

2012 James Beard Foundation Semifinalists Announced - February 21, 2012

James Beard’s 2012 Chef and Restaurant Semifinalists Announced
The James Beard Foundation has named the  restaurant and chef award semif…

Fun with Fondant - February 19, 2012

Join Give Me Some Sugar… (located at 2205 W. Belmont Avenue)  on Saturday, March 3, 2012  from 2:00 – 4:30 pm for Fun with Fondant. The bas

Chicago Restaurant Week February 2012 - February 17, 2012

Chicago Restaurant Week runs from Friday, February 17 – Sunday, February 26,  featuring over 130 restaurants offering three c

Chicago Restaurant Week February 2012 - February 1, 2012

The fifth annual Chicago Restaurant Week will run from Friday, February 17 – Sunday, February 26, 2012. Over 200 of Chicago’s bes

Valentine’s Day Date Night Cooking Class - January 27, 2012

Join Parties that Cook at Charlie Baggs in the Belden Stratford (located at 2300 N. Lincoln Park West) for a Valentine’s Day Date Night Co

Couples Cake Decorating - December 2, 2011

Plan a date night with Give Me Some Sugar’s Couples Cake Decorating Class on Friday, December 9, 2011 from 6:30 – 9:00 pm. You and a g

Winter White Soiree - December 1, 2011

Join Chef Judson Todd Allen tomorrow, Friday, December 2, 2011 from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Kenmore Live Studio (located at 678 North Wells) as h

Chicago Tea Garden Tea Tastings - November 6, 2011

Sample a variety of teas at Chicago Tea Garden (2023 West Carroll Avenue, Unit C202) on Saturday, November 12, 2011 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. Th

Martinis for New Music - October 21, 2011

Enjoy a night of martinis, mingling and merrymaking with Martinis for New Music at Marty’s Martini Bar… on Sunday, October 23, 2011 from 2

NoMI Garden at the Park Hyatt, Chicago - October 2, 2011

In Chicago recently on one of those perfect weather days — warm but with a little chill in the air — I met a friend for a drink and asked whether t…

Bistro Bordeaux - September 29, 2011

Adrien greeted us as we entered Bistro Bordeux.  If I hadn’t known better,  I’d have thought I had arrived in France instead of C…

Chicago Gourment 2011 - September 16, 2011

Chicago Gourmet an event showcasing over 100 of Chicago’s finest restaurants and chefs along with spirit makers and breweries from