BAR UMBRIAGO – Michael Ponzio

BAR UMBRIAGO – Michael Ponzio

  BAR UMBRIAGO 6 W Hubbard Street Chicago, IL 60654 Phone: 312.494.1200 www.barumbriago.com TWITTER: @Bar_Umbriago HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday – Friday: 11:30 a.m. – Midnight | Bar until 2 a.m. Saturday: 3 p.m. – Midnight | Bar until 3 a.m.…

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FRONTIER – Brian Jupiter

FRONTIER – Brian Jupiter

Website – Facebook – Twitter 1072 North Milwaukee • Chicago, IL 60642 773.772.4322 THE FRONTIER STORY Frontier is a warm, multi-level space replete with a 40-foot bar, private party room, open-air kitchen and beer garden. The West Town tavern features…

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SWEET BABY RAY'S RESTAURANTS & CATERING

SWEET BABY RAY'S RESTAURANTS & CATERING

Website – Facebook – Twitter Sweet Baby Ray’s Story From our humble barbecue beginnings to award-winning sauce, now restaurants, and premier catering — our passion for great food, and ability to throw one heckuva party and unforgettable events have taken…

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CHICAGO q – Lee Ann Whippen

CHICAGO q – Lee Ann Whippen

Website – Facebook – Twitter 1160 N. Dearborn Street • Chicago, IL 312.642.1160 Hours: Sun-Thu 11 am-10:30 pm Fri-Sat 11 am-12 am LEE ANN WHIPPEN – Chef/Partner Chef Lee Ann Whippen is excited to start the new urban BBQ restaurant…

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PERENNIAL VIRANT – Paul Virant

PERENNIAL VIRANT – Paul Virant

Website – Facebook – Twitter 1800 N Lincoln Ave • Chicago, IL 60614 312-981-7070 About Paul Virant - Chef/Partner, Restauranteur, Preservation Guru Paul Virant is the chef and owner of two restaurants, the celebrated Vie restaurant outside Chicago in Western Springs,…

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BARN & COMPANY – Gary Wiviott

BARN & COMPANY – Gary Wiviott

Website – Facebook – Twitter 950 W. WRIGHTWOOD (Corner Lincoln & Sheffield) 773.832.4000 HOURS: M – F: 4pm – 2am Saturday: 11am – 3am Sunday: 11am – 2am Barn & Company, a smokehouse and public hall from the team behind…

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MODERNO – Philip Rubino

MODERNO – Philip Rubino

1850 Second St. | Highland Park, IL 60035 | 847-433-8600 Website – Twitter - Facebook Located in downtown Highland Park, IL, Moderno is a new restaurant from Chef-Proprietor John des Rosiers and Executive Chef Phil Rubino that celebrates the spirit of…

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FLO AND SANTOS – Mark Rimkus

FLO AND SANTOS – Mark Rimkus

Website – Facebook – Twitter 1310 S. Wabash Ave Hours: We’re open every day for business at 11:30 a.m. Family friendly and a bit more “social” after 8pm-ish. About Flo & Santos Located in Chicago’s South Loop Neighborhood, Flo &…

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MRS. MURPHY & SONS IRISH BISTRO – Jeanne Carlson

MRS. MURPHY & SONS IRISH BISTRO – Jeanne Carlson

Website – Facebook 3905 N. Lincoln Avenue • Chicago, IL 60613 773-248-3905 Dinner Hours: Monday – Thursday: 5:30pm – 10:00pm (bar open later) Saturday Lunch: 11:00am – 2.30pm Dinner: 5.30pm – 11pm (bar open later) Sunday Brunch: 10:30am – 2:30pm Dinner:…

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THE FLORENTINE – Chris Macchia

THE FLORENTINE – Chris Macchia

Website – Facebook – Twitter The Florentine Located in the JW Marriott Chicago, in the city’s bustling Loop financial district, The Florentine offers an elegant yet accessible interpretation of seasonal Italian cuisine. Characterized by simplicity and paramount ingredients, the menu…

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BACARO – Thad Morrow

BACARO – Thad Morrow

Website – Facebook 113 North Walnut • Champaign, IL 61820 217-398-6982 HOURS: Tuesday thru Sunday 5pm-11pm About bacaro Chef/owner Thad Morrow opened bacaro as a wine bar in November 2001. Originally offering Italian wines and a limited menu of crostini and panini,…

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ROSEBUD – Michael Ponzio

ROSEBUD – Michael Ponzio

Website – Facebook – Twitter 720 North Rush Street Chicago, IL 60611 Tel: 312-266-6444 Fax: 312-266-8332 Hours:  See individual locations. MICHAEL PONZIO Director Of Culinary Operations Chef Michael Ponzio comes from a large Italian family and grew up cooking at home.…

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ROOTS HANDMADE PIZZA

ROOTS HANDMADE PIZZA

Website – Facebook – Twitter 1924 West Chicago Ave 773.645.4949 HOURS: Sunday thru Friday • 11am-2am Saturday • 11am-3am About Roots Handmade Pizza: Dining scene vets Greg Mohr and Scott Weiner co-own this West Town restaurant located at the corner…

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ZAPATISTA – Alberto Mendez

ZAPATISTA – Alberto Mendez

Website – Facebook – Twitter South Loop • 1307 South Wabash Street Lincoln Park • 444. West Fullerton Parkway Northbrook • 992 Willow Road About Zapatista Currently in South Loop, Lincoln Park, and Northbrook, Zapatista offers a unique dining experience…

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WITTS – Mike Gussis

WITTS – Mike Gussis

Website – Facebook 2913 N. Lincoln Ave. • Chicago, IL 773.528.7032 About WITTS Our carefully developed chef-driven menu features elevated pub fare, with a focus on seasonal ingredients.  Weekly chef features have included a variety of mussels preparations as well…

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