Beginning with an afternoon reception from 2 pm-4 pm in avec’s upstairs private event space, part one of the social entails a “pay as you enjoy” happy hour featuring $8 sherry cocktails by avec bartender Sarah Schmitt and Mony Bunni of Lustau sherry along with an assortment of $3 conservas and pintxos, or tapas-style bites. Part two’s private dinner begins at 7 pm with a five-course Spanish-inspired menu with dishes
Summer uncovers a whole slew of new drinking spaces as bars all around Chicago open up their patios for the warm weather. But what’s the point of hitting up the same bar you always go to if they don’t have drink specials to secure your
While Memorial Day is primarily about honoring the citizens who've made the ultimate sacrifice, it's a great excuse to celebrate our nation and patriotism. Luckily, it's also a time for warm weather, and many consider it to be summer's official kick-off.
Appreciate first the importance of Memorial
It's exactly what it sounds like.
Celebrate spring in Chicago by hitting up any one of the city's best rooftop bars, restaurants and lounges.
Gene's Sausage Shop
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4750 N Lincoln Ave, Ravenswood
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Contrary to popular belief, your workday doesn't always end at 5-o'-clock on the dot. I know, I know – it's totally shocking*.
But whether you're livin' that commute life or simply a busybody at heart, plenty of Chicago bars and restaurants still insist on ending their happy hour specials
Chicago was just recently named Bon Appétit's Best Restaurant City of 2017.
And while this may be good news for the city's bustling food scene, it certainly does not bode well for the average Chicagoan's wallet.
Yes, eating out in the Windy City can be incredibly expensive, but
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Admiring architecture with a cocktail in hand sounds like a great way to spend an after-work evening, if you ask us. Starting next month, you can do just that. Ditch your regular happy hour haunt and
Looking to show off your smarts while having fun? We're breaking down all the great places to exercise your mind power (and have a brew) every day of the week.great places to exercise your mind power (and have a brew) every day of the week.
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You may have heard of Revival Food Hall, the dining hall in the middle of the Loop that opened in August 2016. The brains behind the tasty operation decided to take it up