Openings & Closings

Morgan Park »

Irish Burger Topped With Corned Beef And Cabbage Debuts In Morgan Park

Five Star Burgers offers an array of exotic burger toppings that has South Side neighborhood buzzing.

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Lakeview »

Bacino's Bringing Picnic-Ready Pizza, Charcuterie to Diversey Harbor

The Italian restaurant is opening its third Chicago location Friday, a seasonal spot near the lake.

South Loop »

Niu B Sushi, Niu Streeterville's South Loop Sister, Has Grand Opening

The restaurant at 888 S. Michigan Ave. had a soft opening in June and has since locked down its menu.

Lincoln Park »

Eddie Bauer Opening Lincoln Park Location Thursday

The clothing store will be located in the former Borders bookstore at North Avenue and Halsted Street.

West Rogers Park »

Rub's BBQ Bed and Breakfast Is Like a Smoked Meat Camp for Barbecue Lovers

The owner of Rub's Smokehouse in Rogers Park is opening a Wisc. retreat to swim, lounge and barbecue.

Bridgeport »

Oliver's Cafe to Close, But Owner Pledges to Open Again

Chef Oliver Valenzuela is taking a break from the Bridgeport restaurant for personal reasons.

West Loop »

Wise Owl Planning to Perch on Racine in September

Spot at 324 S. Racine Ave. was once occupied by Ethyl's, Stanley's and Tutto Orsi.

River North »

RPM Steak, Featuring $155 Tomahawk Steak, Opens for Dinner Service Tuesday

The steakhouse backed by part-time Chicago celebrities Giuliana and Bill Rancic opens at 4 p.m. Aug. 26.

Lincoln Square »

Gideon Welles Owners Say, 'We Want People To Forget Latitude'

Gideon Welles brings new name, new owners, new menu and new attitude to space once occupied by Latitude.

Wicker Park »

New Fast Food Spot 'The Hat' Opens in Former Currency Exchange

The first wave of customers has included construction workers, neighborhood people and cab drivers.

Uptown »

Chicago Hoops Star Bobby Dixon Opens Bobby Dee's Barber and Hair Salon

The Uptown establishment represents the overseas MVP's first venture into the business world.

Lincoln Square »

Lincoln Square Storefront Shakeup Has Savvy Seconds on the Move

Savvy Seconds' move is part of a shakeup that includes the closing of De'O Fave'nte and Exclusive Gifts.

Mt. Greenwood »

Antonios Cafe and Restaurant Hopes to Recapture Magic in Mount Greenwood

Antonios Cafe and Restaurant opened quietly on Tuesday, replacing the former Magic Restaurant.

Old Town »

Trader Quits Wall Street to Open Old Town Juice Bar

Real Good Juice Co. opened last week in Old Town.

Wicker Park »

Prasino Shutters, Leaving 50 Staffers 'Heartbroken,' Worker Says

A Facebook post on Monday evening said only, "Sorry, we've closed."