ML - Michigan Avenue

2013 - Issue 8 - December

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GUIDE listings SPIAGGIA For nearly 30 years, Tony Mantuano has crafted exquisite Italian fare in an iconic Magnificent Mile space. Recent delectables have included a raw Mano de Leon sea scallop and pasta tagliatelle (PICTURED). 980 N. Michigan Ave., Second Fl., 312-2802750; Sepia Michelin-starred cuisine by Executive Chef Andrew Zimmerman. 123 N. Jefferson St., 312-441-1920; Siena Tavern Top Chef alum Fabio Viviani tackles the Windy City. 51 W. Kinzie St., 312-595-1322; Sixteen Executive Chef Thomas Lents's cuisine is a feast for the eyes. 401 N. Wabash Ave., 312-588-8030; 140 Tanta Chef Gastón Acurio brings a taste of Peru to the Windy City. 118 W. Grand Ave., 312-222-9700; Tortoise Club Tuck into lobster thermidor and short rib bourguignon at this Marina City spot. 350 N. State St., 312-755-1700; Travelle A stunning Mediterranean destination in the super-sleek Langham Hotel. 330 N. Wabash Ave., 312-923-9988; Trenchermen The former Spring space gets new life with this contemporary winner from Patrick Sheerin. 2039 W. North Ave., 773-661-1540; Two West Side farm-to-table fare by chefs Tom Van Lente and Kevin Cuddihee. 1132 W. Grand Ave., 312-624-8363; Untitled Impeccably outfitted underground food and drinks parlor with a speakeasy vibe. 111 W. Kinzie St., 312-880-1511; Drink American Junkie Stars, stripes, and Stella Artois in River North. 15 W. Illinois St., 312-239-0995; The Aviary Twenty-first-century cocktails from the Next team. 955 W. Fulton Market, 312-226-0868; ¡Ay Chiwowa! Rockit Ranch's latest nightspot scores with killer tacos and more than 80 tequilas. 311 W. Chicago Ave., 312-643-3200; The Berkshire Room Old-world cool meets modern mixology at the Acme Hotel's lounge. 15 E. Ohio St., 312-894-0800; Billy Sunday Matthias Merges rules Logan Square with imaginative mixed drinks. 3143 W. Logan Blvd., 773-661-2485; Blackfinn Ameripub A buzzing game-day destination in River North. 65 W. Kinzie St., 312-836-0290; Bodi Late-night bites, bottle service, and a clubby vibe in River North. 873 N. Orleans St., 312-440-9680; Central Standard A gastropub paying homage to our home time zone. 169 W. Kinzie St., 312-440-6980; Deca Restaurant + Bar The Ritz-Carlton's super-civilized watering hole. 160 E. Pearson St., 312-573-5160; Drumbar Creative cocktails by Alex Renshaw atop the Raffaello Hotel. 201 E. Delaware Pl., 312-924-2531; Dusek's Longman & Eagle duo Bruce Finkelman and Craig Golden transform Thalia Hall with this new Pilsen watering hole. 1227 W. 18th St., POTTER'S This cozy lounge in the Palmer House debuts a renovated space this winter. Warm up with the signature Manhattan (PICTURED), made with the hotel's exclusive Private Label Woodford Reserve bourbon. 124 S. Wabash Ave., Lobby Level, 312-9174933; 312-526-3851; Gallery Bar The Factory Girl features Woodford Reserve, pear liqueur, Antica Carpano, and peach bitters. 738 N. Clark St., 312-929-2658; Howells & Hood Three bars, 114 beer brands, and 360 faucets in Tribune Tower. 435 N. Michigan Ave., 312-262-5310; Jimmy This '70s-inspired lounge specializes in sophisticated cocktails like the Dirty Little Secret. 610 N. Rush St., 312-660-7191; Le Bar This boîte at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower attracts a premium crowd. 20 E. Chestnut St., 312-324-4000; Market Bar Lively hangout convenient to the United Center. 1113 W. Randolph St., 312-929-4787; Maude's Liquor Bar A West Loop watering hole with whiskey shots aplenty. 840 W. Randolph St., 312-243-9712; NoMI Lounge Enjoy the Junipero gin-laden Driver cocktail while soaking up the sights above the Magnificent Mile. 800 N. Michigan Ave., 312-239-4030; Parliament Opulence in River North. 324 W. Chicago Ave., 312-380-0004; Roof Climb to this sultry bar atop theWit hotel, with unparalleled views 27 stories above the Loop. 201 N. State St., 312-239-9501; Tippling Hall Late-night comfort food from buzzworthy beverage group Tippling Bros.' continued on page 142 PHOTOGRAPHY BY GALDONES PHOTOGRAPHY (SPIAGGIA); COURTESY OF POTTER'S (POTTER'S) continued from page 138 from wunderkind chef Matt Eversman. 802 W. Randolph St., 312-929-2555; Piccolo Sogno Due Chef Tony Priolo brings his signature rustic Italian to River North. 340 N. Clark St., 312-822-0077; Pump Room A Chicago icon returns to its former glory under Ian Schrager. 1301 N. State Pkwy., 312-787-3700; Seasons 52 Take a break from shopping and hit this new 475-calories-or-less restaurant in The Shops at North Bridge. 520 N. Michigan Ave., 312-222-1622; MICHIGANAVEMAG.COM 138-142_MA_GUIDE_Listings_Winter2014.indd 140 11/20/13 10:46 AM

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