Signature Style (With a Twist)

A New Lux Dundee’s Acadian Grille has turned over a new leaf, transitioning to Lux Lounge earlier this month. Owner Dan O’Brian has redesigned his Creole concept, which features a new social distancing design and elevated standards for sanitation. Not only is O’Brian’s new spot Covid-compliant, but it also features live entertainment six nights a […]

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Poutine on the Ritz

  Poutine ranks beside maple syrup and overwhelming politeness as one of the best things to come out of Canada (I’m not into hockey). The basic premise — French fries, cheese curds and gravy — is a cardiologist’s nightmare but a food lover’s dream. Its simplicity also makes it a perfect dish for a chef […]

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Old Chicago Loses Two Links in its Chain

Old Chicago Closes With an unceremonious email sent hours before their scheduled Monday shifts, Old Chicago employees were informed that the Shadow Lake location had been immediately and permanently closed. Most employees will be granted a small severance. Others will be reallocated to the three remaining area locations.  A Lincoln location has also closed, continuing […]

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The Ever Revolving Cast

C’est La Vie A year of positive reviews wasn’t enough to keep Mode de Vie from a sudden and untimely closure this week. Opened in late summer of 2018, the establishment at 120 Regency pkwy was lauded for it’s delicately balanced menu, exceptional execution of each dish, and the warmth of both the service and […]

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