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Bronzeville Soul Restaurant Now Open On King Drive, Bringing ‘Great Soul Food With A Great Vibe’

Bronzeville Soul owner Mario Coleman hopes to win over customers with affordable, filling food, just like your grandmother used to make.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Beatrix Restaurant Opens In The Loop With Weekday Happy Hours

It's Lettuce Entertain You's fifth Beatrix location in the Chicagoland area.

Downtown

X-Pot Opens In South Loop With Sleek Decor, Robot Servers And Goal Of Elevating Hot Pot Experience

The restaurant opened a year after the first X-Pot debuted on the Las Vegas strip.

South Loop

Bronzeville’s Little Sandwich House Offers Good Food, A TikTok-Famous Barista And Sense Of Community

Bronzeville's newest cafe offers sandwiches "the way your mom used to make them," and smoothies to keep you energized.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Kusanya Cafe In Englewood Reopens After 6-Month Closure Because Of Pandemic

The popular coffee shop is back with a streamlined menu and COVID-19 safeguards.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Jerk It Iz Brings Authentic Jamaican Cuisine To Chatham, With Late Hours For Second-Shift Workers

Chicago native Keisha Walton and Montego Bay transplant Calvin McPherson hope to wow South Siders with favorites like jerk oxtails, chicken and shrimp — and a special sauce not found elsewhere.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Nipsey’s To Bring Taste Of The ’90s To The South Side

The team behind the Southeast Side restaurant wants to make locals feel at home with good ol' Southern fare.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Etta Staffers Test Positive For Coronavirus, But Restaurant Owner Says Closing Is Not An Option

Etta co-owner David Pisor defended his decision to stay open. "If someone gets it, [we] move them out. ... It's something we've been able to smartly handle."

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town