Posts tagged "Rob Katz"

James Beard Award finalists 2017: Chicago scores!

James Beard Award finalists 2017: Chicago scores!
The James Beard Awards return for the third time to the Lyric Opera House on May 1. And happily, many Chicago culinary stars and restaurants have been named as finalists. And our nominees are: Outstanding Baker category–Glenn Wade (Publican Quality Bread) Outstanding restaurateur–Kevin Boehm and Rob Katz (Boka Restaurant Group) Outstanding Restaurant–Topolobampo Rising Star Chef–Jenner... Read more »

Hotel Lincoln's Grand Opening Party!

Chicago’s newest boutique hotel, Hotel Lincoln,  hosted its official Grand Opening Party at 1816 N. Clark Street on Thursday, August 16th.  Hundreds of locals and hotel guests partied on three floors including the J. Parker Rooftop, which has one of the best views in the city.  Looking out over Lincoln Park, the zoo and lagoons... Read more »

Common Threads' World Fest 2011 Begins with Black Tie Dinner at Elysian

The magnificent ballroom of the Elysian Hotel. Last Sunday night was the opening night Black Tie Dinner to kick off Common Threads’ Sixth Annual World Festival the following day at Soldier Field.  It was an intimate (100 guests), star-studded affair that included celebrity Chefs Marcus Samuelsson, Anita Lo, Michelle Bernstein, Nicole Pederson,Stephanie Prida and Ria’s... Read more »