Category: Cocktails

Cocktail Club: Whiskey at the Everleigh Social Club

Cocktail Club: Whiskey at the Everleigh Social Club
Stepping off the street into the dimly lit decadence of the Everleigh Social Club is like slipping through a well-hidden portal into 1900’s Chicago. Located in the bustling West Loop, the Everleigh Social Club is a private, members-only establishment that draws its name from the (in)famous brothel run by Ada and Minna Everleigh from 1900-1911.... Read more »

NEXT: Is It Worth It?

We have something to confess: We’re not crazy about how ticketing works for Grant Achatz’s new restaurant, NEXT. For those of you who don’t know: NEXT doesn’t take traditional reservations. You have to create an account on the restaurant’s website to purchase tickets in advance. The price of the ticket includes the meal and a service... Read more »

A Peak into Chicago's New Hot Spot: The Aviary

Brioche Bite
This Wednesday, two girlfriends and I went to Grant Achatz’s highly-anticipated, new cocktail lounge, The Aviary (955 W Fulton Market), and it definitely lived up to its hype. I was impressed by EVERY aspect: the food, the drinks, the atmosphere, the service–even the bathrooms. Achatz and his team–in true Alinea-like fashion–have paid attention to every detail. Your... Read more »