Tag: Grant Achatz

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 »