RIVER NORTH—Grahamwich now offers delivery (within about 1.5 miles of the shop) for orders of at least eight sandwiches along with sides. Check out the menu and ordering info online. [EaterWire]
WEST LOOP—In a rare move, avec is taking reservations now for New Year's Eve (seatings between 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. with a midnight Champagne toast) and will offer a $60 five-course prix-fixe menu with optional drink pairings an additional $30. Call 312-377-2002 to save a spot.
RAVENSWOOD—Cleetus Friedman will host a beer release party at City Provisions Deli (1818 W. Wilson) on Nov. 29 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. to debut his Sarsaparilla Six Stout, a collaboration with Dark Horse Brewery. The event is free and snacks (and tastes of beer) will be served. [EaterWire]
EVANSTON—You've been given fair warning: Edzo's Burger Shop will close from Dec. 24 to Jan. 2 for the holidays ... so go get your burger fix now. [EaterWire]