clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Intelligentsia Logan Square Opening April 25; Gilbert vs Carlson Chef Battle

LOGAN SQUARE—The highly-anticipated eighth Intelligentsia Cafe will be at 2642 N. Milwaukee and open April 25. Details are still scant, but representatives promise "lots of exciting details." [EaterWire]

BUCKTOWN—The chef battle between Theo Gilbert (Ripasso/Red Headed Stepchild) and Michael Carlson (Schwa) will take place at Red Headed Stepchild (1619 N. Damen) on April 21 at 7:30 p.m. Visit the restaurant for tickets, they cost $185 and are limited to 36 seats. All proceeds go to the Chicago Wapiti youth rugby team. [Eaterwire]

LOGAN SQUARE—Radler and D.A.S., the twin concepts from Nathan Sears (Vie) have an address now: 2375 N. Milwaukee. One will be large (3200 square-feet) and the other will have one ten-top table. [Dish]

FOREST PARK—A new trained-themed restaurant has popped up in the near-west suburbs: The Junction Diner. A train delivers food to kids and it also has booze for the adults. Refrain from riding the train when drinking. [EaterWire]

Schwa Restaurant

1466 North Ashland Avenue, , IL 60622 (773) 252-1466 Visit Website


1619 N Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL Visit Website

The Radler

2375 North Milwaukee Avenue, , IL 60647 (773) 276-0270 Visit Website

Intelligentsia Cafe

2642 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL

Sign up for the newsletter Sign up for the Eater Chicago newsletter

The freshest news from the local food world