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Fountainhead Being Replaced with BBQ for Two Days; RPM Steak Opening in October?

RAVENSWOOD—The Fountainhead kitchen will be closed tonight and tomorrow for construction and training, replaced by BBQ from Johnny Van's smoker. In related news, Chicagoist has a gallery of Cleetus Friedman's brunch menu. [EaterWire/Chicagoist]

RIVER NORTH—RPM Steak is still mysterious. In a tidbit on NBC5, Giuliana Rancic says, "If I had to predict, I would say the doors open on October 1." She also says the "menu is coming along" and "it's not your grandpa's steakhouse." The word from their representatives is a fall or winter opening, it was originally slated for early this year. [NBC5]

WEST LOOP—A fourth Yolk location is coming to the Citigroup Center on 500 W Madison. It will seat over 150 plus an outdoor patio, also selling grab-and-go items. [CRED]

RIVER NORTH—American Junkie started lunch service today, they'll serve it Monday through Saturday. Kendall Duque's lunch menu isn't live on the website yet. [EaterWire]

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American Junkie

68 Pier Avenue, , CA 90254 (310) 376-4412 Visit Website

RPM Steak

66 West Kinzie Street, , IL 60654 (312) 284-4990 Visit Website


1970 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago, IL

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