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Intelligentsia Wicker Park Finally Opening July 17; Julius Meinl Expanding Downtown; More

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WICKER PARK—The Intelligentsia location on Division off Ashland, originally slated to open last fall but pushed back to accommodate other openings, is finally set to open on July 17. Look for an interesting art mural outside and beer and cider to be available. [EaterWire]

STREETERVILLE—There's a new Julius Meinl coffee bar and cafe in the works at 211 E. Ontario. Although ownership is keeping quiet, it held a hiring fair on Tuesday so expect it to open very soon. [EaterWire]

LOOP—Two new locations of the fast-casual Mediterranean concept GRK Greek Kitchen are coming downtown, according to its website. Look for them at 400 S. Wells and 111 W. Monroe soon. [EaterWire]

UNIVERSITY VILLAGE—A second location of unique Wrigleyville pizzeria Big G's Pizza is expanding to 1132 W. Taylor St., a real estate press release and Facebook post declares. The opening is slated for next month. [EaterWire]

Intelligentsia Wicker Park

1611 W Division St., Chicago, IL

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