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Latinicity, Richard Sandoval's Latin Food Wonderland In Loop, Announces Opening Date

The Latin version of Eataly will open on November 5.

Rendering courtesy of Latinicity

Businesspeople, tourists and Loop residents will get a massive wonderland of Latin food and drink in seventeen days. Latinicity, celebrity chef Richard Sandoval's 20,000 square-foot food extravaganza, complete with 12 food and drink halls, a full tapas restaurant named Tapaneria, a cafe, wine bar, and retail market, will open to the public on November 5 on the third floor of the Block 37 shops on State Street.

In the works for nearly two years, Latinicity is larger and more ambitious than any of Sandoval's thirty-five restaurants around the world. Another celebrity chef, Jose Garces, is now also involved in Latinicity. The whole affair was inspired by Eataly, and indeed is somewhat of a Latin version of the Italian food hall that exists in many cities, including Chicago. Stay tuned for more before its opening.

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