SOUTH LOOP— Villains has quietly returned, once again serving up burgers in the South Loop, as they announced the reopening on Facebook. The original location closed in 2012, about a block south from the new spot. Status: Opens at 5 p.m. today, 730 S. Clark St.
WICKER PARK— Bom Bolla is pouring Cava and cocktails in Wicker Park. The kitchen's serving up Spanish small plates with a punk rock attitude after a soft open on Thursday. Status: Opens at 2 p.m. today, 1501 N. Milwaukee Ave.
NAVY PIER— Giordano's has opened the chain's 51st location. The Navy Pier full-service restaurant will also feature grab and go kiosk for Chicago deep-dish pizza fans. It's located near the car drop off. Status: Certified open, 700 E. Grand Ave.
BOYSTOWN— The Den, the cocktail lounge companion that neighbors the revival of Manhole, opens today after a minor delay. It features a drink list curated by Hydrate's Vlad Novikov. Status: Certified open, 3208 N. Halsted St.
ROSCOE VILLAGE— Altiro Latin Fusion, which debuted in 2013 in suburban Geneva, is opening its reconcept of Si Fu Chino Latin Kitchen, a joint effort with owner Marc Wuenschel (Hutch) named Altiro Latin Fusion Roscoe Village, on Monday. Status: Opening on Monday, 2116 W. Roscoe St.
AVONDALE— After demolishing the old restaurant, White Castle reopened in a new building on Monday in Avondale at the intersection of Elston, Addison and Kedzie. Status: Certified open, 3212 W. Addison St.