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Dollop Coffee's Bake Shop Opens; Soul Veg at French Market; More

Plus, Raw Bar's reborn, an arcade barstaurant in Mount Prospect and much more.

Dollop Coffee Bake Shop
Dollop Coffee Bake Shop
Ashok Selvam is the editor of Eater Chicago and a native Chicagoan armed with more than two decades of award-winning journalism. Now covering the world of restaurants and food, his nut graphs are super nutty.

UKRAINIAN VILLAGE— Dollop Coffee's bake shop is open, offering pastries and sweet and savory croissants. There's also soups, salads and sandwiches for lunch. This location will bake goods for the six other Dollops, and they're planing to open two more locations in September. Status: Certified open, 1000 N. Damen Ave.

WEST LOOP— Fans of Soul Vegetarian on the South Side can now eat vegan inside the Chicago French MarketVegan Now offers a hot bar of hits from Soul Veg, items like vegan BBQ jerk wings, sesame teriyaki tofu and quinoa pilaf. Will they bring over the protein tidbits? Status: Certified open, Chicago French Market, 131 N. Clinton St.

WRIGLEYVILLE— After closing for three months, a revamped Raw Bar & Grill is ready to give Cubs fans an escape from the normal Wrigleyville sports bars. Check out the menu here (there's a $100 seafood tower!). DNAinfo scored from photos of the interiors. Status: Certified open, 3720 N. Clark St.

MOUNT PROSPECT— The northwest suburbs gets a dose of vintage arcade fun as Tokens & Tankards soft opens this weekend. They'll have a full restaurant so gamers can nosh and go for the high score. Status: Soft opening Saturday via reservations, 18 W. Busse Ave., Mount Prospect

Tokens & Tankards

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ANDERSONVILLEDefloured: A Gluten Free Bakery is open in the ex-Great Lakes space, baking up cookies, cakes and other sweet treats. Status: Certified open, 1477 W. Balmoral Ave.


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LINCOLN PARKPaula's Thai Kitchenfrom the sister-in-law of the original owners of Spoon Thai, quietly opened in Lincoln Park, inside the former Taco Burrito Palace No. 2/Taj Mahal space. Status: Certified open, 2441 N. Halsted St.

NORTH CENTER— Chayanaa new Eurasian spot, has taken over Lazzat, another Central Asian restaurant. There's no working phone number listed, so check out their Facebook for more info. StatusCertified open, 2245 W. Irving Park Road.

HYDE PARKAncien Cycles has opened its second spot on the South Side. Expect the same coffee and sandwiches at their new location, in addition to the bicycle stuff. Status: Certified open, 1558 W. 53rd St.

LINCOLN PARKKyoto, Sushi-Steak-Seafood has moved from its Lincoln Avenue location to Fullerton. They're promising an expanded menu. Status: Certified open, 401 W. Fullerton Ave.

Dollop Bakeshop

1000 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

WHISK Wrigleyville

3720 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60613 (773) 360-8587 Visit Website

Tokens & Tankards

, Mount Prospect, IL (847) 873-1190

Chicago French Market

131 North Clinton Street, , IL 60661 (312) 575-0306 Visit Website