WEST LOOP— Federales Tequila & Tacos, the Mexican collaboration between Brendan Sodikoff's Hogsalt Hospitality and Four Corners Tavern, is slated to open later this spring at 180 N. Morgan St., according to a rep.
WICKER PARK— Angry Crab's second location is now scheduled to open "May-ish," according to the owners. The restaurant at 1308 N. Milwaukee Ave. will have 120 seats.
AROUND TOWN— Bow Truss announced three more coffee shops. But the twist, Phil Tadros said, is one of them will have a kitchen. That's the space at 1008 W. Armitage Ave. There's also coffee shops planned for 800 W. Diversey Pwy. and 1362 W. Belmont Ave.
ROLLING MEADOWS— Gabutto Burger, the Japanese burger spot that was formerly inside Mitsuwa Marketplace in Arlington Heights, has location for a stand-alone restaurant in neighboring Rolling Meadows at 1410 W. Golf Road, reports The Daily Herald. They started a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds.
WICKER PARK— The Shambles, the late-night dive on Division Street with a 4 a.m. liquor license, is going to add seats and adding a family-friendly seafood concept, reports DNAinfo. The bar's been closed since last month, but should re-open this summer.