WICKER PARK— There's life at the Bob San site on Division Street, as a former team member at Estate Ultra Bar left to take over the site, reports DNAinfo. Harvest Moon will have a restaurant, art gallery and coffee house at 1805 W. Division St. An artist has painted a mural of what appears to be Ancient Greek lunar goddess Artemis and the moon on the storefront.
BOYSTOWN— Mark's Chop Suey is shuttered and a sign for Venicci Pizza is up, and the pizza spot is hiring for front of house positions at 3343 N. Halsted St.
MIDWAY— Lou Malnati's is planning a location near Midway Airport near Cicero and 65th St, reports the Tribune. They want to open a 5,000-square-foot full-service restaurant by spring of next year.
NORTH CENTER— Iliana Regan's Japanese-inspired restaurant, Kitsune, appears pushed back to a fall opening at 4229 N. Lincoln Ave., according to DNAinfo. The chef/owner of Elizabeth talked to Eater National about the project and how she's not chasing trends.
EDGEWATER— A bakery and coffee shop is coming to 6034 N. Broadway St., according to DNAinfo. It's called Edge of Sweetness, and it's a joint venture between Kate's Cookies and Homemade Sin Bakery.
EDGEWATER— A new Indian restaurant is arriving in Edgewater from an American chef who spent nine years in Mumbai living with her Indian husband. It's called Mango Pickle, and they're slotting for a mid-September opening at 5842 N. Broadway St. The desserts will try to fuse Indian flavors with dishes familiar to Westerners, according to DNAinfo.
LAKEVIEW— A new Kurdish restaurant is coming to 2909 N. Clark St. It's called Anatalia and looks like they'll also serve weekend brunch.