Cubs’ manager says his Wrigleyville restaurant will open on May 14
Maddon’s Post — the new Wrigleyville restaurant from Cubs’ manager Joe Maddon and star Chicago chef Tony Mantuano — appears to be opening in just over two weeks. Maddon told reporters after the Cubs’ loss to Arizona on Friday night that the Polish-Italian restaurant will open on May 14 at Gallagher Way next to Wrigley Field, the AP reports. The restaurant’s representative says he’s unable to confirm that date “on our end” — calling it “a moving target” — so stay tuned. Its social media and website read opening in May.
One of Chicago’s top Thai restaurants is moving
Andy’s Thai Kitchen, also known as ATK, has a new home. Chef-owner Andy Aroonrasameraung’s Thai stalwart held its last day of service yesterday at its longtime home at 946 W. Wellington Avenue in Lakeview and will reopen tomorrow at 950 W. Diversey Parkway under the CTA’s Diversey Brown Line station, it was announced on social media over the weekend. It was in business for seven years on Wellington and the Edgewater location closed early this year.
Beloved Michigan deli Zingerman’s will pop up in Chicago next month
And finally, Zingerman’s, the beloved deli from Ann Arbor, Michigan, is coming to Chicago for a pop-up. The Zingerman’s team will take over the Ruin Daily in the West Loop on May 19 and 20, the Tribune reports, to serve its famed sandwiches and more. This is the first time Zingerman’s is popping up outside of Ann Arbor.