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Chicago Restaurant Closings

Valhalla Is Leaving Time Out Market and Bringing Its Tasting Menu to Wicker Park

Voodoo Doughnut Announces an Opening Date for First Chicago Location

What Led to the Demise of a Chicago Queer Bar Icon

A 57-Year-Old Suburban Pizza Legend and Two More Closures

Khmai Fine Dining, Rogers Park’s Decorated Cambodian Restaurant, Will Take a Hiatus

Smoque BBQ Is Opening a Sandwich Stall With Smoked Italian Beef and Hot Dogs

Mott St Owners Close Logan Square Sibling Second Generation

Union Workers File Lawsuit Against Signature Room Days After Restaurant Closes

Boka Bids Au Revoir to Le Select After 10 Months in River North

The Signature Room, the Sky-High Relic Inside the Former Hancock Tower, Closes

Fire May Keep Le Bouchon Closed For a Month

Fancy Plants Vegan in Lincoln Park and Four More Restaurant Closures

Angry Crab, Once a Cajun-Asian Sensation, Will Close After Eight Years

Northwest Side Italian Icon Ristorante Agostino Closes After Nearly 38 Years

Self-Serve Beer Bar Tapster to Close in Wicker Park

Nico Osteria, Gold Coast’s Lauded Italian Restaurant, to Close After a Decade

Owen & Engine, the British Pub Known For Its Burger, to Close After 14 Years

Radio Room Closes Two Years After the River North Reboot

Uptown’s Vegan Jewish Replacement for Kal’ish Closes After Four Months

Dos Urban Cantina to Close After Eight Years in Logan Square

Pearl’s Southern Comfort, an Ode to New Orleans in Edgewater, to Close After Eight Years

John’s Pizzeria, One of Chicago’s Oldest, to Close After Nearly Seven Decades

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Wherewithall, James Beard Winners Johnny Clark and Beverly Clark’s Second Restaurant, Closes

No Big Bad Wolf, But 3 Little Pigs Chinese Temporarily Closes

Brass Heart, Chicago’s Tiny Yet Mighty Tasting Menu Restaurant, Has Closed After Five Years

Michelin-Starred Tasting Menu Claudia Closes After a Year and a Half

UpRising Bakery, Which Faced Harassment Over Family-Friendly Drag Shows, Closes

Cooper’s Hawk Will Vacate Esquire Theater Space and Close Its Sole Chicago Location

Nisos, One of 2022’s Splashiest Openings, Closes Along Randolph Restaurant Row

Chicago’s Virtual Mexican Jewish Bakery Hits Pause After Five Years

Black Dog Gelato Won’t Reopen in Logan Square or West Loop