If you could only choose one good thing to say about living in Chicago, it would probably be that there is never a shortage of trendy, delicious restaurants cropping up. Whether it be a new Thai spot or unlimited mimosa venue, Chicago knows how to keep its civilians satisfied. These are our picks of the hottest new bars and restaurants of spring 2019.
1. Good Measure
226 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60654
Eclectic dive bar with unique dishes like sunflower hummus and Nashville hot fried duck livers.
1939 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
Hidden within a record shop, Dorian’s is definitely where the cool kids hang out.
630 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60661
Under the same owners as Oriole, Kumiko is an upscale cocktail bar offering small plates and an extensive drink menu. One of their highlights is a tasting menu at the bar, including five courses of cocktails and food for $130.
2119 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
Functioning as a diner and market, Brothers and Sisters doesn’t miss the mark with delicious plates including well-seasoned lamb meatballs, and a juicy roasted chicken with black garlic bread pudding.
2532 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
One word- wings. Twice fried Korean chicken wings, drizzled in ginger sauce and perfectly crispy.