Table for Two

Crescent City Connection

It is one of the unfortunate coincidences of the calendar that Mardi Gras (or Fat Tuesday,…
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For Pete’s Sake

It’s always tough when a new neighbor moves in. No offense to the new guy, after all,…
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Coming through the Rye

In recent years, fans of craft spirits have discovered the particular cocktail of joy…
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Comfort Zone

It’s that time of year. A chill is in the air. We reach for our blankets and cozy up…
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Dining with His Airness—Even a Pacer…

More so than even a screaming child or an outside condiment, a preconceived bias is a…
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Rolls on the River—Water Street’s…

The restaurant business is consistently perplexing to those on the outside of it. From…
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Glass House—Wine and dine on the…

It’s worth remembering now, in this golden age of craft beer, that the original obsessive…
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A Delicious Dynasty—Sovereign’s…

Sovereign. It’s a word that conjures visions of towering castles atop high, fortified…
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East Meets Westmont—Haute cuisine…

I learned the culinary meaning of the old saw, “don’t judge a book by its cover,”…
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Right On, Q—Quiubo

Like any major downtown initiative in Naperville, the long-gestating Water Street development—now…
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Osteria del Oswego—Tuscan Tavern

Fertile as they may be for nurturing everything from soybeans to subdivisions, the fields…
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Fahrenheit 151—One Fifty One Kitchen…

Despite being situated in a city that’s about one-third the size of Naperville, the…
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