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Chicago
Nov 15, 2021

Where to Grab a Drink in Chicago Right Now

One of the most buzzworthy developments during the COVID-era has been the opening of this hipster hub in the even hipper Pilsen neighborhood, where simple art-lined walls with exposed brick and wood tables set the scene for a laid-back booze session fueled by delicious margaritas, elevated pub grub, and local classics like the Chicago Handshake. Stop by for weekend vinyl sets and bask in the recently opened bar-within-the-bar The Alderman, an intimate 18-seat cocktail lounge with drinks curated by award-winning mixologist Lance Bowman.

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Chicago
Mar 26, 2021

The Absolute Best Brunches in Chicago Right Now

This new kid on the South Side block has officially stepped into recently-departed neighborhood institution Monnie Burke’s shoes as Pilsen’s latest Latin-inspired charmer. The patio is even more welcoming this time, a mass of exposed brick, soft lighting, and rustic exposed beams setting the tone while the poured cement floor radiates heat beneath diners’ feet. Food-wise, you’re looking at equally warm and cozy options like concha toast jazzed up with tres leches cream and strawberry-mezcal compote, nachos laced with cheddar and mango-braised beef, and steak and eggs topped with snappy chimichurri.

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