Charlie Trotter’s

Legendary Chicago chef Charlie Trotter calls it a career Friday night as he prepared to close his namesake gourmet restaurant for good. (CBS)

Charlie Trotter’s Serves Its Last Meal

You couldn’t tell that an era was ending just by looking at Charlie Trotter’s fabled kitchen. Cooks were hard at work as usual, preparing another magnificent meal.

08/31/2012

Alinea

Alinea Stands Alone In Chicago Michelin Guide

Chef Grant Achatz’s celebrated Alinea Restaurant stood alone among Chicago restaurants in the Michelin Guide, winning three stars and being deemed “worth a special journey.”

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011