Chicago Restaurants Get Creative For Valentine's Day Amid COVID-19 Capacity RestrictionsValentine’s Day usually brings a rush of lovestruck couples to restaurants. That’s the case this year too – along with a reprieve from the frigid temps in Chicago, but also with restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chicago Restaurant Coalition Criticizes Expansion Of COVID Capacity Limits; Smaller Restaurants Say It's Of No Use To ThemWith Valentine's Day on Sunday, restaurants were hoping for some looser restrictions, and the city announced expanded capacity rules on Wednesday. But it's not so simple when you read the fine print.
As Black Restaurant Week Begins, 2 Restaurateurs Say Business Is Booming Despite PandemicChicago’s Black Restaurant Week kicks off this week. It was founded to increase visibility of Black-owned businesses during Black History Month.
Esquire Magazine Lists 4 Chicago Spots Among Restaurants That Must Survive COVID-19 PandemicEsquire Magazine has named 100 restaurants that America can’t afford to lose during this pandemic, and four local restaurants are on the list. 
Hyde Park Restaurateur Offers Christmas Meal Kits To Stay AfloatRestaurants struggling during the pandemic are offering Christmas meals to go and pickup for the first time ever – and it’s not to make extra dough on the side.
995 Chicago Restaurants And Bars Get City Grants, But Some Miss Out And Are Struggling Even More To Hang OnMayor Lori Lightfoot last month said help was on the way for independent bars and restaurants through the Chicago Hospitality Grant Program. But what about the bars and restaurants that lost out?
More Local Restaurants Hope Thanksgiving Takeout Meals Will Provide Them With Boost During COVID-19 SlumpWith restaurant dining rooms shut down and families choosing safety over group gatherings, local restaurants are pivoting to takeout Thanksgiving Day meals.
Some Restaurants Hope Thanksgiving Takeout Helps Make Up For Financial Woes Brought On By COVID-19 PandemicCoronavirus restrictions have put many restaurants in crisis across the state, but this week, many restaurants are trying to make up for the financial carnage with Thanksgiving carry-out.
Windy Conditions Mean Trouble For Outdoor Dining In ChicagoWindy conditions on Saturday proved challenging for outdoor dining at Chicago restaurants.
As Chicago Enters Phase 3 Wednesday, Some Businesses Will Stay ClosedIt's been a long few months for businesses in Chicago. As many prepare to re-open Wednesday, others are choosing to keep their doors closed.
'Windy City Takeout Project' Connects Local Restaurants Going Virtual With PhotographersThe major move for restaurants is to go virtual. 
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