With Restaurants Reopening, Co-Owner Of Alinea Group Wants Better Government Health Guidance For COVID-19 PrecautionsThe man behind one of the most successful restaurant groups in Chicago has a request businesses rarely make – for more government regulation.
As Chicago Restaurants Reopen, Workers Have COVID-19 Concerns"It’s not like the virus has gone away. And when the server comes to take their order, I would expect people to keep their masks on."
Uptown Restaurant To Require Customers To Fill Out Forms For Potential COVID-19 Contact TracingYou’ll have to fill out some paperwork before you sit down to eat at an acclaimed Chicago restaurant.
Stormy Weather Costs Restaurants That Are Already HurtingThe stormy weather is another hit to restaurant owners. With only outdoor seating allowed, some are seeing their profits dry up.
Some Restaurants And Shops Back Open For Business In Phase 3 Of Reopening, But With CautionChicagoans had a new option for dinner Wednesday night - patio dining at some restaurants was back open, and so were some stores.
Restaurants Try To Reopen Despite Damage And LootingLooting at restaurants during the weekend unrest means outside diners can expect to be staring at boarded up windows, but the goal at Miki's Park on Hubbard street is to make it feel normal and safe. 
Suburban Chicago Shops And Restaurants Open In Illinois' COVID-19 Phase 3"I think we are all adjusting and have learned there is a new normal."
As Business Prepare To Open Friday, Safety Remains A Priority For OwnersMore and more businesses will be opening throughout the day Friday as Illinois enters Phase 3. 
COVID-19 Changes Coming Soon To A Chicago Business Near You"I just want to open the doors and welcome customers back."
With City Waiting Longer Than State To Reopen, Restaurateurs Look To Mayor Lightfoot For GuidanceChicago is keeping with the stay-at-home order until at least the beginning of June, even as other parts of the state get the green light for some degree of reopening as soon as later this week.
Chicago Plans To Let Businesses That Have Outdoor Seating ReopenLimited to takeout and delivery for months, some say city hall has the power to make reopening easier and staying open a reality for restaurants.