Local Scene

Author: Angela Burke

Resy LineupChicago

The Resy Lineup: A Patio for All Seasons, Comfort in a Bowl, Holiday Feasts, and Much More

Welcome to Chicago’s first Resy Lineup, your regular dose of recommendations on what to eat, drink, and see — updated…


Darnell Reed in front of his restaurant, Luella's Southern Kitchen. // Credit: Angela Conners Treimer

Behind the LineChicago

Darnell Reed Was a Talented Chef. The Pandemic Made Him a Skilled Baker, Too.

Darnell Reed has spent virtually every day of his life, since high school, working in kitchens. In 2015, Reed opened…