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Guides

The Resy Guide to Outdoor Dining in Chicago

The reopening of restaurant patios and beer gardens citywide as we reach peak Chicago summer brings a sense of near…

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Illustration: Anika Orrock

The Road Back

What Are the New Restaurant Manners? This Expert Has Answers

It’s been such a blitz of a few months — who knew from contactless delivery in January? — that it…

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Now Open

Pacific Standard Time, Tzuco, Milt's BBQ, Boqueria, and More: Now Open on Resy

After months of home-cooking and eating from takeout containers, Chicago’s reopened dining prospects are plenty enticing. But before you book…

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Black People Eats founder Jeremy Joyce. / Credit: Arion Davis

Helping Out

For Black People Eats Founder Jeremy Joyce, Helping Black Restaurants Is Everyone’s Job

It began with a June 1 Instagram post by Chicago food site Black People Eats, checking in on the city’s…

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The Hit List

Virtue, Band of Bohemia, Yassa, Laurel Room, and More: Now on the Resy Hit List

A flurry of reopened restaurant patios mark this edition of the Hit List — although not everyone has embraced outdoor…

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At Home Hit List

Mi Tocaya Antojería, Ina Mae, Split-Rail, and More: Now on the Resy At Home Hit List

While Chicago adapts to partial re-opening, and whatever that actually means, restaurants keep slinging delicious fare to go. Feast on…

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At Home Hit List

Gaijin, Boeufhaus, Pacific Standard Time, and More: Now on the Resy At Home Hit List

As the dine-in ban wears on—brightened by the impending reopening of some bar and restaurant patios in June—more of our…

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At Home Hit List

Monteverde, Saigon Sisters, All Together Now, and More: Now on the Resy At Home Hit List

Breathe a sigh of relief, Chicago: Kathy De’s Deli’s inimitable breaded-steak sandwich is back. And Michelin-starred chef Sarah Grueneberg from…

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Favorites

What We Miss Most: A Resy Tribute to Restaurants We Love

If you’re the way we are here at Resy, you’ve been thinking every day about your favorite restaurants. Yes, there’s…

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At Home Hit List

Super Fat Rice Mart, Frontera, Marie-Jeanne and More: Now on the Resy At Home Hit List

With May upon us, life in lockdown glimmers with promising signs of spring, and the return of some of our…

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At Home Hit List

S.K.Y., Galit, QXY Dumplings, and More: Introducing the Resy At Home Hit List

The bright spots punctuating these long weeks in quarantine are the delicious meals that briefly transport us elsewhere from the…

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Favorites

What We Miss Most: The Chicago Edition

If you’re the way we are here at Resy, you’ve been spending the past weeks thinking every day about your…

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Wine

Wine Sales Are Keeping Restaurants Afloat. It Only Took a Pandemic to Make It Legal.

Things have been quiet at Pinch Chinese, the restaurant in New York’s Soho. Far too quiet for Miguel de Leon,…

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Guides

Resy’s Guide to Takeout and Delivery in Chicago

Even during these challenging times, many Chicago restaurants are still ready to serve you. Here’s our list of local spots…

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