RM Champagne Salon

All Photographs by Derek Richmond   RM Champagne Salon: The name alone sounds pretty fabulous.  The concept is also great  – a cozy yet classy establishment with great wines and champagnes complemented by small plates, cheeses and salad options.  There’s a lovely outside brick courtyard patio to enjoy the late summer evenings.  Alyssa Stark, the … More RM Champagne Salon

Plymouth Rooftop

Rooftop Review: Plymouth Restaurant Summer is the best time in Chicago for a reason — beautiful weather, great views and awesome food.  Rooftops are a Chicago favorite.  While there are many greats to choose from in the downtown area, it’s nice to get the tucked away feeling of a neighborhood bar with a kick of … More Plymouth Rooftop

Drink Hopping

This weekend my aunt came to town and we ended up going from fancy restaurant to fancy hotel restaurant/bar/lounge/roof-garden getting a drink at each place.  It’s a great way to experience a city! We went to The Drake, Nomi @ Park Hyatt, The Peninsula, RL, & Sixteen @ Trump.  Many of these places I have … More Drink Hopping