The top 10 restaurants in Little India.
As we enter the new year, I'm trying to make good on a few resolutions starting on the very first day of 2013. And one of those is to get outside the Loop a bit more -- even though a great bounty of amazing restaurants have opened inside the Loop in the last 12 months -- and back to exploring the re ... More >>
Ruggles Green.After listening to The Smith's Meat is Murder album one too many times, I was a vegetarian for many years. And actually when I'm not setting out to sample a restaurant's most popular or signature dishes, I generally prefer to stick to the vegetarian menu options. When I'm goin ... More >>
Chicken tikka-filled croissant.When it opened in 2002, Hot Breads Bakers & Confectioners was part of a worldwide chain of Hot Breads franchises that originated in Madras, India in 1989. And while the family at Houston's Hot Breads -- headed by matriarch Laila Vastani -- bought out the place s ... More >>
Tonight, prolific Indian film composer/choreographer A.R. Rahman comes to Toyota Center to make up a July date he had to cancel after his tour was plagued with set malfunctions. In the wake of a near-disaster in Detroit back in June, Rahman and his company postponed dates in order to get thei ... More >>
Photos by Katharine ShilcuttAfter last week's Battle Grilled Cheese, we received a gentle prod from one of our readers and favorite local food mavens, Dr. Ricky: "I think there need to be more creative choices for the food battles. Down to grilled cheese sandwiches?"It was with a heavy sigh and a ... More >>
Is Indika the best Indian restaurant in the United States?
Bombay Brasserie's new second-story location will have to do for the time being
In more ways than one, Balaji Bhavan is Little India's hottest eatery
The Hot Breads franchise serves unique pastries to a worldwide audience
A brasserie that's anything but brassy
At Miss Saigon, restaurateur Doan Huynh gets everything right
At Madras Pavilion, a South Indian treat is given its due