Chef Mauro Mafrici explains how Pelago represents the story of his life in his downtown restaurant. “Pelago is a puzzzle to my life. Thre are few dishes that I experimented with a long time ago, I brought them back and it works. My menu is about different restaurants and different times in my life. New…

Chef de Cusinse Craig Cooper explains the experience at MJs in Chicago.  “From the minute someone walks in, they walk into an historic building and they can tell they’re going to have a really special evening with us. We bring them upstairs and walk them across the bridge and that’s really one of those moments…

Head Bartender Alex Renshaw explains the love and passion that goes into making each drink at DrumBAR, inside the Hotel Raffaello. “Drumbar is a cocktail-focused rooftop bar off Michigan Avenue atop the Raffaello Hotel. Located in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood, the moody yet energetic bar boasts an intimate indoor lounge area and a beautiful outdoor…

Labriola Ristorante and Cafe offers a full-service contemporary Italian restaurant and bar, a quick service casual café and bakery. Chef John Caputo has created an approachable, yet modern Italian menu complete with handmade pastas, Neapolitan pizzas, seafood and prime steaks.

From the owners of the original Pizza D.O.C., we welcome you to Himmel’s. In 2014, we have expanded our menu to include many more authentic German dishes that are receiving rave reviews from customers. When you walk into our restaurant, we want you to feel like you are at home. Our amazing wood-burning oven is…

Jenny sits down with John, the General Manager at Mity Nice Bar & Grill, to try a few Root Beers. “We love root beers here and we are a comfort food place and this just goes really well with the comfort food. It covers young kids to older adults and there aren’t many things that…

Executive Chef Cardel Reid takes devHour.tv on a fine dining experience, 95 floors above Chicago. “Located atop the John Hancock Center, The Signature Room at the 95th offers diners exquisite food, superb service, and a dazzling skyline view. The elegant wood designs and art deco interior create an inviting and intimate atmosphere, while the floor-to-ceiling…

The Head Captain [Mark] sits with devHour.tv and navigates the experience that is Cite. “For over 38 years, Cite has stood 70 stories high as a Chicago institution. The ultimate dining experience features savory menu selections, impeccable service, the romantic SkyLounge, private banquet room and breathtaking views of Chicago’s skyline and lakefront.”