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Restaurant News: Urban Union Opens This Week, Fish Bar Raises Money for Shedd Aquarium & More – Chicagoist 1/22/2012

• Little Italy’s Taylor Street gets another new restaurant this week when Urban Union opens on Wednesday. The restaurant will serve dinner and brunch to start, with lunch coming later this spring. Headed by Executive Chef/Partner Michael Shrader, Urban Union’s menu will offer rustic dishes in four categories: seafood, pasta and dumplings, meat and such, […]

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Share These Best Small Plates with a Sig Other – Dining Chicago.com 1/20/2012

When you’re trying to get your romance on, the last thing you want to happen is a bloated stomach from eating too much food. That’s why we’re still onboard with the small-plates trend, which allows diners to share and sample more items than usual from restaurants’ menus. The just-opened Bread & Wine on the Northwest […]

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Bread & Wine Opens – Daily Candy Chicago 1/18/2012

Artisan Food in Irving Park Your attempt to simultaneously bake a cake, Tweet, and watch Downton Abbey was a big fat #fail. Some people are just better multitaskers. For proof, head to Bread & Wine, a new restaurant/market/wineshop that opened yesterday in Irving Park. In the kitchen, chef Curtis Gamble (a Pittsburgh transplant who worked […]

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Bread & Wine Launches in Old Irving Park Today – Zagat 1/17/2012

In addition to a nice selection of house charcuterie, turn to contemporary bites, like warm burrata, paired with pickled fennel, watercress and crispy capers ($10) as well as duck confit pierogi, ramped up with pickled red onion and herb crème fraîche ($12). Read more

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Bread & Wine Opening Today. What’s on the Menu? – The Eater 1/17/2012

by Ari Bendersky If you’re driving down Irving Park toward the highway later today, you may want to pop into Bread & Wine, as it’s officially opening its doors at 3 p.m. When you stop by, don’t be confused on what you’re getting into. The well-designed, modern yet rustic interior is an artisan market, a […]

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A Bright Bistro with a Gourmet Market – Thrillist 1/16/2012

By Thrillist Certain the one they cook you will be better than your Last Supper, Bread & Wine wants to make you an apostate from other restaurants by serving up its namesakes and then some, which they’re doing in a snug, 60-seat bistro space sporting a counter view of the open kitchen, and rough-cut communal […]

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Get your fave comfort food on the menu at a new Chicago restaurant – Examiner 12/19/2011

Jacqueline Runice Chicago Cheap Eats Examiner Bread & Wine is a neighborhood American bistro, wine bar and market set to open in mid-January on Chicago’s Northwest Side. The eatery-to-be is asking for future customers and food fans to be a part of the new farm-to-table menu simply by submitting a description of your favorite comfort […]

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Old Irving Gets Bread & Wine; Help Inspire Their Food – Grubstreet 12/16/2011

By Michael Gebert   The Old Irving neighborhood was pretty much a nonentity on the food scene before Smoque opened and started drawing grateful lines. More recently Al Dente has opened, and now comes an artisanal, farm-to-table restaurant and shop called Bread & Wine opening in January in a former laundromat at 3732 W. Irving […]

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Wine Bar and Market Bread & Wine Slated for December in Irving Park – Chicago Magazine 10/12/2011

When their kids were on a play date, Lisa Fosler Kelly and Jennifer Wisniewski discovered they shared the dream of opening a wine bar… By Penny Pollack, Graham Meyer, and Carly Boers When their kids were on a play date, Lisa Fosler Kelly, a lawyer, and Jennifer Wisniewski, a model (and ex of Michael Nahabedian […]

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