This week's top dish from Eater Chicago, Curbed's restaurant, bar, and nightlife blog...
RIVER NORTH—Mercadito's Spanish drinking and eating hotspot Tavernita shuttered yesterday amidst a revoked liquor license and $75,000 in state tax debt. Their casual Mercadito Counter opened this week, however.
RIVER NORTH—The Rancics and Melmans debuted their long-awaited steakhouse, RPM Steak, this week.
WEST LOOP—Wonder no more what it took to open Chicago's first distillery, bar and restaurant in one, CH Distillery.
AROUND TOWN—Are you a fan of octopus? If you answered yes, then you won't want to miss Eater Chicago's map of 10 of the best octopus dishes from different cuisines around town.