EaterWire: Dove's Luncheonette Preview Tonight; Moto Hosts James Beard Benefit Dinner in September; More

Brett Hickman
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FULTON MARKET—Visit Publican Quality Meats tonight from 6:00 to 9:00 PM to get a sneak peek at the burger possibly hitting the Dove's Luncheonette menu when it opens next month. [EaterWire/Twitter]

FULTON MARKET—Moto will host a James Beard benefit dinner on September 22 featuring some of the leading female chefs in America. Hosted by Moto's executive pastry chef Claire Crenshaw, the evening will include Vermilion's Rohini Dey, Girl and the Goat's Stephanie Izard, Hot Chocolate's Mindy Segal, Elizabeth's Iliana Regan, The Boarding House's Alpana Singh and more. Make your reservations now by calling 312-491-0058 or at Moto's website. [EaterWire]

WICKER PARK—Bangers & Lace will host their third annual hot dog eating contest this Sunday, August 31. $25 gets you a t-shirt, a draft beer and all the hot dogs you can eat beginning at 2:00 PM. [EaterWire]

PILSEN—Midnight hour guests at Punch House get a free glass of bourbon for nightly toasts. Punch House is open seven nights a week. [EaterWire]

NAPERVILLE—There's a three-story driving range and restaurant heading to Naperville next spring from TopGolf. The 65,000 sq-foot space will have a full restaurant and three bars, along with waiter service for the driving range. [Tribune]
[Photo: Moto]