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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Flight 1551

1551 N. Wells St. (North Ave.) Send to Phone
312-944-1551
THIS RESTAURANT IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED This Old Town wine bar with a playful menu of small bites draws a lively, sophisticated crowd.

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Flight 1551 Restaurant Review

: THIS RESTAURANT IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED Fresh Choice owner Jeff Bersh recruited vino-master Greg Sorrell from D.O.C. Wine Bar for his first venture into the wine bar business. This sleek spot, outfitted in slate and silvers with a large half-moon-shaped bar at the center and a white, wave-textured wall, draws a lively, sophisticated crowd looking for grown-up, but fun wines and food. The frequently-changing wine menu lists more than 40 selections by the glass and 200 bottles from Spain, France and Oregon. Chef Robyn Marfurt (Fountainhead) gets playful with comfort-style American small plates that include bacon-wrapped dates, half-shell oysters, local cheeses, smoked meatloaf, fresh salads and a trio of grilled cheeses. The party starts early, at 4 p.m., with late-night drinks and eats running until 2 a.m.
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