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Chicago fine-dining restaurant Sixteen will close and transition to a new concept

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Michael Chernow has a new outpost of Seamore's, his restaurant devoted to local, sustainable seafood. The first Brooklyn location, in Dumbo, offers poke bowls and has a downstairs bar. Read more

Sixteen restaurant in Chicago will close after lunch service on April 29, 2018. It will transform into a new yet-to-be-named concept, which will be driven by more approachable, à la carte offerings influenced by European and Asian fare. Read more


GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.