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

Top News Highlights

Mission Chinese Food, the restaurant from chef-owner Danny Bowien, opened a new location on Johnson Avenue in Bushwick, Brooklyn. This outpost is awash in neon lights that change colors during the night. Read more

After nearly two decades of offering French-inspired fine dining in Santa Monica, chef Josiah Citrin's Mélisse will shutter for renovations and reconcepting. The last night of service will be March 2, 2019. Read more


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