23-Story Hotel Tower For Chicago’s Restaurant Row
Mar13

23-Story Hotel Tower For Chicago’s Restaurant Row

If you love eating in Chicago’s Restaurant Row, you may soon get a chance to sleep there, too. A New York developer wants to build a 23-story hotel tower between the city’s beloved Alhambra Palace restaurant, and extremely competent food, wine and music joint, City Winery. 1234 West Randolph would be a skosh over 304 feet tall with 289 rooms, and both a pool and a bar on the roof. If you want to sleep there, get a Lyft or...

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West Loop’s City Winery Honored For Adaptive Re-Use
Oct29

West Loop’s City Winery Honored For Adaptive Re-Use

Before the hipsters, before the Girl and the Goat, and yes, before Oprah, the West Randolph corridor was a much different place. Randolph and Fulton Market were, as now, focused on food, but they were gritty and industrial. Food processing and distribution companies were the major tenants. Fast-forward a few decades and West Randolph has transformed itself into the city’s premier dining destination, “Restaurant Row.” Most of the West...

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