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Chicago Restaurant Week Highlights 370 Spots to Dine

Friday kicks off the 11th annual Chicago Restaurant Week, an event that’s actually two weeks long these days. The popular annual event this year features a record 370 restaurants, including 100 new additions.

Joining us with a preview of this year’s event is Jordan Engerman, head of partnerships for Choose Chicago. 

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