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This week's top dish from Eater Chicago, Curbed's restaurant, bar, and nightlife blog...
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DOUGLAS PARK—Lagunitas Brewing Company is hitting Chicago with a bang. The new taproom and brewery, now the largest in the state, let a few people in this week. Take a virtual tour here before the grand opening on Wednesday.
RIVER NORTH—There's a new bar in River North with old-school games, a dizzying array of sliders, cocktails, and shot specials, and more. All you need to know about DMK's Henry's Swing Club is right here.
AROUND TOWN—Do you like your milkshakes with a boozy kick in the summer? Check out Eater's list of 10 to try.
BOYSTOWN—The "gateway to Boystown," Spin, is no more. Look around the replacement, Whiskey Trust, right here.