Wicker Park's The Savoy Now Open
Seafood. Raw Bar. Absinthe. Perfection in Wicker Park
Updated Tonight: 7-23-12: At long last, The Savoy has opened. They're only taking reservations for 6 & over at this time.
The Savoy (Seafood-Raw Bar- Absinthe)
is coming to 1408 N. Milwaukee Avenue in the space formerly La Fonda del
Gusto. Behind the concept: owner/operator Ricky Moore and chef Brian
Greene, whose résumé includes Tramonto's Steak & Seafood,
and two restaurants in Highland Park: Abigail's American Bistro and M Restaurant, where he was most recently the executive chef.
Photo Credit: The Savoy Facebook Page
According to Time Out Chicago's overview, Wicker Park's newest upscale eatery will combine a sizable bar in the back of the space, a raw bar and dining area.
The raw bar menu will include: the oysters, ceviche, geoduck clams and more. Seafood dishes will continue to be the focus in the dining room although non-seafood entrees will also be available.
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