Chef Rick Bayless's Second Xoco Location Will Open Thursday in Wicker Park

Restaurateur and chef Rick Bayless wants you to pull up a seat at his new Xoco location, which is set to open in Wicker Park (on Milwaukee Avenue) this Thursday. The “modern Mexican cuisine” fast casual’s original location (video above), a small space downtown in River North, was purposely constructed to be an in-and-out type of restaurant, Bayless admits, but the second location is airy and more spacious for sit-down diners. The restaurant seats 75, and includes high- and low-tops, as well as communal tables and a full bar. Read More