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The Hot List

For June 2015

10 places everyone’s talking about and dining at
(in order of heat)

1Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

Taking food porn to the next level. Pass the Cajun Foreplay spice rub, please.
923 W. Weed St., 312-462-1053 Website
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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Photo: Brent Herrig

2C Chicago

Chicago Cut’s new sib features seafood and steaks instead of steaks and seafood.
20 W. Kinzie St., 312-280-8882 Website
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C Chicago Photo: Anthony Barlich
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3Cochon Volant

Where no one’s calling the French-fried wings Freedom Chicken.
100 W. Monroe St., 312-754-6560 Website
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Cochon Volant Photo: Caitlin McCarthy

4Taco in a Bag

From a food court in Dundee to Lincoln Square’s latest obsession.
4603 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-250-2437 Website
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Taco in a Bag Photo: Courtesy of Taco in a Bag
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5Sink|Swim

Fans of Scofflaw and Slippery Slope insist they are here for the seafood—not the killer drinks.
3213 W. Armitage Ave., 773-486-7465 Website

Related: Read more about the new seafood spot.
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Sink|Swim Photo: Lenny Gilmore/RedEye

6The Angry Crab

West Rogers Park is all in for spicy shrimp and crayfish served in giant plastic bags.
5665 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-784-6848 Website
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The Angry Crab Photo: Lenny Gilmore/RedEye
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7Boeufhaus

This came-out-of-nowhere brasserie tilts Humboldt Park into foodie territory.
1012 N. Western Ave., 773-661-2116 Website

Related: Find out more about the new Humboldt Park restaurant.
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Boeufhaus Photo: Laurie Peacock & Maggie Rife of Revealed Studios

8Ramen Takeya

Five years ago, would you have bet on ramen as the West Loop’s next heartthrob?
819 W. Fulton Market, 312-666-1710 Website
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Ramen Takeya Photo: Kimiyo Naka Michaeli

9Strings Ramen

At this rate, ramen and tea will soon be neck and neck with burgers and shakes.
1629 N. Halsted St., 312-624-9604 Website
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Strings Ramen Photo: Kevin Pang/Chicago Tribune

10The Pasta Bowl

Proving once again that massive portions of every-which-way pasta never go out of style.
1852 W. North Ave., 773-935-2695 Website
The Pasta Bowl Photo: Courtesy of The Pasta Bowl
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