Seen on the Scene

2 years
ago

Weekend Photos: Half Acre Tap Room

Since Half Acre Tap Room debuted two weeks ago, weekends have brought wall-to-wall beer geeks and neighborhood folks, all clamoring for tastes of Half Acre faves…

2 years
ago

Weekend Photos: Beer Hoptacular

We were elated to hear that Beer Hoptacular, one of our favorite beer fests from 2011, was returning for an encore. With the promise of more space, more food, and yes, more beer than last year…

2 years
ago

Weekend Photos: The Grid

The Grid, a sleek, below-grade lounge, hit the scene last month, shortly after Baume & Brix opened upstairs. We were curious to see if it has what it takes…

2 years
ago

Weekend Photos: Homestead’s Season Closing Party

What does a restaurant as hyper-local as Homestead—a West Town rooftop bistro that grows much of the produce on its fresh, comfort-food menu—do when cold weather shuts down the gardening season?…

2 years
ago

Nightlife Photos: Bears/Packers Game at Frontier

You likely spent the weekend trying to forget about Thursday’s Bears/Packers showdown, but our photos from Frontier are worthy of a brief revisit. It was a festive, packed house of Bears’ faithful (along with a sprinkling of Cheeseheads, of course). At the risk of pouring a dash of salt in your wounds, peruse our gallery here.