1 / 10 RAMEN-SAN Team Melman takes on ramen, and the noodle groupies fall into line. 59 W. Hubbard St., 312-377-9950Photo: Jeff Marini 2 / 10 HIGH FIVE RAMEN Speaking of ramen places: “There will never, ever be a phone here,” says Brendan Sodikoff. 112 N. Green St. Related: Read more about this recently-opened ramen spot.Photo: Courtesy of High Five Ramen 3 / 10 COCELLO Speaking of Sodikoff: His new trattoria is perfectly situated for carbo-loading before—or after—a workout at the East Bank Club. 354 W. Hubbard St., 312-888-9195Photo: Courtesy of Cocello 4 / 10 PARACHUTE Chicago’s long wait for bing bread—think a loaded baked potato in loaf form—ends now in this modern Korean boîte. 3500 N. Elston Ave., 773-654-1460Photo: Jordon Clark 5 / 10 MIRAI SUSHI The 24 seats in this high-end spot go faster than you can say “Tuna Tuna Salmon.” 990 N. Mies Van Der Rohe Way, 312-280-9100Photo: Courtesy of Mirai Sushi 6 / 10 BLUE DOOR FARM STAND Cold-pressed juices, thoughtful salads, dynamite sandwiches. It’s Portlandia in Lincoln Park. 843 W. Armitage Ave., 773-935-2583Photo: Marcin Cymmer/Katie Basil Photography 7 / 10 SPIAGGIA The toniest ristorante in town goes in for a face-lift and comes out all relaxed, sans tablecloths. 980 N. Michigan Ave., 312-280-2750Photo: Galdones Photography 8 / 10 TÊTE CHARCUTERIE Another spot on Randolph Street with a passion for cured meats. West Loopers need a pork intervention. 1114 W. Randolph St., 312-733-1178 Related: Read all about the meat-centric restaurant here.Photo: Courtesy of Tête Charcuterie 9 / 10 LAUGHING BIRD Why did Franco Gianni close Tank Sushi in favor of a Filipino joint? Likely for the lumpia and halo-halo. 4514 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-506-2473 Related: Read more about Lincoln Square’s new place for Filipino fare.Photo: Anna Knott 10 / 10 CERES’ TABLE Bigtime pasta fans in CT’s new ZIP code know Uptown’s loss is Lake View’s gain. 3124 N. Broadway, 773-922-4020 Related: Find out why this contemporary American spot is one of our best new restaurants.Photo: Galdones Photography The 10 Hottest Restaurants in Chicago Right Now This July, everyone in town wants to try High Five Ramen, Parachute, Mirai Sushi, and more. By Penny Pollack July 7, 2014, 11:46 am Related Content July 2014 Liquid Hot List June 2014 Hot List Best New Restaurants 2014 Click the thumbnails below to launch the gallery.