Phil Vettel has been the Tribune's restaurant critic since 1989, covering the city and suburban dining scene. He has a wife and two sons, one or more of whom often accompany Phil on his culinary adventures. He also makes a mean egg-salad sandwich.
- Chef Bill Kim is adding a pizza and Parm virtual restaurant, operating out of Michael Jordan’s Restaurant in Oak Brook.
- Rick Bayless has never ordered takeout. But now he's adapting his restaurants in a big way to stay viable and to save employee jobs.