Foodies in Illinois are very excited about a brand new restaurant coming to Chicago's tallest skyscraper.

Chicago Is Home To A Huge Tourist Attraction

People come from all over to visit Chicago. One of the most popular tourist attractions is also the biggest one in the city. That is Willis Tower or if you're old school Windy City, Sears Tower. It's the tallest building in Illinois and one of the highest in the world.

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New Restaurant Opens In Willis Tower

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Willis Tower is a top stop for people coming to Chicago. Now, there's another reason to check it out. That's a truly unique dining experience. The Fifty/50 Restaurant Group just opened Kindling Downtown Cookout & Cocktails this month. It's 17,000 square feet and takes up two floors. The capacity is 500 diners. They are proud to feature the largest live-fire grills in the Windy City. It's designed like nothing else in Illinois. There will be an outdoor terrace opening once the weather gets better.

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A new establishment from The Fifty/50 Restaurant Group, Kindling | Downtown Cookout & Cocktails is coming to Willis Tower in January 2023.


Situated at the corner of Franklin and Adams, the 17,000 SF space will boast a live fire show kitchen, wood-fired plates, and tasty cocktails in the heart of downtown Chicago.

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