Features around 40 projects from around the world by such designers as Wonderwall, Marti Guixe, Thomas Heatherwick and Ippolito Fleitz Group that are grouped by...... more
Features around 40 projects from around the world by such designers as Wonderwall, Marti Guixe, Thomas Heatherwick and Ippolito Fleitz Group that are grouped by type of outlet: pizzerias, noodle bars, cafes and coffee shops, ice-cream parlours and delicatessens.
Writing in Restaurants Temporarily putting aside his role as playwright, director, and screen-writer, David Mamet digs deep and delivers thirty...... more
Writing in Restaurants Temporarily putting aside his role as playwright, director, and screen-writer, David Mamet digs deep and delivers thirty outrageously diverse vignettes. On subjects ranging from the vanishing American pool hall, family vacations, and the art of being a bitch, to the role of today's actor, his celebrated contemporaries and predecessors, and his undying commitment to the theater, David Mamet's conci... Full description
Advantages: Convenient for the hotel and a great friendly manager Disadvantages: Food was very average, too 'ordinary English' for us
...game so we had a pretty good testing of the place.
This is actually a chain of bars/restaurants in North America and one of two in Chicago so this is not unique but they do offer a nice enough atmosphere and a pretence of being in an English pub albeit that this one had an Irish manager.
It was decorated exactly as you might decorate a pub in order to be an English pub for a film set The bar had...
Advantages: Great songs, fantastic actors who can act, sing and dance, bold musical numbers Disadvantages: Plot that is perhaps a little too thin, some will disagree with the camp, over-the-top tone
...Chicago. The windy city. It's the 1920's when health and safety concerns are of no importance to anyone. The time is filled with booze, sex, jazz and apparently, murder too. Velma Kelly (Catherine Zeta-Jones) is the star in a vaudeville show. She's got the dazzling star quality, the voice, the moves and the looks. Roxie Hart (Renée Zellweger) wants it. She also has the looks, the voice...
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Advantages: A great city, with every amenity Disadvantages: Bloody cold in December, and I lost my hat!
...?t jaywalk on a motorway, would you?
K is for Kinzie Chophouse. See restaurants. Also for Kilos, which is the only way to measure how much weight I put on in scant ten days. Kould also be for Kosher, which is fitting, as Chicago has a substantial Jewish population. Karry on, Sleevie.
L is for Loop, or The Loop, which will be familiar, at least in name, to anyone who has read any of Sarah Paretsky?s V...
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