A writer reflects on the beloved neighborhood joint that always stays the same while the world outside changes
I'm from Chicago and love love loveeeee Athenian Room. Those amazing lemony chicken fat fries truly do not exist anywhere else
This is a master class in the use of words to evoke atmosphere, HEART, and love. Not often does one read something while nodding your head from start to finish.
Bravo Nina-proud of you. Bonnie Kaplan