You heard it here first: Kobe-fat fries officially become the new duck-fat fries when this temple of Waygu debuts them tonight as part of a swanky new bar menu. If you say "UrbanDaddy," your table gets an order on the house with your first round of cocktails.
Things to do for April 23, 2009
Naked Sushi, Kobe-Fat Fries and a Zombie Pub Crawl
The weekend is growing a playoff beard.
You're always up for a challenge, and a tater-tot eating contest certainly seems like one to us. You'll have six minutes to down as many of the fried nuggets as you can for a chance at a year's supply of tots—and a lifetime's supply of glory.
We know you're a big fan of ancient Japanese rituals, so for that reason only you'll want to check out Y Bar tomorrow night, when your maki will be served off the nearly naked body of Magen Lugo, a bright young psychology major who also happens to be a former Playboy Coed of the Month. Have fun with all that culture.
Last week Snuggies, this week: zombies. Andersonville's stretch of Clark will look like the Thriller video Saturday afternoon as legions of costumed revelers travel from Simon's to Mary's Attic and everywhere in between searching for braaainnss! Or cold beer.
Watch out, Pilsen and Bridgeport—Garfield Park just may be the newest hipster hotbed with the opening of this scruffy BYOB all-night rock club/art hangout/performance space. The kickoff party offers four bands, free parking and plenty of mixers, in case you run out of Grolsch.