Michelin Guide Chicago announces 2014 star winners
Tue Nov 12 2013
Photograph: Lara Kastner
It seems The Sun-Times violated an embargo and spilled the beans by announcing Michelin's 2014 star ratings early this morning, forcing Michelin to hurriedly call the chefs today and reveal the restaurants on @MichelinGuideCH. We were a little ahead of the game ourselves: Last week, we used the Michelin Guide's unintentionally hilarious Chicago Twitter feed to predict this year's star recipients. How close were we? Check out the list of star ratings below; we put a star next to the restaurants we were right about. And somehow Next got snubbed, again.
Graham Elliot (We said it would go down to one, since chef Andrew Brochu departed.)
L20 (Because @MichelinGuideCH didn't mention it this year, we predicted it dropping to two.)