Nancy Silver and Chris Pappas Reveal Name and Chef of New Restaurant

March 31, 2016

Longtime industry friends and newly forged business partners Nancy Silver (Blackbird, Firefly, Charlie Trotter’s) and Chris Pappas (The Winchester, Sepia, Mia Francesca, Soul Kitchen, Red Light, Old Town Social) announced the name of their highly anticipated new project, Americano 2211, a boutique restaurant and bar opening in the former Birchwood Kitchen space of 2211 W. North Avenue in Wicker Park, Chicago. The forthcoming European inspired eatery will boast an all-day menu spearheaded by newly appointed Executive Chef Fred Noinaj (avec, Analogue, and The Hey-Ha Truck) and is slated to open early April 2016.

A native of Chicago’s Albany Park, Chef…