Via press release:
SMALLBAR FOCUSES ALL ITS TALENT
ON DIVISION STREET LOCATION
Chicago, IL—(April 30, 2012)—SmallBar, a staple in Chicago’s bar scene known for its amazing craft beer selection, handcrafted food and great atmosphere, announces the sale of its 1415 W. Fullerton Avenue, Chicago location to Bob McDermott of The Beer Bistro effective today.
“The addition of Chef Justin White and mixologist Craig Hiljus this past year helped to bring every aspect of SmallBar closer to its full potential,” says SmallBar Division owner Phil McFarland. “This is an opportunity for this team to focus its energies 100% on SmallBar Division so that we can continue to elevate the food, beer and cocktail programs and continue to bring stellar events to one central location—SmallBar Division.”
Since 2005, The Beer Bistro has promoted craft beer in the West Loop. The Beer Bistro’s goal is to help the guest appreciate the balance of hops and malt and much, much more. The menu at The Beer Bistro offers something for everyone and is priced for regular visits. The Beer Bistro looks forward to continuing this tradition in Lincoln Park.