The Daily Northwestern

Lulu’s, Taco Diablo plan to open January 2016

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 3, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston resident Daniel Kelch’s businesses have not had the best of luck in the city. First, his Mexican restaurant Taco Diablo was destroyed by an early morning fire in December 2013 that also burned through two other businesses. Three month...

Evanston chef nominated for James Beard Award

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

March 1, 2015

Filed under City, Local

Above all else, Evanston chef Brian Huston values simplicity. Wearing a starched white-collared T-shirt, Huston opens his downtown Evanston restaurant Boltwood to the public just before noon. Boltwood is there to bring good f...

Evanston approves construction of new location for Taco Diablo, Lulu’s

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 12, 2014

Filed under Business, City

The city approved a permit Wednesday that will allow construction to begin at the space where Evanston residents plan to reopen Taco Diablo and Lulu’s, two restaurants which closed in the last 12 months. With the approval, co...

Taco Diablo, Lulu’s to return to Evanston

Paige Leskin, City Editor

September 25, 2014

Filed under Business, City

Former Evanston restaurants Taco Diablo and Lulu's may be making a comeback. Co-owners Daniel Kelch and Marty Cless plan to reopen both restaurants in June 2015 in the same building at 1026 Davis St. Construction cou...

Restaurant replacing Lulu’s opens for walk-in service

Bailey Williams, Assistant Summer Editor

June 21, 2014

Filed under Business, City

Boltwood, a farm-to-table restaurant occupying the space that formerly housed Asian restaurant Lulu’s, opened Tuesday for walk-in service. “We certainly want to give warm food and hospitality,” Boltwood co-owner John...

LuLu’s to close after 21 years in downtown Evanston

Scott Brown, Reporter

December 9, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

LuLu’s, an Asian restaurant in downtown Evanston, plans to close in January after 21 years in business. Owner Dan Kelch said he is “just tired” after so many years of running the establishment, 804 Davis St. “While...