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FireFin Poke Shop To Open Wicker Park, Lakeview Restaurants This Spring
January 25, 2017

FireFin Poke Shop, a rapidly growing Chicago-based chain of eateries serving salad and rice topped with fresh fish, will open outposts this spring in Wicker Park and Lakeview, it was announced on Wednesday.

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FireFin Poke Shop Bringing the Poke Boom to Wicker Park and Lakeview
January 25, 2017

The poke boom is continuing to grow in Chicago, as one of the top local chains is announcing two new locations. FireFin Poke Shop, which debuted at 10 S. LaSalle St. in the Loop in June 2016, will grow to five locations when it opens new shops in Wicker Park and in Lakeview/Boystown.

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How to Be Hawaiian in Chicago: FireFin Poké
November 12, 2016

Hawaii’s favorite food is having a moment, and if you haven’t poked around a poké (pronounced POK-KEH) menu yet it’s only a matter of time. This delicious raw fish salad, typically served with ahi tuna, can be eaten in a variety of ways.

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Rodelio Aglibot: “Food Buddha”
October 30, 2016

I first met and interviewed Rodelio Aglibot at the opening of “Me Geisha”, his restaurant in Rome, in early December 2015. Although he divides his time between Chicago and Los Angeles, he is a globetrotter so we have seen each other several other times in Rome. Aglibot’s curriculum is much too long to summarize.

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14 Great Restaurants in Chicago's Theatre District For Pre- and Post-Show Meals
September 27, 2016

Congrats on scoring tickets to "Hamilton" or any of the other wonderful shows that take place in Chicago's downtown theatre district. But this is not the time to grow complacent. Make sure to have an excellent pre- or post-show meal and don't settle.

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FireFin Poké Shop opening two new locations
September 13, 2016

Along with a new Aloha Poke Co.'s inside the brand new Revival Food Hall, FireFin Poke Shop just announced it was opening not one but two new locations.

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FireFin Poké Shop Hooks New Loop and West Loop Locations
September 13, 2016

FireFin Poké Shop, which opened its first restaurant in June in The Loop, is already expanding. The fast-casual raw fish bowl restaurant is adding a pair of new locations...

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Here's Where to Get In on Chicago's Hawaiian Food Craze
August 25, 2016

Get out your grass skirts—Hawaiian cuisine is Chicago’s latest foodie sensation, with three island-inspired new restaurants taking the dining scene by storm. What’s with all the hula-hoopla?

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Poké makes a splash in Chicago at These 10 Restaurants
August 10, 2016

The poke craze took a while to grab hold in Chicago, but now that the floodgates are open, it’s entirely possible to feast on the Hawaiian raw fish dish all over town.

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Poke shops popping up all over Chicago
July 22, 2016

ABC7's Hungry Hound says this Hawaiian specialty is now popping up all over Chicago, including a new store in the Loop that is commanding lines out the door every day.

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