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Lao You Ju

Chicago certainly has no shortage of celebrity chefs with growing restaurant empires. But most of them are busy colonizing the North Side. Here on the South Side, celebrity chef Tony Hu is starting to become a household name, at least in Chinatown, where he just opened his fifth restaurant, Lao You Ju Restaurant and Lounge.

Fine China

Across the tracks from the Cermak/Chinatown Red Line station, an elderly man wearing a beret bundles up close to his wife’s fur coat as they stroll down Wentworth Avenue. The night air is chilly, but for some reason they stop…