Nothing like a square meal to pull us out of this recession.
Though word about Chicago Restaurant Week being extended was trickling out earlier in the week thanks to overeager publicists, the Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau made it official Friday.
Eaters now have until March 6 to take advantage of the three-course, prix-fixe deals at more than 130 restaurants. It's $22 for lunch and $32 for dinner.
Chicago restaurants aren't the only ones trying to keep tables filled.