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Feature on the chicago tribune

lthough several of Dion Antic's enterprises-Iggy's, Liquid Kitty and Harry's Velvet Room-are designed for the dimly lit comfort of nightcrawlers, his Lincoln Park breakfast spot, Toast, showcases …

Night club king reawakens | Chicago Business Today

Dion Antic once owned the hottest spots in town. Now, after a 10-year hiatus from the night life, he's back on the scene with a new company and a new way of doing business…

Feature on the chicago eater

Now that his plans to revitalize Harry's Velvet Room are seemingly on hold and Porkchopis up and running in the West Loop, Dion Antic is getting itchy to work on another project. 312DD reports that…

Melt Sandwich Shop Opens Soon in Bucktown

Just got word that Porkchop's Dion Antic signed a lease late Wednesday afternoon for his latest project: a gourmet grilled cheese concept called Melt Sandwich Shop.

Huffpost Interview

You came back to Chicago two years ago after a break that took you to L.A. and Argentina. What brought you back? My networking here, it’s easier. Plus, my kids (three daughters) are getting bigger…

The Return Of Late Night

Dion Antic is a 25 year veteran of the industry that brought Chicago a laundry list of great spots, most notably IGGY’S, Toast, Liquid Kitty and Fahrenheit.  With his return to Chicago he has opened Bagel on Damen and PORKCHOP