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Debevic's business partners say they've been denied their cut, sue partners over restaurant's closing

Dan Churney Nov. 7, 2015, 11:22pm

A food fight has broken out in Cook County Circuit Court between partners involved in Chicago’s famed Ed Debevic’s restaurant, with two investors alleging some of their partners used fraud to siphon away their slice of the corporate funds.

Sarkis Cafe owner's lawsuit vs brother, rival restaurateur sliced, tossed by judge

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 1, 2015, 2:34pm

A legal spat between sibling rival restaurateurs in Chicago’s north suburbs has been sliced after a Cook County judge tossed a lawsuit brought by the owner of Evanston’s Sarkis Café against her brother for allegedly improperly mimicking her restaurant’s menu at his newer restaurant in Highland Park. In September, Cook County Associate Judge Neil H. Cohen dismissed the case.