Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group, LLC Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group, LLC · Travel. Chicago Dining: Meet Three Unusual Meats. October 25, 2012. We never met a salad we didn't like. But as the days get shorter, we hanker for heartier fare . And nothing says “sweater weather” better than meat. Three Chicago chefs agree. They've created dishes that use meats in unusual — and totally appetizing – ways. Ladies and gentlemen, start your protein-loving engines.