Coq D’or

The Drake Hotel is everything you’d expect from a classic, boom-time American Hotel (it’s also across the road from Chicago’s iconic Knickerbocker hotel): ornate and elegant with an atmosphere of affluence and sophistication. Call into the Cod D’Or bar on the lower ground floor for a Woodford Reserve cocktail, and ask for bartender Bob, who’s told Esquire he’d been working there “only” 18 years…

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