Southern European Katarina’s combines killer martinis, specialties and desserts with music

What filmmakers on location love best is finding those amazing offbeat restaurants and cafes. It so happens that Chicago offers lots of unexplored territory for the dining adventurer. Foodie filmmaker Misty Tosh helps you discover some of them in this new column.

The triple S: smooth, sexy, and smoldering describes the way I feel every time I sashay through the front door of Katerina’s, 1920 W. Irving Park Rd., where I can enjoy an incredible Southern European influenced meal and listen to some smokin’, gypsy-jazz style music.