AMY CAVANAUGH is the restaurant & bars editor/dining critic at Time Out Chicago.
Her work covering food, drink and travel has included touring wineries in Nova Scotia and Spain, visiting night markets in Taipei, eating her way through the Houston Rodeo, and attending the annual Barbie convention. Her writing has recently appeared in the Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Eater, Plate Magazine, Saveur, Serious Eats, The Brooklyn Rail, and elsewhere.
Originally from Holyoke, Massachusetts, Amy lived in Washington, DC, where she worked at the Washington Blade and freelanced for other publications before moving to Chicago. She has a graduate degree in English from the University of Maryland and also attended Mount Holyoke College.