09/29/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Return Of The Tiki: Trader Vic's Opening In Chicago

It's been rough going for Chicago Mai Tai aficionados since the Palmer House Hotel's Trader Vic's shut down on New Year's Day 2006.

No longer. Trader Vic's, the venerable chain of Polynesian-themed restaurants, is returning to Chicago, Dish reports.

The Tiki palace is scheduled to open this fall at Newberry Plaza, 1030 N. State St.