Chicago Restaurant Looks to Batali for Inspiration, Logo

Perhaps inspired by the audacity of Boston’s Gaslight, Osteria Ottimo in Chicago has borrowed its brand identity from Mario Batali’s Otto. MenuPages Chicago noticed the similarities between the two restaurants’ looks, which must be a complete surprise to Osteria Ottimo. After all, the restaurant says, “Ottimo is a rustic Italian restaurant that feels as though it’s been there for a hundred years.”

Department of Knockoffs: Osteria Ottimo Rips Off Otto Enoteca Logo [MenuPages Chicago]
Earlier: Gaslight of Boston: Most Audacious Wannabistro of All Time?

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