By Ashok Selvam
The turtle god brings trendy Milwaukee Avenue a roof deck.
Brewpubs are popping up all across Chicago and when Bixi Beer opens Thursday afternoon, the city will have 26 restaurants that house mini breweries. Chicago’s latest brewpub is unlike any the city’s seen with two floors, a roof deck, and unique touches that pander to comic book and sci-fi fans. Chicagoans have guzzled beer at brewpubs with pizza (Piece Pizza), Mexican food (Cruz Blanca), and Michelin-starred fine dining (Band of Bohemia). Now it’s time to wash down a bowl of Chinese noodles or a burger served as a bao with a jasmine tea-infused beer.
When Bo and Arden Fowler took over the empty space at 2515 N. Milwaukee Avenue, it was an empty shell…