Merges’ A10 restaurant to open Nov. 5

By JEFFREY BISHKU-AYKUL
Assistant to the Editor

Matthias Merges’ has confirmed that his new Hyde Park restaurant, A10, will open Tuesday, Nov. 5., at 1462 E. 53rd St.

Chef John Vermiglio will oversee the northern Italian-themed restaurant. Vermiglio is also chef de cuisine at Merges’ Logan Square brunch restaurant, Billy Sunday.

A10 will include high-end dishes as well as pizzas, cocktails, wine and frozen yogurt. A bar for lunch customers will join the restaurant’s main dining area.

“There’s really no basis for comparison [with] any restaurant in the area,” Vermiglio said.