Category Archives: Foodie

​New Place in the Neighborhood- Empirical Brewery

Just recently,  Rogers Park got another bistro . Cushioned between the fast food and pizza joints, is a place that gives the neighborhood a little more of a gourmet spin. Customers at Empirical Brewery can get a tasty meal and … Continue reading

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For Some Good Ole Eatin- Head to Route 62

There is no denyin , I am a country girl. You can put me on the Mag Mile, put a Louis in my hand, but when it comes down to food, give me a great big ole piece of meat. … Continue reading

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Pizzeria Due Presents Thin Crust Pizza with Deep Dish Attitude

Chicago has long been known for pizza , deep dish or thin crust. Almost every tourist or vendor , can tell the story of when they had their first slice and where they had it. When you talk about Chicago … Continue reading

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Just A Few Steps Away From It All…Jake Melnick’s Corner Tap

There are many places to eat in downtown Chicago and in the heart of River North, they range anywhere from the upscale bistros of the five star hotels to McDonalds and Chick Fil A. It depends on what you want … Continue reading

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Almost Like Being at Home-Ann Sather

Being a small town girl, one of the biggest obstacles of the holidays is finding a decent place to eat. Most restaurants don’t serve food that is good and wholesome. They would rather serve food that is showy and in … Continue reading

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El Tapeo Invites You to Spring Into Tapas!

This evening Jen and I were invited for a special unveiling of the new Spring menu at the Oakbrook restaurant El Tapeo. It was a tapas fest as Chef Matthew Cappellini ‘s creations were served at a VIP tasting in … Continue reading

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Bulldog Alehouse – A Place to Just Hang Out For Good Times and Good Food

There is a new place in town. It is a great place for that business meeting , to sit down and watch that championship game, and also the food and drinks are top notch. Bull Dog started in places like … Continue reading

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