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Sweet of the Week: Bananamisu Pancakes at Bongo Room

Chicago is a city with a sweet tooth, packed with unique pastries and desserts in every neighborhood restaurant and bakery for dining Chicago. I’m a guy with a sweet tooth, so each week I’ll report on a different dessert you need to try. I mean, I’ll eat more than one dessert of course, but only […]

New Brunch Menus at City Tavern and Bellweather Meeting House & Eatery Chicago Restaurant

Brunch is a booming business in Chicago Restaurants, and it can be hard to navigate the ins and outs, especially when so many strollers are blocking the way. Each week we highlight some of the most notable brunch news and dining happenings around town. Here are your latest brunch bites. In this week’s batch of […]

Brunch Bites At Chicago Restaurants

Brunch is a booming business in Chicago Restaurants, and it can be hard to navigate the ins and outs, especially when so many strollers are blocking the way. Each week we highlight some of the most notable brunch news and dining happenings around town. Here are your latest brunch bites.  In this week’s batch of […]

Weekend Planner: Lunch for a Good Cause, Drink Dinosaur-inspired Beer, Sip Sgrippinos, and Enjoy an Absinthe Dinner

Friday, November 15, Sunda is teaming up with the Philippines Consulate to help raise funds to support victims of Typhoon Haiyan. All of the proceeds from lunch service will go directly to victims of the typhoon via the Philippine Red Cross. For Billy Dec and the Sunda staff, the disaster is especially impacting, considering many of the […]

Chicago Marathon Specials Worth Running For

The Chicago Marathon kicks off this weekend, October 13, and along with it a number of restaurants in town are offering carb- and protein-heavy Marathon specials to help fuel runners and those who love them. And carbs.   There are a few times out of the year when it’s acceptable and outright encouraged to break […]

Small Plates, Big Flavors at Kurah Mediterranean Tapas

Small plates and big flavors abound at Kurah Mediterranean Tapas in the South Loop. I must confess that I am usually not one for small plates. The idea of ordering a slew of diminutive dishes and being coerced by servers into sharing them is not something I often look for at dinner. It reminds me too […]

Get Spicy at Zapatista’s Restaurant’s Chile and Tequila Festival

Next week, Zapatista heats things up with their second annual chile and tequila festival. Nothing says “Mexican independence” like a menu full of chiles and tequila. That’s how things are going down at Zapatista  restaurant, celebrating its second annual chile and tequila festival next week. It’s a spicy, intoxicating homage to Mexican Independence Day on September […]

Where to Eat Pig Skin During Football Season

While recreational pig skin season is in play, here are some of the top restaurants to eat pig skin in Chicago. When it comes to football fare, there really is nothing more apropos than pig skin. Sure, people tailgate and/or eat pizza, but pig skin dishes are really just more befitting considering footballs were notoriously […]

Do This: Dinner and a Movie at The Chicago Firehouse

Dinner and a movie is a great American pastime, and this summer The Chicago Firehouse brings the two together for weekly al fresco movie nights.   Be it a date, a friendly meet-up, or a potentially creepy solitary outing, dinner and a movie is a great American ritual. But few outlets can bring the two […]

Sweet of the Week: Croquetes de Xocolata

By the end of a somewhat gluttonous lunch at Mercat a la Planxa recently, I thought I might be too full for dessert, but then I remembered I am me and that’s impossible. We were presented with a long plate lined with marshmallow-y, chocolatey morsels as part of Mercat’s croquetes de xocolata. I’ve heard strong word of […]