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Trend Alert: Vices Into Tea and Coffee Shops

Trend Alert: Vices   Let’s start with cigars. Although less harmful (and less illegal) than lighting up a cigarette or a joint inside a restaurant, cigars can now be found and purchased at a new downtown steakhouse and a new Humboldt Park coffee shop. For Prime & Provisions, a new steakhouse from the DineAmic Group. […]

The Very Best Burgers In Chicago

The Very Best Burgers The Very Best Burgers May marks National Burger Month, an apt time to feast through Chicago’s best burgers. With Memorial Day serving as the unofficial start of summer and the onset of grilling season, it’s no surprise May is National Burger Month. You don’t need to twist my arm any harder than that […]

Fried Chicken & Waffle Mondays, Mexique’s Cultural: Weekday

Fried Chicken & Waffle Mondays:   Fried Chicken & Waffle Mondays Comfort food helps the Monday medicine go down smoother. Namely, fried chicken and waffles. Inspired by the fanatic success of their late-night fried chicken and waffles, Charlatan is now offering fried chicken & waffles as a weekly special on Mondays from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. […]

Charlatan and The Boundary Tavern and Grille: Brunch Bites

Charlatan and The Boundary:   In this week’s batch of brunch bites, Charlatan provides a new brunch destination in West Town and The Boundary Tavern and Grille revamps its brunch menu in Wicker Park. Three Aces has been a solid brunch contender for a while now, so the onset of brunch at West Town sister […]

Edible March Madness

Edible March Madness March Madness is upon us, and beyond the college basketball court, restaurants and bars are getting in on the action with specials and promotions of their own. For those who don’t follow college basketball with the ferocious vigor that sports junkies do, the words “March Madness” are nary more than seasonal jibberish. […]

XOCO Bistro: First Taste

XOCO Bistro: First Taste Rick Bayless has achieved demigod status in the restaurant world; he’s a chef who seamlessly commands a Mexican dining empire as well as respect and admiration from peers and diners near and far. In River North, Topolobampo and Frontera Grill are timeless keystones that draw customers from all over the country and beyond. […]

Your Lenten Dining With Fish and Seafood: Freshen Up

Your Lenten Dining: Fresh off the debauchery of Mardi Gras, Lent (February 18 through April 2, FYI) is a time to repent and reel in those excessive tendencies, many of which may involve meat. That’s why the pre-Easter weeks are the most apt time to focus on lighter seafood and fish dishes, whether it’s pristine sushi […]

The Boundary Tavern and Grille, Parts and Labor: Brunch Bites

The Boundary Tavern and Grille   In this week’s batch of brunch bites, Parts and Labor serves up brunch with a side of “bartoons” and The Boundary Tavern and Grille (nee The Boundary) rounds out its new menu format with a new brunch menu. The Boundary just underwent an entire menu revamp, re-branding itself as…. Along with its […]

Comfort Food Dishes to Combat the Polar Vortex

Comfort Food Dishes to Combat the Polar Vortex Real talk: the term “polar vortex” is worse to me than most swear words. It’s a threatening phrase that strikes fear in Chicagoans with its promise of frigid temperatures and merciless wind chill. Screw the polar vortex. Obviously, there’s no better way to flip off the polar […]

New Delivery Options, Stay Inside and Peruse

New Delivery Options, Stay Inside and Peruse:   Three restaurants are offering new delivery options so you can stay in your pajamas all day.   It’s getting cold outside. The thought of venturing out for food is daunting and unnerving. Fortunately this is Chicago and we’ve got more delivery options than some states have residents. […]