Eat & Drink

Chicago is known for it’s great food. But did you also know about all its great local drinks? Check out all you need to know about the city’s famous cuisine and restaurants here, as well as local coffee and alcohol producers.

Phil Stefani Signature Restaurants

It’s time to experience one of the other restaurant corporation masters. Phil Stephani Signature. And it all started in 1980 at a little Italian outpost in Lincoln Park…

The Michelin Guide Comes to Chicago

I know the food is good here. You know the food is good here. Finally, the world knows. The Michelin Guide has come to Chicago.

Grahamwich (Restaurant, River North)

Location: 615 N. State Phone: (312) 624 – 9188 Website: Cuisine: Sandwiches Cash Only (for now) We arrived at Chicago Chef […]

Kuma’s Corner (Restaurant, Avondale)

Kuma’s Corner (Restaurant, Avondale)

We often are asked “Where’s the best burger in Chicago?” This may be it. Don’t let some ho-hum grill slap an odd ingredient on your burger and call it innovation; Kuma’s has designed each of their burgers to perfection.

It’s Amore: A History of Little Italy

Whether you’re interested in Chicago’s ethnic history or you just want to grab a good sausage, a visit to Little Italy and its surrounding attractions are a must.

Wiener’s Circle: The One and Only

Wiener’s Circle is an icon of degeneracy, and with that comes the ultimate street food, blackened and overflowing with gluttony.

Goose Island Brewery

You might say Goose Island has made Chicago fit for these other small time bottlers; sowing the seeds of good taste for fellow breweries to graze. I, for one, salute that big fat bird. It’s recognized products like theirs that compose the fabric of Chicago’s image and formulate the lingering consistency of my Chicago pride.

Windy City Wine Festival

I think I can do this. I know I can be really good at sampling wines. This year’s festival took place at Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park Friday, September 10 & 11th & I would highly recommend a visit next year.

Hoosier Mama Pie Company (Bakery, Ukrainian Village)

Even if you think you don’t like pie you should challenge yourself to a visit to Hoosier Mama, chances are you’ll find something that will melt your senses and trigger a body shaking addiction.

Kenmore Live Studios

What do you get when you mix the use of technology, a great location, scrumptious temptations, guest chefs and live audience members? A recipe for entertainment.

Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants

Lettuce Entertain You operates over 50 restaurants, ranging from burger joints to white tablecloth fine dining. And though the cuisine may differ at each restaurant, some things don’t waiver: excellent service, quality products, and damn good food.

Dining Out In Chicago

Dining Out In Chicago

Chicagoans like to eat. It’s no secret — we are a hungry people. Hungry for great restaurants, top chefs, and unparalleled atmosphere. Luckily, this city truly delivers when it comes to dining out.

Revolution Brewing Company

Chicago isn’t alone in the beer craze, but trust me when I say the Midwest is holding its own in having some of the most respected and savored breweries in the country. Revolution Brewery Company is another notch in that belt and certainly one of the finest recent additions to Logan Square.

Portillo’s: Another great Chicago dog

When it comes to Chicago-style hot dogs and really good fast-food, Portillo’s comes out as top dog.