Category Archives: the famous

Where your visitors are probably already asking to go, or whatever has probably been on your to-do list since you’ve moved here.

Hot Doug’s

ok just suck it up and go here. you’ll probably want to pick a spot to get a tattoo to get free hot dogs 4 lyfe, or just buy the book. ok not only can you get foie gras on

Hot Doug’s

ok just suck it up and go here. you’ll probably want to pick a spot to get a tattoo to get free hot dogs 4 lyfe, or just buy the book. ok not only can you get foie gras on

Sprout

frog n snail is top chef dale’s other restaurant in the neighborhood, and it’s one of my faves. so naturally, we couldn’t wait to try sprout. sprout was featured on gilt city for a tasting menu, so naturally we jumped

Sprout

frog n snail is top chef dale’s other restaurant in the neighborhood, and it’s one of my faves. so naturally, we couldn’t wait to try sprout. sprout was featured on gilt city for a tasting menu, so naturally we jumped

Goosefoot

After a few tries to get reservations and two months later, we finally dined at Goosefoot! Goosefoot’s reservations are through OpenTable and are fully booked two months out. Quite competitive, and I’m sure if you exercise some patience (and a

Goosefoot

After a few tries to get reservations and two months later, we finally dined at Goosefoot! Goosefoot’s reservations are through OpenTable and are fully booked two months out. Quite competitive, and I’m sure if you exercise some patience (and a

The Publican

note: this is only about brunch. it’s one of my favorite brunches. (it was my birthday brunch.) i have yet to make it there for dinner, but will update as soon as i do. and i’ve heard it’s just as

The Publican

note: this is only about brunch. it’s one of my favorite brunches. (it was my birthday brunch.) i have yet to make it there for dinner, but will update as soon as i do. and i’ve heard it’s just as

Girl & the Goat

one of my favorites, and one of the best in chicago. the lowdown: ★★★★★ get your reservation now. $$ (~$15 a dish) – small plates casual good for groups reservations recommended great wines and cocktails neighborhood:  west loop — i love

Girl & the Goat

one of my favorites, and one of the best in chicago. the lowdown: ★★★★★ get your reservation now. $$ (~$15 a dish) – small plates casual good for groups reservations recommended great wines and cocktails neighborhood:  west loop — i love

Slurping Turtle

ramen in the city, guys! the lowdown: ★★★★ probably getting the fifth one next time… $$ (~$15/dish) casual dine in 2 or 4s reservations for 5 or more neighborhood: river north — ah, hopefully for most of us, gone are the

Slurping Turtle

ramen in the city, guys! the lowdown: ★★★★ probably getting the fifth one next time… $$ (~$15/dish) casual dine in 2 or 4s reservations for 5 or more neighborhood: river north — ah, hopefully for most of us, gone are the

g.e.b.

the lowdown: ★★★★ want to bring friends and eat and drink again soooon! $$$ (~$15-20 a plate) casual, trendy good for groups amazing beer list, cocktails no reservations neighborhood: west loop — i loved this place before i even came –

g.e.b.

the lowdown: ★★★★ want to bring friends and eat and drink again soooon! $$$ (~$15-20 a plate) casual, trendy good for groups amazing beer list, cocktails no reservations neighborhood: west loop — i loved this place before i even came –