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CHICAGO | Julius Meinl is a gem of a coffee bar with three different locations for Chicagoans to enjoy a taste of Austria. Their flagship store in the US is located in Wrigleyville, on the Southport Corridor, and offers a full menu of coffee and tea beverages, as well as

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CHICAGO | Have you heard the hype about the beloved 90s sitcom pop up shop that’s shaking things up in Wicker Park? Saved By The Max brings one of our favorite diners to life, complete with vibrantly colored booths and 90s jams. Saved by the Bell fans can snap pictures

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CHICAGO | For many locals, a visit to Portillo’s is a must when talking about Chicago’s not-to-be-missed food experiences. Portillo’s is a Chicago institution originally founded in 1963 as a hot dog stand in Villa Park known as The Dog House. The restaurant quickly grew in popularity and, four years

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CHICAGO | Lincoln Park, one of Chicago’s most iconic, beautiful, and storied neighborhoods is now home to Tobacco Road Tap Room, the first Atlantic Coast Conference (“ACC”) bar in the heart of Chicago. Originally, “Tobacco Road” was the title of a 1932 Erskine Caldwell novel about poor, rural sharecroppers in

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CHICAGO | Pizano’s is one of Chicago’s best loved pizzerias. Pizano’s was opened by one of the sons of the pizza pioneers, the Malnati family. Rudy Jr. applied the knowledge learned from his father and opened his own restaurant in the 1990s. Pizano’s thin crust pizza is also worth a

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CHICAGO | One of our favorite times of year, Chicago Restaurant Week, is back for 2017! From 27 January – 9 February, many of Chicago’s finest restaurants will be offering dining deals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Now in its 10th year, Chicago Restaurant Week has become a Chicago culinary

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CHICAGO | Dove’s Luncheonette is named after Nelson Algren’s 1956 novel, ‘A Walk on the Wild Side’, in tribute to bygone diners and watering holes. The Wicker Park restaurant aims to be a spot where people from all walks of life can converge to savor a cocktail and delicious meal.

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CHICAGO | La Sirena Clandestina, which translates to ‘hidden mermaid’ in Portuguese, is inspired by the dark and cozy beach restaurants scattered along coastal Brazil. Head chef and owner John Manion drew upon influences from his childhood in São Paulo, as well as subsequent travels throughout South America and the

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CHICAGO | If you’re planning a trip to Chicago, you likely already have one meal planned – deep dish pizza, a Chicago institution. The Windy City has long been a destination for foodies. It’s a melting pot brimming with celebrity chefs, but when it comes to deep dish pizza many

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CHICAGO | Are you looking for a cozy, rustic spot to dine at in Logan Square this winter? If yes, you must head to Table, Donkey, & Stick for a taste of Europe’s Alpine region on Armitage. The name of the restaurant comes from a Brothers Grimm fairy tale, but