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san francisco beer

SAN FRANCISCO | San Francisco is booming, and while craft beer has always been something that local have enjoyed, recent years have seen a lot of new spaces with a focus on brewing and selling great beer open up around town. San Francisco beer institution Toronado has been going strong

dusek's pilsen

CHICAGO | Dusek’s is a Pilsen bar and restaurant that’s housed in the historic 1892 Thalia Hall. Since opening in 2013 it’s received several accolades, including two Michelin stars. The one time Czech pub has a welcoming interior – exposed brick walls blend with plastered walls, tiles line the floor,

dusty groove ukrainian village

CHICAGO | Dusty Groove Ukrainian Village is the bricks and mortar store of the world famous record store. Dusty Groove started as an online store in 1996, a year after friends Rick Wojcik and JP Schauer had the idea while stuck in a snowstorm in the mountains of Pennsylvania after

chicago history museum lincoln park

CHICAGO | The Chicago History Museum was founded in 1856 to study and interpret Chicago’s history and is a must visit for anyone looking to learn more about the history of Chicago. The museum showcases important events and people throughout Chicago’s history in a thematic and chronological order to help

ginos east river north

CHICAGO | Gino’s East is one of Chicago’s popular deep dish pizza chains and has been going strong since opening their first restaurant in River North in 1966. The building is heritage listed, dating back to 1887 when it was The LaSalle Street Cable Car Powerhouse, which powered Chicago’s once

fountainhead lincoln square

CHICAGO | Fountainhead is a Lincoln Square bar dedicated to good beer, good whiskey, and good food. The homely, wood and curtain laden tavern like venue takes all three things seriously, making particular effort to know about the people and producers behind what they stock and sell. The result is

18th street brewery hammond

HAMMOND | Gary, Indiana based brewers 18th Street Brewery opened a brewpub in Hammond in 2015, and it’s a great place to try some of the fantastic beers that they produce. Located in a former furniture warehouse, the space is large and open. Ample seating fills the front and the

3 floyds brewing co munster

MUNSTER | 3 Floyds Brewing Co. is located in a nondescript industrial park in Munster, Indiana and is well known the world over for producing some of the most highly regarded beers in the world. The brewery was founded in 1996 by three members of the Floyd family – brothers

la puebla logan square

CHICAGO | Puebla Restaurant and Taqueria, Logan Square has been serving up no-nonsense Mexican food since 1992. It’s a casual space, run by Puebla born Chicago resident Maria Banda who visits Mexico twice a year for fresh inspiration. The food is simple and tasty, and includes things like huevos rancheros,

game room loop

CHICAGO | The Game Room is a hidden bar in the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel with a classic, speakeasy style vibe and a focus on games. The bar features a full bocce bay, billiard, shuffleboard, chess and checkers tables and is a whole lot of fun. Wood benches and furnishings,