Nini’s Deli –  Not Your Average Mom & Pop
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Nini’s Deli – Not Your Average Mom & Pop

Nini’s Deli – Not Your Average Mom & Pop What does Chicago, art, Cuban-Mexican food and friendly service all have in common? If you answered Nini’s Deli, than you’d…

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Bon Bon – A Vegan Paradise
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Bon Bon – A Vegan Paradise

Bon Bon – A Vegan Paradise I will be the first to admit that Chicago seriously lacks good boba spots. There are restaurants here and there that will…

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Chicago History Museum Hosts 5th Annual Hot Dog Festival
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Chicago History Museum Hosts 5th Annual Hot Dog Festival

Chicago History Museum Hosts 5th Annual Hot Dog Festival While Chicago continues to impress with new restaurant openings and pushing the envelope to be the epicenter of good…

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Chicago Named Best Restaurant City of 2017
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Chicago Named Best Restaurant City of 2017

Chicago Named Best Restaurant City of 2017 It comes as no surprise to me that Chicago was just named the best restaurant city of 2017 by Bon Appetit.…

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Hot Dessert Spots Before it Gets Cool: A Summer Dessert Guide
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Hot Dessert Spots Before it Gets Cool: A Summer Dessert Guide

Bye-bye summer sweets, winter is coming.  Some of our favorite summer exclusive dessert spots are headed in for hibernation.  So before they close their doors for a long…

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Sweetened Beverage Tax Officially Hits Cook County
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Sweetened Beverage Tax Officially Hits Cook County

Sweetened Beverage Tax Officially Hits Cook County The long awaited (just kidding) soda tax is officially in place as of Wednesday. The tax impacts all sugary drinks, not…

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The Dog Days Are Over – 5 Great Dog Friendly Spots
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The Dog Days Are Over – 5 Great Dog Friendly Spots

The Dog Days Are Over – 5 Great Dog Friendly Spots One of my favorite parts of the summer is taking my dog wherever I possible can. As…

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Summer Dining and the Living’s Easy: An Outdoor Patio Guide
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Summer Dining and the Living’s Easy: An Outdoor Patio Guide

As summer slowly slips from our grasp, it’s not too late to visit some of Chicago’s premiere outdoor dining spaces.  Here’s a short guide to the must-visit restaurants…

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“Batsu” at Kamehachi, Old Town
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“Batsu” at Kamehachi, Old Town

Tonight we made a trip to Japan, or should I say, the food and entertainment of Japan, but in Old Town. The restaurant where the action takes place…

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El Buren: Where Division Street Meets Highwood
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El Buren: Where Division Street Meets Highwood

Most Chicagoans know that if they desire Puerto Rican cuisine, Division Street is where they should head. Once you drive between the metal flags flying over that street,…

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