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Please help finish my Chicago eating itinerary!


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Please help finish my Chicago eating itinerary!

ManhattanLawyer | Sep 1, 2011 01:56 PM

Hi everyone,

I'll have 3 days in Chicago. I've managed to secure an Alinea reservation already (thrilled!). My husband and I are NYC foodies so our goal is to find things that we can't really get in New York. With that in mind, I'd love your suggestions

Frontera Grill (already reserved this)

What are your thoughts on Bongo Room, Jam, Xoco, any others?

Lou Malnati's (post-Shedd aquarium)
open to suggestions for other days

Alinea one night so I was thinking more casual places for the other 2

What are your thoughts on:
Girl & Goat (is it actually good or just hyped because of Top Chef?)
any other places

For drinks, I was thinking Aviary and Sable - thoughts?

I love pastry - is Vanille considered the best? We'll probably be staying near North Michigan Ave. so any patisseries near there?


1723 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614

Bongo Room
1470 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60642

Frontera Grill
445 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60654

449 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60654

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