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Looking for the Soul of Chicago

Jeffsayyes | Mar 10, 201405:09 PM

Hey everyone, I do this in a lot of cities I travel to --- I'm looking for the soul, the grit of Chicago - via food. It's basically food that comes about organically in neighborhoods that need it - away from all the commercialism and the PR guides. I love street food, not because it has wheels, but because it's the simplest way for someone to get what they do in their kitchen out to the public.

So, where should I go in Chicago???

Here's some writeups I've done in other cities:

and I'd like do to one about Chicago too - Finding awesome food, especially coming from a NYer's perspective ( I know that's annoying, but I'm really looking for what makes Chicago Chicago, not just good food).

I'm working on my map

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