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No Res Rick Bayless Restaurants

by dwkayak 22 hours ago

Want to eat at a Bayless restaurant Saturday evening. Not surprisingly, the reservation restaurants are filled. Wonde...


dwkayak commented 20 minutes ago

Wicker Park Recommendations

by jimmymack99 20 hours ago

We are staying in Ukrainian Village- Close to Western and Augusta. Mid May. Looking for Sunday Breakfast/Brunch ...


danimalarkey commented 2 hours ago

Used Cutlery

by mujeresliebres 9 hours ago

Can anyone recommend a good thrift shop for used cutlery? A large selection at a variety of price points would be ide...


MucousMembrane commented 6 hours ago

Hamilton Pre-Theater Dinner

by michelle_s_d 2 days ago

Hello CHers, Looking for pre-theater dinner options on a Wednesday night in July before Hamilton. We are not picky ...

nsxtasy commented 2 days ago

Dinner Near Second City

by nsm08 3 days ago

I'm looking for suggestions for dinner before heading to second city. We are pretty open to anything. Thanks!

nsxtasy commented 2 days ago

Mercat or Salero, Topolobambo

by bawc 3 days ago

Which is better Mercat or Salero? Travaling with a 13 y.o. who loves ham, but can be a light picky eater. We al...

nsxtasy commented 3 days ago

Next Hollywood - Share a Table?

by shaiken 10 days ago

I clicked on a post about Next Hollywood the other day, and next thing I knew, I'd booked a two-top for Saturday, 6/3...

shaiken commented 5 days ago

Chicago for three days in June - Itinerary check

by hergreenapples 9 days ago

My husband and I will be in town in late June. We're coming from Ontario, Canada, and eat out as frequently as we can...

nsxtasy commented 7 days ago

Italian bread search - "ciopa"

by bubby 9 years ago

I'm in search of a type of Italian bread my family once was able to purchase from local bakeris a few decades back on...


Hibiscus3 commented 9 days ago

Pork chop sandwich

by Ramon 12 years ago

Hey, I'm a life time north sider so my experience here is near null. What is a classic south side pork chop sandwic...


rhododendron commented 15 days ago

Chicago's Best Gyro (Vegetarian or Real Meat)

by mango_madness 21 days ago

Hello. Visiting from out of town. Will be staying in the Loop area. Looking to try the best place(s) for vegan/vegeta...


rhododendron commented 20 days ago

Pizza on Paulina--Does Anyone Remember?

by Fred 12 years ago

Way back in the 60's there was an outstanding pizza restaurant on Paulina just north of Howard St. The name was 'Vil...


miliotoc commented 22 days ago

Chicago bound! Foodies with a 12-year-old need eats to satisfy all.

by lormarluc 29 days ago

We are spending a long weekend in Chicago with our 12-year-old son. Loose plans are to shop the magnificent mile on S...


HoosierFoodie commented 22 days ago

Does anyone remember a old fish market/restaurant at Six Corners called Boston Fish market?

by Violatp 6 years ago

I may have the name wrong as it has been closed for many years, but that's the name that sticks in my head. It was...


harriet123 commented 23 days ago


by Obsession2013 30 days ago

I'll be in Chicago with a friend in September 2017, coming from the Bay Area. Please send recommendations for restaur...


Querencia commented 27 days ago

Quick day trip

by awbyrd 28 days ago

Hey, gang. Long time lurker, first poster. In my (as my wife has termed it) insanity, I've decided to get up earl...

nsxtasy commented 27 days ago

Was Henrici's a restaurant?

by KAD 15 years ago

I have a lot of old books of Chicago with many pictures. Many pictures shows a place with a big neon sign with the wo...


Querencia commented 29 days ago

Lenten fish fry near Oakbrook Terrace

by kasw 1 month ago

I will be in Oakbrook Terrace on Friday, April 7. As it is during Lent, I'm looking for a good fish fry, preferably o...


kasw commented 29 days ago

Lotte, Monkfish, Anglerfish at Fish market?

by Gabeshuman 5 years ago

help y'all. I will be in Chicago for a few days and would like to bring fresh monkfish home. My hotel might freeze it...


ferret commented 1 month ago