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Chicago Bakeries and Patisseries

by zinfanatic 1 year ago

I am a retired pastry chef from the SF Bay Area. I always like to seek out great pastry and bakery items when traveli...


Querencia commented 10 hours ago

First timer, flying solo

by kalamansi 8 days ago

First time in Chicago, and I don't know when I'll be able to visit again, so I want to make the most of it! I'm a maj...


kalamansi commented 16 hours ago

2018 Chicago Michelin Predictions

by Gonzo70 1 month ago

With Chicago's 2018 Michelin stars being announced a month from today, I figured it was time for my annual prediction...


JeannieB50 commented 21 hours ago

Big Group Dinner - help

by Francis 7 days ago

I am looking for a great space for a large group 10 + for dinner in mid November. I am open to any cuisine but must ...

nsxtasy commented 7 days ago

Lem's Sauce--Missing Ingredient?

by jbl 15 years ago

I have been trying to manufacture Lem's sauce at home, and think I have a pretty decent resemblance but am still miss...


mmyles12 commented 7 days ago

Critique my list please

by smatbrat 12 days ago

Hello All, Arriving in Chicago for a week on Monday. I am coming from San Francisco, staying in the gold coast. ...

nsxtasy commented 10 days ago

Chicago meals with a five-year-old

by tribecasmith 1 month ago

I would SO appreciate the help of the group. I'll be visiting Chicago for four days (in early October) with my five ...


tribecasmith commented 12 days ago

Sieglinde Potatoes

by whiteguy97 8 years ago

where can I buy "Sieglinde" - Potatoes ? I live in Chicago Northwest Suburbs. Maybe ordering them online?


masha commented 16 days ago

Help with Monday Dinner

by purple gator 2 months ago

We are visiting Chicago over Labor Day weekend (Saturday through Thursday). Currently have reservations for Next and ...

nsxtasy commented 16 days ago

Next World's 50 Best Dinner & Alinea

by Jeremy303 18 days ago

Hi, I'm visiting Chicago, November 17-19th and was inquiring if anyone is looking to to sell their reservation at Ali...

Gonzo70 commented 17 days ago

Eating in Chicago with kids in October

by Davidac 21 days ago

Hi after 10 years away we are returning with our kids (8 & 6) to Chicago and we are looking at somewhere to eat eithe...


Davidac commented 20 days ago

Today's Temptations Bread

by N Tocus 11 years ago

I have taken up Today's Temptations bread as a cause. Yesterday I called the bakery (phone number is on label) to ask...


pbutler111 commented 27 days ago

Staying on Magnificent Mile-Going to Wrigley/Sheffields

by ash1099 8 years ago

Ive never been to Chicago, but we want to see Wrigley Field, even though the Cubs arent playing that particular day.....


rhododendron commented 1 month ago

Chicago "Cool" Lunch/Brunch

by RonnieO 2 months ago

My brother's family will be in town--from Detroit--this weekend for Hamilton. We need a lunch/brunch venue for Sunday...


vula commented 1 month ago

80th Birthday Restaurants

by WestsideLisa 2 months ago

We are taking my mom from Los Angeles to Chicago (to visit family) for her 80th birthday. I am looking for 2 restaura...


WestsideLisa commented 2 months ago

El Biancos Italian Restaurant

by Jeff 13 years ago

I remember dining with my family about 35 years ago at a restaurant in Chicago that I believe was located on the Sout...


charbros commented 2 months ago

Wine in Chicago

by mattstolz 2 months ago

Hi all! My wife and I are taking a trip to Chicago in October and I am looking for some great wine reccs! Wine as...

mattstolz commented 2 months ago

German-Style Döner Kebab in Chicago?

by Bada Bing 8 years ago

I live in nearby Indiana, so I am hoping that there might be somewhere in Chicago (or the USA!) that makes Döner Keba...


russ99 commented 2 months ago

Millers Steakhouse On Western

by HARRY REEMS 14 years ago

Anybody remember this place that was on devon and western. They had the best ribs ever. Lets talk about this place. A...


WRPBill commented 2 months ago

Retro Steakhouse

by Booboo731 2 months ago

I'm looking for a great retro steakhouse in Chicagoland (that includes the suburbs!). Remember the kind that was you...


Booboo731 commented 2 months ago