Monthly archives for January, 2016

The General Direction For Your Beer & Taco ...

The General Chicago collage

The General, in Logan Square, is a hot spot for craft beer and satisfying food. Their focus is on soul food and artisan tacos? which is a mighty fine combination if you ask me. Their daily special is really one of the best in Chicago. For $8 you can have yourself any one of their…

30 Super Bowl Specials in Chicago ? Parties ...

pouring beer into glass with bbq chicken wings in background

Super Bowlis always a bittersweet event. The entirety of a season's battles, trash talking and celebrations come down to this very day. It can be joyous, even if your team isn't in the running for World Champions.It's the perfect day for camaraderie. On the flip side, it also means that Sundays won't be designated to…

Davanti Enoteca : How to turn Hunger into Satisf...

Davanti Enoteca collage

I found myself wandering the streets of Chicago one evening. I was aimlessly walking around snapping photos when the slight growl of my stomach made me realize that I had yet to eat anything that day. I made a couple phone calls to get recommendations from friends? with a handful in mind, I decided to…

Top 15 Chicken and Waffles in Chicago

chicken and waffles in chicago

Good ole' Southern cooking has blessed our palates with many unique and favorite dishes? but one of the very most cherished dishes is the simple Chicken and Waffles combination. There is just something about the soft, yet crunchy experience of a waffle matched up with the crunch of juicy chicken and doused in sweet, sweet…

Boiler Room is Logan Square’s Best Dinner ...

Boiler Room Pizza Beer and Meatballs

I almost put the claim in the title as " Boiler Room Chicago's Best Dinner Deal " but that would be a hard claim to fully backup. However, even with Chicago being so expansive and the food scene constantly exploding? Boiler Room remains as one of the best bangs for your buck in the city.…

Challenge Your Tastebuds and They’ll Side ...

Albany Park?s Rojo Gusano

Chicago?s Albany Park is one of the most diverse areas in the city, if not the entire country. About half of the population of the neighborhood is made up of foreign-born immigrants from Mexico, Guatemala, Korean, Yugoslavia, Somalia, and many, many more countries. 40 languages are spoken in Albany Park?s schools and a walk down…

I Drank Malort, Iodine and Lake Michigan Water T...

man drinking malort iodine and lake michigan water

I've been traveling outside of Chicago quite a bit lately. That is precisely why I felt the need to tap back into the city a little when I returned from my hiatus in December. I'm that guy that orders friends a shot of Malort if they've never had it before? heck, I even travel with…

The Gold Coast?s Coconutz Takes Chicago to the T...

Coconutz Takes Chicago to the Tropics

It?s clear with a name like ?Coconutz? the owner?s of the Gold Coast?s newest bar don?t take themselves too seriously. Taking influences from traditional Tiki Bars, which has made a major comeback in recent years? and the Caribbean, Coconutz promises fun and the chance for Chicagoans who can?t escape the winter to embrace some warm…

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