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Bienvenidos a el Barrio

Calling all Top Chef addicts! Another Top Chef contestant has opened a restaurant in Chicago and it did not let us down. Barrio is the new concept between DineAmic Group (think Siena Taven, Bull & Bear, Bar Siena) and Chef… 609 more words


Gordo's Ice Cream

I recently saw the most inviting paleta picture on Instagram and I knew I had to check it out. After some researching I came upon… 181 more words


Delectable Mac-n-Cheese

When the newly engaged best friend requests mac-n-cheese I make it and with the Fourth of July/summer parties in full swing I decided to share my recipe below. 252 more words


Mid-June Restaurant Recap

Dove’s Luncheonette

We decided to visit Dove’s Luncheonette for a spontaneous Saturday lunch. We’ve been to Big Start next door (get the Al Pastor Tacos) and always drive by Dove’s but after seeing it on a Food Network show we finally took the plunge and decided to visit. 390 more words


Pilsen Gems

On Saturdays, we usually head somewhere for lunch after Edwin comes home from work. Although we typically stick to a few favorites, this week we decided to stay local and visit a local family-owned restaurant and that’s how we came to …. 237 more words


Local Ladies Buzz

Hiiiiii everyone!! I posted so long ago on Instagram that I was going to make a post about some local businesses owned by awesome ladies- so here it is, as promised! 624 more words

Local Companies

Modern -Ethnic - A little different Chaayos!

One rainy weekend while browsing to order food online came across a restaurant by the name Chaayos. Sounded familiarly unfamiliar, demanding a closer look.  Huh, they served india tea -chai  – experiments with chai?!!   234 more words