Thursday, May 9, 2013

A Taste of Chicago

Let’s call this our own Taste of Chicago. From a BBQ brunch at Chicago Q’s to the delicious Lemon French Fries at Cross Rhodes, we’ve listed some of the best, must-try indulgences in Chicago.

Put them all on your list if you haven’t tried them because we would go back for every one.

Addicted? … One bite and you will be too.

Bon Appetit!

Bad Happy Poutine
Location: 939 N Orleans
Favorite: The Chocolate Peanut Butter Shake

Location: 6604 N Sheridan Rd
Favorite: Kimchi Burger - caramelized kimchi, fried egg, sharp cheddar, bacon, kimchi mayo, shredded cabbage

Chicago Q
Location: 1160 North Dearborn
Favorite: Smoked Chicken Eggs Benedict

Cross Rhodes
Location: 913 Chicago Avenue
Favorite: Lemon French Fries

Davante Enoteca
Location: 1359 West Taylor
Favorite: Pizza della Fattoria - Farmed Egg, Pork Belly, Potato, Scallions, Asiago, and Béchamel

Don Pedros
Location: 1113 West 18th Street
Favorite: Carnitas

Girl and the Goat
Location: 809 West Randolph
Favorite: Wood Oven Roasted Pig Facesunny side egg, tamarind, cilantro, red wine-maple and potato stix.

Green City Market
Location: located at the south end of Lincoln Park between Clark and Stockton Drive - approximately 1790 N. Clark
Favorite: Snookelfritz Ice Cream

Haymarket Brewery
Location: 737 West Randolph
Favorite: Drafts

Heaven on Seven
Location: 111 N. Wabash - 7th Floor
Favorite: Gumbo with Jalapeño Cheddar Corn Muffin

Hot Chocolate
Location: 1747 North Damen
Favorite: Black and Tan

Location: 951 West Fulton Market
Favorite: Honey Nut Cheerio infused rum, honey, lemon and frangelico 

Lilly Q
Location: 1856 West North Avenue
Favorite: BBQ Ribs

Mawell Street
Location: 800 South Desplains Street
Favorite: Rubi's Tacos Asada

Location: 108 West Kinzie Street
Favorite: Carnitas de Puerco - Michoacán-style braised pork, chile de árbol coleslaw, toasted peanuts with Guacamole

Location: 314 South Halsted
Favorite: Roditis

Purple Pig
Location: 500 North Michigan Avenue
Favorite: Turkey Leg Confit, Crispy Lentils, Treviso, Endive and Agrodolce and Pig’s Ear with Crispy Kale, Pickled Cherry Peppers and Fried Egg

Saigon Sisters
Location: 131 N Clinton (Chicago French Market) and 567 West Lake Street
Favorite: Porky Banh Mi - Braised pork belly, pho flavors, hoisin glaze, mayo

Location: 65 E Adams
Favorite: Veal Cheeks

Urban Belly
Location: 3053 North California Avenue
Favorite: Short Rib with Scallion