Chicago Eats

Classic American comfort food with a Bucktown twist is what’s on the menu at AMK Kitchen Bar, and this hip, bustling, diner-via-loft space is guaranteed to be your newest crush this Summer. With their open-air, street-side garage door that transforms…

Calling all foodies! Get ready for one of my most favorite – and tastiest – weeks of the year. Chicago Restaurant Week is upon us and the 2016 cycle has over 300 restaurants participating. That’s a lot of reservations waiting…

Last weekend marked another successful, delicious, gluttonous weekend of Bon Appétit presents Chicago Gourmet. A jam-packed, culinary all-star weekend in Chicago’s Millennium Park. Bursting with celebrity chef demos, wine and cocktail seminars, and, of course, my favorite part… tastings galore…

Its been a busy week filled with food, travel, food, weddings and more food. It seems events and occasions are at an all time high. Curse my mouth, but I may actually be ready to kiss Summer buh-bye. It isn’t…

The one question I get asked most frequently as a food blogger? “Where are your favorite places to eat in Chicago?” Seems like a simple enough question, but those innocuous few words often lead to nothing short of a full…

If any old picture is worth a thousand words, then what about one like this? Easily five thousand, am I right? I don’t think I’ve found a restaurant – or its dishes – more photogenic than that of the Sunday…

There’s nothing better in Chicago than taking Summer in by rooftop. Sure, we’ve got patios, gardens and parks, but there’s just something truly fabulous about the extra elevation that comes with the cityscape of a rooftop. Dining and imbibing amongst…

In the ever-growing expanse of tasty, trendy West Loop restaurants sits a gem so rare, I almost don’t want to share it with you. It’s not off the beaten path, and you may have heard of it already, but when…

If you run with a foodie crowd – or are a foodie yourself – you probably already have Fat Rice in Logan Square on your radar. First, there was the Bon Appetit article naming it a Best New Restaurant in…

Oh, I just love you Bee & Tea! I’m positively obsessed with your tea. And your bao. But mostly your tea. For those of you that may be Asian tea uninitiated, it’s not this kind of tea:   It’s this…