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Comedy Clubs in Chicago

08 Apr
comedy clubs in chicago

Whether it’s a large venue or independent theater, Chicago has forged quite the reputation when it comes to laughs.  Starting with the iconic Second City, it’s no wonder our city has sprung some of the best comedy clubs in the nation, here’s a few of our favorites…. *Playground Theater Consider Playground Theater a quintessential independent […]

Sushi Restaurants in Chicago

24 Mar
sushi restaurants in chicago

Looking for some sushi restaurants in Chicago?  We have some tips to catch the best fresh rolls, sashimi, maki, and tempura in the Midwest for your buck.  Throw away your fork and get out your chopsticks cause these places  serve up some of the best Japanese favorites. 1. Macku Sushi- Lincoln Park Fresh is the […]

Irish Pubs in Chicago

14 Mar
Irish Pubs in Chicago

Honoring the festivities of March and the popular St. Patrick’s Day holiday, we have compiled our list of Irish pubs in Chicago.  There is a-plenty of Ireland-inspired bars, lounges, and pubs so here are the best of the best…. The Atlantic Bar & Grill The Atlantic is one of those cozy neighborhood spots where you […]

Brewery Tours in Chicago

10 Mar
Brewery Tours in Chicago

Microbreweries are spreading across the United States at a significant rate.  Chicago is known for its wonderful variety of craft beer.  Its always fun to pick out a flashy craft beer at a local store to try, but there are also a good number of brewery tours in Chicago to expand your knowledge and introduce […]

Fast and Easy Ramen Noodle Recipes

27 Feb

Traveling on a budget?  Tired of takeout?  A few years ago we did a ramen noodle recipes post.  Now, we’re back with some new entrees to curb your appetite in a delicious and affordable manner.  Feel free to use our guest kitchen to create any of these dishes…  Bring on the noodles! Spicy Ramen Explosion Ingredients -Maruchan […]

Hot Winter Drinks in Chicago

26 Feb
hot winter drinks in chicago simon

Traveling to Chicago soon?  Well, we have a late winter suggestion for you.  Get some warmth from these seasonal concoctions around  Chicago to heat your insides with warm and fuzzy spirits. From hot ciders to Glögg, we’ve got a warm drink for you. Sweden’s delectable drink specialty, Glögg is crafted masterfully at Simon’s Tavern in Andersonville.  A […]

Vegetarian Restaurants in Chicago

13 Feb
Karen

After recognizing pizza and hot dogs and burgers, we need to recommend Chicago’s vegetarian scene.  These restaurants may cut the meat, but the taste is so flavorful that meatless makes the meal.  For any vegan, vegetarian, pescetarian, or food connoisseur in general, you can’t beat these fine establishments… Our Favorite Vegetarian Restaurants in Chicago Fresh, […]

St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago

06 Feb

Welcome to the best city for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day festivities.  On Saturday March 15th, Chicago showcases river dyeing, the annual parade, and a near infinite amount of pub and bar deals.  Put on some green and join us for a fun-packed holiday. Our Festivities for St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago The Chicago River gets […]

Valentine’s Day in Chicago

05 Feb
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Capture the evening of Valentine’s Day in Chicago.  We have some tips whether you’re looking for a lively singles night or a quiet couple’s dinner.  Here are some suggestions on making your Valentine’s Day in Chicago a most memorable one. Best Singles Bars If dancing is on the agenda, look no further than the hip […]