For the past two years, one of Chicago’s most innovative and fun destinations has quietly built a loyal following in the East Lakeview neighborhood.
Bonci Pizza invited the Local Tourist to stop in and sample their unique Roman-style pizza. Chicago is a pizza-centric city. The endless debate of “deep dish” vs. “thin crust” will likely never be resolved and everyone has an opinion. In advance of February 9 – National Pizza Day – it was a struggle to figure …
Experience the cuisine of Puglia at Osteria Trulli in Arlington Heights.
Lively Barcelona-inspired tapas bar serves a menu of Spanish classics
Sample Provençal favorites every Sunday
Serving up a medley of Latin American flavors
In early 2016, Artango Bar & Steakhouse moved to their current location at 4767 North Lincoln Avenue, in the heart of Lincoln Square, bringing authentic Argentine cuisine, tango dancing, lively late evening milongas, and a peek into the golden age of Buenos Aires to Chicago’s dining scene. I was also honored to be asked to …
Tzuco continues his tradition of Mexican-French fusion cuisine
An incredible showcase of Chicago’s outstanding restaurant scene
Early-bird diners can enjoy three courses for $30
Chic ambiance and a superb menu of both craft cocktails and upscale food
Find Oktoberfest events, from an authentic German festival to the annual favorite. There are lots of ways to celebrate this fall.