Posts in category "American Food"

Susie's Drive-In, Classic Chicago Hot Dog Stand

Susie's Drive-In, Classic Chicago Hot Dog Stand
  When I left Chicago for a 10-month stay in rural Oregon back in 2010, my second-to-last meal here in the Windy City was a Chicago hot dog, something that is simply not available more than 20 miles or so outside the city borders. Oddly, though, when I returned to Chi-town in 2011, I didn’t... Read more »

Irving Meanderings: Java Thai, Classic Quirk

Irving Meanderings: Java Thai, Classic Quirk
Java Thai is one of the city’s odd little delights: Not fancy, not perfect, but if you get the right thing, it’s just what you need.I found this place right after I moved to the area, and while I don’t drop by often, I’m usually happy when I do. Java Thai’s name is descriptive, but... Read more »
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