Posts tagged "dining"

Mastro's Steakhouse: The new (yummy) kid on the block

In a city full of established steakhouses, it take a certain “je ne sais quoi” to open a new one…. and whatever that thing is… Mastro’s has it. Maybe it’s the sexy bar area with live music and bubbling cocktails or maybe it’s the steaks that sizzle on your plate as you are served lobster mashed potatoes…... Read more »

Chef's Table at Red Flame Pizzeria

I’m always visiting places for the first time when Theresa Carter of The Local Tourist is around.  I especially love her Chef’s Table series, where she features a new Chicago restaurant every month.  This month, to my delight, we went to Red Flame Pizzeria, where I tried (and loved) my first grilled pizza. The pizza shop is located in Lincoln... Read more »