Category: Dining Out

Are you Dining Out for Equality

It’s that time of year, the time when we support our favorite causes without going to gala after gala with tickets way to expensive for most of us to enjoy, but instead get to “Dine Out” at our favorite restaurant where part of the proceeds from the evening benefit an organization.  Next week on September... Read more »

Dining Out for Equality Set For September 29th

More than 10 restaurants across Boystown and Andersonville will participate in this years Dining Out For Equality benefitting Equality Illinois. When you head out for dinner this Wednesday, September 29th check out the Dining Out for Equality website to make sure you dining out dollars go to a good cause – a portion of the... Read more »

Edgewater Gets New Brunch Choice at m. henrietta

And bar seating area.
With little to no fan-fare, m. henrietta quietly opened last week offering Edgewater a new brunch option. Occupying the space that used to be Standees, m. henrietta  1133 W Granville (sister restaurant to m. henry on Clark Street in Andersonville) offers Edgewater a delicious taste of Andersonville that we’ve long needed.  Living in Edgewater I... Read more »

Around Town: Gaztro-Wagon

If you’re looking for some tasty street food, throw down those elotes and check out the Gaztro-Wagon, they may even be in your neighborhood. The other day I had a chance to experience The Gaztro Wagon in the wild – I’ve been to their store at 5973 N Clark Street several times, but this was... Read more »

Have Dinner on the Rooftop at the Center on Halsted

Get ready to enjoy a delicious dinner and a spectactular view from Richard M Daley Garden Rooftop at the Center on Halsted. For the second year in a row, 15 youths enrolled in the Center’s After School Matters What’s Cookin’ Culinary Arts Program, will present an immaculate dinner for all to enjoy for ‘Dining on the... Read more »

VIDEO: Taste of Bryn Mawr

A few weeks ago I gave you the heads up to a great way to sample a whole neighborhoods restaurants – The Taste of Bryn Mawr. Well, I had the chance to stop by and take in this great dinner event and had a great time.  Not only did I get a chance to sample... Read more »

Taste of Bryn Mawr will fill you up!

For the third year in a row you’ll have a chance to eat your way down historic Bryn Mawr Avenue during their Taste of Bryn Mawr Summer Dinner Crawl. For just $25 you’ll have the chance to visit and enjoy more than 15 restaurants and businesses that line the historic Edgewater neighborhood street. You can... Read more »

McDonald's offers recession buster prices July 15

I know where I’m going for lunch today – McDonald’s!  I’m typically not one to recommend fast food for lunch, for some reason I’d rather have a sit down lunch and a hurry up dinner, but not today. Today at McDonalds you can get a hamburger for $0.49 and a cheeseburger for $0.59, limit of... Read more »

Jump on your bike and enjoy a Tour of Latin food this weekend

Do you like to ride your bike?  Do you like to eat?  Well not at the same time of course, that’d be a little dangerous. Do you enjoy experiencing new and exciting food?  Now you can combine those two passions on a Fork and the Road Tour. I don’t really know how to explain Fork and the Road... Read more »

Chow down at Edgewater Summer Dinner Crawl July 23rd

Bryn Mawr Ave as seen from the El. Photo Credit: Michael Lehet via Flickr I know you’ve been to Hollywood Beach, but have you really been to Edgewater?  Well now is the time to really check it out as the Edgwater Development Corp has organized the first ever Edgewater Summer Dinner Crawl on Thursday, July... Read more »