Day 69: Shuffleboard Sunday

Ahh…perfect Sunday…Dose Market, Andersonville Galleria, and hanging out at a bar for a family game of shuffleboard!  Of course, a Hawks win would have been ideal, but we’ll take last second win by IU!  Where did we find good food, cold beer, and some family fun all in one place?
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Toons is probably packed on Cubs game days, but today we basically had the back “game room” to ourselves. My goal was to find a place to play shuffleboard, but the kids were hungry. I was expecting ordinary bar food, but was more than pleasantly surprised. I think they’re known for their wings, but their pulled pork sandwich was one of the best I’ve ever had; I’m regretting not bringing home my last couple of bites.

This is why small businesses are better than incessant chain restaurants. Balloons, junky claw machines, and bland food does not equal a pleasurable meal. Instead, we played some shuffleboard, shot some pool, and had a ton of laughs. Sadly, I cannot think of anywhere within 10 miles of my house where we can take the kids for lunch and play some “real” games together.  I definitely see another trip to Toons in our future!
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