Tag: food

Supper In The Suburbs: Roka Akor

Supper In The Suburbs: Roka Akor
Roka Akor is a trendy Japanese restaurant with an impressive menu of sushi, steaks and Asian-fusion dishes. While it’s been open in (I still call it) Old Orchard for a while, I finally made the trip over last weekend. I’m sorry I waited so long! It was the perfect Saturday night date night restaurant, and... Read more »

Taste Test Tuesday #4: Healthy Sweet n Sour Chicken (under 350 calories!)

Taste Test Tuesday #4: Healthy Sweet n Sour Chicken (under 350 calories!)
Growing up, my sole go-to meal when ordering out from Chinese restaurants was Sweet n Sour Chicken. I’ve got a huge sweet tooth (as if you couldn’t tell, from all my baking recipes!) and anytime I can order something sweet as my main meal, I’m gonna go for it. I didn’t pay much attention to... Read more »

LuLu's Dim Sum Reopens in Evanston

LuLu's Dim Sum Reopens in Evanston
Fans of LuLu’s have undoubtedly been waiting for this, for three long years. After closing in 2013 after two decades (and two¬†locations), LuLu’s opened back up in a third location on Monday, December 19th. I had the chance to have dinner there Wednesday night, and couldn’t be happier to have this longtime favorite back open... Read more »
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