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Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 11:16 AM

50 Best Restaurants Named by Chicago Magazine

Chicago Magazine has released its 50 Best Restaurants Dining Guide, and dubbed its "very best" the city has to offer. These are the top 10 restaurants to make the cut.View gallery »

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  • Oriole
  • Lula Cafe
Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 10:52 AM

Cafe 5: A Hopping Burger Recipe from Iconic Chicago Chef

In this segment of Cafe 5, Chef Tony Priolo, executive chef of Maillard Tavern, Piccolo Sogno and Nonnina, shows off his Maillard Burger. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 11:18 AM

New Restaurant Brings Boho Flair to Chicago's Riverfront

A new restaurant has opened along the Chicago River, bringing a bohemian vibe to the city's riverfront.View gallery »

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Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 10:36 AM

Green City Market to Hold Annual Chef BBQ This Week

Chicago's popular Green City Market will soon hold its annual Chef BBQ, bringing more than 100 of the city's top restaurants, wineries, breweries and distilleries together for a sustainable tasting menu... Read »

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 8:46 AM

Cafe 5: Sliced Brisket Recipe

In this segment of Dishing With Chicago Chefs, Barry Sorkin, founder of SMOQUE BBQ, shares his recipe for sliced brisket. Read »

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 2:18 PM
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By Eliana Perez

Your Chicago Area Guide for Events in Mid July

There are plenty of things to do this weekend in Chicago and the suburbs. Ongoing firework displays, live music, festivals, and lots of tasty foods are just a few events to enjoy in July!View gallery »

  • Taste of Chicago 2018
  • Chicago Pizza Tours
  • Blackberry Farm
Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 5:20 AM

Cafe 5: County Fair Fare With a Twist

In this segment of Dishing With Chicago chefs, Eddie Bauer from Bauer Catering in Libertyville talks about his county fair fare with a twist. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018 at 4:47 PM

10 Chicago Hot Dogs Named Among Best in US

These 10 Chicago hot dogs are among the best in the country, according to a new ranking.View gallery »

  • Top Hot Dogs Ranking
  • No. 65: Mustard's Last Stand, Evanston
  • No. 41: Murphy's Red Hots, Chicago
Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018 at 8:45 AM

Grab Your Straw: 7-Eleven Giving Out Free Slurpees Wednesday

If you’re looking for a way to beat the summer heat and don’t want to spend any money to do it, 7-Eleven has just the combination you need: free slurpees on Wednesday!View gallery »

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Friday, Jul 6, 2018 at 9:17 AM

Chicago School Named Among World's Top Universities

Chicago School Named Among World's Top Universities

One of the top universities in the world is in Chicago, according to a new ranking. Read »

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