2014 Taste of Chicago Food Lineup Announced - NBC Chicago

2014 Taste of Chicago Food Lineup Announced

Annual food and entertainment festival runs July 9 through July 13 in Chicago's Grant Park



    Twenty-two new places to tease your palate are among the restaurants and food trucks scheduled to take part in the 2014 Taste of Chicago.

    The annual food and entertainment festival runs July 9 through July 13 in Chicago's Grant Park.

    In all, the 66 establishments will include seven new restaurants, eight new pop-ups and seven new food trucks.

    Among the biggest newcomers is Mariano's, which will be on site as both a restaurant and as a demonstration area.

    Other new restaurants and food trucks are: The Big Cheese Poutinerie, Brasserie by LM, Brazilian Bowl Grill, Bridgeport Pasty, Chicago's Dog House, Chicago Lunchbox, Gino's Steak, Harold's Chicken, Ms. Tittle's Cupcakes, Kamehachi, Lawrence's Fisheries, M Burger, Mama Mia, Mariano's, Mayan Sol Latin Grill, Restaurant Veneno de Nayarit, The Savoy, Sol de Mexico, SpritzBurger, Stan's Donuts & Coffee, Starfruit Cafè and Windy City Patty Wagon.

    Admission to the Taste of Chicago is free, and tickets for food and beverages can be purchased in strips of 12 tickets for $8.50.

    The five-day restaurants include: 

    • Abbey Pub & Restaurant
      3420 W. Grace St.
    • Bacino's of Lincoln Park
      2204 N. Lincoln Ave.
    • Beat Kitchen
      2100 W. Belmont Ave.
    • The Big Cheese Poutinerie
      3401 N. Clark
    • Billy Goat Inn
      1535 W. Madison St.
    • BJ's Market & Bakery
      8734 S. Stony Island Ave.
    • Bobak Sausage Co.
      5275 S. Archer Ave.
    • Caffe Gelato
      2034 W. Division St.
    • Carbon Live Fire Mexican Grill
      300 W. 26th St.
    • NEW – Chicago's Dog House
      816 W. Fullerton
    • Churro Factory
      3755 W. Armitage St.
    • Connie's Pizza
      2373 S. Archer Ave.
    • Eli's Cheesecake
      6701 W. Forest Preserve Dr.
    • Franco's Ristorante
      300 W. 31st St.
    • The Fudge Pot
      1532 N. Wells
    • Gold Coast Dogs
      225 S. Canal St.
    • Iyanze
      4623 N. Broadway St.
    • Kasia's Deli
      2101 W. Chicago Ave.
    • Lawrence's Fisheries
      2120 S. Canal St.
    • Lou Malnati's Pizzeria
      805 S. State St.
    • M Burger
      100 W. Randolph
    • Manny's Coffee Shop
      1141 S. Jefferson St.
    • Mariano's
      Locations throughout Chicago
    • The Noodle Vietnamese
      2336 S. Wentworth Ave.
    • Oak Street Beach Café
      5700 S. Cicero Ave.
    • O'Briens Restaurant
      1528 N. Wells St.
    • Original Rainbow Cone
      9233 S. Western Ave.
    • Pazzo's Cucina
      101 N. Wacker Dr.
    • Ricobene's on 26th St.
      252 W. 26th St.
    • Robinson's No. 1 Ribs
      225 S. Canal St.
    • The Savoy
      1408 N. Milwaukee Ave.
    • The Smoke Daddy
      1804 W. Division St.
    • SpritzBurger
      3819 N. Broadway
    • Star of Siam
      11 E. Illinois St.
    • Tuscany
      1014 W. Taylor St.
    • Vee-Vee's African Restaurant
    • 6232 N. Broadway St.

    The pop-up restaurants include:

    • Brasserie by LM
      800 S. Michigan Ave.
    • Brazilian Bowl Grill
      3204 N. Broadway
    • Garifuna Flava: A Taste of Belize
      2518 W. 63rd St.
    • Jin Ju
      5203 N. Clark St.
    • Kamehachi
      1531 N. Wells St.
    • Mama Mia
      3131 N. Central Ave.
    • Mayan Sol Latin Grill
      3830 W. Lawrence Ave.
    • Punky's Pizza and Pasta
      2600 S. Wallace St.
    • Restaurant Veneno de Nayarit
      1024 N. Ashland Ave.
    • Riva
      700 E. Grand Ave., Navy Pier
    • Sol de Mexico
      3018 N. Cicero
    • Stan's Donuts & Coffee
      1560 N. Damen Ave.
    • Taco Joint
      158 W. Ontario

    The food trucks include:

    • Beavers Coffee & Donuts
    • Bombay Wraps
    • Bridgeport Pasty
    • The Cheesies Truck
    • Chicago Cupcake
    • Chicago Lunchbox
    • Gino's Steak
    • Giordano's
    • Harold's Chicken
    • Jerk
    • Ms. Tittle's Cupcakes
    • Pork Chop
    • Starfruit Café
    • Taquero Fusion
    • The Fat Shallot
    • The Salsa Truck
    • Windy City Patty Wagon

    Taste of Chicago hours will be from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

    The website is TasteofChicago.us.

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