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      The Wiener's CircleMarch 21, 2012
      Hot Dogs
      • Chicago, United States

      "There are numerous reasons that the specific abuse at Wiener's Circle might appeal to people. ... " http://chicagoreader.com/x/5881475 Read more

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      YushoJanuary 31, 2012
      Japanese
      • Chicago, United States

      "Yusho's the sort of place where the deceptively attractive prices might tempt you to order more than you can handle, if only to prolong your time at the bar." http://chicagoreader.com/x/5478109 Read more

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      Nha Hang Viet NamJanuary 20, 2012
      Vietnamese
      • Chicago, United States

      Mike Sula: "this little spot is putting out an astonishing array of interesting and well made dishes beyond the double standards of pho and banh mi." http://chicagoreader.com/x/5438739 Read more

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      Bar TomaJanuary 19, 2012
      Italian
      • Chicago, United States

      A wine bar for everyone: In trying to appeal to neighbors and tourists alike, Tony Mantuano's Bar Toma overstretches. http://chicagoreader.com/x/5438523 Read more

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      NextDecember 2, 2011
      Molecular Gastronomy
      • Chicago, United States

      "A willingness to play along is essential at Next, and if you can't or won't, you just won't get it." http://chicagoreader.com/x/5101499 Read more

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      Chicago DinerNovember 17, 2011
      Vegetarian / Vegan
      • Chicago, United States

      Three decades of diner grub, hold the meat: Mickey Hornick and his Chicago Diner transformed vegetarianism in the city http://chicagoreader.com/x/5012325 Read more

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      Wishbone NorthNovember 17, 2011
      Southern / Soul
      • Chicago, United States

      Stuffed zucchini or eggplant Read more

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      Wishbone RestaurantNovember 17, 2011
      Southern / Soul
      • Chicago, United States

      Stuffed zucchini or eggplant Read more

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      The Purple PigNovember 17, 2011
      Mediterranean
      • Chicago, United States

      "Whipped feta smear for sure. Their brussels. A farro dish. Beets with goat cheese and pistachios." Read more

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      IrazuNovember 17, 2011
      Latin American
      • Chicago, United States

      Veggie tacos Read more

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      Lula CaféNovember 17, 2011
      Café
      • Chicago, United States

      The chickpea tagine Read more

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      Nhu Lan BakeryNovember 17, 2011
      Sandwiches
      • Chicago, United States

      Tofu banh mi Read more

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      The HideoutSeptember 28, 2011
      Bar
      • Chicago, United States

      It's like a corner bar, except with great bands. http://chicagoreader.com/x/4679708 Read more

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      Tiny LoungeSeptember 27, 2011
      Lounge
      • Chicago, United States

      Try the Stalker, best cocktail that might be good for you. http://chicagoreader.com/x/2016470 (Best of Chicago 2010) Read more

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      Roots PizzaSeptember 19, 2011
      Pizza
      • Chicago, United States

      If you order hot dogs or other sausages, "try not to snicker when your server asks if you'd like them 'corndogged'—the batter is the best kind of greasy." http://chicagoreader.com/x/4574063 Read more

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      Ethyl's Beer And Wine DiveSeptember 9, 2011
      Dive Bar
      • Chicago, United States

      Dessert after all that grease doesn't seem like a great idea, but don't skip it—warm little house-made doughnuts, oozing with vanilla custard, were a highlight of the meal. http://chiReader.com//34119 Read more

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      Lincoln KaraokeSeptember 8, 2011
      Karaoke
      • Chicago, United States

      Best karaoke venue that gives you a plate of bacon if you buy two pitchers of beer, Best of Chicago 2011: http://chicagoreader.com/x/4103220 Read more

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      The Butcher & LarderAugust 25, 2011
      Butcher
      • Chicago, United States

      Check out the Key Ingredient video of chef Rob Levitt tackling abalone: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGmYhKK1wwE

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      PastoralAugust 19, 2011
      Cheese Shop
      • Chicago, United States

      Keep an eye out for Uplands Cheese's Rush Creek Reserve, selected best dairy product to camp out in front of the cheese shop for. Best of Chicago 2011: http://chicagoreader.com/x/4101390 Read more

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      Rowie's BakeryAugust 19, 2011
      Bakery
      • Chicago, United States

      "Filipino-style bakery cakes have a lighter profile of their own." Read Mike Sula's profile of the bakery and owners Rowie Reyes and Mike Ramos: http://chicagoreader.com/x/4458470 Read more

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