Joan's Saved Places
Life Spring is one of Joan's Saved Places.

1. Life Spring

7.6
3178 N Clark St (at Belmont Ave), Chicago, IL
Juice Bar · Lakeview · 3 tips and reviews
Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits is one of Joan's Saved Places.

2. Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits

8.7
6727 Roosevelt Rd (btwn Euclid Ave & Oak Park Ave), Berwyn, IL
Mediterranean Restaurant · 25 tips and reviews
Bistrot Zinc is one of Joan's Saved Places.

3. Bistrot Zinc

1131 N State St, Chicago, IL
French Restaurant · Near North Side · 42 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Wine-steamed mussels and butter-drenched escargots sate shellfish lovers, while onion soup’s beefy broth and gobs of Gruyère satisfy comfort-food cravings. Read more.

Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits is one of Joan's Saved Places.

4. Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits

8.7
6727 Roosevelt Rd (btwn Euclid Ave & Oak Park Ave), Berwyn, IL
Mediterranean Restaurant · 25 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the goat-cheese tortalacci from our 100 Best list: These pockets of delicate tortalacci are like tiny, edible presents to everyone lucky enough to get their hands on them.

Bangers & Lace is one of Joan's Saved Places.

5. Bangers & Lace

8.6
1670 West Division Street, Wicker Park (at Paulina Ave), Chicago, IL
Bar · Wicker Park · 154 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Thought you'd want to know: Bangers & Lace has been nominated for Best New Bar in Time Out Chicago’s 2011 Eat Out Awards. Vote now! Read more.

Green Eye is one of Joan's Saved Places.

6. Green Eye

7.6
2403 W Homer St (at Western Ave), Chicago, IL
Bar · Logan Square · 30 tips and reviews

Craig N.Craig N: I totally beat the $2.50 PBR on tap!

Minibar - Belvedere Room is one of Joan's Saved Places.

7. Minibar - Belvedere Room

3341 N Halsted St (Roscoe), Chicago, IL
Bar · Lakeview · 2 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: The burgers (three for $12 are mini. The mojitos are minty. And there’s nothing about the name of this place that will make you lose your appetite. Read more.

Prairie Fire is one of Joan's Saved Places.

8. Prairie Fire

215 N Clinton St (at Lake), Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · Fulton River District · 15 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: There’s brisket. And steak. And a fantastic (and deceptively simple-looking) lemon-ricotta pancake. The standouts: the inventive cocktail program and the simply perfect desserts. Read more.

M Burger is one of Joan's Saved Places.

9. M Burger

7.2
100 W Randolph St (Thompson Center), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · The Loop · 28 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: It’s hard to get ketchup on a burger at M Burger, but whisper that you want the “old fashioned” at the Thompson Center location and you’ll get a burger topped with the classic trimmings. Read more.

The Southern Mac & Cheese Store is one of Joan's Saved Places.

10. The Southern Mac & Cheese Store

60 E Lake St (at N Wabash Ave), Chicago, IL
Mac and Cheese Joint · The Loop · 24 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: The menu includes a “stuffed grilled cheese” sandwich (pimento cheese injected into bread). But our favorite thing here is the chorizo mac and cheese, which is spicy, gooey and loaded with flavor. Read more.

Avenue Ale House and Rooftop Cafe is one of Joan's Saved Places.

11. Avenue Ale House and Rooftop Cafe

6.9
825 S Oak Park Ave (btwn Van Buren St & Harrison St), Oak Park, IL
Bar · 37 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Hordes of sports fans fill the cavernous indoor space to watch the game on several jumbo screens, drooling over the heaping burger-and-fries platters, generously cut steaks and big salads. Read more.

Bridge House Tavern is one of Joan's Saved Places.

12. Bridge House Tavern

321 N Clark St (at the Chicago River), Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · The Loop · 62 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Bridge House Burger from our 100 Best list: This burger is rebellious in its restraint, classic in its conception and on-point in its execution. None of that keeps it from being enormous.

Publican Quality Meats is one of Joan's Saved Places.

14. Publican Quality Meats

9.4
825 W Fulton Market (at N Green St), Chicago, IL
Deli · Fulton Market · 134 tips and reviews
Ombra is one of Joan's Saved Places.

15. Ombra

5310 N Clark St (btwn W Summerdale Ave & W Berwyn Ave), Chicago, IL
Italian Restaurant · Andersonville · 24 tips and reviews
Bikram Yoga Oak Park is one of Joan's Saved Places.

16. Bikram Yoga Oak Park

105 N Oak Park Ave (North Blvd), Oak Park, IL
Yoga Studio · 5 tips and reviews

Emily Y.Emily Yeager: LOVE blonde Nikki - SUCH a motivator! All teachers here are great and plenty of classes offered. If you go to the 6am, you can avoid paying $2 for parking.

Cooper's is one of Joan's Saved Places.

17. Cooper's

1232 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL
Bar · Lakeview · 28 tips and reviews

NickNick: The brisket sandwich is delicious. Also there is a free parking lot behind the restaurant.