1. Wow Bao

2806 N Clark St, Chicago, IL
Restaurant · Lake View East · 3 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Sriracha bao and Thai broth is best winter companion!

2. Firecakes

68 W Hubbard St (Clark & Hubbard), Chicago, IL
Donut Shop · Near North Side · 95 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Coconut is amazing. Be ware, it's a lot of coconut.

3. Hoyt's

71 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · Near North Side · 27 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Delicious burger!

4. Molly's Cupcakes

2536 N Clark St (btwn Wrightwood & Deming), Chicago, IL
Cupcake Shop · Park West · 201 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Blueberry cupcake is amazing! Also, get the gingerbread cupcake during holiday season.

5. Casa de Marisa Victoria

Illinois
Residential Building (Apartment / Condo) · The Loop · 1 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Lots of <3 in this Casa!

6. Vosges Haut-Chocolat

520 N Michigan Ave (The Shops at North Bridge, 2nd Fl), Chicago, IL
Candy Store · Streeterville · 17 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: The Naga truffle is amazing if you dig coconut

7. Balsan

11 E Walton St (at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, 3rd Floor), Chicago, IL
Gastropub · Near North Side · 37 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: French 57 is lovely if you like gin and bubbly.

8. Bandera Restaurant

535 N Michigan Ave (at E Grand Ave), Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · Streeterville · 182 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Macho salad and cornbread! Get them both :-)

9. Molly's Cupcakes

2536 N Clark St (btwn Wrightwood & Deming), Chicago, IL
Cupcake Shop · Park West · 201 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Do get the gingerbread cupcake if it's still offered. AH-mazing!

10. Tweet

5020 N Sheridan Rd (btwn W Argyle St & W Carmen Ave), Chicago, IL
Breakfast Spot · Uptown · 122 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: amazing French toast! :)

11. Rōti Mediterranean Grill

33 N Dearborn St (at W Washington St), Chicago, IL
Mediterranean Restaurant · The Loop · 42 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: the chicken there is great! It might be me but I wish the portions were just a bit larger...

12. Sable Kitchen & Bar

505 N State St (at W Illinois St), Chicago, IL
New American Restaurant · Near North Side · 185 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: If you like spicy make sure to try the Lamb sausage pizza. Also, prettiest cheese plate ever!

13. ニューヨークバー (New York Bar)

西新宿3-7-1-2 (パークハイアット東京 52F), Tokyo, Tōkyō
Hotel Bar · Nishishinjuku · 96 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: one of the best views...

14. Japan America Society of Chicago

20 N Clark St (at Madison St), Chicago, IL
Office · The Loop · 2 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: For everything Japanese events related!

15. Tahoora

2345 W Devon Ave, Chicago, IL
Indian Restaurant · West Ridge · 24 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Yummy Indian sweets and cheap Samoosa's.

16. Empty Bottle

1035 N Western Ave (at W Cortez St), Chicago, IL
Dive Bar · Ukrainian Village · 74 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Seeing Little Boots tonight!

17. Hot Woks Cool Sushi

30 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL
Sushi Restaurant · The Loop · 71 tips and reviews

Sami A.Sami Ari: Ok sushi, cheap prices. Try the bento box lunch special.