BAR RATING FULL REVIEW In 2013 celebrated bartender Paul McGee began a resurgence of tiki bar cocktails in Chicago with the opening of Three Dots and a Dash with Lettuce Entertain You Enterprise. In 2015 he left to open up a more relaxed tiki bar of his own called Lost Lake that has been featured […]Read more "Lost In Tiki Paradise: Lost Lake"
RESTAURANT RATING FULL REVIEW Before heading on a trip of a lifetime with some great friends to Asia I did what I always do, I looked to see what some of the top restaurants were in the cities and countries we planned to visit. I knew that my fish and seafood allergies were likely to […]Read more "Nosh Away At Nahm: The #28 Restaurant In The World"
RESTAURANT RATING FULL REVIEW Happy Fourth of July! There isn’t quite any food that is more American than a hot dog and there isn’t quite any city that has hot dogs like Chicago. A Chicago hot dog institution that would garner insanely long lines, but for good reason, was Hot Doug’s. This shop out in […]Read more "Hot Diggity Dog: Hot “G” Dog"
Ramen, a bowl of broth containing thin noodles, some vegetables, and usually bits of meat and an egg, is certainly a staple food of Japan. The popularity of this filling and tasty soup has exploded worldwide recently. Trendy ramen shops have been popping up across major US cities. As a result of living in Chicago […]Read more "Sip, Slurp, Repeat: Three Fantastic Ramen Shops in Japan"
Restaurant Rating Full Review While Chicago is the birthplace of the deep dish pizza, you may also want to check out the thin crust pizza scene the city has going on. It’s no New York but there are plenty of delicious thin crust pizza shops around. A newcomer to the Windy City in the Lincoln […]Read more "A Pizza Pie Hard To Outdo: Pizzeria Bebu"
RESTAURANT RATING FULL REVIEW Columbus, Ohio is a huge test market for several chain restaurants due to demographics and politics that represent the population of America fairly well at this point in time. It is also the birthplace or headquarters of multiple well-known chains such as Max & Erma’s, Donatos, Bravo/Brio, Charley’s Subs, White Castle, Bob Evans, […]Read more "Meat The Best Loaf In America: Cap City Fine Diner and Bar"
RESTAURANT RATING REVIEW It was an amazing day outside in Chicago! My friends and I went to a baseball game, stopped for Chinese pastries in China Town, and walked around the park. Unfortunately the pleasant day turned to frustration and disgust once we arrived at Reggies Chicago in the South Loop, a bar and grill […]Read more "The “Mole” Sauce From Hell: Reggies Chicago"