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A Venezuelan restaurant located in Lincoln Park offers some authentic options, but ultimately sacrifices complete authenticity for an appeal to younger crowds.

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At first glance, Pickwick Coffee Roasting Co. seems unreal. Tucked away on East Jackson Boulevard (22 E. Jackson Blvd.), the humble coffee house stands amid rumbling traffic and passing cars blaring their horns. Sandwiched between …

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If you find yourself in the West Loop, chances are you won’t go wrong with any restaurant in the area. With famous places such as Au Cheval, which sells a burger with a cult following, …

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My mother came down from the suburbs over the weekend for Sunday brunch, and I was tasked with choosing a restaurant. I thought I would divert from the traditional American breakfast and look for something …

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I visited 22 different coffee shops in Chicago over the past year courtesy of the Indie Coffee Passport, a pass valid December through August. For $25, participants choose from a list of drinks at participating …

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As a new vegetarian, I’ve found that eating in Chicago on a budget and diet can feel like a compromise. But after a day of walking and window-shopping in Wicker Park, my friend and I stumbled upon anything but a compromise.

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While I do have go-to spots in Chicago, I typically don’t return to a restaurant even if I had a great meal there; there are too many new places to try, and I need to …

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Sweltering weekend heat radiated throughout the city, but that didn’t keep approximately 1.4 million locals and tourists from the 2016 Taste of Chicago. Nearly 50 vendors — including staple restaurants, pop-up shops and food trucks …