For the past month, I've been taking the liberty every Wednesday to introduce you to something warm and cozy, food that fills up your soul as much as your belly.‚ We've visited Hearty in Lake View, Sola in North Center and last week, Fabulous Freddie's in Bridgeport.
They say all good things come in threes, and this certainly is the case on Mondays at Tizi Melloul. Known for its sophisticated Middle Eastern and Moroccan fare, the restaurant is offering a variety of drinks and food for $3, a deal that's both delicious and easy on the wallet.
A few of the goodies at Bake in West BucktownWhenever a new bakery opens in a part of the city, there is cause for excitement (unless you're gluten intolerant).‚ I recall for years - after I first moved to Chicago in the early 90s - the only place we would ever go for the kids'
pork belly confit with pumpkin risotto and chestnuts I could barely find the front door, let alone grab a place to park. I should have just taken the Blue Line, since the entrance to the new Longman & Eagle is directly across the street from the Logan Square stop.