The Loyalist – Chicago, Illinois by ThankfulMonster

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I was in Chicago a couple weeks ago.  As always, the list was long and the time short.  On my list were:  Next, Grace, Oriole, Au Cheval (more on this later), and many others. One of the places that impressed me the most was The Loyalist. A welcome addition to Chicago’s already robust food scene […]

BadHappy Poutine Shop opens up in Chicago

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BadHappy Poutine Shop just opened up in Chicago and features what else? Poutine. For you Poutine ignoramuses, it’s a popular dish in Canada and the Northwest United States featuring fries topped with Brown Gravy and Cheese Curds. There’s also a Poutine Topped Burger and Foie Gras topped Poutine on the menu which you can check […]

Chicago’s Hamburger Hop 2010

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On, Friday September 24th, 2010 was the Chicago Gourmet Food and Wine Festival’s Hamburger Hop. Chefs Art Smith and Cat Cora hosted the competition for the best burger in Chicago. The event took place at Harris Theatre’s Rooftop Terrace and cost $75. The judges for the event were French Laundry owner Thomas Keller, Bon Appetit […]

Kuma’s Corner In Chicago, Illinois

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My friend Brett was recently at Kuma’s Corner in Chicago and he took some pictures for me. While there I received 3 text messages from him.: Sitting at Kuma burger right now! It was their 4 year anniversary 2 days ago. The streets were shut down and bands were playing Best burger I have ever […]