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5 Things That Made May In Chicago Delicious

This article comes to us courtesy of Tasting Table Chicago. Each month, HuffPost Chicago joins our friends at Tasting Table to highlight our five f...

Chicago Bar Debuts NATO-Themed Burgers Before Summit

Posted 05.16.2012 | Chicago

Amid talk of lockdowns in the Loop as Chicago prepares to host the NATO Summit, an aptly named bar and grill in the Ukrainian Village is debuting a to...

Book About Chicago's Favorite Hot Dog Spot In The Works

Posted 05.02.2012 | Chicago

There's a lot you can do with a hot dog. At Chicago foodie staple Hot Doug's, for example, they fry them, smoke them and soak them in beer. Soon en...

PHOTOS: Chicago's Priciest Cuisines

Posted 04.12.2012 | Chicago

Chicago doesn't need to be told that we can be a little eccentric, especially when it comes to our food. But in case that wasn't explicitly clear, Gru...

PHOTOS: Chicago's Cheapest Cuisines, And Where To Find Them

Posted 04.10.2012 | Chicago

April truly is the cruelest month -- not only are we taunted with summer-like weather only to have it abruptly taken away, but the government also dem...

Police Use Social Media To Intercept, Ticket Food Trucks

Posted 04.10.2012 | Chicago

While Twitter has been connecting Chicago foodies with the city's few food trucks for some time, truck owners say the service could ultimately lead to...

The Wiener's Circle Gets Its Own Reality TV Show

Posted 03.19.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's most infamous hot dog stand, the Wiener's Circle, is about to get even more attention -- thanks to a new reality television show. Premier...

Chicagoans In Hollywood Celebrate Far From Home

AP | By BETH HARRIS | Posted 05.06.2012 | Chicago

SANTA MONICA, Calif. -- A hungry Chris O'Donnell arrived straight from the set of "NCIS: Los Angeles" and polished off a piece of pizza. Joe Mantegna,...

5 Things That Made February In Chicago Delicious

This article comes to us courtesy of Tasting Table Chicago. Each month, HuffPost Chicago joins our friends at Tasting Table to highlight our five f...

PHOTOS: Chicago Restaurant Week 2012 Cheat Sheet

Posted 02.17.2012 | Chicago

Restaurant Week kicks off Friday, which means Chicagoans have until the 26th to cram in eats from as many of the 200 participating restaurants as they...

Joseph Erbentraut

Bringing (Rooftop!) Urban Agriculture To Chicago's South Side

HuffingtonPost.com | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 02.08.2012 | Chicago

Last fall, when First Lady Michelle Obama came to Chicago to address where the city was coming up short in terms of food access for its residents, she...

PHOTOS: Indoor Area Farmers Markets In Chicago

Posted 02.01.2012 | Chicago

The dead of Chicago winter is a time when, even with temperatures that have been unseasonably warm as of late, outdoor farmers markets are but a somew...

5 Things That Made January In Chicago Delicious

This article comes to us courtesy of Tasting Table Chicago. Each month, Tasting Table will highlight their 5 favorite finds from Chicago's culinary...

Taste To Feature Fewer Restaurants, Higher Vendor Fees

Posted 03.27.2012 | Chicago

The upcoming Taste of Chicago, in addition to being held later in the summer and lasting half as long as previous years, will also feature only one-th...

Celebrate National Baklava Day With Chicago's Best

Posted 11.18.2011 | Chicago

In case we need to remind you, Nov. 17 marks National Baklava Day. The important holiday recognizes the enigmatic dessert comprised of layers of p...

Announcing The 2011 Eater Award Winners For Chicago

Eater Chicago | Posted 01.15.2012 | Chicago

It is time now to announce the winners of the 2011 Eater Awards, presented by Patrón Tequila. In over 50 categories spanning 13 cities, the winners c...

Beloved Chatham Pancake House In Talks To Reopen

neighborhoodscribe.com | Posted 01.10.2012 | Chicago

The Chatham Pancake House or any other Chatham location will not be home to a proposed pawnshop. Members attending the general meeting of the Chath...

Stephanie Izard Turns 'Top Chef' Into Big Break

AP | MICHELE KAYAL | Posted 12.28.2011 | Chicago

In the beginning there was Scylla, a cozy, quiet neighborhood restaurant where Stephanie Izard turned out reliable Mediterranean seafood in a living r...

A Spectators' Guide To The 2011 Chicago Marathon

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 12.08.2011 | Chicago

In a 34-year-old Chicago tradition, tens of thousands of people will pack onto Columbus Drive in Grant Park on Sunday and spend the next several hours...

Robin Wilkey

WATCH: National Chefs Reveal Their Favorite SF Dishes To 'The Chef Whisperer'

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.29.2011 | San Francisco

During the first three months that Jared Rivera spent researching his new iPhone app, Chef's Feed, he gained 25 pounds and gave himself a case of gout...

'Sandwich King' Talks Delis And Chicago's Food Truck Problems

| Lauren Drell | Posted 11.23.2011 | Chicago

If anyone knows sandwiches in Chicago, it would be the animated, self-proclaimed “sandwich king," Jeff Mauro. The 33 year-old Elmwood Park reside...

PHOTOS: New Food Trucks Hit The Streets Despite No-Cook Law

| Lauren Drell | Posted 11.20.2011 | Chicago

Food trucks have been hitting the streets of Chicago in record numbers. While some chefs wait for the food truck ordinance to pass (the city health de...

Chicago Hot Dog War Ends In Truce

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 11.09.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A dogfight in federal court over who makes America's tastiest wieners has ended with a fizzle. The two-year battle pitted Sara Lee's ...

Restaurateur Dion Antic On City Gossip, Cornish Hen And His 'Shaguar'

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 01.30.2012 | Chicago

Age: 47 Neighborhood: Ukrainian Village Years in Chicago: 47 (with a hiatus living in Los Angeles and Bueno Aires following a divorce a few year...

PHOTOS: Fast Casual Vegan Eatery Opens In Wicker Park

| Lauren Drell | Posted 10.24.2011 | Chicago

Chicagoans love their meat. Whether it's thick-cut steak, hot dogs or dripping Italian beef, locals are loyal to the cow. So what happens when you tak...