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THE DIRECTORY: CHICAGO

EAT

The Girl and the Goat
809 West Randolph Street – Chicago
Neighborhood: West Loop
Type of Food: Innovative Small Plates
Vibe: Hot Spot, Rustic
Go for the pig face and goat empanadas

Au Cheval
800 West Randolph Street – Chicago

Neighborhood: West Loop
Type of Food: American
Vibe: Upscale Diner
Go for the best burger in America

The Allis
113-125 North Green Street – Chicago
Neighborhood: West Loop
Type of Food: Brunch, Light Meals
Vibe: Rustic, Charming
Go for the fresh and light breakfast

The Publican
837 West Fulton Market – Chicago
Neighborhood: West Loop
Type of Food: High-end Meat Market
Vibe: Good For Groups, Communal
Go for the beer (Matilda!) and charcuterie

Hub 51
51 West Hubbard – Chicago
Neighborhood: River North
Type of Food: Modern International
Vibe: Edgy, Hot spot
Go for the tacos and french dips

Mercadito
108 West Kinzie Street – Chicago

Neighborhood: River North
Type of Food: Authentic Mexican
Vibe: Bustling Mexican Fiesta
Go for the margaritas and guacamole

Big Star
1531 North Damen – Chicago

Neighborhood: Wicker Park
Type of Food: Mexican
Vibe: Hipster, Outdoor Dining, Popular
Go for the tacos al pastor

Parson’s Chicken & Fish
2952 West Armitage Avenue – Chicago
Neighborhood: Logan Square
Type of Food: Comfort Food
Vibe: Laid-back, Chic
Go for the fried chicken and hush puppies


DRINK

Expat
118 North Green Street
Neighborhood: West Loop
Type of Bar: Outdoor
Vibe: Quirky
Go for the limoncello sno cones

The Broken Shaker
19 East Ohio Street – Chicago
Neighborhood: River North
Type of Bar: Cocktails
Vibe: Vintage Hotel Hangout
Go for the Chicago-inspired craft cocktails

RM Champagne Salon
116 North Green Street – Chicago

Neighborhood: West Loop
Type of Bar: Champagne Bar, Gastropub
Vibe: Romantic Patio, Cozy Interior
Go for the outdoor champagne sipping

Lost Lake
3154 West Diversey Avenue – Chicago

Neighborhood: Logan Square
Type of Bar: Tiki Bar
Vibe: Laid-back, Intimate, Kitschy
Go for the tropical cocktails

Images via The Girl and the GoatBloglovinAu ChevalThe AllisThe Publican, MercaditoHub 51Expat, Big Star, Yelp, RM ChampagneParson’s Chicken & Fish

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