Recently, my mom made the move to Portland, OR for a new job. This was a pretty hard decision for her to make because she really didn’t want to leave the city she has called home all her life. To go to a brand new city, with new neighborhoods, no friends, and no idea what lies ahead is scary. But it’s a decision I am happy that she made.Continue reading “Restaurant of the Month- Twain”
This past weekend, I took a trip to the Pilsen neighborhood in Chicago and had brunch at S.K.Y. Recently featured in Chicago Magazine as one of the best new restaurants in the city. I immediately went to their website and browsed the menu. Both the brunch and dinner menu captured my eye. So I quickly made a reservation for Sunday to celebrate an early Mother’s Day with the madre.
It’s been a while but I’m back! Imperial Lamian has been on my list of places to try for a while now. This Chinese restaurant is located in Downtown River North, Chicago.
This month’s restaurant pick is El Che Bar. An Argentinian style restaurant located in the trendy neighborhood of West Loop. Continue reading “El Che Bar- Restaurant Pick”
The Michelin Guide just released its 2017 list for Chicago. Two restaurants have been bumped up to the two-star rating. For those that you don’t know what a “Michelin Guide” is, good ole Wikipedia describe it as, “An annually published Michelin Red Guide, the oldest European hotel and restaurant reference guide, which awards Michelin stars for excellence to a select few establishments. The acquisition or loss of a star can have dramatic effects on the success of a restaurant. Michelin also publishes a series of general guides to countries.”
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