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The 38 Essential Restaurants in Chicago

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Exciting New Restaurants to Try in Chicago

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Bittersweet Pastry Shop Expands Into Pilsen and 12 More Openings

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Where to Find Outstanding Egg Sandwiches in Chicago

Professor Pizza Will Replace Roots in Old Town

Etta’s Five Bankruptcies Have Left a Collective Mess

David Pisor’s restaurant empire is in free fall with open tabs, evictions, and closures post-Maple & Ash split

The Tastiest Ways to Celebrate Lunar New Year 2024 in Chicago

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Great Chicago Bars With Legitimately Delicious Food

80 Proof Bows Out of Old Town and Seven More Restaurant Closures

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Where to Drink Cocktails Right Now in Chicago

An Eater’s Guide to Chicago

Unofficial and highly opinionated information about the City of Broad Shoulders

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Chicago’s Best French Brasseries and Bistros

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Chicago’s Essential Coffee Shops

Babygold Barbecue and Zeitlin’s Delicatessen Debut Inside The Old Post Office

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How Chicago Phased Out the Tipped Minimum Wage

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Here Are Chicago’s Michelin Star and Bib Gourmand Winners for 2023

Food Network’s Jeff Mauro and 3 Little Pigs Compose an ‘Italian-Chinese Symphony’

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Here Are Chicago’s 2023 Eater Award Winners

The year’s best restaurant, chefs, bar, and more

How to Pitch Stories to Eater Chicago

Freelancers looking to pitch to Eater’s Chicago-based city site should start here

Johnny Clark’s Anelya Is Selling Borscht to Support Ukraine

A Swanky French Restaurant Will Replace Ruth’s Chris This Weekend in River North

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Chicago’s Essential Dive Bars

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How FX’s ‘The Bear’ Impacts Chicago’s Restaurant Scene

A collection of Eater Chicago’s stories about the TV show that’s streamed via Hulu

32-Year-Old Mia Francesca Spruces Up With a Remodel in Lakeview

Watch 30 Chefs Play Ping Pong to Support Cancer Patients

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Where to Eat Fish and Chips in Chicago

Inside Fulton Market’s Sexy New Cocktail Bar

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Where to Eat Cajun and Creole Food in Chicago

‘The Bear’ Should Return in June on Hulu

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Where to Drink Chicago’s Most Heartwarming Hot Chocolates

86-Year-Old Palace Grill Is Closed After a Fire

Justice of the Pies Bakes Black Pride Into the Mardi Gras King Cake Tradition

This Scandinavian Treat Proves There’s More to Fat Tuesday Than Paczki

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Where to Find Terrific Polish Food in Chicago