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  • Chicago’s Best Bacon: Kurah

    Brittney Payton doesn’t need roses for this date. All she needs is a side of bacon.

  • Top 10 Sandwiches in Chicagoland

    There’s nothing like ______ in between bread (go ahead, pick your poison). You can make just about any kind of sandwich and we’ll gladly gobble it up. But some stand above the rest. Some deserve a Top 10 ranking.  Lucky for you, we’ve compiled a list of the Top 10 Sandwiches* here in this great city. From barbecue to birds, pickles to pork, we’ve covered it all and for that, we are oh-so-thankful. Let us know where we can find your […]

  • Top 10 Pizza Places in Chicago

    Tuesday might be National Sausage Pizza day but when it comes to pizza, we like ALL types. Behold: the top 10 pizza places in Chicagoland according to you, our viewers.* Cheesy, fresh-out-the-oven, and downright delicious, no matter what your toppings preference is, you’re sure to find something you like in the list below. Happy eating. Don’t forget to catch Chicago’s Best every Sunday night at 10pm on WGN-TV. Vito and Nicks: This place oozes cheese, pepperoni and South Side pride. From […]

  • Top 10 Burgers in Chicagoland

    Nothing says fall quite like a nice, juicy burger and when it comes to satisfying that craving, we’ve done the work so you don’t have to. Here’s our list of the Top 10 Burgers in Chicagoland according to you, our viewers! Catch Chicago’s Best every Sunday night at 10pm on WGN-TV and send us your suggestions on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or through our app! Happy eating. Burger Bar Chicago:  There aren’t any limits when it comes to the burgers at this Lincoln […]

  • Top 5 Doughnuts in Chicagoland

    It’s not difficult to find a donut joint here in Chicago but some are a cut above the rest and in honor of National Donut Day, we’re sharing a list of our favorites. No chains. No frills. No nonsense. Just good, old-fashioned donuts. Allegretti’s Bakery: This Norridge Bakery does chocolate cake donuts right. Regulars refer to the fried goodies as “crack donuts” and once you try ’em, you’ll understand why. Just one taste of the homemade fudge icing will have you hooked and keep […]

  • Four Star Pils: A Brewer’s Beer

    SPONSORED: Elliott Bambrough sat down with Goose Island Brewer, Tim Faith, to learn more about Four Star Pils and what makes it a beer that brewers want to drink.

  • Chrysler Pacifica: New Vehicle Profile

    Sponsored Content: Elliott Bambrough is on the hunt for a new production vehicle to get the CB crew to and from shoots safely and in style. He partnered up with Chrysler to find the perfect one!

  • Top Five Places to Get Your Fish Fix

    If you’re taking part in meat-free Fridays this Lenten season, fish is your friend and we’ve found five places where you can get your fill. Check out the list below of some of our favorites from episodes past and for even more options, check out WGN-TV’s fish fry finder here. Don’t forget to catch Chicago’s Best every Sunday night at 10pm on WGN-TV and join the conversation by hitting us up on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Boston Fish Market: Drop anchor […]

  • Chicago’s Best Date Night 4

    Elliott Bambrough and Brittney Payton are taking you on a tour of the best date night restaurants in town. Some places are romantic, others are fun, but all offer mouth-watering dishes that’ll guarantee a date number two. Featured Restaurants: Osteria Langhe The Duck Inn Adele’s Front Room Found Kitchen and Social House Burnt City Brewing

  • Chicago’s Best Date Night 4: Osteria Langhe

    The pasta at Osteria Langhe is so cute you almost don’t want to eat it, but Brittney Payton did just that and even brought her hubby along for the ride!