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Recent Articles
  • Sponsored: Ravinia Festival

    Since 1904, Ravinia Festival Association has been Chicago’s “sound of summer,” a place where you can meet up with your friends, have a wonderful time and hear some of the greatest music in the world. We’ve got stars on the stage and stars in the sky, and it’s all within your reach. But there’s more to Ravinia than merely the world’s greatest music. For as many people who walk through Ravinia’s gate each summer, there are just as many ways […]

  • Chicago’s Best Take Out: 79th Street BBQ

    Ted’s Take: Get fall off the bone bbq here. Open 24 hours. I would recommend the delicious rib tips, beef ribs and turkey links. You really can’t go wrong.

  • Chicago’s Best Northwest Burbs Episode

    The city has a ton of great places to eat but we need to show the burbs some love too. We asked and you suggested the best places to chow down in Chicago’s Northwest burbs! Featured Restaurants: Gators Wing Shack Boloney’s Salsa 17 D&J Bistro Nick’s Pizza and Pub

  • Chicago’s Best Sandwiches 2

    Sometimes something as simple as a sandwich can be the most satisfying. We’re checking out the best sandwiches in Chicago. Hope you’re hungry! Featured Restaurants: Borinquen Algonquin Sub Shop Four Moon Tavern J.P. Graziano Grocery Co., Inc. Zenwich

  • Chicago’s Best Mexican: Titzal Cafe

  • Chicago’s Best Viewer’s Choice #2

    We came to these places because of YOU! Featured: Bari Food Belleza Gelato¬† Burt’s Place Salam Restaurant San Soo Gab San

  • Chicago’s Best Sandwiches: Silver Palm

    Ted Brunson meets and eats the three little pigs on this monstrous sandwich near West Town.

  • Sponsored: Navy Pier

    Chicago’s Best is sponsored by Navy Pier. Check out all the summer fun Navy Pier has to offer at http://www.navypier.com and check out the updates that are being installed on the pier at http://www.navypiervision.com.

  • Chicago’s Best Late Night: Susie’s Drive-Thru

    If you are in the mood to pig out late night, this is your spot. Ted Brunson is in Irving Park chowing down at this Drive-Thru.

  • Chicago’s Best Late Night: Bluebird

    Brittney Payton finds a healthier option to late night dining