Monthly Archives: June 2015

Dolce Italian – The Godfrey Hotel, Chicago

The other night I planned on heading up to Andersonville for some Venetian food.  However, Mother Nature and her tornadic mood made me stay closer to home.  Seriously,  this “Wizard of Oz” weather has got to stop!  Instead, I decided to check out the recently opened Dolce Italian in The Godfrey Hotel. Chicago has been enjoying an incredible “gastronaissance.”  There are

Pub Royale – Wicker Park, Chicago

My friend, Barb, is currently vacationing in England with some family.  While she was planning her trip, I started reminiscing about the last time I was there and how much I miss British pub food.  In particular, I love the traditional curries and other Indian-inspired dishes that are such a staple.  So, when I heard that Pub Royale in Chicago’s

Shake Shack – The Loop, Chicago

Before this year is over, I hope to present you with my “Top 5 Burgers of Chicago” list. Think of it as a delicious year-end holiday gift from me to you.  While Shake Shack will not make it onto my top 5 list, I cannot deny that it cranks out some tasty burgers.   Yesterday, I decided to take a

Cemitas Puebla – West Loop, Chicago

I have been craving a Mexican torta for the last few weeks.  So, I decided to treat myself to lunch at Cemitas Puebla in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood.  This was a fantastic, albeit dangerous idea.  You see, there is a Glazed & Infused donut location right next door.  So, I had to avert my eyes. Evidently, today is “National Donut Day.”