Category Archives: Chinatown

Ultimate Guide to the Best Restaurants of 2016

We are nearing the end of 2016 and I cannot help but reminisce about all the delicious food I consumed this year.  I reside in Chicago and the majority of my culinary escapades took place right here in my own backyard.  However, I enjoyed some truly memorable meals in my hometown of New York City, as well as in Barcelona.

Chicago’s Chinatown restaurants that make you smile and sweat

Have you been curious about the restaurants in Chicago’s Chinatown?  I can help you!  There are so many choices representing different cuisine from all over Asia.  You can find places with traditional food and modest interiors to more modern restaurants with a swanky feel. Whatever your preference, do not miss out on spending some time in this part of The

Chicago’s Best Asian Restaurants: Part 1

When I moved from New York City to Chicago, one of the things I missed most was great Asian food.  I especially missed the righteous Chinese fare found in NYC.  I struggled for years to understand why Chinese restaurants in Chicago were filling their wontons with chicken.  Say what?!  Why weren’t they using pork?  It was just one of many

MingHin Cuisine – Chinatown, Chicago

I love the fact that I live so close to Chicago’s Chinatown neighborhood.  It’s such an interesting and fun place to meander around, while exploring various types Asian cuisine and culture without a passport.  Last Friday, I headed over to MingHin Cuisine for a lovely solo lunch.     MingHin is located just

Ahjoomah’s Apron Korean Restaurant – Chinatown, Chicago

Chinatown in Chicago is just as vibrant and bustling as in other big, American cities.  In a recent post, I sang the praises of Strings Ramen, an authentic Japanese ramen shop, located in this tasty part of town.  Today, I want to talk about Ahjoomah’s Apron.