Category Archives: Michigan Avenue

Sensational Chicago Bakeries That Will Make You Drool

I roll my eyes when people say “It’s baking season” because every season is baking season, if you like baked goods.  Whether you have a sweet tooth or prefer savory bites, I give you my list of the best Chicago bakeries that will make you drool, regardless of whether it is

19 Best Chicago Italian Restaurants Accessible Via Mass Transit

Buon giorno, mi amici!  After careful research, I give to you my picks for “19 Best Chicago Italian Restaurants Accessible Via Mass Transit”  .  What are you waiting for?  Mangia!   **** [EDITOR’S NOTE:  This post was originally published on October 29, 2015.  This update includes seven(7) additional, delicious Italian restaurants in Chicago!  They are highlighted within the text in

NEW POST: How to Eat in Chicago and Save the Planet.

If you have been here before, welcome back!  It’s nice to see you again.  If you are a first time visitor, stay a while and take a look around.  Feeding Off The Rails is here to take the guess-work out of how to reach all the best food and drink in great cities, while remaining environmentally conscious and socially responsible.

Best Chicago Brunches – Part 1

Brunch in Chicago is a big deal for many people.  It’s another reason to gather and be social over copious amounts of coffee, daytime cocktails and gut-busting portions of food.  But where are the best Chicago’s brunches?  Since the weather is getting warmer and people are climbing out of hibernation, I’ve decided to curate a selection of some of the

Weekend Roundup | How I Ate My Way Through Easter in Chicago

Greetings, everyone!  I hope you all had a lovely, long, Easter weekend.  I am not religious in the conventional sense.  Rather, food is part of my “holy trinity” (food, travel, live music).  I decided to take a leisurely, mass-transit turn around my Chicago over the last few days.  I returned to some of my favorite spots which I have not