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The Purple Pig, Chicago IL

The Purple Pig, Chicago IL

Most Chicago locals that I’ve asked for food recommendations have suggested The Purple Pig to me. I guess it’s the next big and hyped place to be in Chicago. To me, they are similar to Toronto’s Black Hoof. Apparently they have won 3 consecutive Michelin Bib Gourmands Chicago awards… meaning they offer quality food at … Continue reading

Chili’s, O’Hare Airport Chicago IL

Chili’s, O’Hare Airport Chicago IL

For my last meal in Chicago, I ate at Chilis in Chicago’s O’Hare Airport for a quick bite instead of buying the cold sandwiches from a stand. Chili’s (@Chilis) is a franchise restaurant in United States, that is casual dining with relatively similar menu and ambience to our Jack Astors. Here’s Chili’s store locator if … Continue reading

Lou Malnatis Pizzeria & Giordano’s, Chicago IL

Lou Malnatis Pizzeria & Giordano’s, Chicago IL

Can’t leave Chicago without their signature deep dish pizza! Looks like Lou Malnatis (@LouMalnatis) was the most popular based on web research/reviews. They have several locations around Chicago. Store locator here. I ended up visiting the one at Chicago – Gold Coast, 1120 North State Street (at State & Rush) for lunch. They had high … Continue reading

Boka Restaurant, Chicago IL

Boka Restaurant, Chicago IL

During my stay at Chicago, I decided to hit up on one of the Michelin Star restaurants because there’s just so many great food and restaurants there! I found this website,ChooseChicago, quite helpful and from the Michelin Guide list, I decided on Boka due to price, proximity and menu.Boka was awarded a Michelin Star in 2010 … Continue reading

Sprinkle Cupcakes, Chicago IL

Sprinkle Cupcakes, Chicago IL

The first time I had Sprinkle Cupcakes (@SprinklesChicag) was from L.A. and when I found out they have it in Chicago, I had to get it again even though I’m not a super fan of cupcakes or sweet things. But just the looks of it are so adorable and happy-looking. 🙂 Sprinkle Cupcakes is located … Continue reading