Donuts, Roti, BBQ, Breakfast Tacos and Burgers – Evanston

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Despite being a tad on the warm side, and some thunderstorms early Sunday, I don’t think we could have asked for a better weekend in Chicago. With the weather being so nice we made it a point to spend as much time outside as we possibly could. And in doing so, that meant that we ate […]

Bulgogi Marinaded BBQ Short Ribs Recipe

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We didn’t make it out to any new restaurants this weekend, but only because it was Memorial Day. We did spend a nice Saturday night eating outside at Ten Mile House, but I’ve written about them before, and ordered the same thing we always order and it was delicious, as usual. However, even though we didn’t […]

BBQ – Ribs, Pulled Pork, Brisket at Stormy’s Tavern in Northfield

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Who would have thought that Stormy’s Tavern and Grille in Northfield would have ribs that rival some of the best I’ve had in Chicago. Under the guidance of “BBQ Master” Eric Jordan, Stormy’s is delivering amazing BBQ ribs, pulled pork and brisket every Sunday afternoon. I haven’t had the greatest luck finding solid BBQ, especially […]

Beer and BBQ in Evanston at Smylie Brothers Brewing Co.

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A couple months ago a new restaurant appeared in Evanston; until the day it opened, we had no idea it was even coming to the area. We finally got to check out Smylie Brothers Brewing Company last night and were pleasantly surprised. There are definitely some areas where they could use improvement, but it’s a […]

“Ten Mile House” Restaurant Coming to Central Street in Evanston

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Final Update: Ten Mile House is now open and we had a chance to check it out, so here is my full review of what we ate, and I’m sure there will be updates each time we go back and try something new. It looks like the new Central Station apartment building is finally getting […]