City Works Schaumburg for Some Burgers and Cheese Curds

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There’s nothing better than going to Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg on a rainy Saturday afternoon… Nope, that’s absolutely a lie. I can’t think of anything worse than Woodfield Mall on a Saturday afternoon, the place is a madhouse. Wall to wall people who have no clue where they are going with no intention of buying […]

Honey Butter Fried Chicken Chicago – Does it Live up to the Hype?

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Honey, butter, fried, and chicken… all things that I actually do like, so I’m still confused as to why it’s taken me so long to go check out Honey Butter Fried Chicken in Chicago. But, the wait is finally over because this weekend we packed up the kids and made our way into the city […]

STK Chicago – Steak, Seafood, And Cotton Candy?

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For the past seven years my core group of friends have been going out to a fancy dinner around the holidays. What started off as a celebration of Nick turning 30, has now turned into a tradition that we all look forward to each year. This year’s restaurant was STK, a steakhouse that graces the streets […]

Elephant & Castle in The Glen – Glenview [Review]

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Elephant & Castle is the latest restaurant to grace Glenview’s “The Glen” shopping center after many of the other restaurants in the area have been forced out due to high leases (or at least that’s what I’m assuming is happening). The Glen area of Glenview is a row of shops, restaurants, and a movie theater, […]

Pizza & Video Games – Izzy’s Arcade Bar in Niles

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When we first heard about Izzy’s Arcade Bar opening up in Niles, a few of my buddy’s and I decided we were going to check it out… well that was back in March, it’s now November, but we finally made it over there. Thankfully the doors are still open. I only say that because I’ve […]