I’ll Try Everything You Order – Bulerias Tapas Bar Chicago

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Tapas restaurants aren’t my favorite restaurants in the world, but I do enjoy their atmosphere and the fact that everyone is sharing and interacting during the meal. I also like the fact that you get to try a bunch of different things because it’s small plates made to share. So if there’s something you order […]

Ten Mile House Restaurant Evanston Review

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The time has finally come. After waiting for months since the sign first went up in the window, the Ten Mile House restaurant on Central street in Evanston is now officially open for business. And seeing as how we were pretty excited for a new restaurant to open so close to our house, we decided […]

Tacos, Carne Asada and Shrimp From Los Nopales

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I was contacted a couple weeks ago to try out a new restaurant discovery app called Flavour. Now normally I’m not the one deciding where we’re going to dinner anyways, but this time we decided to let the app choose for us. Im not really sure what a restaurant needs to have to be considered […]

Gyro Meat on a Burger at Chuck Wagon – Wilmette

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Chuck Wagon has been gracing the streets of Wilmette, IL since 1974 and continues to be a staple in the town. Having only recently discovered the Chuck Wagon about 5 years ago, when I moved to Evanston, I still don’t go in there as much as I would like. It’s not that the food isn’t […]

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 […]