Is Sushi Gluten Free?

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More restaurants are becoming aware of the rapidly growing gluten-free population and are tailoring their menus to make sure all can enjoy their food. Whether you are gluten intolerant or just choosing to steer clear for dietary and health purposes, there is no need to miss out on your favorite meals. One of our favorite […]

Disappointing Experience – Roka Akor Old Orchard

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For Christmas last year, like ever year, we asked my brothers to get Celeste and I a couple gift cards to restaurants we’ve been meaning to try. This time around they got us gift cards to Lillie’s Q, a BBQ restaurant in Chicago, and Roka Akor, a seafood, steak, and sushi restaurant in Skokie’s Old […]

Thanksgiving: Turkey, BBQ Ribs and Fried Flounder

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Thanksgiving has come and gone, and since it’s a feast of a celebration, I figured it was only right for me to write a quick post about the holiday. I know it’s been over a week since we all sat down with our families and went around the table saying what we were all thankful […]

Big Star Tacos Happy Hour and Northfield Ribfest

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It seemed only fitting that since I just recently started working in the actual city of Chicago, we should find a good spot to grab some happy hour drinks, and what better place than Big Star. Of course I’ve heard a lot of about Big Star and how delicious their tacos are, but seeing as […]

Sushi With A Side of Weed – Kyoto Sushi, Lincoln Park Chicago

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It’s no secret that I don’t like sushi, so when we go out to sushi restaurants I usually end up getting something like chicken teriyaki, and this weekend was no exception. We ventured out into the Lincoln Park area of Chicago to a little sushi place called Kyoto. This is the 2nd time we’ve been […]