Monthly Archives: October 2009

Best Business Lunch in Chicago at Gene & Georgetti

TweetTweet Gene and Georgetti 500 N. Franklin St. Chicago, IL 60610(312) 527-3718http://www.geneandgeorgetti.com/ Hours:11 a.m.–midnight, Monday through Saturday. Lunch Pricing:Salads, $4.75-$14.50; Entrées, $13.50-$25.75 By Lee Barrie and Cindy KurmanStory originally appeared in StreetWise Magazine Nowhere in Chicago is a restaurant’s history … Continue reading

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Rockwell’s Neighborhood Grill Epitomizes the Neighborly Concept

TweetTweet Rockwell’s Neighborhood Grill 4632 N. Rockwell St.Chicago, IL 60625(773) 509-1871www.rockwellsgrill.com Prices: moderate; large portions and good valuesHours:4 p.m. – 10 p.m., Mon.-Thurs.4 p.m. – 11 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m. – 11 p.m., Sat.10 a.m. – 10 p.m., Sun. By … Continue reading

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The Bristol, a Delicious Bucktown-Wicker Park Eatery & Bar

TweetTweet The Bristol: A Neighborhood Eatery & Bar2152 N. DamenChicago, IL 60647(773) 862-5555www.thebristolchicago.com Hours:Dinner:Sunday, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.Mon.-Thurs., 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.Fri.-Sat., 5:30 p.m. – midnightBrunch:Sat.-Sun., 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Entrée (large dish) price range: $10-$18. By Lee … Continue reading

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Kan Zaman’s Lebanese Cuisine Stands Out from the Crowd

TweetTweet Kan Zaman617 N. WellsChicago, IL 60610(312) 751-9600www.kanzamanchicago.com Hours:11 a.m.-10 p.m., Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.-midnight, Friday Noon-midnight Saturday1-10 p.m. Sunday Pricing: Appetizers, $4.95-$10.95; Lunch Entrées, $8.95-$10.95; Dinner entrées, $10.95-$19.95 By Lee Barrie and Cindy KurmanOriginal story appeared in StreetWise Chicago’s neighborhoods … Continue reading

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Cheap eats: Hiro’s Cafe in Lakeview-all you can eat sushi worth visiting

TweetTweet Hiro’s Cafe 2936 N. Broadway Chicago, IL 60603 (773) 477-8517 Hours: 5 p.m.-11 p.m., Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 11:30 a.m. – midnight, Friday and Saturday; noon-11 p.m. on Sunday. Closed on Wednesday. Prices: Buffet: $17.95 By Lee Barrie and … Continue reading

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Argyle worthwhile destination: Hai Yen, a great choice

TweetTweet Hai Yen 1055 W. Argyle St. Chicago, IL 60640 773-561-4077 http://www.haiyenrestaurant.com Most dishes under $10 Hours: Mon., Tues., Thurs.: 10:30 a.m. – 10 p.m. Fri.: 10:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. Sat.: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. Sun.: 9:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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Fat Willy’s Knows How to Satisfy a BBQ and Burger Crave Better Than Most

TweetTweet Fat Willy’s Rib Shack2416 W. Schubert Ave.Chicago, IL 60647(773) 782-1800www.fatwillys.comHours :(open for lunch and dinner):11:30 a.m. – 10 p.m., Sun. – Thurs11:30 a.m. – 11 p.m., Fri. and Sat.Prices: entrées: $12.95 – $24.95 By Lee Barrie and Cindy KurmanStory … Continue reading

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Evergreen is a Chinatown spot that satisfies

TweetTweet Evergreen2411 S. Wentworth AvenueChicago, IL 60616(312) 225-8898 Hours:Open 7 days 11:30 a.m. to midnight, Sunday-Thursday11:30 a.m. to 1 a.m., Friday and SaturdayPrices: $8-$14 for regular entrées; up to $30 for special fish or seafood dishes By Lee Barrie and … Continue reading

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Essence of India offers refined, superbly interpreted South Asian cuisine

TweetTweet Essence of India4601 N. Lincoln Ave.Chicago, IL 60625(773) 506-0002http://www.essenceofindiachicago.com/ Hours:Lunch: noon-2:30 p.m., Friday-SundayDinner: 5 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Mon., Wed., Thurs., Sun.; 5 p.m.-10:30 p.m., Fri., Sat.Closed on Tuesday.Entrée Prices: $8.95 – $15.95 By Lee Barrie and Cindy KurmanStory originally appeared … Continue reading

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