Chicago 2017

The good: People watching Mulled wine (take note of this @downtownpitt) The bad: Lots and lots of people in a small space, many drinking mulled wine The mulled wine is […]

We had dinner at Roister’s after our excellent visit to The Office.  We made sure to reserve the “Hearth Reservation” so we could sit near the kitchen. As expected, the […]

After a long day of post Thanksgiving day shopping we stopped in for a little bite to eat.  Great view and really good food. This was a bit of a […]

We went for lunch, not dinner which was the smart move.  Excellent food and a great selection of margaritas.

We’ve been to Shake Shack several cities (Boston, Chicago, Washington DC) and they are always good for a quick lunch. In Boston we had a Vanilla shake blended with black […]

Eataly is massive.  It’s two floors in the middle of downtown Chicago of just about everything Italian food you can think of. Coffee, gelato, a Nutella bar, Cheese, bread, wine, […]

Traditionally we’ve gone to Giordano’s for pizza when we’re in the windy city. The problem: the small is huge so you can’t go for lunch (it’s too big) and there […]

We like to stop in here for a drink before dinner at Quartino. A Great place for a drink especially if you are a champagne fan.  Don’t scoff at the cocktails, […]

Lots of great little plate choices and a nice Italian wine selection. Go when it’s busy, (which is always) it’s more fun then.