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One Of Chicago's Oldest Greek Restaurants Was Shut Down By City

One Of Chicago's Oldest Greek Restaurants Was Shut Down By City
The Parthenon, one of Chicago's oldest Greek restaurants (and one of the most popular destinations in Greektown) has been shut down by the city. The restaurant claims it is reopening Thursday night or Friday. When we tried to visit the restaurant …
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Chicago's Most Astounding Outdoor Hotel Amenities

Chicago's Most Astounding Outdoor Hotel Amenities
The pragmatic choice is for a hotel to place its pool indoors for year-round use. The minority of hotels with full-fledged outdoor pools sometimes still offer a second indoor one. The downtown Hilton Chicago only has one indoor pool, except that its …
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New Hotel Triplex Opening on June 20 Will Make Its Mark on Chicago's River

New Hotel Triplex Opening on June 20 Will Make Its Mark on Chicago's River
CHICAGO, June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — River North continues to expand its 24/7 appeal to tourists, business travelers and locals alike as three unique hotel concepts – Aloft Chicago City Center, Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/River North and …
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Celebs keep coming back to the bustle of Chicago's La Scarola

Celebs keep coming back to the bustle of Chicago's La Scarola
It was his encore to Kelly Mondelli's, 2473 N. Clark, popularized on television by Harry Caray as the Chicago Cubs marched to the 1984 playoffs. Mondelli … “We each drink about four or five of them after dinner, and it's not expensive tequila. At …
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Chicago Chef Week 2013: A Taste of Chicago's Best

Chicago Chef Week 2013: A Taste of Chicago's Best
The Fifth Annual Chicago Chef Week kicks off tomorrow on St. Patrick's Day through Friday, March 22. The week, features prix-fixe dining at nearly 75 of Chicago's top culinary destinations. Restaurants will offer a three-course, prix-fixe dinner menu …
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Rickshaw Republic: Indonesian street food in Chicago's Lincoln Park

Rickshaw Republic: Indonesian street food in Chicago's Lincoln Park
March 20, 2013 (CHICAGO) (WLS) — Chicago has dozens of Mexican, Chinese and Polish options– but only two Indonesian restaurants in the area. The most recent, Rickshaw Republic, opened on DePaul's Lincoln Park campus. Indonesia is blessed with …
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Learning from Chicago's delicious culinary scene

Learning from Chicago's delicious culinary scene
As the 2013 Chicago Restaurant Week concludes for the year it reminds me how important food is to Chicago. I suppose food is important to most cities but in Chicago it's a big deal. Celebrating food has always been a beloved tradition but now Chicago's …
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