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10 Best Chicago Bars for Singles

Article By: Rebecca Skoch

"You don't have to fly solo if you don't want to. There’s plenty of time to find someone special to spend Valentine's Day or any date night with. From Andersonville to Pilsen, we’ve gathered the best Chicago barsfor scoring a date.


Boystown mega-bar Sidetrack is a sprawling complex with at least six bars and tons of flat-screens playing old and new music videos. Despite all having the same drink selections (including a handful of frozen drinks that are dangerously powerful) each bar has a curiously different atmosphere. If you aren’t feeling the vibe in one, just head down the hall to check out the boy in the next room."

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Curbside Cafes Coming to Lakeview

Article by: Ted Cox"CITY HALL — The City Council has agreed to allow restaurants and cafes to set up shop in the street under a two-year pilot program.The council approve a newordinance Wednesday sponsored by Aldermen Tom Tunney (44th) and Michele Smith (43rd) that would allow "curbside cafes."They'd set up much like the so-called people [...]
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Bunny, The Micro-Bakery Will Finally Open in January

"The long-anticipated Bunny will open Jan. 22 after months of red tape delays. Converting the building for a new use involved much more than chef-owner Iliana Regan initially realized, she said Wednesday.Bunny, though, inherits Elizabeth's best and "most fawned over" dishes and reincorporates them for the bread-focused eatery. The restaurant seats six, making it a [...]
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Mortar and Pestle's French Toast Among The Best in Chicago

"Mortar and PestleThis new spot doesn't quite fit a mold, which is what makes it so exciting. Steve and Steve (Ross and Paul) came from high-end kitchens and have brought their sensibilities and superb palates with them.On a busy corner in Lakeview, you enter to find communal seating, a few small tables along the wall [...]
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Best Restaurant Standbys in 2015 - Wow Bao

As 2015 fades into 2016, Eater surveyed a group of critics, writers, and all around experts for their take on the past year. We asked them eight questions: from Top Standbys to Top Newcomers, from Best Meals to Restaurants Broken Up With. All answers will be revealed—cut, pasted, unedited and unadulterated—by the time we pop [...]
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21 Best New Chicago Restaurats in 2015

Article by: Mike Sula"If last year was all about Italian food, this year was all about red meat, with some five major steak houses opening over the past 12 months. Steak houses are sort of like the new Union Stockyards, with a never-ending supply of conventioneers herding into these cow palaces, releasing cash from their [...]
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5 Intense Workouts That Ensure You Won't Gain Extra Holiday Weight

Crosstown FitnessThis HIIT (high intensity interval training) gym just opened its second location, offering more than 80 small-group fitness classes each week. Undo the damage from your holiday party in total-body training sessions that utilize everything from sand bags to kettlebells to rowing machines. Bonus: The 3,000-square-foot facility includes an indoor/outdoor café for a rewarding [...]
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Home Run Inn Pizza in 10 Hottest New Restaurants

"The aggressively garlicky butter crust makes every bite decadent, even with benign acidic tomatoes—straight from some mythical vine in Modesto, California—and tart spinach melding into a lightly browned mozzarella landscape. homeruninnpizza.com"Click Here to Read Full Article from Chicago Magazine
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50 Great Local Shops in The U.S. - #50 Inkling

Article By: Jessica Plautz"When you're looking for a special gift, heading to a large box store doesn't feel quite right.There are a ton of shops across the United States, however, that make brightening someone's holiday much easier.Yelp pulled data to rank the highest rated businesses in various shopping categories — including antiques, arts and crafts, [...]
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Holiday Shopping in Lakeview East

"LAKEVIEW — Holiday shopping in Lakeview is a cake walk.The neighborhood is crawling with trendy gift shops and locally owned businesses. A simple stroll down Southport or an afternoon visit to North Broadway will yield everything you need this holiday.Whether it's your boss (how about some Koval single barrel whiskey?) or your best friend (those [...]
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