North Pond, in the middle of Lincoln Park, is like an extremely attractive person who never gets asked out because everyone assumes he or she is in a relationship. In practical terms, this means it’s a very good spot to snag a last-minute reservation. The space and view make you feel like you’re in a really nice cabin, and the seasonal American food is always outstanding.
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Oyster Bah is a Chicago attempt at a New England seafood shack. It's solid, but not Maine.
bopNgrill is a cheap and quick eats Korean-American fusion spot. We’ve turned it into a new dance move.
Chicken Kalamata and crack fries is one of the best meals in town. Tina Fey agrees.
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Gene & Georgetti
Gene & Georgetti is a classic Chicago steakhouse that’s as old-school as they come.
Parlor Pizza, where you can day party outside likes it’s college again and eat some pizza in the process.
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