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Our Tip The Grilled "Cheese n' Ham" is an expensive option at $17, but it's worth it. House made ham is paired with Prairie Breeze cheese and Miche bread, and served with fresh-cut fries.
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21 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches We Love in Chicago

21 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches We Love in Chicago

The best part about grilled cheese is that simplicity is part of the deal. This sandwich is as good now as it was when we were eight years old. But even we were surprised by how many great grilled cheese sandwiches there are out there. This list is by no means complete, but here are 21 grilled sandwiches we are currently infatuated with in Chicago

6 Places to Eat Ramps in Chicago

6 Places to Eat Ramps in Chicago

Why are Chicago chefs so obsessed with ramps? Well, they are our city's namesake, but they also make a tasty flavor accent for anything from risotto to lobster tacos.

Staff Picks: What's the Best Hot Dog in Chicago?

Staff Picks: What's the Best Hot Dog in Chicago?

When it comes to hot dogs, Chicagoans have opinions. We care where they are made, who serves them, and what tops them. We will drive all over the city to satisfy a craving, passing lesser stands that just aren't quite good enough.

The 10 Best Chicago-Style Hot Dogs

The 10 Best Chicago-Style Hot Dogs

It was clear from the moment I moved here that Chicago cared about its hot dogs more than any other place I'd ever been. And after five years of searching, here are my ten favorite Chicago-style hot dogs.

10 Pretzels We Love in Chicago

10 Pretzels We Love in Chicago

Does anyone know when the great pretzel invasion of Chicago began? Regardless, what's especially interesting is that there are now numerous styles of pretzels to dig into.

9 Other Barbecue Sandwiches We Love in Chicago

9 Other Barbecue Sandwiches We Love in Chicago

If it can be smoked and doesn't have bones (sorry rib tips), it can probably be stuffed between two slices of bread, slathered in sauce, and devoured. We covered pulled pork on Monday, but here are some of our other favorite barbecue sandwiches in Chicago.

5 Great Places for Booze-Free Drinks in Chicago

5 Great Places for Booze-Free Drinks in Chicago

Luckily, Chicago is a great drinking city, and some places are up to the challenge of offering non-alcoholic beverages that won't induce diabetic shock. Whether you are expecting, entertaining a pregnant guest, or simply looking to cut back on your spirit consumption, here are my five favorite options for Chicago drinking without the booze.

Kathy's 10 Favorite Bites from 5 Days in Chicago

Kathy's 10 Favorite Bites from 5 Days in Chicago

A friend and I found plain tickets on a whim, Chicago in February? Why not! We piled on scarves and thick socks, the heavy duty winter boots, our warmest coats, and off we went. Here are my 10 favorite bites.