Art & dining at The Cotton Duck

the cotton duck chicago

Frances and I needed to catch up and exchange cat-related Christmas gifts, so she suggested dinner at The Cotton Duck. I hadn’t heard of the restaurant before, and thought it was in West Loop until I actually Googled the address and realized I needed to head to West Town. As soon as I walked up … Continue reading

Angry Crab

angry crab lincoln square chicago

For our monthly dinner club, Bernadette, Daniela, Georgia and I finally tried Angry Crab. It’s a cajun boil spot right by my house that always has a line out the door and is supposed to be amazing. I was a little nervous on what to expect, but I ended up loving it! You basically order … Continue reading

Art & Arepas at Puesto Sandwich Stand in Lakeview

puesto sandwich stand lakeview

I’ve been meaning to check out Puesto Sandwich Stand for awhile, and finally stopped in to taste the restaurant’s arepas. The menu was full of delicious-sounding hot sandwiches, small plates and desserts. But I had to go with a pulled pork and guacamole arepa, an elote cup and a cafe con leche. Everything tasted divine! … Continue reading

Date Night: Landmark Grill

My friend Daniela and I decided that we need to get out more. So we got all dolled up to check out a new restaurant: Landmark Grill. Let me clarify, I mean it was new to us, not new to Chicago. Making reservations. Yes, I did call ahead to make reservations. I didn’t want my Latin lover to have … Continue reading