[Chicago] About Chicago & Local Restaurants
Christopher Allan Webber
cwebber at imagescape.com
Wed Feb 13 16:51:40 CET 2008
Okay, yeah it's a hot dog stand, but where else in the world can you
get rattlesnake sausage covered with blue cheese, chipotle mustard and
honey, with a side of duck fat fries?
Other than that, if you're in Andersonville or Lincoln Park (haven't
been to the Lincoln Park location yet myself), definetly check out
It's crepes, but really frickin' good crepes. Both of the sweet and
the more dinner-ish variety. I haven't yet brought a guest to chicago
there who hasn't been impressed.
"Anthony Rubin" <anthony.r.rubin at gmail.com> writes:
> On Feb 12, 2008 2:45 PM, Chris McAvoy <chris.mcavoy at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> We have a mission. For Pycon, there's going to be a "publication,"
>> which sounds mysterious, but is actually just going to be a program.
>> We've been asked to supply two things, 1) About Chicago and 2) Local
>> Restaurants and Tourist Spots.
>> We've had a gajillion of these discussions before, so pull out your
>> lists and respond to this email. Tom Tobin and Sheila Kay (without
>> her knowing, hi Sheila!) have volunteered to pull the emails together
>> into a coherent lump, which will then be universally credited to
>> Does this make sense? Start suggesting.
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>> Chicago at python.org
> I have a partial list here:
> If I had to single out a few restaurants that are worth visiting while
> in Chicago:
> Frontera Grill - regional Mexican, James Beard award winner, Rick
> Bayless has a show on PBS
> Hopleaf - Belgian-style pub, amazing beer selection, amazing food
> Spoon Thai - Thai, be sure to get the Chicago tribune menu and the
> translated Thai menu
> Spacca Napoli - authentic Neapolitan style pizza and Italian
> Kuma's Corner - pub with metal theme, decent beer selection and
> interesting burgers named after metal bands
> I'll also mention that several chefs from higher end Chicago
> restaurants have been on Iron Chef America: Tru, Moto, Avenues.
> Anthony Rubin
> Chicago, IL
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> Chicago at python.org
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