Josh BarnettChicago Staff Writer
Raised in Cleveland by a family split between strict vegetarians and meat-eaters, Josh ended up somewhere in the middle. He moved to Chicago after college to swim in Lake Michigan during the summer and skulk around dive bars the rest of the year. He loves the NBA and the Cavs but has forbidden himself from getting too emotionally involved. Talk to him about your favorite hyper-regional potato chips, or better yet, pass him a bag.
Superkhana International is an Indian restaurant in Logan Square that’ll help you get out of your own head and enjoy yourself.
When you have some things to do, and wouldn’t mind having a glass of wine while you do them, here’s where to go.
Fulton Galley is a food hall in Fulton Market that also has a full bar.
Pilot Project in Logan Square is a taproom with a bunch of small-batch breweries under one roof.
The new restaurant openings you should know about.
These are the best restaurants in Ravenswood.
River Valley Ranch Farmer’s Table is a specialty shop and restaurant with great brunch food.
Budacki’s is a hot dog stand in Ravenswood that also serves Crisp’s korean chicken wings.
Sweet Virginia’s Kitchen is a small spot in Ravenswood that’s great for a casual weekend breakfast.
Tortello is a pricey Italian counter-service spot in Wicker Park with perfectly fine pasta.
20 spots to take a first date for drinks and maybe some food.