Grab Your Favorite Drink and Enjoy a BYOB Restaurant in Chicago

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There has been a resurgence as of late in BYOB restaurants around the country. BYOB (Bring Your Own Bottle) establishments have once again hit their stride as a popular option for both restaurants and diners. Eateries that offer BYOB sometimes have issues obtaining a liquor license. Or, they simply want to focus on the quality […]

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Watch a Performance at the Oriental Theatre

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Just thirteen minutes from Mondial River West is one of the first motion picture palaces with decor inspired by the Far East. We’re talking about the Oriental Theatre, and it opened in 1926 to much fanfare. It contained polychrome figures, elephant throne chairs, and mosaics of an Indian prince and princess, and showed feature films through […]

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3 Unique Restaurants Nearby

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Chicago is home to a variety of eateries including those that offer a unique experience: El Ideas Known as the most unlikely of Michelin-starred restaurants, El Ideas strives to make fine dining fun instead of pretentious and stuffy. Located inside an unmarked building in the Douglas Park neighborhood, the restaurant features an uncommon atmosphere where no walls […]

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