Chicago Visitors Guide

D’Amato’s Bakery is real deal Italian cuisine. Sporting vibrant green, red and white paint, the instant you spot this gem on the corner of Grand Avenue and May Street, you’ll know that you’re at the right spot. The smell of fresh bread, pizza and cookies wafts through the air as

Chicago Waffles is a breakfast and brunch restaurant conveniently located a quick, 3-minute drive away from McCormick Place in the South Loop. It provides an assortment of drool-worthy breakfast items for a great price–sure to satisfy both your empty stomach and wallet. Upon walking into Chicago Waffles you are hit

Maggie Daley Park is a great place to take in a sunny summer afternoon or a crisp fall morning. In 2012, the Chicago Park District converted the northeastern part of Grant Park into Maggie Daley Park, in honor of of Maggie C. Daley, wife of Richard M. Daley, whose mission

La Storia is a charming Italian restaurant in Chicago’s idyllic Gold Coast neighborhood, perfectly situated in an architectural gem of a home. The two-story restaurant, housed within two former family residences — built in 1896 and 1918, respectively — is located at 1154 N. Dearborn. The home has been renovated

Are you a pet lover?  Is it difficult to imagine your life without your furry companion?  Or do you have relatives or friends who won’t go anywhere without their dogs, or are posting their cat photos daily? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you need to get

Traditional pizza is reinvented at Paulie Gee’s Logan Square. Your taste buds will be begging you to go back the moment you walk out the door. Upon entering the cozy, wood-finished restaurant, your eyes are drawn straight to the back where two massive wood-fired brick ovens reside. That is where

Off the beaten path, Ada Street Cafe is well worth the drive (or Uber/Lyft ride) to get there.  It’s basically in the middle of an industrial zone in far east Wicker Park, just east of the Kennedy Expressway, and easy to miss if you’re not specifically looking for it.   The

When it comes to eyebrows, there’s only one queen in town! Susan Lugo, owner of Susan Lugo Brows + Beauty located in Elmhurst, has been at her craft for upward of fifteen years now. Susan Lugo Brows + Beauty provides an array of services to satisfy your beauty needs. While the

NYC to CHI For Jill Hammelman, the founder of Jill Hammelman Hair Design, it all began over ten years ago at the original Bumble and Bumble salon in New York City. Once able to cultivate her own clientele she opened up a private studio in New York. Things were soon

Walk through the crowded entrance and behold—an exciting and colorful array of perfectly planted flowers awaits you at every corner. This is no walk in the park. If you desire to experience the full lineup Chicago Botanic Garden has prepared for you, give yourself a few hours to see it