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japan

Tokyo's New "Chicago Pizza" Trend Looks a Hell of a Lot Like Fondue

A gooey, cheesy dish called シカゴピザ, which translates to "Chicago pizza" or "Shikago Pizza," is all the rage in Tokyo.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.6.19
Chicago

Behind the Scenes at the World's Most Metal Cassoulet Party

The five-day, trans-Atlantic feast hosted at Chicago's Publican Quality Meats has been going annually for six years now.
Ximena N. Larkin
1.3.19
Film

Chicago's New 'Big Lebowski'-Themed Bar Really Ties the Room Together

It has three different kinds of White Russians, man.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.19.18
WTF

Eat the Ridiculous Candy-Syrup Spaghetti from 'Elf' in an Actual Real-Life Restaurant

And sure, ask your server if there’s sugar in syrup. There’s no way he hasn’t heard that, like, a thousand times today.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.8.18
mangoes

Mangonadas Are the Sweet-Sour-Spicy Frozen Treat You Should Be Eating Right Now

Get out of my Instagram, get into my hand.
Ximena N. Larkin
8.15.18
hot dogs

Anti-Ketchup Messages Appear on Chicago's Digital Road Signs

The anti-condiment statement appeared on an official Illinois Department of Transportation electronic traffic board.
Danielle Wayda
7.18.18
WTF

Chicago Bar Jokes About Banning MAGA Hats, Whiny Internet Outrage Ensues

The owner later clarified MAGA hats would be allowed in "with extreme vetting."
Jelisa Castrodale
6.26.18
Tacos

Chicago Taco Fest Turns Out to Be Huge Scam

More than 1,000 people RSVP'd to the event, which promised free parking in downtown Chicago and 'high speed daredevil chihuahua racing.'
Ian Burke
6.6.18
Chicago

Chicago's 11 Best Cheap Eats

Want to eat on the cheap in Chicago? We did all the hard work and found all of the most delicious but still affordable spots in town.
Munchies Staff
2.20.18
P.F. Chang's

Local News Team Inexplicably Mixes Up Pyeongchang with P.F. Chang’s in Olympics Coverage

The Chinese-American restaurant chain confirmed that it is not, in fact, hosting the Winter Olympics.
Mayukh Sen
2.13.18
Fast Food

Farewell to Chicago's 'Rock N Roll McDonald's'

Like rock 'n' roll itself, the iconic restaurant has been demolished as part of a corporate push toward modernization. We blame Maroon 5.
Myles Karp
1.31.18
New York

The Pizza Show: New York

Frank goes back to where it all began. Sort of.
Frank Pinello
1.7.18
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