BURRITO BEACH, O’Hare Airport, K Terminal

Yesterday, upon my return to NYC from Chicago, I stopped by the food court in the K terminal of O’hare Airport and discovered Burrito Beach Burrito! I LOVE Mexican food for all the obvious reasons – sour cream and guacamole being the main two!  The Baja Chicken Burrito from Burrito Beach was really good… However, […]

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Restaurant Review: THE GAGE, Chicago

Had it not been for my server Elena rectifying the poor service that initially greeted us at The Gage, I would not have enjoyed my experience at this Chicago Gastropub. I dont have much to say about this place… The hosts and hostess were terrible.  It was overcrowded, loud and too dark to see the […]

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Restaurant of the Week: RL RESTAURANT, Chicago

Every once in a while, if one is lucky, a diner will come across a restaurant that is so distinct, simply having one meal there can become a lifetime memory.  This past Saturday I had the pleasure of engaging in such a dining experience during midday brunch at the lavish RL Restaurant in Chicago. Situated […]

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I Sip Champagne When I’m Thirsty! JW MARRIOTT, CHICAGO

I love feeling like a VIP!  The new luxurious JW Marriott (the JW indicated the high end version of the well-known chain), hooked me up with a fabulous bottle of one of my favorite champagnes upon arriving in Chicago the other day. Veuve Clicquot is one of the best champagnes in the world!  The brut […]

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A Crab Cake Sandwich at Chicago’s W Hotel’s IPO RESTAURANT

For those of you that don’t know, this food blogging is my side gig.  My 9-5 is president and CEO of my own company, Coleman Entertainment Group.  So while I was in Chicago, I could not forget my clients that keep my bills paid!  I had to do a quick meeting with Adrienne Samuels Gibbs, […]

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GREEN EGGS & HAM at Chicago’s BANANAS FOSTER CAFE

I LOVE breakfast!  Experts say it’s the most important meal of the day.  So on my first FULL day back in Chicago, I knew I wanted to have a special top-of-the-day meal.  I couldn’t think of anyone better to recommend a place than my good friend Tisha Lewis. Tisha & I are both from DC […]

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CHICAGO ROOM SERVICE

If you’ve been reading my blog regularly, then you know I’m in Chicago!  I got here yesterday thinking I would hit the town with some friends last night, but after settling in the hotel, a few hours of work at my laptop, I ended up falling out and didn’t wake up until 10pm.  So, I […]

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