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Dancing Marlin Dancing Marlin is a lively experience where you share plates and fun! With 18 wines served on tap, you find the perfect pairing with any choice of specialty seafood or new American dishes.

QXY (Quing Xiang Yuan)

Serving the best dumplings in town, QXY aims to be unique yet authentic. Along with serving their vast array of dumplings, they also offer classes on how to make them.


Chef Carlos Gaytan combines his traditional Mexican roots with his knowledge of French cooking techniques to bring creative food to Mexique.


The World of Food: China

Anything that walks, swims, crawls, or flies with its back to heaven is edible.”
– Cantonese proverb

Cat’s Corner: What I Learned Eating at Simi’s

Hello all! This week we visit Simi’s in West Rogers Park, Mexique in Noble Square, and Cellar Door Provisions in Logan Square.

The World of Food: West Africa

Check, Please! has exposed all of us to many exotic cuisines over the years, but this week, we take you to an area not as often represented on the Chicago area dining scene: West Africa.