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Giant, Blossom Café, Saucy Porka | Tue, November 19 at 6:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Giant, Blossom Café, Saucy Porka | Wed, November 20 at 4:00 am on WTTW HD

NewVirtue, Qulinarnia, Longman & Eagle | Fri, November 22 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

NewVirtue, Qulinarnia, Longman & Eagle | Sat, November 23 at 4:30 pm on WTTW HD

Saucy Porka

The Blossom Cafe


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Bang Bang Pie

Bang Bang Pie is committed to continuing Midwestern cooking traditions with pies and biscuits. It prides itself on hospitality, decadence and café life.

Mi Tocaya Antojería

Mi Tocaya Antojería

Mi Tocaya Antojería celebrates the storied and rich history of Mexico and its cuisine, crafting unique takes on Mexican mainstays with a focus on fresh, authentic places.

L. Woods Tap & Pine Lodge

Classic comfort food and cocktails are on the menu at L. Woods. Enjoy American classics like fried chicken, ribs, chops, fish dishes and delicious desserts in a warm atmosphere. A wide selection of cocktails, wine, and beer on tap. 


We’re All Critics

Most restaurants want to make sure you have a great time. Here are some tips on handling situations when you don’t.

The World of Food: Honey

September is National Honey Month, a great excuse to learn more about a remarkably popular, enduring, and versatile product that has quite possibly been around since the dawn of recorded time.

World of Food: Pasta

“Everything you see, I owe to spaghetti.”
--Sophia Loren

“Yankee Doodle went to town, a-riding on a pony,
Stuck a feather in his cap and called it macaroni.”
--“Yankee Doodle Dandy”

Chef with a glass of wine

Sit down at the table with David Manilow, creator of Check, Please!, as he explores the Chicago food and restaurant landscape with the unique personalities who have influenced it.

A chef in her restaurant

An original web series that profiles a diverse group of Chicago area restaurateurs, chefs, baristas, gin enthusiasts, and others. Meet the people who feed you.

Dishalicious show host in apron

Experience the culinary world — live and in-person — through the eyes of top Chicago chefs! Dishalicious is a fast-paced, live demonstration cooking show and event that’s fun and informative.

Discover the ways Chicago’s celebrity chefs unwind after they clock out of the kitchen. Get to know another side of these interesting personalities who — while known for their passion and work ethic in the kitchen — are fascinating and passionate people in their personal lives as well.

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