Eat, Restaurants

Chicago Brunch Spots by Neighborhood

Ahhh, yes. Brunch. Who doesn’t love a Chicago brunch? It’s the perfect way to rejuvenate especially over the weekend. If you are ever in need of a place to go to brunch in your neighborhood, you can try these brunch spots below!

  • Andersonville: Big Jones – 5347 N Clark St.
    • Hearty southern cooking.
  • Bucktown: Birchwood Kitchen – 2211 W. North Ave.
    • Great choices of breakfast sandwiches and waffles.
  • Edgewater: Uncommon Ground – 1401 W Devon Ave.
    • Known as one of the “greenest restaurants in America”
  • Gold Coast: Table Fifty-Two –  52 W Elm St.
    • From salty-sweet fried chicken to fluffy biscuits with spicy gravy, this is a must-visit!
  • Hyde Park: Original Pancake House – 1358 E 47th St,
    • The Dutch Baby is oven baked and served with whipped butter, lemon and powdered sugar. Delicious!
  • Irving Park: Bread & Wine – 3732 W Irving Park Rd.
    • This extensive wine list served in a chic bistro only gives you another reason to have a boozy brunch.
  • Lakeview: Bakin’ & Eggs – 3120 N Lincoln Ave.
    • This place is always packed because it’s known to be one of the best brunch spots in Chicago.
  • Lincoln Park: 2 Sparrows – 553 W Diversey Pkwy
    • Shrimp & grits. That’s all you need to know about this place.
  • Logan Square: Longman & Eagle – 2657 N Kedzie Ave.
    • Chef Jared Wentworth makes the best piña colada French toast
  • River North: Frontera Grill – 445 N Clark St.
    • Do you like your eggs spicy? This is the place to fulfill that craving.
  • Roscoe Village: Frasca – 3358 N Paulina St.
    • The breakfast pizza is to die for. Perfect crispy crust with egg, sausage, bacon, cheese and more!
  • Wicker Park: The Southern – 1840 W. North Ave.
    • Try the chicken and biscuits or eggs sardou with a side of Bloody Mary! There is even an outdoor patio for those hot summer days.

Have you been to any of these places? They are amazing! What’s your favorite Chicago brunch place?

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Places, Shop, Shops

Get The List Of The Best Outlet Stores In Chicago!

Outlet stores are just better. Why? Because you are not spending all of your money on the full price for one item. In conclusion, you are saving yourself so much more money to buy more outlet goodies!

Think about all of the things you could do with saved money like pay rent, buy groceries, buy yourself an extra pair of whatever you want, pay bills, or simply throw it in your savings account!

Check out the list of the best outlet stores in Chicago below:

  • The Fashion Outlets of Chicago – 5220 Fashion Outlets Way, Rosemont, IL.
    • This outlet mall features high end designer shops. Looking for some Prada or Gucci? This is your place! The mall also features great restaurants around it.
  • Nordstrom Rack Lincoln Park – 1551 N Sheffield Ave., Chicago, IL.
    • Did someone say marked down designer Nordstrom goods? We’re in!
  • TJ Maxx – 600 N Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL.
    • The TJ Maxx on Michigan Ave. has it all. You are guaranteed to find something you like and you’ll save tons of money in the end!
  • Crate and Barrel Outlet – 1860 W Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL.
    • Looking to re-decorate your place? This outlet carries wine glasses, classic white serving plates and cutlery. A lot of the goods are between 30%-60% off! Talk about a steal deal.
  • Chicago Premium Outlets – 1650 Premium Outlets Blvd. Aurora
    • With 120 stores, you’ll be sure to find whatever you want for up to 60% off.

Do you have a favorite go-to outlet store you shop at? Let us know in the comments below!

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Top 6 Brand New Rental Communities In Chicago

Who doesn’t want to live in Chicago especially during the summertime? Have you ever heard someone say they hated this city? We haven’t!

With nearly 3 million people living in Chicago, where do they all stay? Luckily, brand new rentals have been built in the city for those looking to move or for those who are curious to see what’s out there.

Check out the top 6 new rental communities in Chicago below:

1. North Water Apartments, 340 E North Water St, Streeterville
Studios start at $1,879 but if you think that’s expensive, think again! This community offers a 24 hour gym, onsite concierge, heated pool, fire pit and more!
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2.The Lofts at River East, 445 E Illinois St, Streeterville
This new building is equipped with custom kitchens, in-unit laundry rooms, exposed brick and over 100 unique layouts. One bedrooms start at $2,505.
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3. Jones Chicago Apartments, 220 W Illinois St, River North
Did someone say floor-to-ceiling glass windows in River North? Talk about perfect view. Convertibles start at $1,825.
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4. JeffJack Apartments, 601 W Jackson, West Loop
You could have private balconies and terraces in selected apartment units. One bedrooms begin at $2,283.
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5. OneEleven Apartments, 111 W Wacker Dr, Loop
The definition of luxurious. Studios begin at $1,882-$2,084.
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6. Aviation Lofts, 1340 S Michigan Ave, South Loop
Just minutes away from all of the urban conveniences! Rental rates starting from $1,700.
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All of these brand new rental communities are simply amazing. Each one has something to offer. Which one is your style?

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