Business Trip?   Shopping Trip?  You have to eat lunch!   In Chicago, a few places come to mind and you won’t be disappointed.

A Chicago Dog!

A Chicago Dog!

Are you craving a Chicago “dog” ?  Head to Portillo’s on West Ontario.  Hotdogs any way you like! Each Portillo’s has a theme.  The Chicago restaurant features the 30s, 40s and gangsters. The service is quick and entertaining and the hotdogs are tasty. How about a sandwich and chips?  Head to the Corner Bakery Cafe.  It’s on the corner of St. Clair and Erie.  We have eaten there a couple of times. Both times were a tasty break from meeting and shopping and the wait staff was patient with Southerners. There are several locations and if you are in a hurry, it is a good place to go.  After lunch, rent a tandem bike from Bobby’s Bike Hike.  You can ride 25 miles along the Lakefront Trail and burn a few calories before dinner! Great food! Great experiences! Sally

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About Sally Shore

I joined the Aladdin Team in 2009 and I write and edit Aladdin's Travel Diary and the Aladdin Compass. I also manage our Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, and LinkedIn accounts. Ricky and I have three adult children and two daughters in-law and traveling with them makes for wonderful memories! We have visited Great Britain, Spain, Holland, Italy, Austria, the Loire Valley in France and Hong Kong. A 188 mile rafting trip in the Grand Canyon is our most recent family memory and I recommend it to all! 2016 was an exciting year for us... a grandchild joined our family... It's a girl!

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