Nowadays, everyone’s talking about Chicago. People are in love with the Windy City, and it’s definitely not because of the weather. Chicago has a vibrant music scene, a World Series championship team, and one of the hottest restaurant scenes in the United States.
Eating out isn’t what it used to be, you know, before parenthood, especially when your kids are likely to eat chicken fingers. . . again. Or maybe worse, demand a full-sized meal that costs upwards of $20 only to take two bites. If you’re lucky and have more than one child, perhaps you get to deal with both — and other variations — of these scenarios. Not fun.
Whether you’re dining solo, as a couple or in a group, small plates are a crowd favorite and a deliciously welcome addition to any table. A great way to sample a restaurant’s cuisine, fun to share with friends and perfect if you just want a light snack to complement your cocktail, these tasty dishes are sure to please no matter the occasion. Here are 19 snacks and bites that’ll help you kick your meal off on the right foot:
Tables are filling up fast, but it’s not too late to plan your New Year’s Eve celebration. Here are five great restaurants to welcome 2016, and you have even more great options in the app. From new hot spots to neighborhood favorites, you’ll find it all on Reserve.