Chicago to do list

All summer festivals (Google and metro mix) – especially the “Taste of’s”
Museums often have a free day. Google and museum websites to find out when.
Shedd aquarium
Navy pier
Art institute
Field museum
Adler planetarium
Adler after dark – 3rd Thursday
Chicago Fed Money Museum
Zoo lights
Signature room in Hancock tower
Museum of science and industry
Sears tower
Millennium park
Richard driehaus museum
Second city
Chicago history museum
Baseball game
Violet hour
Street fests
Brookfield Zoo
Archery bow range
Hotel Lincoln
Architecture tour
Book of Mormon
Avenue Q
Lyric Opera House
Blair street theater
Matthew laelin memorial
Music box
Medieval times – burbs
Headquarters beercade
International museum of surgical science
Vertigo sky lounge
Nature museum
Chicago red stars soccer team
Chicago bliss
The 3D Printer Experience
Randolph Street Market – bring student ID or living social ticket
The Mid – fun club
3 dots and a dash – tiki speakeasy
Nookies for breakfast
Al’s beef
Emporium in wicker park – games and beer
Tweets for burger
Antique Taco – fish tacos
Big star in wicker park tacos
Old town pour house
Old town ale house
Sedgwicks – cardinals bar
Bongo room  brunch
Bagel on broadway and Barry
Untitled (speakeasy whisky)
FudgePot – taffy apple with walnuts
Bub City
Cafe barbareeba for sangria
Twisted baker
Goose island MBA
Suite lounge in old town.
Cheesers in Wrigleyville- strong Chicago beer
Publican – pork
Topo gigio
Wild for burgers
Grange Hall Burger Bar
Champagne lounge
Edgewater lounge
Molly’s cupcakes
Eataly (Nutella)
90 miles cuban cafe
Green Mill Cocktail lounge
Chicago diner – vegetarian
Mana food bar – vegetarian
Mindy’s HotChocolate – Wicker
Lillie’s q – wicker
The barrelhouse flat – bacon beignets – upstairs pool room
Drawing room
Takashi – Michelin star
Longman and eagle – Michelin star $8 cocktails
Lockwood restaurant
Twin anchors
The Wit- 4pm roof
Del Seoul
Honey butter fried chicken
Butcher and burger
Umai (best ramen)
Updown Cigar
Tesa Cigar Company
Glazed and Infused
Donut Vault
Jenis ice cream
Old Town farmers market – summertime Wednesdays and Saturdays; great breakfasts and samples
Prasino – wicker park
Bacon and eggs
Two sparrows
Intelligentsia coffee in Mariano’s. Also in Old Town
Friend sushi
Japonais (go in march after morimoto takes over)
The pump room – deep dish chocolate chip cookie
Pho 777
Delilah’s (whisky-get hirsch 16)
111 w Hubbard (new bar in October)
Chicago distillery
Water tower mall
Hershey factory and ghiredeli store
Lilly Q
Melrose for pancakes
Dunley brunch
Mindy’s Hot Chocolate
Luxbar – manhattan/whiskey/moscow mule – Steve Gleich head bartender
Jake mehlnicks for wings
Franks and dogs
Backstage bistro
Bottom Lounge
Lao Zhe zuang
Luckys in Wrigley sandwich
Zebra lounge after 2
Celeste (5am)
Au cheval (best burger)
Place next to gilt bar
Gilt bar library (make reservations)
The office (aviary basement) 3129727641
Green street meats
Maude’s liquor bar
Orbit room
Slurping Turtle – ramen
Le Colonial – top french/vietnamese
Sunda – best sushi
Streeters Tavern – late
Danny’s – late
Hangge Uppe – late
Carol’s – bring $5 cash
Social 25 – late dance
American Junkie – retractable roof
Lou malnati’s
Gino’s East
Stout – build your own bloody mary bar
Cafe Iberico – tapas and always space
Donut Vault truck – (chocolate donut) twitter
Billy Goat tavern – old
Marge’s Still – old
Kuma burger
Pronto za – great Scott pizza (garlic)
The Alley
Pick Me Up Cafe – vegan
Chicago Comics
Ja grill – Jamaican
Owner is tony Coates. Knows Kirby and Alicia
Tank Noodle
Demera (Ethiopian)
Kameya (ramen)
Girl and the Goat
Duke of Perth
Super top list
Schwa – go on off night
El ideas

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