79 "Serious Take-Out Operation" restaurants in Chicago.
Pequod's is a Chicago staple when it comes to deep dish pizza, and it's awesome.
Lou Malnati's is a classic Chicago deep-dish pizza spot, and the one we rely on.
A fish shack on the South Side that everyone should visit at least once. Calumet Fisheries is a true classic.
Funky, fresh, and delicious. Big & little's is one of the best and most interesting restaurants you can eat at.
Chicken Kalamata and crack fries is one of the best meals in town. Tina Fey agrees.
A rooster thunderdome full of hot dogs, Italian beefs, and chocolate cake shakes.
Baker Miller is a Lincoln Square bakery and cafe that mills their own flour. They make great savory and sweet items.
PQM is an excellent little cafe. We only wish it stayed open later.
Birrieria Zaragoza - goat taco capital of Chicago. Seriously, if you consider yourself a taco aficionado then you need to try this place.
Crisp is one of Chicago's best wing spots, and it's all about the Seoul Sassy jumbo wings here. Get them delivered or pop in for a quick bite.
Pizza pot pies in old gangster digs. A Lincoln Park classic.
3 Greens Market has a lot going on: Small Cheval burgers, Dillman's pastrami, salad bar, coffee, booze, and ping pong. Feel free to hang out.
Quick, easy, and delicious Southern style fried chicken. Roost Carolina Kitchen is a great spot.