Category Archives: Chicago

Shedd Aquarium in Chicago 10/13/2020

1200 S Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60605 – (312) 939-2438 – sheddaquarium.org Q-tips say: Go and enjoy. Went on a “FREE DAY” for Ill residents. C-19 rules: 1. make a reservation for a specific time & always wear your … Continue reading

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L Woods Tap & Pine Lodge – in Lincolnwood, IL

It has been a few years since we went to L Woods. But C-19 prompted us to go again. The other half had: BABY BACK RIBS – dry rub, barbecue or spicy devil sauce I had: FRENCH ONION SOUP AU … Continue reading

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GINO’S NORTH PIZZA – EDGEWATER -Loyola U. 8/2020 – Indoor dining & C-19 takeout

GINO’S NORTH PIZZA -1111 West Granville Ave., Chicago, Illinois  60660, (773)465-1616   www.ginosnorth.com   YES, YES, YES, say the Q-Tips – Do yourself a favor and go during the Christmas holidays, they decorate, decorate & decorate. No, not related to Gino’s chain restaurant. … Continue reading

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Shaw’s Crab House 9/2/2020

SHAW’S CRAB HOUSE 21 E Hubbard St | Chicago, IL 60611 | (312)527-2722 – http://www.shawscrabhouse.com After a long walk along the “Riverwalk” we decided to walk to Shaw’s.  Each Q started with a cup of  “Lobster Bisque ” and ordered  … Continue reading

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CHICAGO’S RIVERWALK 9/2/2020

CHICAGO RIVERWALK – 400 E Lower Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL, www.cityofchicago.org Q-tips say:    Mrs. Q says:  The Riverwalk is open.  The downtown area  & Magnificent Mile is safe.  We saw many of our Chicago’s Finest patrolling the road  & sidewalks. … Continue reading

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Pearl’s Southern Comfort Food Rest. 9/10/2020

PEARL’S Southern Comfort Food Rest. –  5352 N Broadway St., Chicago,  – (773) 754-7419  http://pearlschicago.com Update: I know I said,”NEVER AGAIN,” but the manager, Matthew, contacted me & wanted to know what my concerns were.  So yes, we went back and … Continue reading

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RIP’S TAVERN in LADD, ILL 8/2020

Rip’s Tavern– 311 N Main Ave, Ladd, IL 61329 (815) 894-3051, www.ripschicken.com  Accepts Credit Card: Yes, but has an ATM machine Parking: Street- not a problem. Attire: Casual, Good for Groups: Yes,  Full Bar. Outdoor eating. Following C-19 regulations. Q-Tips … Continue reading

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Graceland Cemetery 8/2020

Mrs. Q says: Just when you might have thought to walk thru Graceland cemetery which is full of history & haunting, since you are a little bored due to C-19 & would not have to worry too much about masks/social … Continue reading

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Cafe la Cave

8/11/2020 – 2777 Mannheim Rd., Des Plaines, IL 60018, (847) 827-7818, http://ccafelacave.net The Q Tips & long time friends went for dinner and enjoyed the company, drinks, delicious meal, ambiance & service. First appetizers – cocktail shrimp, Lobster Bisque. The … Continue reading

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Farm Barn – 8/2020 Edgewater – 1133 W Granville Ave Chicago, IL 60660

Sign said: Closed due to C-19. Not sure if that means permanently or temporarily.

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