Category Archives: Chicago

GINO’S NORTH PIZZA – EDGEWATER -Loyola U. 1/2021 – Indoor dining & C-19 takeout

GINO’S NORTH PIZZA -1111 West Granville Ave., Chicago, Illinois  60660, (773)465-1616   www.ginosnorth.com Peggy who worked many years in the kitchen & made the best pizzas has died 1/2021.  Those who knew her admired this marvelous woman who was 91 yrs. old.  … Continue reading

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Quartino Restaurant

626 N State St., Chicago, IL 60654, quartinochicago.com, (312) 698-5000 Q-tips say: Yes, go and enjoy. We were celebrating our son’s BD with our Daughter in law. They have two outdoor seating areas. We were seated in the upstairs outdoor … Continue reading

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Chicago Botanical Gardens

1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe, IL 60022 – chicagobotanic.org Q-tips say: YES see it! Went with our Son & Daughter in Law and had a great time outside walking around, enjoying the sites. It is FREE but you have to … Continue reading

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Klairmont Kollections 11/2020

Klairmont Kollections –  3117 N Knox,  Chicago,  (773) 685-1904,     klairmontkollections.com    You buy your tickets at the door. No need to pre-order unless you want to see their special events.  Free parking in their lot. Went with our Daughter in … Continue reading

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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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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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