Pizza East @ Soho House Chicago

 

I loved visiting the new Soho House with my parents last weekend! They stayed at the hotel for two nights and we got to enjoy the club levels and rooftops along with the chic room. It was a treat. Along with that, we ate at the stellar pizzeria – Pizza East –┬áthat churned out some tasty pies. Continue reading Pizza East @ Soho House Chicago

Compass Bar- Lakeview

My sister and I came across this bar on a lunchtime walk down Diversey. Compass bar opened in February, replacing a few other names that were there before. We ordered a Margherita (+onion) pizza and a chopped salad that came with an overload of chickpeas :).

This pizza has some potential, but […]

Cicchetti Restaurant- Streeterville

Loved the ambiance of this trendy restaurant in Streeterville. Cocktails were tasty and we also had a bread plate with olives, butter, giardinera. Then we shared a “handmade pizza” with tomato, mozzarella, and basil. The waiter also told us that there was Ricotta on the pie, which wasn’t listed on the menu, but we […]

Fred’s at Barney’s-Gold Coast

The whole fam was in town for my gorgeous friend Alyssa’s wedding weekend! We had a blast. On Saturday, the girls (mom, Ariel, and I) had a lovely lunch at the top-floor restaurant of Barney’s. The outdoor seating and upscale decor made for a lovely meal. I had to go for the pizza […]

Westin O’hare Pizza- Rosemont, IL

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I was in Rosemont for company training and the Westin O’hare catered our lunch. At first I was wondering who the pizzeria was because the pies were packed into pizza boxes. In fact, all pizzas were homemade by the Westin chef. The style attempted to mimic a Giordano’s pie with fluffly crust and cheese topping, but it fell short. The cheese was congealed in a weird way, and the crust was not something I wanted to savor when I reached the end of the slice. A bit too dry and flavorless. Not the best representation of Chicago pizza for my new coworkers, but still impressive for the hotel to make them. Continue reading Westin O’hare Pizza- Rosemont, IL