All posts tagged "Italian"

  • Raviolo at Davanti Enoteca

    Just about every Italian restaurant on Taylor Street, in Little Italy, serves the same lineup: penne with vodka sauce, eggplant parm and veal milanese. But...

  • Gelato at Labriola Cafe

      I usually just go for the pizza, or maybe a sandwich; I’ve even come to love the powdered sugar-dusted coffeecake. But for some reason,...

  • Gnocchi from Franco’s

      Evidently, my post last Thursday, (the Top 5 overrated Italian joints in Chicago), revealed there is clearly a passionate base out there, willing to defend...

  • Top 5 Italian Restaurants in Chicago

    I realize the sheer number of Italian restaurants in our area makes this a somewhat daunting proposition. After last week’s “overrated” edition, I’m turning to...