It’s a very simple approach to American food. You’re going to find a variety of appetizers, salads, and a lot of unique sandwiches. Over the last 2 years that we’ve been here, we find a lot of our neighborhood comes here twice to three times a week because they’re going to find it’s going to…

D.S. Tequila Company is a THE party spot on North Halsted for small or large groups looking for a fun destination in Lakeview, Chicago. Awesome burgers, great tacos, & premium tequila – setting the standard for good times & unforgettable memories.

Chef and Co-Owner Joe Calabrese sits down with devHour.tv at Zia’s newest location in Lakeview. “Zia’s Lago VIsta is a Chicago Italian Restaurant that features regional Italian cuisine in a warm, relaxed setting and is modeled off our Edison Park location. It’s always been a neighborhood restaurant. When designed this restaurant we toured a lot…

Executive Chef Tony Scruggs talks BBQ with devHour.tv  “Most customers when they first walk in are immediately impressed by the size. Both rooms have something different to offer. A lot of people are amazed at the fact that we have a retractable glass sky light. Which is the largest one in the city, as well.…

Chef Alex Negrete explains how Blokes and Birds aspires to be the place that fits you like your most comfy sweater. “Blokes & Birds is a public house. But more than that, it manifests our personal affinity with English Pub Culture. Take a dash of world travel, a love of brilliant food & drink, a…

Milt’s BBQ for the Perplexed Executive Chef Bryan Gryka tells devHour.tv about this Kosher BBQ restaurant, in Lakeview. “We started to call it nuvo chic or casual chic. We wanted it to be fun…everything was very thought out and planned. As we are kosher we don’t do anything with pork, we do beef ribs. People…

Maria Rodriguez treats us to some traditional entrées and some new vegan favorites, at her Lakeview restaurant. “El Nuevo Mexicano was opened by my Uncle and Aunt in 1983 as a traditional Mexican restaurant and over the years we’ve developed a menu that has fresh fish, seafood, and now we’re offering a lot of vegan…

General Manager Mark Bruscianelli chats with devHour.tv about this family run, Italian restaurant in Lakeview. “We serve good, wholesome, home-cooked meals. Old World Italian recipes are the secret of our success. We prepare all our meals with top grade ingredients: lean meat, fresh poultry, real 100% cheese, unbleached flour, absolutely nothing but the freshest tomatoes,…

Chef & Owner Chef Stefano Roman tells devHour.tv why Pizza Rustica is so much more than the name suggests. “People always ask why our name includes ‘pizza’, when we offer so much more.  The answer is, because that’s how it all began back in 2005: pizza, plus a few blackboard specials, in a tiny storefront…

Managing Owner, Israel Sanchez, gives us a tour of this busy Lakeview spot. “Cesar’s is a family restaurant that’s been around for 23 years and this particular location has been around 12 years. Our menu consists of various recipes that have been carried on through generations. We pride ourselves in many of our dishes being…