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Best Food Trucks In Chicago

Get in line at one of these food trucks and your endorphins will thank you.

06/19/2013

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Best Pulled Pork In Chicago

Savor the pulled pork dishes at these five Chicago barbecue spots.

05/22/2013

BBQ Wing Rack

Best Grilling Gadgets For Your Summer Cookouts

Everyone longs for summer, barbecues, and cookouts. Whatever your specialty, there are grilling gadgets galore to make the job easier and even more fun.

05/13/2013

Firefighters battle a blaze at Lillie's Q restaurant in Bucktown on March 15, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Fire Closes Popular Bucktown BBQ Restaurant

A late-night fire believed to have started in a hot water heater in the basement significantly damaged a popular Bucktown barbecue restaurant, and apartments located above.

03/15/2013

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Best BBQ Summer Side Dishes

In the barbecue genre, smoked proteins are, and always will be, the big hog on the menu. In many cases, they are dominant to a fault. Other menu items become a distant afterthought, to the point where a side dish may consist of a single, sad slice of discount white bread. Thankfully, some of the best local ‘cue joints are wise to the importance of backing up the headliners with stellar supporting dishes, and adding a gourmet flair to the far corners of the menu. Here are some of the standouts.

07/02/2012

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Best Spicy Food In Chicago

For those who like it hot, hot, hot, restaurants around Chicago are serving up different kinds of spices in all sorts of unique ways.

06/06/2012

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Barn & Company: A New Chicago BBQ Bar

You can smell the smoker used at Barn & Company, a BBQ bar, a block away. The atmosphere is overwhelmingly fun! The layout is as big as a barn, the lighting is warehouse-bright, and the wood walls are adorned with pigs…

01/26/2012

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Best Barbecue In Chicago

Some fantastic chefs have taken styles from around the country to provide Chicagoans with the whole spectrum of barbecue flavor.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2010

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Chicago’s Best Korean Barbecue

A grill right in the center of your table. The aromas of the searing kalbi (short ribs) and bulgogi (marinated beef.) Aren’t the descriptions alone enough to make you want to hit up the nearest Korean barbecue restaurant? Here are five suggestions.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2010