Uptown Restaurant Society

Uptown Restaurant Society

Chicago, Illinois 60614, United States

Created By: Uptown Restaurant Society

Tour Information

Uptown Restaurant Society had its first meeting in January of 2018. Since then, the society has enjoyed a restaurant in the Uptown neighborhood of Chicago every month! Visit each one for a culinary tour of this great neighborhood!

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What You'll See on the Tour

January 2018 Family run Thai restaurant that has been in Uptown for over 30 years! Favorite dishes here include Pad Thai, Pad Kee Mao and Tom Kha Kai along with delicious appetizers such as spring rolls and papaya salad. Vegetarian friendly... Read more
February 2018 This Uptown gem only takes cash and has prices and decor straight out of the 1980's! Great breakfast served all day along with many sandwiches and dinner entrees. Bottomless cup of coffee for only $1.75! Step back in time and ... Read more
March 2018 Delicious Ethiopian food in Uptown! make sure you get the sambusas and the cinnamon tea - it works best to order and eat as a group. from their website: Tesfa’s family originates from a small village in the southernmost part of... Read more
April 2018 Shan has the most delicious samosas and chai tea! The Palak Aloo and Butter Chicken (Chicken Makhani) are two of our favorites. from their website: Shan Restaurant offers delicious dining, takeout and delivery to Chicago, IL. Sha... Read more
May 2018 definitely didn't come here for the ambience but we did stay for the great prices and huge portion sizes! We think it's the best fried rice in town and if you get it to go they will pack that container until it's almost overflowing... Read more
June 2018 Outdoor seating when the weather cooperates, Tank noodle is always busy and always delicious. The flavors in their Pho are mouth watering! Other favorites are the vermicelli noodle dishes and the bahn-mi sandwiches. from their web... Read more
July 2018 and July 2019 many things to choose from in this small but lively street market that runs yearly from mid-July until the end of August. Local restaurants and live entertainment. A true slice of Uptown life! Some of our favorites a... Read more
August 2018 Another wonderful outdoor patio spot in Uptown! the food here is delicious and there is a great variety. Veggie and Gluten-free friendly. The arepas are delicious! come for breakfast, lunch or brunch - last seating at 2:45 pm. C... Read more
September 2018 We got our food to go and went to enjoy it on one of the society member's porch! The spring rolls with peanut sauce are delicious! They have a variety of Bahn Mi sandwiches and Pho as well. There is also a wide variety of smo... Read more
October 2018 Futatsuki Ramen We had a great time at Futatsuki - not a lot of variety and not super veggie friendly but if you're looking for ramen or traditional Japanese curry - this is the place to go https://www.facebook.com/futatsukiram... Read more
November 2018 Pokiology! yummmmm! Pokiology serves up the Hawaiian dish Poke to order - you build your own bowl. Similar to sushi, but made in a bowl instead of a roll. https://www.pokiologychi.com/
December 2018 La Ciudad Mexican food is an oasis of style and delicious food tucked away in a strip mall. Parking available - which is rare in Uptown! The mole is a favorite as are the sopes! from their website: La Ciudad offers traditional... Read more
January 2019 Started the year off right with some Oaxacan food! Delicious and a little exotic. Someone got the grasshopper appetizer to share! A little bit of sunshine in our Chicago winter. from their website: http://kiegol.com/ Kie-Gol-La... Read more
February 2019 we had to go on a little field trip to the Ravenswood neighborhood to enjoy this amazing Venezuelan restaurant. The lunch deal is one of the best values in town! The arepas are so delicious and there are great veggie and vegan... Read more


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