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Portillo's In honor of me, get a Chicago dog loaded with fries and a large Diet Coke.
Portillo's This is the place that specially delivers to our Army men who are deployed.
Taco Grill Salsa Bar Get the pastor tacos, simply the best!!
111 W Ogden Ave, Westmont IL — (630) 353-0964
Penn Station East Coast Subs Chicken teriyaki and fries are delicious!
Portillo's Cake shake is a must!!!
Al Bawadi Grill Try the Motawma from our 100 Best list: Move on to motawma, the ethereal whipped collision of garlic and potatoes that makes the trek to Bridgeview well worth it.
7216 W 87th St, Bridgeview IL — (708) 599-1999
Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse If you're shopping at Oak Brook, Gibson's is a must. Just finished the Caprese and Shrimp Cocktail--to die for! Live trio band after 8 pm!!! An AWESOME place!!!!
2105 Spring Rd, Oak Brook IL — (630) 954-0000
The Bavarian Lodge While the Lodge is beer-heavy, featuring a rotating selection of German and Belgian craft brews, meads and Trappist ales, its Dark and Stormy cocktail is one of the best in or outside the city.
1800 Ogden Ave, Lisle IL — (630) 241-4701
Buona the best strawberry shake I've ever had!
Egg Harbor Cafe The bacado omelet is DELICIOUS!
Lou Malnati's Pizzeria Best deep dish Chicago style pizza in the world. Get The "Malnati Chicago Classic", awesome piles of Italian sausage and gobs of gorgeous cheese and sweet sauce.
Portillo's Order a Chocolate Cake Shake.
Portillo's Chocolate Cake Shake. Enough said.
Bricks Wood Fired Pizza Try the anti-pasto salad! Their balsamic dressing is the best I've ever had!!
Portillo's The ole standby. Dick Portillo is the man
A Toda Madre Everything is awesome, bien trucha tacos are unreal
499 N Main St, Glen Ellyn IL — (630) 474-0969
The Little Popcorn Store Note the address. It's not even a building but rather an alley with a roof smooshed between 2 other bldgs. Still, it's awesome. The popcorn is so tasty. What a treat!
Ivy Had a delicious shark dish (theme for shark week) and a delightful dessert ensemble. Great ambiance coupled with prompt, attentive service made for a very nice dinner.
120 N Hale St, Wheaton IL — (630) 665-2489
Shanes Deli This deli uses Boar's Head meats and cheeses. Free refills on drinks, and you can order half sandwiches. My lunch came to around $5.
201 W Wesley St, Wheaton IL — (630) 690-1423
Chipotle Mexican Grill Fresh, delicious, authentic Mexican food. I love their avocado with chips.

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1.2 mi 1.9 km
#1 Tear-Thumb Trail
Darien, IL
1.2 mi 1.9 km Darien, IL
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Some Mud - parallel to Northgate RD there was lots of mud Nov 30
47 days ago
0.2 mi 0.3 km
#2 Waterfall Glen
Lemont, IL
0.2 mi 0.3 km Lemont, IL
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