Chicago Travel Guide

George travels to Chicago to sample a wide variety of local burgers tied to the Windy City’s meatpacking past. First, he visits downtown Chicago for a famous triple "cheeseborger." Then he stops by a former ...

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Billy Goat Tavern

A visit to this culturally significant burger joint is quite an experience, from the workers trying to upsell you to a bigger burger to the satisfaction you’ll feel when you go for the double cheese, triple patty.

430 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

 
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Butcher & Larder

Chicago’s first sustainable, whole-animal butcher shop, Butcher & Larder receives their meat daily from small Midwestern farms. They cut the meat to order and also offer handmade sausages.

1026 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60642

 
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Chicago O’Hare International Airport

With over 60 dining options, a salon and massage services, this historical airport has every amenity you could need while awaiting your flight.

10000 W O'Hare Ave
Chicago, IL 60666

 
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Hotel Allegro Chicago

In the heart of downtown Chicago, this Kimpton boutique hotel features an evening wine hour, an onsite fitness center and in-room spa services, for a truly luxurious stay.

171 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60601

 
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Kuma’s Corner

Known for its rock-n-roll attitude and menu of 22 burgers named after metal bands, Kuma’s was opened in 2005 and has been a popular spot for Chicago’s metal music lovers and burger enthusiasts ever since.

2900 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60618

 
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Top Notch Beefburgers

Top Notch has been a staple of the south side neighborhood of Beverly since 1942, and they serve a burger made with ground round that lives up to the restaurant’s name.

2116 W 95th St
Chicago, IL 60643

 
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Wiener and Still Champion

This hot dog joint also offers delicious char-grilled burgers, deep fried pickles, country-fried bacon and country-fried gyros.

802 Dempster St
Evanston, IL 60202

 

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