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Texan BBQ Serves a Taste of the South

Texan BBQ Serves a Taste of the South

Mady Borst

February 21, 2019

The outdoors unpleasantly greeted me with the bitter air. Cold winds lashed against my face as soon as I stepped out of the car. I was yearning to be somewhere much warmer. I walked up the deep brown, rustic steps of the Texas-themed diner. After walking through the entrance, I transported from suburban...

Breaking Bread Breaks from the Norm

Breaking Bread Breaks from the Norm

Mady Borst

January 17, 2019

I was in quite an ordinary setting, surrounded by red and gray walls, pleasant lighting, and the aroma of fresh goods. I walked inside Breaking Bread, holding the same expectations as I do for every sit-in deli. After taking a look at the menu and seeing mac n’ cheese bites and a vast variety...

Hand Crafted Pizza Co.: not exactly crafted to perfection

Hand Crafted Pizza Co.: not exactly crafted to perfection

Mady Borst

October 23, 2018

I was driving on Algonquin Road when I noticed a new pizza place to my right. I pulled into the parking lot to get a better look, and glanced at what appeared to be a cozy sit-in parlor, with welcoming yellow lights. Being a pizza lover, I was eager to try out Hand Crafted Pizza Co., which is located to ...

Cucina Bella: The Go-to Place for Italian Food

Cucina Bella: The Go-to Place for Italian Food

Mady Borst

September 26, 2018

I admired the red and yellow hues from the stained-glass windows as they shined onto the brick walls. I cherished every bite I took of my authentic, savory meal, and enjoyed the Italian music playing in the background of each family and friend’s conversation. It’s no wonder why Cucina Bella was ...

Restaurant Review: Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen offers many meal choices to choose from

Restaurant Review: Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen offers many meal choices to choose from

Mawa Iqbal

May 21, 2015

espite the lengthy commute, long waiting time, and prices that lean more towards the expensive side, this restaurant is definitely the place to go for seafood lovers looking to spice up their Friday night dinners with some flavors from the deep South. Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen, located about an ho...

Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria Pleases Many in a Specific Season

Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria Pleases Many in a Specific Season

Mawa Iqbal

February 24, 2015

he melodies of festive carols fill the air of stores and restaurants, the green and red lights twinkle underneath a white bed of snow, and the buzz of last minute shopping has never been more prevalent. The most wonderful time of the year was indeed here, and what better thing to do for Christmas, th...

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