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Portable pockets are popping up all around the city

Portable pockets are popping up all around the city

Rachel Fernandez

September 18, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Customers rotate in and out of a modern fast-casual restaurant called 5411 Empanadas. Some of the people coming through order with haste and begin to eat their carefully crafted empanadas as they walk out the door while others sit down to enjoy their Latin American-inspired hand-pies. Read More »...

Dipping into football season

Dipping into football season

Matt Koske and Rachel Fernandez

September 18, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Football season is underway. Unfortunately, here at DePaul that doesn’t significantly affect our day-to-day shenanigans, other than maybe tuning in at one of the Lincoln Park bars, finding a stream of your favorite team on Reddit or perhaps constantly refreshing our phones in hopes for points in fan...

Chicago ranked best city in the world by Time Out

Chicago ranked best city in the world by Time Out

Maddy Crozier

December 2, 2016


Filed under Focus

Those who think Chicago is the best place to live might now have evidence to back it up. An extensive survey of nearly 20,000 people in 18 different countries found that, when it comes to the things that make a city great, Chicago ranked highest across the board. The Time Out City Index comes from...

New food hall offers quick bites near DePaul’s Loop campus

New food hall offers quick bites near DePaul’s Loop campus

Maddy Crozier

September 12, 2016


Filed under Focus

The Loop’s largest lunch destination stands only a six-minute walk from the heart of DePaul’s Loop campus. Revival Food Hall (125 S. Clark St.) boasts 15 distinctive fast-casual booths of both Chicago’s rising favorites and debuts from acclaimed local chefs. This collective of Chicago’s most...

How to reconcile your snack stash with nutritional food

How to reconcile your snack stash with nutritional food

Leah Hasdan

September 11, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Forget your Dorito inspired microwavable nachos and Kylie Jenner’s take on ramen stir-fry (though you should know, the necessary ingredients to recreate her recipe may be found in the Student Center’s ETC store). Read More »...

Trucking along: DePaul junior manages food truck

Trucking along: DePaul junior manages food truck

Jessica Villagomez

September 27, 2015


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

By 7 a.m., DePaul Theatre School student Mike Russo is on his way to DePaul’s campus. Russo needs to make sure he gets a good parking spot, between Kenmore and Fullerton Avenues, on a two-way street, and at least 200 feet away from any place that sells food. Read More »...

Chicago tea shops becoming a popular spot for drinks and comfort

Jackson Danbeck

July 6, 2015


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

In Adagio Tea, across the street from Starbucks, almost everyone is smelling the exotic teas. One couple spent perhaps 15 minutes smelling. The woman lead the way, giving each tea a whiff and her judgement. The man, following behind, smiled and agreed. Read More »...

Going vegetarian in Chicago

Hannah Ward

June 22, 2015


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Farmers markets line Chicago’s streets and parks, new diets for swimsuit season fill Pinterest boards and refreshing drinks and salads replace chili and hot chocolate on restaurant menus. It’s the season of the vegetarian in Chicago. Read More »...

Nando’s opens first Chicago location

Nando’s opens first Chicago location

Erin Yarnall and Carolyn Duff

May 31, 2015


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

As any student who has studied abroad in the United Kingdom or South Africa can tell you, Nando’s is incredible. The South African-based restaurant is an interesting take on casual dining, with a Mozambican/Portuguese themed dishes of peri-peri chicken. Read More »...

Tacos: A Chicago food staple

Tacos: A Chicago food staple

Sarah Perkins

May 3, 2015


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Known for its over-the-top hot dogs and deep-dish pizzas, Chicago adds another food staple to its repertoire: the taco. Don’t be fooled: the small, simple dish packs a punch with authentic and interesting takes. And they’re certainly not those hard shell excuses found at a certain bell-branded...

Review: Good Stuff Eatery serves great burgers

Review: Good Stuff Eatery serves great burgers

Zachary Stevens

February 18, 2015


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Good Stuff Eatery is a chic, urban restaurant that serves top-notch burgers, fries and milkshakes. And when I first heard of a burger restaurant opening up in the Loop I couldn’t resist making my way over there as soon as I could. Read More »...

DePaul’s Dining services revamps Lincoln Park dining options

DePaul’s Dining services revamps Lincoln Park dining options

Christian Ianniello

January 18, 2015


Filed under Campus News, News

From lobster rolls to apple pie ice cream floats, DePaul’s dining services are constantly adapting to new trends. The transition from fall to winter quarter brought about many dramatic changes to the university’s food service. Read More »...

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