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Kaathis brings flavors of Kolkata to campus

Kaathis brings flavors of Kolkata to campus

Stacey Sheridan & Varsha Kadamandla, Contributing Writers

April 15, 2019


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Kaathis, a new fast casual restaurant on the corner of Lincoln and Belden Avenues, offers a highly thought-out menu of fast, fresh and healthy bowls and rolls. It takes its name from the restaurant’s specialty: kaathi rolls. Consisting of skewered meats and vegetables wrapped in a flatbread called ...

Upscale breakfast spot Yolk to open Lincoln Park location in Chicago

Upscale breakfast spot Yolk to open Lincoln Park location in Chicago

Holyn Thigpen, Contributing Writer

April 8, 2019


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Looking for a new restaurant to check out this quarter? Look no further: Yolk, a celebrated upscale breakfast chain and Chicago staple, is opening its ninth location at N. Fremont St. in Lincoln Park on April 22.  Since its debut in 2006, Yolk has become beloved by Chicagoans for its colorful, revampe...

Bottoms up, Chicago

Bottoms up, Chicago

Doug Klain

March 11, 2019


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

This year, Chicago’s glass is a little fuller. The city recently hopped to the top of the pack to become the brewing capital of the nation, according to a report released by the Brewer’s Association last December. The trade group counts 167 unique breweries in the Chicago area—leaving in the d...

Wahlbergs’ set sights on Chicago

Wahlbergs’ set sights on Chicago

Matthew Zaiff, Contributing Writer

February 25, 2019


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Chicago is often regarded as the food capital of the United States. The Windy City is known for its; pizza, hot dogs, beef sandwiches and, most recently, burgers. Everyone has their preferences. However, a newcomer hopes to disrupt the market. Wahlburgers, the burger chain founded by chef Paul and...

Nearby restaurants ramp up

Nearby restaurants ramp up

William Hopper, Contributing Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

When you think of Chicago food, you probably think of all the big eats the city has: deep dish pizza, hot dogs with very specific toppings, and Italian beef (preferably dipped). However, perhaps now more than ever, the city is offering even more diverse options for hungry customers. From a student’s...

Late-night eats in Lincoln Park

Late-night eats in Lincoln Park

Amber Colón and Lacey Latch

May 14, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

If you’re sick of Dunkin Donuts and Starbucks sandwiches before your morning classes, look no further than Nighthawk AM for all of your gourmet breakfast needs. The child of California-born Nighthawk: Breakfast Bar, Nighthawk AM is a fast-casual dining spot located at 2273 N. Lincoln Ave. After ta...

Cooking her way through the glass ceiling

Cooking her way through the glass ceiling

Amber Colón, Editor in Chief

May 7, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

If you’re looking for the city’s best flan but want to stay true to supporting Latinx-owned businesses, look no further than Casa Yari. Yari Vargas is the owner and chef of the Latin fusion restaurant located at 3268 W. Fullerton Ave. The food is a mixture of Vargas’ Puerto Rican, Guatemalan and Ho...

Sushi you donut want to miss

Sushi you donut want to miss

Lauren Taylor, Contributing Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

Sushi donuts are not pastries – rather, they are sushi rolls formed into the shape of a donut. The only current location where someone would be able to find sushi donuts in Chicago is at Simply Thalia located inside Block 37 off of State Street. Simply Thalia’s menu features three different kinds ...

Beatrix Market brings variety to Loop campus

Beatrix Market brings variety to Loop campus

Mackenzie Born, Contributing Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

DePaul students now have a new food option at the Loop campus after the Tuesday opening of Beatrix Market. Part of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Beatrix Market has presented the perfect mix of convenience and variety for DePaul students and staff. Directly across the street the DePaul Loop campus o...

Post-Paddy’s Day precautions

Post-Paddy’s Day precautions

Ross Greer, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

There is nothing quite like St. Patrick's Day in Chicago – just like there is no hangover quite like the day after.  Whether you decide to spend your holiday at the parade in the Loop or marching around the city on a pub crawl, it’s more than likely you may have had a few too many drinks, and   it...

Rager on the Red Carpet

Rager on the Red Carpet

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV, Food & Drink

The Academy Awards are afoot and as such, The DePaulia has compiled some tools to kick off your viewing party and invigorate your Oscars experience.  Whether you're looking for some snack ideas or ways to get a little tipsy, we've got you covered. You won't have to spend hours scrolling through Pinteres...

“42 Grams”

“42 Grams”

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV, Food & Drink

The general public knows very little about what goes on behind the scenes in the most elite kitchens in the world. Filmmaker Jack C. Newell takes us deep into the culinary universe as he follows Jake Bickelhaupt, a talented chef, as he tries to strive for greatness by opening his own restaurant in Uptown. T...

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