The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

El cocinero Luis Eduardo Prado limpia su estación en La Chilangueada, el restaurante está abierto desde 2004.

Meseros en Chicago expresan preocupación con nuevas restricciones del coronavirus

Elana Garay November 2, 2020

Los meseros latinos en Chicago enfrentan desafíos con la llegada del invierno y con nuevas  regulaciones del coronavirus.  El coronavirus ha provocado que los meseros latinos sigan las regulaciones...

Wearing a mask against the spread of the new coronavirus, Eduardo Loyola boxes a pizza for delivery at the Zaza Pizzeria in Mexico City, Sunday, May 3, 2020.

Delivery apps see increase in sales during coronavirus pandemic

Kinise Jordan May 8, 2020

Gregory Hatchett felt the need to continue supporting his favorite independent restaurant, El Mercadito, located in Logan Square. As he waited for the restaurant to bring his food out, he noticed an UberEATS...

A woman walks on the sidewalk in front of NorthShore Skokie Hospital sign in Skokie, Ill., Friday, March 27, 2020. Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued a stay-at-home order for the entire state, which went into effect on March 21, 2020 and lasts through at least April 7.

Volunteers deliver meals to hospitals during coronavirus crisis

Associated Press April 18, 2020

A group of chefs, restaurant owners, consultants, doctors, law students and others has come up with a way to put restaurant workers who were thrown out of work by the coronavirus crisis back in the kitchen...

Fried rice.

Asian dishes you can make at home

Carly Travis April 17, 2020

“Chinese Virus.”  Early in March, those are the words President Donald Trump used in reference to the current coronavirus outbreak. After hearing the term, many government officials, Chinese and...

DSTRKT Bar & Grill worker prepares pizzas to give-out to first-responders.

Latino-owned restaurant provides food to first-responders: ‘We’re all in this together’

Hillary Flores, La DePaulia Editor-in-Chief April 2, 2020

As the virus continues to spread, with 5,994 reported cases of COVID-19, one Latino-owned Chicago restaurant came together to deliver individual food packages to first- responders. Frank Maza and Joy...

Una trabajadora del restaurante DSTRKT Bar & Grill prepara pizzas para distribuir al personal de primeros auxilios.

Restaurante de dueños latinos provee alimentos a trabajadores de primeros auxilios: ‘Estamos todos juntos en esto’

Hillary Flores, La DePaulia Editor-in-Chief April 1, 2020

A medida que el virus continúa propagándose, con 5,994 casos reportados de COVD-19, un restaurante de Chicago de dueños latinos se unió para entregar paquetes de alimentos individualmente al personal...

An inside view of the new Logan Square game cafe.

Play while you dine: Game board cafe now open

Emily Reilly March 1, 2020

Chicago Board Game Cafe officially opened its doors on Valentine’s Day, with a multitude of visitors booking the entire weekend in anticipation of the unique gaming entertainment and high-end cuisine.  This...

Mexican American chef aims to challenge so-called ‘authentic Mexican food’

Mexican American chef aims to challenge so-called ‘authentic Mexican food’

Hannah Mitchell, Multimedia Editor February 24, 2020

One Mexican American chef aims to change the way you think about authentic Mexican cuisine.  Diana Davila, known to be a ‘Mexican-Marvel,’ is the owner of the Logan Square restaurant Mi Tocaya.  The...

Chef Mexicana-Americana tiene el objetivo de desafiar la ‘auténtica comida mexicana’

Chef Mexicana-Americana tiene el objetivo de desafiar la ‘auténtica comida mexicana’

Hannah Mitchell and Maria Guerrero February 24, 2020

Una chef mexicana-americana tiene como objetivo cambiar la forma de cómo ves los ‘auténticos platillos mexicanos.’  Diana Dávila, conocida por ser una "Maravilla Mexicana", es la dueña del...

Fish sandwich with slaw, American cheese, hot sauce, aioli and north star pickles served with house-made potato chips.

Parson’s Chicken & Fish offers delectable food at reasonable price

Keira Wingate, Arts & Life Editor February 24, 2020

The Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago offers a diverse list of restaurants, bars and cafes right off the Fullerton CTA station. The bustling people, DePaul campus and more fill the area with constant...

Big & Little’s offers menu items from burgers with a Greek twist to Hawaiian and Japanese-inspired tacos.

Chicago fusion restaurants give traditional meals a twist with unexpected flavor profiles

Elena King February 10, 2020

The Chicago restaurant scene offers unique options that encompass flavors from countries around the world.  For foodies, restaurateurs and home-cookers alike, restaurants such as Kimski and Big &...

Un automóvil conduce por La Chilangueada en el vecindario de Belmont-Cragin.

Restaurante la Chilangueada recibe subsidio para apoyar negocios locales

Erika Pérez, La DePaulia Managing Editor February 7, 2020

La Chilangueada, ubicada en Belmont Cragin, fue el único local latino en el oeste de Chicago que recibió el ‘West Side United’ subsidio el día de Martin Luther King Jr. El subsidio ofrece un apoyo...

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