Original Playboy Mansion
The sexual revolution pretty much started in the basement ‘grotto’ of this 1899 mansion. Chicago magazine impresario Hugh Hefner bought...
Dressed up like a misplaced hunting cabin, the Lodge has a bit more polish than most of its neighbors on Division St. A Wurlitzer...
This friendly Middle Eastern joint has been pumping out falafel and pita sandwiches for more than 30 years. For something leafy try the...
1252 N Wells St · interesting places nearby
Another favorite among Chicago’s high-end Mexican restaurants, Priscila Satkoff’s place has elevated ceviche (seafood marinated in lemon or lime juice, garlic and seasonings) and chiles rellenos (stuffed poblano peppers that are batter-fried) to an art. Many other items come slathered in heavenly mole (chili and chocolate sauce). The festive interior features high ceilings and bold colors. Create bright colors in your head by trying some of the 60 tequilas, including some rare, oak-barrel-aged numbers.