Iliya Gutin


Hunger Strike | Lord of the Fried

Despite its emphasis on deep frying, all’s well at Lincoln Square’s Isla Pilipina.


May 31, 2013

Hunger Strike: The strange case of Dr. Gelée and Mr. Fries

The Promontory, the Hyde Park branch of Longman & Eagle, will be opening soon.


May 17, 2013

Hunger Strike | One of these wings (is not like the others)


April 30, 2013

Hunger Strike | Doppel-burger


April 12, 2013

For you are crust, and to crust you shall return

Logan Square's new pizza joint Reno experiments with wood-fired bagels and spinach salad.


March 7, 2013

Hunger Strike: A macautionary tale

Fat Rice has the pickles, but does it have the heart?


February 22, 2013

Hunger Strike | Tacopocalypse Now

While Antique Taco doesn't reinvent the wheel, its fiery bowl of Chorizo Chili and its Chicken Tinga tacos, among other signature dishes, put Big Star to shame.


February 1, 2013

Hunger Strike | New kid on the block

If you like goat and good burgers, then as far as diners are concerned, Little Goat may be the place for you.


January 17, 2013

Hunger Strike: Barbe-Q.E.D.

Irvington BBQ spot irrefutably smokes out competition with its many meats.


November 27, 2012

Hunger Strike | Ramen to that

Don't let the fancy appetizers distract you: Slurping Turtle is ramen heaven.


November 9, 2012