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Tag: Best of Chicago 2014
Best underground dining
Relish Underground Dining
Best New Seafood Restaurant Spawned by a Bagel Shop
Prices are as reasonable as the food is good.
Best Cheese Purveyors
Top sellers include the apricot Gouda, blueberry goat cheese, and smoked mozzarella string cheese.
Best Norm Van Lier-like Effort
Not too bad for the 26th pick in the 2009 draft
Best Designer of Sparkly Fetishwear
Sex play’s supposed to be fun, so why shouldn’t it look fun?
Best Dada Primer Without the Urinals
Annie Arnoult Beserra’s work resurrects a Weimar-era performer who embodied Dada’s anarchic gravitas.
Best New Book by a Former Chicago Golden Gloves Champ
When he describes an ass whoopin’, you know he knows what he’s talking about.
Best Place to Pretend You’re Robert De Niro
Pretending he’s Louis Prima, that is
Best Throwback Pop Band That’s Sweeter Than Its Name
The band’s charmingly wistful, borderline ramshackle tunes make it sound like they just leaped out of a time machine from the mid-60s.
Best Mayoral Press Release
Rahm sees the forest for the trees.
Best Midweek Burlesque Break
Expect plenty of feathers, tassels, and nylon stockings in a lair that might not quite be the Admiral, but isn’t that far off either.
Best local fashion blog or blogger