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The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern


A tan building with a red awning. A sign above reads “Dave’s Italian Kitchen.” To the left are brick buildings.

Long-standing Evanston eateries comprise a rich restaurant scene

May 25, 2023

Evanston’s food scene is abundant. So much so that Thrillist named it one of the best suburbs in America to “grab good eats.” With brunch, dine-in and take-out options galore, the city has it all.  “Any...

Cinnaholic storefront with glass windows and a photo of a cinnamon roll

Evanston restaurants use Too Good To Go to reduce food waste

February 6, 2023

Madison Houk, manager at Great Harvest Bread Co. on Central Street, said she disliked throwing out all of the bakery’s leftovers at the end of the day. But last year, the bakery joined Too Good To...

As FDA seeks trans fats ban, Evanston restaurants have cut down ingredient

November 14, 2013

Evanston restaurants and food makers will have to get rid of trans fats in their products should the Food and Drug Administration’s steps to ban the ingredient come to fruition. The FDA cited the...

Former Chicago chef Erwin Dreschler and pastry chef Stephanie Samuels prepare dinner courses for a group of personal friends at the pop-up restaurant on Chicago Avenue.

Restaurant owner introduces pop-up restaurant to Evanston

February 21, 2013

Eric Singer rearranged tables, organized about 200 pieces of glassware and sent in a frying equipment for repair, all in preparation for a dinner Wednesday at his new restaurant at 1307 Chicago Ave. And...

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