Monthly Archives: January 2016

West Loop, Chicago

Nia Mediterranean Tapas

Hidden among the new and flashier restaurants along Chicago’s Randolph Street in the West Loop lies an understated Mediterranean hideaway. Nia Mediterranean Tapas is a warm and homey space, serving Mediterranean tapas, or “meze,” as they are known in Greece

Lincoln Park, Chicago

Kings Bowl

After a hiatus over the holidays and some traveling, Chritiques is back – and just in time to talk about a fun new spot, perfect for cold weather activities! Until recently, I associated bowling alleys with greasy pizza, cheap beer, and