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Taste of Chicago Pop-Up Restaurant

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The 36th Annual Taste of Chicago, July 6-10 in Grant Park, will once again include the popular feature of Pop-Ups, restaurants that literally pop up for just a day or two. This year's festival includes eleven new Pop-Ups. Food and beverage ticket strips will be available for purchase at the festival.

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** Humana Healthier Choice

Arami (Wed) - New **

1829 W. Chicago Ave.

  • Buta Hara (Grilled Berkshire Pork Belly)
  • Takoyaki (Fried Octopus Fritters)

Taste Portions:

  • Buta Hara (Grilled Berkshire Pork Belly)
  • Seaweed Salad

BRGRBELLY (Wed, Thur) - New

5691 N. Milwaukee Ave.

  • Easy Rider Burger
  • Old Time Religion Burger
  • Midnight Special Burger

Taste Portions:

  • Easy Rider
  • Almost Famous Butter Cookies (Bag of 4)

Demera Ethiopian Restaurant (Sun) - New **

4801 N. Broadway

  • Chicken Sambussa (3 Pieces)
  • Vegetarian Messob Misir Wat and Tikle Gomen
  • Ye-Siga Wat w/side Gomen

Taste Portions:

  • Chicken Sambussa (1 Piece)
  • Vegetarian Messob Misir Wat and Tikle Gomen

Doom Street Eats (Thur) - New

Located at Markets throughout Chicago

  • Spinach Artichoke Quesadillas w/Chimichurri Sauce
  • Bourbon BBQ Pulled Pork Slider
  • Buffalo Chicken Tacos w/Blue Cheese

Taste Portions:

  • Spinach Artichoke Quesadillas w/Chimichurri Sauce
  • Fried Bacon Ranch Mac & Cheese Bites

Garifuna Flava: A Taste of Belize (Sun)

2518 W. 63rd St.

  • Panades (4 count)
  • Jerk Chicken w/Rice & Beans & Plantain
  • Fried Ripe Plantains (6 count)

Taste Portions:

  • Panades (2 count)
  • Fried Ripe Plantains (3 count)

Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken (Fri, Sat) - New

847 W. Fulton Market

  • 2 Piece White (1 breast & 1 wing)
  • 2 Piece Dark (1 thigh & 1 leg)

Taste Portions:

  • 1 Wing
  • 1 Leg

Jin Ju Restaurant (Wed) **

5203 N. Clark St.

  • Chap Chae
  • Bulgogi
  • Daeji Kalbi

Taste Portions:

  • Chap Chae
  • Kimchi

MAD Social (Fri) - New

1140 W. Madison St.

  • Havarti Mac & Cheese
  • Seafood Ceviche
  • Chicken & Waffle

Taste Portions:

  • Havarti Mac & Cheese
  • Seafood Ceviche

nana (Sun) - New **

3267 S. Halsted St.

  • Avocado Fries (4 pieces)
  • Cauliflower Salad
  • Cubano Sandwich

Taste Portions:

  • Avocado Fries (2 pieces)
  • Cauliflower Salad

Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine (Wed, Thur) - New

5212 N. Clark St.

  • Fried Wisconsin Cheese Curds in Beer Batter w/Dill Crème Fraîche
  • Aged Gouda Ice Cream w/Chocolate and Caramel Sauce in a Waffle Bowl

Taste Portions:

  • Fried Wisconsin Cheese Curds in Beer Batter w/Dill Crème Fraîche
  • Aged Gouda Ice Cream w/Chocolate and Caramel Sauce and Waffle Cone Pieces

Pork & Mindy's (Fri, Sat) - New

1623 N. Milwaukee Ave.

  • Bao to the Pork
  • Pig Candy BLT
  • Sweet Potato Potato Salad

Taste Portions:

  • Bao to the Pork Taste
  • Pig Candy (3 half slices)

Puffs of Doom (Fri)

Located at Markets throughout Chicago

  • Sweet Puffs (Flavors: Salted Caramel Chocolate, Banana Coconut Nutella)
  • Ice Cream Puffs (Flavors: Cookies N Cream, Mint Chocolate Chip)
  • Savory Puffs (Flavors: Korean BBQ, Jalapeño Popper Chicken)

Taste Portions:

  • Sweet Puff: Banana Coconut Nutella
  • Savory Puff: Bacon Ranch Mac & Cheese

Riva (Sat)

700 E. Grand Ave., Navy Pier

  • Seafood Gumbo
  • Shrimp Boil
  • Shrimp Ceviche

Taste Portions:

  • Seafood Gumbo
  • Shrimp Ceviche

Rojo Gusano (Wed, Thur) - New

3830 W. Lawrence Ave.

  • Korean BBQ Taco
  • Esquites (Corn)
  • Butternut Squash Taco

Taste Portions:

  • Korean BBQ Taco
  • Esquites (Corn)

Stan's Donuts & Coffee (Thur, Fri)

2800 N. Clark St.

  • Glazed Donut
  • Biscoff Pocket
  • Lemon Pistachio Old Fashioned

Taste Portions:

  • Mini Glazed Donut
  • Mini Biscoff Pocket

Taco in a Bag (Sat, Sun) - New **

4603 N. Lincoln Ave.

  • Big Jim Reeves
  • Reverse Coney (Vegetarian)
  • Norberto

Taste Portions:

  • Junior Big Jim
  • Reverse Coney (Vegetarian)

Yum Dum (Sat, Sun)

Located throughout Chicago

  • Pork Belly Bao (2)
  • Kimcheesy Fries

Taste Portions:

  • Pork Belly Bao
  • Kimcheesy Fries
   

 

 

 

Dates:
July 6-10, 2016

 

 

 

Hours:
July 6-8: 11 am - 9 pm, July 9 & 10: 10 am - 9 pm. Ticket sales end at 8:30 pm

 

 

 

Location:
Grant Park
Jackson & Columbus
Chicago, IL 60602

 

 

 

Admission:  FREE

Food and beverage tickets are sold in strips of 12 tickets for $8.50 (includes $2.50 charge for Taste amenities).

“Taste Of” portions priced at $2.50 or less.

Food and beverage ticket strips will be available for purchase at the festival.

 

 

 

Public Transportation:
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