Friday Night-Fun Night

I had such a fun night with my beautiful daughter Sara!  We started our evening with a perfect dinner at David’s Bistro in Antioch (David’s Bistro Website).   Entering from Main Street (Route 83) a pleasant hostess greeted us at the door and she quickly sat us at a table for two.            Surf and Turf was the evening …

Chicago Woodfire Pizza Co; Gurnee Mills, IL

Chicago Woodfire Pizza Co is a modern pizza establishment in Gurnee, attached to the Gurnee Mills Mall, off of Route 132 and Hunt Club Rd. They are the 2017 Winner of the Daily Herald Reader’s Choice Awards for, Best New Restaurant, Best Pizza, Best Comfort Food. From my experience they deserve these awards and more. We arrived right after they …

After the Fox – McHenry, IL

What a wonderful hidden treasure in McHenry, IL! This is an older establishment in downtown McHenry, located on the Fox River. The restaurant is very casual and has a wonderful view of the river. There is an outside deck area for eating during the warmer weather. The dining room is in a casual motif and I enjoyed the old pictures …

Stone Creek Grill – Winthrop Harbor, IL

Stone Creek Grill is a quaint restaurant in northern Illinois. It has a variety of items on the menu, but is known mostly for pizza, stuffed baked potatoes, Fish Fry Friday, and Taco Tuesdays. Food is excellent, service is great, and the atmosphere is rustic log cabin. I particularly love the fireplace in the main dining area. They also have …