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Event Fri Nov 11 2011

Fish Fry Friday

uncommon-ground.jpgLooking for some dinner plans tonight? Uncommon Ground on Devon has you covered for an evening of food and fun. Back by popular demand, the green Edgewater eatery will be hosting a fish fry this Friday night. Enjoy a fish and chips diner featuring great lakes perch. The meal includes fries, soup and salad for only $23 a person. Great Lakes Brewery Dortmunder Gold shorts ($3) and pints ($5) will also be on special. In case that's not enough for you, Uncommon Ground will also provide some entertainment with their honky tonk happy hour featuring Ryan Anderson & Friends. (Honky tonk happy hour runs from 6-8 pm in the bar with new acts every Friday night.) Uncommon Ground on Devon in Edgewater is located at 1401 W. Devon Ave. Call 773-465-9801 for reservations and more information.

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Mark / November 11, 2011 2:34 PM

Always great dining recommendations on your site!Uncommon Ground has great items on the menu and a nice drink selection.

Will recommend to our new tenants at Reside Living. Thank you, Katie.

Kind Regards.

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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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