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United Center Greektown Trolley

Susan Downs


The United Center Shuttle Greektown Trolley is FREE, and takes Greektown Customers to and from Chicago Bulls and Chicago Blackhawks home […]

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Explore Greektown’s Rich History

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The first Greeks in Chicago arrived as ship captains in the 1840s. They started out as food peddlers […]

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Chicago’s Most Famous Greek Dish Isn’t All That Greek

Susan Downs

I guarantee you’ve seen it on a menu: “Flaming saganaki,” that savory and dramatic combination of fried kasseri […]

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Opa: Greeks in Chicago

Susan Downs

Chicago currently has the third largest Greek population of any city in the world. Why did these immigrants […]

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6 Dishes You Must Try When Visiting Greektown

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1. GyroGyro is probably the most famous Grecian dish served in Greektown. Gyro is made of beef/lamb skewered through […]

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The 9 Essential Greek Restaurants in Chicago, Mapped

Susan Downs

The city lost a Greek dining landmark with the closing of The Parthenon. While you’ll no long be […]

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