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Events

United Center Greektown Trolley

Susan Downs


Special Service Area #16 is thrilled to announce a  fun and hassle free way to attend Chicago Bulls […]

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Culture & Entertainment

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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Greek Food

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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Culture & Entertainment

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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News

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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Restaurants

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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