17 Insanely Tasty Junk Foods You Must Try When You Visit Chicago

1. Giordano’s pizza

This is bible:

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A Gude

2. More pizza

This time from Ian’s:

John Kannenberg
John Kannenberg

3. Actually this could be a whole post of pizzas

Lou Malnati’s now:

Pat & Keri
Pat & Keri

4. But we can’t forsake the Chicago dog

Behold:

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Arnold Gatilao

5. Or Chicago-style Italian beef

Pictured here from Tony’s:

Kris Vera-Phillips
Kris Vera-Phillips

6. A “mother-in-law” sandwich

AKA a tamale in a hot dog bun with chili on top:

Southern Foodways Allian
Southern Foodways Allian

7. The french fries at Chicago’s Dog House

Bless:

Chicago's Dog House Facebook
Chicago’s Dog House Facebook

8. Garrett Popcorn

This is cheese flavor:

Omar Chatriwala
Omar Chatriwala

9. The poutine of your wildest dreams

At Big Cheese Poutinerie they have everything from Oktoberfest (pictured) to “meat candy” to meatloaf poutine.

Big Cheese Poutinerie Facebook
Big Cheese Poutinerie Facebook

10. Doughnuts from Doughnut Vault

You just have to wake up early and get them before they run out:

Jonathan
Jonathan

11. Saganaki

Sagnaki is a Greek dish of fried cheese that was invented in Chicago:

Alpha
Alpha

12. Pierogies

Preferably from Podhalanka.

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julie corsi

13. Kimchi fries

Available at Del Seoul.

Jonathan
Jonathan

14. Smoked bacon baklava

From Chicago q:

Anne Petersen
Anne Petersen

15. This crabwich monstrosity

If you’re not a crab fan you can also find the giant “Father” burger at Bopngrill:

Bopngrill Facebook
Bopngrill Facebook

16. BBQ

Your tastebuds will be alive with the smell of bbq:

Bing
Bing

17. A Chicago pizza puff

missy
missy

We had to end an article about Chicago food with just one more kind of pizza. TC mark

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