There are many rules to living in Chicago, and the way we eat is one of them. you don’t want to get caught making these food mistakes in the city. People might look at you funny, and they’ll definitely know you’re not a true Chicagoan. From dinner to dessert, this list of food faux-pas will keep you on the straight and narrow as well as prevent you from eating anything icky. Scroll on for more details.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.