15 Foods That Every Chicagoan Craves When They Leave Chicago

When you leave the city, there are some missed foods you have to have as soon as you get back. Even when you’re in a food paradise like New York or Rome, you just can’t stop thinking about the great eats in the Windy City.

From savory to sweet, these meals and treats are the foods we Chicagoans can’t live without. Keep scrolling for more food porn than you can handle.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Here’s a bonus for any cheese lovers out there. Don’t miss the best mozzarella sticks in Chicago.

What other foods do you miss when you leave the city? Share your favorites with us!