Lakeview East Dining Guide - Page 25

Wrigley BBQ Avenue Tavern AVENUE TAVERN 2916 N. BROADWAY 773.975.7000 This neighborhood favorite is more lounge than sports bar with ambient lighting, exposed stone, dark wood and 12 high-definition TVs. The Avenue Tavern has been the home for all Chicago and Detroit sports for 14 years. Garage doors serve as its front facade and open during the summer months. The Avenue Tavern features a warm weather cafe that wraps around Broadway and Oakdale. The food is a step up from the average bar grub with their famous chicken tenders, authentic Detroit style Coney dogs and a variety of salads, burgers and pizzas. They also have a full bar, open most nights until 2am. With daily drink and food specials, you’ll be sure to find a delicious deal any day of the week. WRIGLEY BBQ 3555 N. BROADWAY 773.472.1227 Wrigley BBQ is an authentic wood burning, slow cooking smoke house. They use fresh cut fruit woods, cherry, apple and oak. Their pork, chicken, turkey and burgers are hormone and antibiotic free and all of their menu items are prepared in house, handmade from scratch, using the finest local ingredients. Their barbeque spice is blended in house using 15 different spices and herbs. At Wrigley BBQ, they like their flavors bold and complex with just the right amount of spice and smokiness. Their passion is great bbq and that’s why they’re smoking good at it! Chef Jack Jones attended Kendall College and was a graduate of its first graduating class.