Taste of the Town

Taste of the Town: Muscle Maker Grill offers up healthier fare

In a sea of fast food options, Muscle Maker Grill aims to serve up healthier fare.


Taste of the Town: Pub 302 to bring gastropub concept to Geneva

Starting next month, EvenFlow Music and Spirits in downtown Geneva will have two dining options for customers. ...


Readers, writers come together at Town House Books' author dinners

For the past several years, book lovers have had the chance to dine with their favorite authors...


Dawn’s Beach Hut provides tropical atmosphere during winter’s grip

If you’re looking to escape this endless winter weather for an evening, Dawn’s Beach Hut, 8 N. 3rd St. ... .


Taste of the Town: California Love

West-Coast-wine enthusiast Mike Frasier uprooted his life amidst the vines in Northern California ...


Taste of the Town: Pomodoro E Mozzarella delivers authentic Italian

Pomodoro E Mozzarella offers a slice of Italy that’s about 4,000 miles closer to home...


Taste of the Town: Pizzeria owner opens new Mexican restaurant with a twist

The owner of a new restaurant is putting a twist...


Taste of the Town: Smoothie shop offers healthy meal replacements

BATAVIA – A year ago, Joe Walters said he was 50 pounds heavier.


Taste of the Town: Country Garden Cuisine offers lessons

ST. CHARLES – When it comes to cooking, Penny Newkirk teaches her students how to get back to the basics.


Taste of the Town: Vendors share unique fare at Geneva market

GENEVA – Where can you go to get homemade mustard, quiche, a spicy organic veggie burger and locally grown pickled asparagus...


Taste of the Town: Prime Bistro emphasizes good burgers

ST. CHARLES – Matt Dakan thinks customers at his new restaurant, Prime Bistro, will be blown away once they sink their teeth into one of their burgers.


Taste of the Town: Dimples Donuts bakes up fresh sweets

BATAVIA – On an ordinary day at Dimples Donuts, bakers are churning out anywhere from 500 to 1,000 freshly made doughnuts to keep up with the daily demand.


Taste of the Town: Early Light Cafe 'an oasis by the bike path'

GENEVA – When it comes to the fare at the Early Light Cafe in Geneva, no detail is too small. The iced coffee is cold-brewed and steeped overnight...


Taste of the Town: O’ Sole Mio serves authentic Italian experience

An owner of O’ Sole Mio in Batavia said when customers stop in, they can expect to have as close to an authentic Italian experience as possible.


Acquaviva brings award-winning wines to St. Charles tasting room

Acquaviva Winery’s tradition may be rooted in Bari, Italy, but the family-owned establishment has been making a splash in Illinois viticulture...


Taste of the Town: Restaurant owner taps into creative side at A Toda Madre

The popular Bien Trucha restaurant has doubled its dining room seating since it opened six years ago in Geneva.


Taste of the Town: Daddio’s Diner owners make restaurant dream reality

BATAVIA – Terry Beltran likens the experience of dining at Daddio’s Diner in Batavia to stopping by Grandma’s house for breakfast.


Fresh fusion

Altiro Latin Fusion – a tapas restaurant that combines innovative flavors from Latin cuisine – is located at 308 Anderson Blvd., Geneva. For more information, call 630-232-7717 or visit www.altirolatinfusion.com.


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Sushi sails at House of Tokyo in St. Charles, where fresh items and food 'at-the-ready' keep customers coming back.


Food fancy

Moveable Feast in Geneva recently introduced homemade meals that are frozen and can be taken home, such as casseroles, soups and quiche. New management is looking to expand gluten-free and dairy-free options, as well, while building on long-time shop favorites.


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