The alternative weekly paper the Chicago Reader released a list of suburban restaurants that are worth making a trek.
Several Evanston restaurants make the grade:
Our town takes three of the 12 spots listed in the North/Northwest Suburb eatery category, tying with Glenview for the most mentions. Check out the above videos to relive the menu magic of these staples.
Meanwhile, though the list covers some great Evanston grub, we at Patch want to know: What eateries would you have included?
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