Taste of Chicago 2016 restaurants revealed

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CHICAGO — The City of Chicago revealed the 69 restaurants that will participating in the 36th Annual Taste of Chicago this July 6–10 in Grant Park.

Of those restaurants, 20 are newcomers including three new five-day restaurants, six new food trucks and 11 new pop-up participants. The new food vendors are: Abundance Bakery; Arami; Auntie Vee’s; BRGRBELLY; Da Lobsta; Demera Ethiopian Restaurant; Doom Street Eats; Firecakes Donuts; Frannie’s Café Inc; Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken; The Happy Lobster Truck; La Jefa; La Patrona; MAD Social; nana; Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine; Pork & Mindy’s; Rojo Gusano; Taco in a Bag and Texas de Brazil.

Here is the full list of restaurants — an asterisk (*) means it’s new this year!

Five-Day Restaurants

*Abundance Bakery
105 E. 47th St.

Beat Kitchen
2100 W. Belmont Ave.

Billy Goat Tavern & Grill
1535 W. Madison St.

BJ’s Market & Bakery
8734 S. Stony Island Ave.

Bobak Sausage Company
4550 W. Jackson Blvd.

Caffe Gelato
2034 W. Division St.

Carbon Live Fire Mexican Grill
300 W. 26th St.

Chicago’s Dog House
816 W. Fullerton Ave.

Churro Factory
2214 S. Wolcott Ave.

Connie’s Pizza
2373 S. Archer Ave.

Dia De Los Tamales
939 W. 18th St.

Dinky Donuts, Inc.
Located at Markets Throughout Chicago

The Eli’s Cheesecake Co.
6701 W. Forest Preserve Dr.

Farmer’s Fridge
108 N. Lake St.

Franco’s Ristorante
300 W. 31st St.

*Frannie’s Café Inc
623 S. Wabash Ave.

The Fudge Pot
1532 N. Wells St.

Gold Coast Dogs
225 S. Canal St.

4623 N. Broadway

Kasia’s Deli
2101 W. Chicago Ave.

La Bomba Restaurant
3221 W. Armitage Ave.

La Mexicana
4171 S. Archer Ave.

Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria
805 S. State St.

Miller’s Pub
134 S. Wabash Ave.

Oak Street Beach Café
5700 S. Cicero Ave.

O’Briens Restaurant & Bar
1528 N. Wells St.

941 W. Randolph St.

Punky’s Pizza & Pasta
2600 S. Wallace St.

Ricobene’s on 26th Street
252 W. 26th St.

Robinson’s No. 1 Ribs
225 S. Canal St.

Star of Siam
11 E. Illinois St.

*Texas de Brazil
210 E. Illinois St.

1014 W. Taylor St.

Vee-Vee’s African Restaurant
6232 N. Broadway

Pop-Up Restaurants 

1829 W. Chicago Ave.

5691 N. Milwaukee Ave.

*Demera Ethiopian Restaurant
4801 N. Broadway

*Doom Street Eats
Located at Markets throughout Chicago

Garifuna Flava: A Taste of Belize
2518 W. 63rd St.

*Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken
847 W. Fulton Market

Jin Ju Restaurant
5203 N. Clark St.

*MAD Social
1140 W. Madison St.

3267 S. Halsted St.

*Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine
5212 N. Clark St.

*Pork & Mindy’s
1623 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Puffs of Doom
Located at Markets throughout Chicago

700 E. Grand Ave., Navy Pier

*Rojo Gusano
3830 W. Lawrence Ave.

Stan’s Donuts & Coffee
2800 N. Clark St.

*Taco in a Bag
4603 N. Lincoln Ave.

Yum Dum
Located throughout Chicago

Food Trucks

*Auntie Vee’s
Beavers Coffee + Donuts
Bruges Brothers
Chicago Lunchbox
*Da Lobsta
The Fat Shallot
*Firecakes Donuts
Gino’s Steaks Truck
*The Happy Lobster Truck
Harold’s Chicken
Jack’s Fork in the Road
La Cocinita
*La Jefa
*La Patrona
The Lifeway Kefir Shop
Ms. Tittle’s Cupcakes

More info: http://www.tasteofchicago.us/