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Big Star

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1531 North Damen Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622

 (773) 235-4039

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"sushi- Momotaro ($$$) burger- The Region - Handcrafted Hamburgers ($) -Kuma's Corner ($$) fast stops that are healthy and affordable- -Brown Bag Seafood Co -Left Coast -Big Star (tacos"  See More

"Lunch - if it's nice out the patio at Big Star is the place to be."  See More

"Avec - bacon wrapped dates to die for, Mediterranean-inspired dishes Blackbird Restaurant - beautiful, delicious food Au Cheval - best cheeseburger in the city Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, Pequod's Pizza, or Coalfire for pizza Girl & the Goat - small, delicious plates by Stephanie Izard Bohemian House - delicious Czech-inspired food, great brunch Big Star - great tacos, better margaritas, best patio The Publican - love this spot for brunch Shake Shack - good spot for a quick meal Eataly Chicago - an Italian food-lovers playground Doughnut Vault - best doughnuts in the city The Purple Pig - no reservations accepted and it can get very busy, but their small, Mediterranean-inspired dishes worth the wait Nico Osteria - great seafood and homemade pastas So many other great options, let me know if you're looking for a specific cuisine, price point, or neighborhood!"  See More

"In Bucktown area - try Big Star for mexican!"  See More

"Big Star is one of Chicago's most happening patios, with great tacos and margaritas to go along."  See More

"I suggest spending time dining at the patio at Big Star."  See More

"In Wicker Park, I would definitely pick a nice day to enjoy lunch or dinner on the patio at Big Star-their margaritas and tacos are killer and it's a very popular spot!"  See More

"If you do head to Wicker Park, Big Star is a fantastic and cheap taco place with strong drinks, Violet Hour across the street from Big Star is an amazing cocktail lounge."  See More

"The Damen-O'Hare Blue line stop can get you downtown in no time (and it's the line that comes straight from O'hare airport) and there are fantastic restaurants and bars in this area like Big Star, Piece Brewery & Pizzeria, Violet Hour, The Chop Shop & 1st Ward, Brobagel, Antique Taco, and Birchwood Kitchen and so many others - plus there is a lot of shopping along Damen Ave."  See More

"Bucktown - Eat some tacos at Big Star and shop along Damen & Division."  See More

"Jump off of at the Damen Blue Line Station for Bucktown and check out Big Star."  See More

"For tacos, you have to check out Big Star."  See More

"NellcĂ´te - fun atmosphere for group of girls Gilt Bar or GT Fish & Oyster - can't go wrong Big Star - casual dinner with amazing margs and tacos."  See More

"Here are some good places for food in the area too, Black Bull for tapas, Frontier for some differnt/game like food, Big Star for tacos and whiskey, La Pasadita late night/quick tacos."  See More

"Big Star for tacos, micheladas and a great patio scene."  See More

"Get lunch at Big Star for tacos and margaritas, where you can sit outside ."  See More

"Big Star - this place offers great Mexican food (get the queso fundito, pork belly or fish tacos) and awesome drinks."  See More

"As for Bucktown/Wicker Park, go with Big Star for unreal tacos (cash only) and The Anthem is a great sports bar."  See More

"Try Big Star in Wicker Park and walk along Division St!"  See More

"I also agree with both of Laura's suggestions, especially Big Star."  See More

"Lastly, if you like tacos and a little more casual vibe, try Big Star in Bucktown."  See More

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