Strange (But Delicious) Pizza Toppings

Tired of the same old pizza toppings? Yes, we all love the standard varieties: pepperoni, ham and pineapple, vegetarian — but how about something new? There’s a wild world of pizza out there. Don’t let pizza prejudice hold you back. We at Giordano’s have scoured the world’s craziest pizza concoctions and discovered some real wacky… Read more »

Catering 101: The Catering Tips to Make Your Next Event a Success

Invite anyone to a business meeting, social gathering or another large event, and the menu is sure to be one of their top questions. Of course, we’re sure your witty and engaging meeting planning is a big draw, but food is always a driving force when it comes to attending workshops, training sessions and other… Read more »

Architecture That Every Chicagoan Should Be Proud Of

Whether it is Chicago’s status as a sophisticated, world-class city by the lake, its famous skyline, beloved sports teams, different seasons, or famous deep-dish pizza, Chicagoans have much to appreciate about their city. If you live, work and play in the Windy City, you should add the city’s architecture to your list of things to… Read more »

Thrilling Facts and Feats of Chicago

Chicago has guts. A city beloved for pushing boundaries, the Windy City has never shied away from a challenge. Chicago’s long and fascinating history reads like an adventure novel. In all the tales of succeeding against the odds, some interesting facts emerge in the familiar stories. Various spellbinding events have punctuated Chicago’s rich past: Constructing… Read more »

10 Best Date Ideas in Chicago

Though Chicago may not be considered the city of love, it sure does hold its own when it comes to endless date ideas. Whether it’s your first date or you’ve been together for years, there’s something in Chicago for every couple to enjoy. If you’re looking for something adventurous, unique, romantic or just plain and… Read more »

The Ultimate Chicago Travel Guide

If asked to think of aspects that make Chicago great, anyone can immediately think of a few universally known examples. Most would immediately say Chicago is the home of deep dish pizza, the Cubs, the White Sox, the Bulls and the Bears. And they wouldn’t be wrong. These attractions alone drive people to visit Chicago… Read more »

Best Restaurants Near Willis Tower

Willis Tower, still commonly referred to as the Sears Tower despite its name change in 2009, is one of the most popular Chicago landmarks. This 108-story, 1,451-foot skyscraper is the second tallest building in the United States and the 13th tallest building in the world. At the time of its completion in 1973, it was… Read more »

How-to Guide: Living in Chicago

You made the move. You’re no longer a Chicago visitor but instead a full-fledged Chicagoan. Now it’s time to start acting like one. There’s always a learning curve when you move to a new city. You have to learn to navigate public transit, find the best hot spots, learn basic etiquette and figure out which… Read more »

Does Blotting Your Pizza Really Cut Calories?

You’re sitting around the living room with your buddies, ready to dig into the boxes of delivery pizza that just arrived fresh and steaming at your front door. When just about everyone starts to chow down on the topping- and cheese-laden slices, the attention slowly turns to the quiet person sitting on the edge of… Read more »

How to Survive a Winter in Chicago

Midwest winters are known for their wind, rain and sub–zero chills. As the region’s biggest city, Chicago has been nicknamed the “Windy City” precisely for having some of the coldest, harshest winters of any U.S. metropolis. Nonetheless, even in the toughest of winters, there’s plenty of fun to be had in Chicago, as long as… Read more »