Big Star

Recommended by : Gillian Jacobs (Actress)

Cuisine:Mexican. Price: $$. Location: .

This Texan taqueria is a local lunchtime and late night favorite for Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. Focusing on tacos, tequila, and whiskey drinks, it is easy to see why. There’s a vintage feel to the restaurant, as it operates out of a deserted gas station from the 40s, but keeps it current with brightly strung lights and a lively crowd.