Rodan(1530 N Milwaukee Ave, 773-276-7036). �It�s been my spot forever. It�s always my go-to for a quick drink or to occupy a bar stool right after work.�
Big Star(1531 N Damen Ave, 773-235-4039). �Big Star is the best for a perfect portion of delicious tacos, delicious cocktails and interesting people-watching.�
Asrai Garden(1935 W North Ave, 773-782-0680). �Asrai Garden is an inspiration to be in. It always looks and smells amazing, and they have the coolest stuff to buy for your house.�
Tastemaker Nick Johnson, manager/buyer of Una Mae’s(1528 N Milwaukee Ave, 773-276-7002), shares his favorite hangouts.