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Uncle Nick’s on 9th Ave

Uncle Nick’s on 9th Ave

No, not that Uncle Nick. He’s still serving ten to twelve in Joliet for trading jevenille “erotica” through e-mail with several men in Peoria. This…

Uncle Gussy's

Uncle Gussy’s

I’m not sure what’s up with Greeks and their Uncles. In fact the whole uncle concept is kind of creepy. There was a time when…

Troy Turkish Grill

Troy Turkish Grill

[CLOSED] Didn’t Troy belong to the Greeks back when it was Troy? Sure those rascally Turks burned and Nazied their way into the poor Greeks’…

Periyali

Periyali

This neighborhood is amongst the most non-descript in the city. It’s as if gentrification tried to make its mark, got bored and gave up. I…