The 500TH…

It’s difficult to believe that I’ve now photographed 500 individual Chicago restaurants in just a few years. And it’s hard to believe that I have said “No” to soooo much free food. My arteries thank me.

Here are a few images from Ema, the 500th restaurant photoshoot in my career…

And here is the complete list…

1. RYUU ASIAN BBQ
2. GYU KAKU
3. DMEN TAP
4. BOULEVARD SPORTS LOUNGE
5. KOMOREBI
6. LETIZIA’S BAKERY
7. CAFE PRESS
8. BE LEAF
9. TACO JOINT
10. BARRELHOUSE FLAT
11. SLIGHTLY TOASTED
12. SAUCE AND BREAD KITCHEN
13. COOP SAUCE
14. SMOQUE BBQ
15. IL PORCELINO
16. SANDWICHED
17. ANTIQUE TACO
18. HALF ACRE
19. COALFIRE SOUTHPORT
20. FRANCOS RISTORANTE
21. SALAD HOUSE
22. LA CROSTA WOODFIRE PIZZERIA
23. MACKU SUSHI
24. HAYMARKET
25. TESORI
26. BODEGA SUR
27. GODDESS AND THE BAKER
28. THE ART OF CHICKEN
29. CAFE SELMARIE
30. LITTLE LAMB HOT POT
31. CESCAS MARGARITA BAR AND GRILL
32. ZATAAR MEDITERRANEAN GRILL
33. HEARTLAND CAFE
34. FORK
35. KNIFE
36. ABERDEEN TAP
37. G&O
38. BUDLONG
39. VILLAINS
40. OLD TOWN SOCIAL
41. CORNED BEEF FACTORY
42. PAULIE GEE’S
43. WEST LOOP SUSHI
44. BADERBRAU
45. LE COLONIAL
46. REVOLUTION BREWERY
47. BBQ SUPPLY
48. PISOLINO
49. ROOTS PIZZA
50. SMALL FRY
51. CHEF LUCIANO KITCHEN AND CHICKEN
52. WEST TOWN BAKERY AND DINER
53. MO’S ASIAN BISTRO
54. MFK
55. BE LEAF SALAD
56. DOVE’S LUNCHEONETTE
57. GLAZE TERIYAKI
58. STAN’S DONUTS AND COFFEE
59. COALFIRE GRAND
60. BABAS VILLAGE
61. BIG AND LITTLE
62. BURRITO BEACH
63. CAFE VIENNA
64. COSI
65. FRESHII
66. PEACH AND GREEN
67. PROTEIN BAR
68. WOW BAO
69. BRIGHTWOK KITCHEN
70. BUONA BEEF
71. CAFE LAPPETITO
72. CHICAGO CURRY HOUSE
73. KINFORK
74. LE PAIN QUOTIDIEN
75. LYFE KITCHEN
76. MERCADITO
77. NOVI’S BEEF
78. ORSO’S
79. PORK AND MINDY
80. REEL CLUB
81. SHIA WASE
82. THRIVE 360
83. WARM BELLY BAKERY
84. WICKER BASKET CAFE
85. SKUDDLEBUTTS
86. SPICE KITCHEN
87. SWEET STATION
88. HUTCH
89. POTBELLY
90. HANNAH’S BRETZEL
91. ERIK’S DELI
92. DANTES PIZZERIA
93. TAZA CAFE
94. ZACHI
95. HOME TEAM PIZZA
96. 11 DEGREES NORTH
97. DOX QUALITY GREEK
98. KORFUSION
99. CHOPOCHICKEN
100. HAVANA
101. THE LITTLE BEET TABLE
102. THE REGION
103. BLUEBIRD
104. HIGH TIDE POKE
105. NEW LINE TAVERN
106. FLAGSHIP
107. ESSENCE OF INDIA
108. ASAP POKE
109. THE SPICE ROOM
110. STRINGS RAMEN SHOP
111. QUIOTE
112. BLACKWOOD BBQ
113. KIMCHI POP
114. FRONTIER
115. JOEY G’S MAC AND CHEESE
116. LITTLE TOASTED
117. CURRY ON FIRE
118. SMACKDAB
119. URBANBELLY
120. FIREFIN POKE
121. CANDLELITE CHICAGO
122. SOL’S ON SHERIDAN
123. HANDLEBAR
124. STK
125. REAL GOOD JUICE
126. STEINGOLD’S OF CHICAGO
127. FAT WILLY’S
128. GODDESS AND THE GROCER
129. PIECE BREWERY AND PIZZA
130. CHEN’S CHINESE
131. MOE’S CANTINA
132. CUBA 312
133. OLD CROW
134. FONDA FRONTERA
135. SAL’S TRATTORIA
136. MILD 2 SPICY
137. WONFUN CHINESE
138. MOTT ST
139. KAL’ISH
140. LONGACRE
141. URBAN CROSTA
142. ROKA AKOR
143. SABROSO MEXICAN GRILL
144. UNION SUSHI
145. NONNA’S
146. PHILLY BROS
147. RADISH
148. BELLYQ
149. IRIE JERK BAR AND GRILL
150. HUMBOLDT HOUSE
151. THE MADISON KITCHEN AND BAR
152. SAMEDAY CAFE
153. PIZZERIA BEBU
154. BIG BRICKS
155. DOS RICCOS
156. FORESTERO
157. WYLER ROAD
158. FLORIOLE
159. TWO
160. THE DELTA
161. DUCK DUCK GOAT
162. CURRY POINT
163. FORMENTOS
164. B’EL
165. BULLHEAD CANTINA
166. THE FIFTY 50
167. DO-RITE DONUTS
168. HUGO’S PELMENI
169. ML KITCHEN
170. BIG JONES
171. HONEY BUTTER FRIED CHICKEN
172. FAT SHALLOT
173. FAT CHRIS’ PIZZA AND SUCH
174. JIN JU
175. ELEVEN CITY DINER
176. MOONLIGHT VULTURE
177. EN HAKKORE 2.0
178. THE LOYALIST
179. EARTH’S KITCHEN
180. PORK SHOPPE
181. CLEVER RABBIT
182. NELLCOTE
183. CHOP SHOP
184. WISHBONE
185. BOHEMIAN HOUSE
186. SEASIDE’S
187. MCCB
188. THE GUNDIS KURDISH KITCHEN
189. FURIOUS SPOON
190. PLEASANT HOUSE PUB
191. MANNY’S DELI
192. NIGHTHAWK AM
193. MR B’S
194. BIG WIG TACOS
195. POKE AND ROLL
196. BREAKFAST CLUB AND GRILL
197. MAD LOVE
198. TEMPESTA MARKET
199. BOPNGRILL
200. CA PHE DA
201. THE SHELBY
202. SUSHI SAN
203. PIZZA AND POKE
204. CHATOS PASTA HOUSE
205. BAR CARGO
206. SAUCY PORKA
207. HONEY BUTTER FRIED CHICKEN
208. BOO BAE TEA
209. DOC B’S FRESH KITCHEN
210. THE DUCK INN
211. COCO PAZZO CAFE
212. COCO PAZZO
213. CARBON ARC BAR AND BOARD
214. SLURPING TURTLE
215. VOLARE
216. BIG BOWL
217. VELVET TACO
218. SOUPBOX
219. GROUND CONTROL
220. ROTI
221. SMOKE DADDY
222. CAFE TOLA
223. CONNIE’S PIZZA
224. FAIRGROUNDS COFFEE
225. LOBO REY
226. EL METRO CANTINA
227. HUBBARD INN
228. THE ALLIS
229. GORILLA SUSHI
230. SAVANNA RESTAURANT
231. WOOD
232. PRESS ROOM
233. HONKY TONK
234. THE BRISTOL
235. EDUARDOS ENOTECA
236. CRUZ BLANCA
237. PRIME AND PROVISIONS
238. CEST BIEN THAI
239. SIENA TAVERN
240. THE NORTHMAN
241. OLD GROUNDS SOCIAL
242. BARRIO
243. ARAMI
244. BAR SIENA
245. GT PRIME
246. BROBAGEL
247. DREWS ON HALSTED
248. TRIBECCAS CUBANO
249. KINZIE CHOPHOUSE
250. BOMBOBAR
251. LA BODEGA
252. SMALL BAR
253. LOST LAKE
254. LANGHE MARKET
255. CHICAGO HEALTH FOODS
256. LA COLOMBE COFFEE ROASTERS
257. PUBLIC HOUSE
258. CELESTE
259. LABRIOLA
260. TEXICAN
261. BERGHOFF CAFE
262. THE BERGHOFF
263. AVE PASTA
264. NICO OSTERIA
265. MINIGROW
266. LUCY’S
267. INDIAN CLAY POT
268. MONTEVERDE
269. ROKA AKOR OLD ORCHARD
270. RAMEN SAN
271. LONESOME ROSE
272. HARVEST JUICERY
273. MOLLY’S CUPCAKES
274. AVEC
275. RAW II
276. BANG BANG PIE AND BISCUITS
277. NORI SUSHI
278. BENTO BOX
279. PONO ONO POKE
280. LA COCINITA
281. CUMIN
282. PUBLICAN ANKER
283. RIVER VALLEY FARMER’S TABLE
284. BONCI
285. HECKY’S
286. L WOODS TAP
287. THE CELLAR AT THE STAINED GLASS
288. OLIVE MEDITERRANEAN GRILL
289. FELICE’S KITCHEN
290. ABA
291. NAKORN
292. RAMEN WORKS
293. TIKKAWALA
294. PARSON’S CHICKEN AND FISH
295. JILLY’S CAFE
296. BOMBAY WRAPS
297. KINSHIP
298. NEXT OF KIN
299. CHICAGO DINER
300. SWIFT AND SONS
301. ROTI
302. SUGO ITALIAN
303. MINI MOTT
304. ANGRY CRAB
305. ENO
306. TABO SUSHI
307. CHOW BROS
308. FARE
309. ETTA
310. GREEN LEAF THAI
311. NONNINA
312. MAILLARD TAVERN
313. PIGGIE SMALLS
314. BACKYARD GRILL
315. GRAND CENTRAL BAR
316. CITY ROCK
317. OLIVE MOUNTAIN
318. THE KENNISON
319. CARNITAS URUAPAN
320. NAPOLITA
321. FRUIT PARADISE
322. STEFANI PRIME
323. LA ROCCIA
324. TUSCAN HEN MARKET
325. PECKISH PIG
326. THE GRINGO
327. EMPERICAL BREW PUB
328. TAI NANG
329. DIMO’S PIZZA
330. SEMIRAMIS LEBANESE
331. SPLIT RAIL
332. LA NONNA
333. KAMEYA RAMEN
334. YELLOWTAIL SUSHI
335. KABOBI GRILL
336. THE GALLERY
337. BAKER MILLER
338. BRASS HEART
339. PACIFIC STANDARD TIME
340. ALOHA POKE
341. LUELLA’S GOSPEL BIRD
342. HALF SOUR
343. SOJU BBQ
344. LAO SZE CHUAN
345. ROYAL THAI
346. VICTORY ITALIAN
347. DRAWL
348. FAT SHALLOT
349. FRUNCHROOM
350. MILK AND HONEY
351. SMOKE DADDY WRIGLEYVILLE
352. 3 SQUARES DINER
353. REAL GOOD JUICE
354. JOE’S SEAFOOD
355. MIN’S NOODLE HOUSE
356. LOTUS CAFE
357. FARMHOUSE
358. TANDOOR CHAR HOUSE
359. LOCKDOWN SMOKED
360. DUTCH AND DOCS
361. THE DAWSON
362. OLD HABITS LUDLOW LIQUORS
363. CHICAGO TACO AUTHORITY
364. ISLA PILIPINA
365. ANTIQUE TACO WICKER PARK
366. JENNIFER’S EDIBLES
367. HAX
368. GORDO’S ICECREAM BARS
369. FLACO’S TACOS
370. BIXI BEER
371. BRGRBELLY
372. CASA INDIGO
373. MERCHANT
374. MABLE’S TABLE
375. TACO DIABLO
376. LULU’S
377. COMMUNITY TAVERN
378. BROKEN ENGLISH
379. URBAN VEGAN
380. ROSIES SIDEKICK
381. 5411 EMPANADAS
382. PASTEUR
383. EDZOS
384. LULUS
385. TACO DIABLO
386. PAULAS THAI
387. LOCKDOWN BAR AND GRILL
388. BIG STAR
389. DITKAS
390. TSUKIJI
391. MAYAN PALACE
392. CEDAR PALACE
393. SIAM PARAGON
394. KNEAD PIZZA
395. EDGE OF SWEETNESS
396. THE LUCKY KLUCKER
397. ZAD BY PITA INN
398. SAKAE SUSHI
399. COUNTY BBQ
400. CITY MOUSE
401. PASTA BOWL
402. DMK BURGER BAR
403. FARM BAR
404. BI TEA DIM SUM
405. FOUNTAINHEAD
406. SOMERSET
407. KAI SUSHI
408. FRENCH KISS
409. BORDER TACO
410. TASTE OF HAVANA
411. TOMATE FRESH KITCHEN
412. HALF ACRE BEER COMPANY
413. PIZZA METRO
414. SUSHI BURRITO
415. THE BIG TOMATO
416. COUNTY BBQ
417. TUSCANY ON TAYLOR
418. HENRY’S
419. BARCELLO’S PIZZA
420. AUNTY JOY’S JAMAICAN KITCHEN
421. THE LITTLE MEATBALL
422. THE FLORENTINE
423. EL SANTO TAQUERIA
424. MAISON MARCEL
425. GRAZE
426. ISTANBUL GRILL
427. RAS DASHEN
428. DANTE’S TAVERN
429. LA CALAVERA
430. PETTERINO’S
431. TWAIN
432. MINDY’S HOT CHOCOLATE
433. GIANT
434. NAMI SUSHI
435. ZUKO SUSHI
436. BROTHERS AND SISTERS
437. HELLO SUSHI
438. NO BONES BEACH CLUB
439. LONGMAN AND EAGLE
440. CASA FUEGO TACOS
441. WALTON ST KITCHEN AND BAR
442. THE PIGGERY
443. TIBA RESTAURANT
444. BELLEMORE
445. SAIMAI
446. VAJRA
447. NGU HONG
448. FULTON MARKET KITCHEN
449. HAPPY LOBSTER
450. HOT SHOTS CAFE
451. BELLE NOTTE
452. COLD STORAGE
453. THE BEACON TAVERN
454. BAT 17
455. TAKETEI
456. THE GAGE
457. HAISOUS
458. POKIOLOGY
459. ARIGATO MARKET
460. CUPITOL COFFEE AND EATERY
461. MERCAT A LA PLANXA
462. 8 BAR
463. KINNAREE THAI
464. CROSBY’S KITCHEN
465. TUCO AND BLONDIE
466. FLYING BURRITO
467. PRIDE SUSHI AND THAI
468. HOM MALI THAI
469. FRASCA
470. MARISOL
471. TACOS TEQUILAS
472. INDIAN GARDEN
473. LA BOULANGERIE
474. FRANCES’ DELI AND BRUNCHERY
475. SICILIA BAKERY
476. CORRIDOR BREWERY AND PROVISIONS
478. CHAY FRATELLOS
479. BOBBY’S
480. ELSKE
481. LOLA’S CONEY ISLAND
482. SAINT LOU’S ASSEMBLY
483. SIRI INDIAN RESTAURANT
484. THE RUIN DAILY
485. TRICYCLE
486. LANDBIRDS
487. SHEFFIELD’S
488. STONE FOX
489. BLU EXPRESS
490. PIZZA LOBO/LONE WOLF
491. WINNER WINNER CHICKEN
492. RANGOLI
493. FLAT AND POINT
494. TWISTED HIPPO
495. CRAZY BIRD
496. LITTLE GOAT DINER
497. ROBERT’S PIZZA
498. BITE CAFE
499. DRYHOP BREWERS
500. EMA

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