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Big Star Is The Most Requested Restaurant Stop For Chicago Lyft Drivers

By Alisa Hauser | September 23, 2016 8:57am
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WICKER PARK —  What's the most requested restaurant destination for Lyft drivers in Chicago?

It's Big Star, Wicker Park's hopping taqueria and bar.

That's according to a news release issued on Friday in conjunction with this weekend's Chicago Gourmet festival in Millennium Park.

Located at 1531 N. Damen Ave., Big Star opened on Nov. 9, 2009. It unveiled its outdoor patio, which seats 123, the following spring. In 2014, the patio grew to encompass a landscaped takeout area.

Here are the Top 10 Lyft destinations from the ride-sharing company, according to Lyft, which says it pulled the data based on all all Lyft rides in Chicago over the last year.

  1.  Big Star
  2.  Parlor Pizza Bar (West Loop location, 108 N. Green St.)
  3.  Benchmark
  4.  Au Cheval
  5.  Bottled Blonde
  6.  Old Crow Smokehouse
  7.  Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba!
  8.  Roscoe's
  9.  Lou Malnati's Pizzeria (In suburbs at 1 S. Roselle Rd.)
10.  Pequod's Pizza


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