We don't want to get all hyperbolic, but we're unsure if any other neighborhood equals Lakeview in the quantity and diversity of its cheap eats. Sure, the Chicago classics are covered, including some of the best examples of burgers, hot dogs, and pizza in the city. But what we love the is the mix of new and old.
'backwoods' on Serious Eats
Backwoods is located in the "back" of Wood, a small plates restaurant on Halsted, and it serves only one thing: Belgian frites. But how do they hold up?