Dec 082008
 

Rustik is closed

There's no better comfort food on a cold day than tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich.

There's no better comfort food on a cold day than tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich.

The weather outside was frightful, so we ducked into Rustik to enjoy the cozy atmosphere and inspired comfort food. We were split about whether the food was good enough for the price point, but we both agreed on the homey, but antler-ridden atmosphere and service. Tune in to hear the details.

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Show Notes:
00:00 – 01:53 Heat, aftershave, antlers
01:54 – 02:40 Oooo, the pretty lights
02:41 – 03:40 Treetinis for India
03:41 – 04:23 Moderate eating
04:24 – 05:28 Ooomph-less appetizers and those with oomph
05:29 – 11:15 Comfort food
11:16 – 12:25 Dessert = victory for all
12:26 – 13:58 A little campy
13:59 – 15:26 Wrap-up & sign-off

The vanilla ice cream was a perfect companion to the butter cake.

The vanilla ice cream was a perfect companion to the butter cake.

Rustik
2515 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
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Bridget’s Ratings Tammy’s Ratings
Food Quality 3 4
Value 4 4
Service 5 4
Ambiance 5 5
Overall 5 7

Average price per person: $45

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