9 Chicago Instagram Food Cliches to Avoid
No one needs to see your deep dish, OK?
From the mile-high pizzas to the throwback craft cocktails, Chicago’s food scene begs to be shown off on social media. But don’t kid yourself--you’re not the first person in this town to meet a Negroni slushie face-to-face. Are you guilty of these nine Chicago Instagram food clichés?
Dark Chocolate at Alinea
It looks like a Jackson Pollock painting just landed on your table, so even after 22 courses, you know you must muster the strength to raise your phone and take this commemorative photo.
Lou Malnati’s Pizza
Or Giordano’s, or Pequod’s, or whatever deep dish you’re infuriating New Yorkers by loving this week.
The Porthole at The Aviary
It infuses cocktails to flowery perfection and visually--well, this thing is a knockout. Better post it.
Your Entire Meal at Honey Butter Fried Chicken
Because this is what everyone, everywhere wishes they were eating right now, and if they can’t taste it, at least they can see it.