25 Places to Eat in Chicago When You’re Broke as Sh*t

Credit: Bridget Muckian

I would consider Chicago to be the culinary center of the Midwest, but trying to check off your Chicago foodie bucket list can get expensive. Luckily, there are plenty of options that won’t blow through your entire paycheck while still satisfying even the biggest food snobs. Here’s where to go when you want great food in the Chi without the hefty price tag.

24. BIG & little’s

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BIG & little’s is Guy Fieri-approved, so you know it’s good. Definitely go for one of their po’ boy sandwiches (the softshell crab is EPIC) or any of the tacos, most of which range between $3-$5.