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Live and Let Dine

Cheever’s Cafe 2409 N. Hudson Ave. 525-7007 I have a reputation for possessing a fairly finicky palette, and the one thing I’ve always loved about Cheever’s is its unwavering excellence. I never go without ordering the quinoa avocado salad and either the fish special or the tilapia. And if there’s anyone out there who has

Home for the holidays

At Cusack Meats, 301 S.W. 12th, owner Al Cusack won’t sell you mashed potatoes or stuffing, but he does offer smoked turkeys, and has since the early 1970s. “That’s what we do best, and that’s what we stick with,” he says. Cusack starts smoking in July and turkeys are frozen to meet the demand at

Grandad’s bar moving in to home on 23rd Street

Within the next month, Greg Seal plans to open Grandad’s in a 3,100-square-foot space at 317 N.W. 23rd. The décor includes antique furniture, corrugated metal walls from Parrish’s milk barn, and walls lined with photos and mementos of grandfathers now gone. Regular customers will be encouraged to contribute photos of their own granddads. “I want