Homes and buildings along 18th Street in Pilsen on Jan. 23, 2023. Credit: Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

PILSEN — Residents can get a taste of some of the best neighborhood eats during Tuesday’s ¡Buen Provecho! Taste of Pilsen.

The event runs 5-8:30 p.m. at participating restaurants along and near 18th Street. Attendees can go to the eateries to get food samples, which they can eat immediately or take home, according to the event’s organizers.

A full list of the participating restaurants is listed here and below. Tickets are on sale for $40 and can be bought here. They include vouchers for samples and a souvenir bag.

This is the 15th year the event has been held, organized by nonprofit Economic Strategies Development Corporation.

Tickets can be picked up 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the nonprofit’s office, 1843 S. Carpenter St., or 3-8 p.m. at 1412 W. 18th St. on Tuesday.

Participating Pilsen restaurants include:

  • La Malinche Coffee & Tea House, 2110 S. Halsted St.
  • Yvolina’s Tamales, 814 W. 18th St.
  • Senoritas Cantina, 1104 W. 18th St.
  • Golden Gai Sushi, 1144 W. 18th St.
  • A Cup of Joe, 1309 W. 18th St.
  • Mikee’s Italian Ice, 1309 W. 18th St.
  • Taqueria Atotonilco, 1637 S. Blue Island Ave.
  • La Michoacana Premium Del Panda, 1855 S. Blue Island Ave.
  • La Casa del Pueblo Taqueria, 1834 S. Blue Island Ave.
  • Taqueria El Milagro, 1923 S. Blue Island Ave.
  • Alulu Brewery & Pub, 2011 S. Laflin St.
  • Mole Village, 2302 S. Blue Island Ave.
  • Canton Regio, 1510 W. 18th St.
  • Quesadilla Pilsen, 1519 W. 18th St.
  • La Cecina, 1536 W. 18th St.
  • Los Comales, 1544 W. 18th St.
  • Panaderia Nuevo Leon, 1634 W. 18th St.
  • Neveria Sabor de Mexico, 1639 W. 18th St.
  • Mandala Cafe, 1641 W. 18th St.
  • Urban Treez Chicago, 1649 W. 18th St.
  • Sabores de Michoacan, 1806 W. 18th St.
  • Fiesta Tamaleria El Barrio, 1820 W. 18th St.
  • D’Nuez, 2000 W. 18th St.
  • El Taco Azteca, 2151 W. Cermak Road
  • El Costeño, 2007 S. Damen Ave.

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