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Big Marsh Park

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Big Marsh is a 278-acre open space eco-recreation park in the heart of Chicago's Calumet region, built on a reclaimed and remediated former steel industry waste site, developed with both private and public funding.

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After the Run: Local Favorites

Wendy's Trying the new fries. They aren't bad, but apparently 99 cents gets you enough fries for a toddler with a small appetite...
3516 E 118th St, Chicago IL — (773) 646-4420
SUBWAY Italian bmt is awesome!
3538 E 118th St, Chicago IL — (773) 646-0338
Club 81 Too This place is packed with locals on Fridays for the house specialty of walleye pike. Besides the crispy fish, you’ll get pickled beets, cottage cheese, fries, slaw and raw green onion for $13.95.
13157 S Avenue M, Chicago IL — (773) 646-4292
Al Bawadi Grill Try the Motawma from our 100 Best list: Move on to motawma, the ethereal whipped collision of garlic and potatoes that makes the trek to Bridgeview well worth it.
7216 W 87th St, Bridgeview IL — (708) 599-1999
Coalfire Great pizza. Awesome staff. Highly recommended.
1321 W Grand Ave, Chicago IL — (312) 226-2625
Uncle Mike's Place Try the Filipino breakfast!
1700 W Grand Ave, Chicago IL — (312) 226-5318
Flo get there early for brunch on the weekends, enjoy coffee on the house while you wait
Yuzu Sushi and Robata Grill Oh yeah and its BYOB just so you know.
Kasia's Polish Delicatessen Pierogi lovers unite! While these polish treats are Kasia's most popular star, delicious Polish food of all varieties can be found here---just like in our sister city of Warsaw.
Fatso's Last Stand Try the Mac and Cheese
Bite Café Try the mashbrown from our 100 Best list: The search for the perfect hash browns ends at Bite, where a patty of skin-on potato mash is always fried to a golden crisp.
Puerto Rico Food and Liquors Junior takes care of his customers! Best curated beer selection around these parts.
Rootstock Delicious food to pair with an impressive liquor selection or wines from around the world.

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