Joseph Hernandez

LIVING and working in Chicago, I have the world at my fingertips. This is wholly unacceptable: I’m greedy and want a fistful. Having a varied background in lifestyle writing, I’m Managing Editor at Galavanting Productions (producers of and organizers of TBEX).


10 NFT Questions:
My Day Job:
     coffee slinger
What I'm listening to:
     Yelle, Swell Season etc.
What I'm reading:
     Bird by Bird, Anne Lamott
What I've just seen:
     In the Realms of the Unreal
What I believe in:
What pisses me off:
     Rude people
What I really think of NFT:
     There's a lot of potential.
The question I really wanted to answer was:
     Q: Who's your hero?
    A: Liz Lemon
Further contact info:
     Blog: Follow me: @joeybear85
What sanctifies me:
     Cuddles from my cat at the end of the day.

Joseph's Photos

Joseph Hernandez's Radars Tuman's Tap & Grill
Culinary Bear Hug
12/7/2010 Nightlife, West Town / Near West Side — Step beyond the swinging saloon style doors of unassuming Tumans and you'll be in a standard neighbo...

Honey 1 BBQ
God Bless The USA
11/29/2010 Restaurants, Bucktown — Savory, sweet BBQ sauce with a kick on the back end. Sweaty rib tips sharing a tight squeeze in a sm...

Big Star
First Class Grub
10/12/2010 Restaurants, Wicker Park / Ukrainian Village — Taquerias are a dime a dozen, yet Big Star takes the familiar formula of cheap street fare and class...

Café Ballou
9/2/2010 Coffee, Wicker Park / Ukrainian Village — Found at the border of sleepy Ukrainian Village, Cafe Ballou is a throw-back to the bohemian coffeeh...

Buzz Killer Espresso
Size Doesn't Matter
8/31/2010 Coffee, Bucktown — Coffee shops are not a rarity in Chicago, let alone the Bucktown/Wicker Park 'hoods. Buzz Killer Esp...

Submitted Listings

Buzz Killer Espresso Buzz: Truth in advertising.
Filichia's Food and Imports A slice of Italy in the Ukrainian Village.
Lazo's Tacos A family-friendly taqueria perfect for burrito nightcaps.