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Meet others in San Diego County who used to live in the Chicago metropolitan area. Renew acquaintances from your old neighborhood, discuss which restaurant makes the best pizza, and defend your support of the Sox or Cubs.

AS OUR GROUP GROWS, WE WILL ORGANIZE MORE EVENTS -- SO PLEASE BE PATIENT AND DON'T LEAVE BECAUSE WE'RE NOT DOING ENOUGH. Please tell all your ex-Chicago friends about us and send them our link:

http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-Club-Of-San-Diego

If you want your old neighborhood(s) or town(s) listed under your name, please send an e-mail message to Pacific1@san.rr.com

Here's a map of Chicago neighborhoods: http://chicagoland2to4flats.info/images/maps/commarea_name_1.pdf

Also, if you're a fan of Chicago sports teams, you might be interested in this group: http://sportsfans.meetup.com/36

Here are some local restaurants with Chicago-style food or owners who are ex-Chicagoans

BJ's Restaurant: http://www.bjsrestaurants.com

Butcher Shop: http://www.butchershop.signonsandiego.com

Chicago Barbque: http://www.chicagobarbque.com Chicago on a Bun: http://www.chicagoonabun.com

Davanti Enoteca: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Davanti-Enoteca/192127727503233

Lefty's: http://www.leftyspizza.com

Milton's: http://www.miltonsdeli.com Miramar Pizza: http://san.diego.diningguide.com/data/d102067.htm

Morton's: http://www.mortons.com

Pizzeria Uno: http://www.unosandiego.com

Players Sports Bar: http://www.playerssportsbar.com

Rosie O'Grady's Pub: http://rosieogradyspub.com

Sweet Home Chicago Pizza: http://www.sweethomechicagopizza.com The Spot: http://www.thespotonline.com

If you know of others, please let us know.

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