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Time In: The best things to do at home in Chicago

Stuck at home? Here's how to order some delicious food and stay entertained.


Don't feel like going out tonight? Not to worry—you can experience some of the best restaurants in Chicago and some amazing entertainment options without stepping outside your front door. And while you may miss out on the experience of sitting in the dark with strangers at the best movie theaters in Chicago, you don't have to leave your couch to catch up on the latest streaming shows and films. You can even get a bottle of Malört dropped off at your door with the help of local booze delivery services. Check back often for new features and guides to living your best city life from home.

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