The news site of Hinsdale Central High School

Devils' Advocate

  • April 5Follow us on Instagram and Twitter! @hcdevilsadvo

  • March 22The Spring Band Concert will be on May 2 in the Auditorium

  • March 22Prom is on Sat. April 29

  • December 1The Spring Art Show is on May 2-3 at 8 a.m.

  • May 23Add us on Snapchat! @devils_advo

Living the healthy life with Protein Bar

Living the healthy life with Protein Bar

Sydney Seda and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 24, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

Snuggled next to La Fitness on York Road, Protein Bar is an up-to-date healthy restaurant that serves bowls, salads and protein smoothies. Protein Bar has both a simplistic and bright vibe. It is an ideal place to visit if you want to enjoy a fresh meal and socialize. Inside, there are wooden chai...

Unicorns aren’t real, but luckily unicorn frappuccinos are

Unicorns aren’t real, but luckily unicorn frappuccinos are

Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 20, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

When rumors of a possible Unicorn Frappuccino spread all over my Facebook timeline last week, I had to admit I was excited. Being a sucker for any rainbow food or drink, I knew I would have to stray away from my daily iced soy latte and try something a little bit more majestic. On April 19, Star...

The District brings a new flavor to Oakbrook Center

The District brings a new flavor to Oakbrook Center

Sydney Seda, Samia Douedari, Copy Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 18, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

The District, recently opened in the heart of Oak Brook Mall near Nordstrom, provides a hot spot for local visitors and shoppers to grab a bite to eat. The area is right next door to the new AMC theatre, occupying 14,000 square feet. The District markets many unique foods, so it gives both kids and adults...

Eden is possibly the new garden of breakfast

Eden is possibly the new garden of breakfast

Becca Derezinski, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief
March 21, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil

Located five blocks from the United Center lies a dark gray building with black awnings called Eden. The rustic restaurant offers a variety of new American food with a Mediterranean flare. Devon Quinn, chef, has worked with Paramount Events since the opening in 2011 and is now the executive chef and par...

Roll with Oishi Sushi

Roll with Oishi Sushi

Sydney Seda, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief
March 20, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

Oishi Sushi, an all-you-can-eat Japanese restaurant in Willowbrook, presents authentic cuisine that appeals to any sushi lover. When walking into the restaurant on a Wednesday around 5 p.m., I felt a wave of serenity wash over me. There was a peaceful vibe, especially due to the soft music playin...

Krispy Kreme is worth the drive

Krispy Kreme is worth the drive

Emmett Grundberg, Shannon Ging, Sports Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
March 20, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

Those determined enough to make the half-hour trek to Elk Grove Village to visit the nearest Krispy Kreme Doughnuts are greeted with the potent scent of fried dough upon exiting their car. Few ever regret making the long drive once they get their hand on a freshly glazed donut plucked straight from K...

Allegro coffee bar: The hidden gem inside local Whole Foods

Allegro coffee bar: The hidden gem inside local Whole Foods

Holly Swasko, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief
March 13, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

Nestled inside of the busy Whole Foods store in Willowbrook, the Allegro coffee bar is a relaxing spot that offers beverages, gelato and pastries with a European flair. My friend and I arrived on a late Saturday afternoon for coffee. We made our way through the busyness of the grocery store and reached...

Tomato Bar adds an artsy aspect to Willowbrook

Tomato Bar adds an artsy aspect to Willowbrook

Sydney Seda, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief
March 7, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

The modern pizza bakery, Tomato Bar, opened in November 2016 and serves craft pizzas, calzones, salads and oven-baked sandwiches.  Located in the Hinsdale Lake Commons Shopping Center, Tomato Bar has a contemporary and stylish feel which contributes to the new area around it. I arrived at 4 p.m. on a Sunday afternoon and instantly obs...

A guide to the best donut places around town

A guide to the best donut places around town

Sydney Seda, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief
March 6, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil, Top Stories

Oftentimes, it can be a challenge trying to find a favorite donut place, mostly because there aren't many out there. With this thought in mind, here's a guide to help you find the tastiest donuts around town.   1. Dunkin' Donuts Dunkin' Donuts is perfect for sweet cravings and morning pick-m...

Taco Grill vs. Los Burritos Tapatios

Taco Grill vs. Los Burritos Tapatios

Sydney Seda, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief
February 28, 2017
Filed under Columns, Dining with the Devil

Taco Grill and Los Burritos are Mexican eateries that share a similar menu, but incorporate their own twists, making one distinctive from the other. The first place I paid a visit to was Taco Grill. As I walked in on a Wednesday afternoon, I noticed that the restaurant was surprisingly quiet. ...

Next Page »

The news site of Hinsdale Central High School
Dining with the Devil