At Patria Cocina, the Aguirre family’s dedication to great food powers some of the best authentic Mexican in the city. Their cuisine draws on their roots in Jalisco and Michoacán and combines a deep devotion to serving up excellent food and drink with a strict reliance on natural ingredients. Folks rave about fresh and fancified food like the elegantly garnished hibiscus cocktail and complexly spiced mole negro. The menu ranges from more traditional Mexican to more modern twists that draw on Aguirre’s adopted environments. Perfectly nestled in Grant Park, the location allows patrons to enjoy shopping before or after dining. Seating times are limited to 90 minutes a table so plan your visit accordingly.