Originally Posted by iMaD
FYI, in Chicago and all of Illinois, you cannot serve hookahs and food or Liquor at the same establishment. Many places get around the rule by allowing food purchased outside (like next door) and have it brought in.
One place I know has a closed off smoking section separated from the non-smoking section (for people who only want coffee or food), and the kitchen connects to the non-smoking section. So that way they are able to serve hookahs, food, and even alcohol!