Your ultimate guide to restaurants

The best restaurants and cafés in the city, from casual to smart dining

The best food halls in Chicago
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The best food halls in Chicago

When you can't decide on pizza or ramen, head to these Chicago food halls for a taste of everything.

Our guide to outdoor dining in Chicago
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Our guide to outdoor dining in Chicago

It's finally warm, Chicago. Check out our guide to the best outdoor dining in the city.

Meet the Midwestern farms supplying Chicago's restaurants
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Meet the Midwestern farms supplying Chicago's restaurants

We celebrate the farms supplying some of Chicago’s best restaurants and filling our plates with from-the-earth Midwestern goodness.

The best cheese and charcuterie plates in Chicago
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The best cheese and charcuterie plates in Chicago

Cheese and charcuterie serve as the perfect indulgence

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City Winery

City Winery

Offer: Save 40% at this highly rated Randolph Street hot spot

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Bad Hunter
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Bad Hunter

Chicago warms up to vegetables at Heisler Hospitality’s Randolph Street restaurant.

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Ronero
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Ronero

In a restaurant-heavy neighborhood like West Loop, you’ll need more than a pretty facade to make it.

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 2 out of 5 stars
Smyth
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Smyth

The fine-dining sister to the Loyalist brings a comforting taste of Virginia to the West Loop.

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Kitsune
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Kitsune

Elizabeth’s Iliana Regan is at it again, this time with Midwestern-driven Japanese dishes.

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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The best restaurants in Chicago

Chicago hot dog guide
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Chicago hot dog guide

Where to find the best Chicago hot dogs, the definition of a real Chicago dog and more odes to the iconic encased meat

Best pizza in Chicago
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Best pizza in Chicago

Deep dish isn't the only pizza Chicago does well

Top 20 brunch restaurants
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Top 20 brunch restaurants

If there’s one thing we take seriously here, it’s brunch.

Best Indian restaurants in Chicago
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Best Indian restaurants in Chicago

When you're jonesing for spicy curries or flaky parathas, head to a top Indian restaurant

Cheap eats guide to Chicago
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Cheap eats guide to Chicago

Chicago is a world-class dining city, but that doesn't mean eating out at restaurants has to cost a fortune

Best Korean restaurants in Chicago
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Best Korean restaurants in Chicago

From great Korean-style fried chicken wings to charcoal-fueled barbecue and kimchi-topped burgers, this city has a great selection of Korean eats

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