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Your ultimate guide to restaurants

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

The 15 most romantic restaurants in Chicago
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The 15 most romantic restaurants in Chicago

The most romantic restaurants in Chicago crank up the heat and set the mood for an intimate evening out.

The 16 best seafood restaurants in Chicago
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The 16 best seafood restaurants in Chicago

From quick-service lunch in the Loop to splurge-worthy steakhouses

Best spots for high tea in Chicago
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Best spots for high tea in Chicago

Put your pinkies in the air!

The 17 best downtown Chicago restaurants
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The 17 best downtown Chicago restaurants

Follow our guide to find a foodie's paradise in the city's epicenter.

The 13 best new restaurants in Chicago
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The 13 best new restaurants in Chicago

From a brilliant ice cream shop to a buzzy rooftop restaurant to a secret speakeasy in River North, these are the 13 best new restaurants in Chicago.

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Koval Distiller

Koval Distiller

Tour the distillery and taste Koval's organic whiskey and liquers for just $16

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Beatrix
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Beatrix

Make reservations at this American restaurant in River North today 

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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Emporium Arcade Bar

Emporium Arcade Bar

Spend $11 and get two well drinks and $10 in tokens when you book with Time Out

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avec
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avec

You must order the bacon-wrapped dates at this Mediterranean eatery

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

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Virtue
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Virtue

Erick Williams’ ambitious solo venture captures the depth and scope of Southern cooking with soul-satisfying results.

Time Out says
5 out of 5 stars
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Bayan Ko
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Bayan Ko

One of Chicago’s best new restaurants soulfully blends Filipino and Cuban flavors, making it a coveted reservation in Ravenswood.

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
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Bar Ramone
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Bar Ramone

This energetic little wine bar is a solid option for fascinating pours and shared bites, but uneven service hinders the experience.

Time Out says
3 out of 5 stars
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Le Sud
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Le Sud

Like good-fitting denim and a red lip, Le Sud walks the line of elegance and ease, with craveable Provencal-inspired dishes matched by classic sips with a twist.

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4 out of 5 stars
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The best restaurants in Chicago

Best pizza in Chicago
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Best pizza in Chicago

Deep dish isn't the only pizza Chicago does well

Chicago's top brunch restaurants
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Chicago's top brunch restaurants

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

Must-try Italian restaurants in Chicago for pizza, pasta and more
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Must-try Italian restaurants in Chicago for pizza, pasta and more

Chicago's Italian food scene is wonderfully diverse

The best desserts in Chicago
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The best desserts in Chicago

Pastry chefs are going above and beyond

Best fine dining restaurants in Chicago
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Best fine dining restaurants in Chicago

Perfect for pay day

How to eat cheap in Chicago
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How to eat cheap in Chicago

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

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Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria | Chicago, IL
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Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria | Chicago, IL

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5 out of 5 stars
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Carnitas Uruapan
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Carnitas Uruapan

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5 out of 5 stars
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Chicago's Pizza
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Chicago's Pizza

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5 out of 5 stars
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Hot "G" Dog
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Hot "G" Dog

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3 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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Pizzeria Uno
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Pizzeria Uno

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3 out of 5 stars
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Bar Cargo
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Bar Cargo

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5 out of 5 stars
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