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Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Oak Park
(630)
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Contemporary American | Oak Park
Gaetano's & Ristorantino Mediterraneo
(165)
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Italian | Forest Park
Maya Del Sol
(456)
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Latin American | Oak Park
Posto 31
(72)
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Italian | La Grange
Hemmingway's Bistro
(177)
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Bistro | Oak Park
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10 Hard-to-Get Reservations in Chicago

We know a thing or two about snagging a table. See the spots that are hardest to get into.
goosefootgoosefoot
679
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Square, Chicago
OrioleOriole
733
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Girl & the GoatGirl & the Goat
9042
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Les NomadesLes Nomades
1456
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Contemporary French | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
City Winery Chicago at the RiverwalkCity Winery Chicago at the Riverwalk
47
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Wine Bar | Downtown / Loop, Chicago
AcadiaAcadia
938
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Contemporary American | South Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
940
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Korean | Avondale / Irving Park, Chicago
Gibsons ItaliaGibsons Italia
406
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Steakhouse | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Maple & AshMaple & Ash
2551
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Steakhouse | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Three Dots and a DashThree Dots and a Dash
803
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Polynesian | River North (Chicago), Chicago

Local Favorites: The 20 Best Restaurants in Chicago

The top restaurants in the city, according to our savvy dining experts.
Sushi SanSushi San
296
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Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
MomotaroMomotaro
1548
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Japanese | West Loop, Chicago
BellemoreBellemore
469
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American | West Loop, Chicago
ProxiProxi
542
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Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
SomersetSomerset
714
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American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
5774
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1699
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
RPM ItalianRPM Italian
9452
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Italian | River North (Chicago), Chicago
EmaEma
1459
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Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Summer House Santa MonicaSummer House Santa Monica
2857
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American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
BlackbirdBlackbird
4159
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
BokaBoka
4144
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2153
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Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
Beatrix - Fulton MarketBeatrix - Fulton Market
634
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Little GoatLittle Goat
3494
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Mott StreetMott Street
544
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Contemporary American | Bucktown / Wicker Park, Chicago
True Food Kitchen - ChicagoTrue Food Kitchen - Chicago
977
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Bar BiscayBar Biscay
114
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Basque | West Town, Chicago
Nico OsteriaNico Osteria
1867
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Italian | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
GT Prime SteakhouseGT Prime Steakhouse
694
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Steakhouse | River North (Chicago), Chicago

The Top 20 Restaurants by Cuisine in Chicago

Whether it’s a margherita pizza or sashimi you're after, here are the best places.
BlackbirdBlackbird
4159
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Nico OsteriaNico Osteria
1867
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Italian | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
5774
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1699
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
Sushi SanSushi San
296
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Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
GT Fish and OysterGT Fish and Oyster
3235
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Dos Urban CantinaDos Urban Cantina
558
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Mexican | Logan Square, Chicago
Margeaux Brasserie - Waldorf AstoriaMargeaux Brasserie - Waldorf Astoria
335
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French | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2153
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Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
EmaEma
1459
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Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
ProxiProxi
542
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Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
940
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Korean | Avondale / Irving Park, Chicago
Jaipur - Permanently ClosedJaipur - Permanently Closed
248
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Indian | West Loop, Chicago
Bar BiscayBar Biscay
114
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Basque | West Town, Chicago
HerbHerb
222
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Thai | Uptown, Chicago

Chicago's 10 Most Iconic Restaurants

Fall in love with these longstanding local favorites.
BokaBoka
4144
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
SepiaSepia
3422
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone CrabJoe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab
11209
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
The GageThe Gage
7318
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American | Downtown / Loop, Chicago
Le Colonial - ChicagoLe Colonial - Chicago
3871
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Vietnamese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
RL RestaurantRL Restaurant
4831
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American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Shaw's Crab House - ChicagoShaw's Crab House - Chicago
9445
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
HUB 51HUB 51
4584
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Mon Ami GabiMon Ami Gabi
4172
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French | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Shanghai TerraceShanghai Terrace
1199
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Chinese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago