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Best American Restaurants in Gold Coast / Streeterville


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A photo of LUXBAR restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 131 times today
LUXBAR in the Viagra Triangle is a hidden gem of American cuisine according to numerous reviews. It's renowned not only for its vibrant and social atmosphere, but also for its hearty and appealing food with options ranging from casual burgers or salads to fresh seafood or steak. Reviewers particularly enjoyed the lobster-fillet sliders, and described the cinnamon pecan pancakes, filet sliders, and French toast as "very good". The fried chicken was described as "crisp, juicy and some of the best I have had in years" while the cheesecake was labeled as "unbelievably rich". Moreover, LUXBAR's service was repeatedly praised for its attentiveness and friendliness, and the ambiance was referred to as energetic, making this a true spectacle of American dining.
A photo of RL Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 84 times today
Located in the heart of Chicago's shopping district, RL Restaurant stands as a beacon of exemplary American cuisine. Its distinctly American luxe interior echoes elegance matched only by its exceptional menu. As one reviewer noted, this is "classic American fare with a creative twist". The eatery, recognized for its outstanding service, has been tagged as a hotspot for consistently delivering delicious food within a spectacular setting. High praises extend to dishes such as the Chicken Milanese, Filet Mignon, and the Classic Burger. As a reviewer emphatically stated, "RL's never disappoints. American classics, made with care." Its reputation as an American dining gem coupled with excellent reviews, cements RL Restaurant’s status as a must-visit.
A photo of Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse - Chicago restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 121 times today
Located in downtown Chicago, Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse is a beacon for steak lovers, universally praised for its excellent service, unique ambiance, and top-tier food quality. Esteemed since 2005, Gibson's has built a solid reputation for its prime beef steaks, with each cut cooked to absolute perfection. As a visitor rightly noted, "Gibsons steak still ranks as one of the best steaks you'll ever get". Not just steaks, the menu also extends beyond, offering a fantastic range of seafood and sides. Whether patrons are celebrating a special occasion or just craving a high-quality meal, Gibsons continues to exceed expectations and ensure remarkable experiences.
A photo of Beatrix - Streeterville restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 117 times today
Beatrix - Streeterville is a renowned establishment in the heart of Chicago, celebrated for its excellent American cuisine. Patrons commend the versatility of the menu, from the delicious "miso glazed salmon" to breakfast favorites like "fluffy lemon pancakes" and "pecan French toast". The restaurant is also highlighted for its consistent quality, offering both traditional and modern dishes which are always "tasty, well-prepared”. Despite its size, Beatrix - Streeterville maintains a high standard of service, with staff praised for their responsiveness and understanding. The place also caters to a variety of dietary needs and preferences, ensuring an unforgettable dining experience for all.
A photo of Alpana restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 52 times today
Welcome to wine inspired cuisine, where every dish is meticulously crafted to harmonize with the discerning palate of a Master Sommelier. Led by Alpana Singh, the youngest woman and first South Asian to conquer the Master Sommelier exam, our menu blurs the lines between food and wine, ensuring each recipe is a symphony of balance, texture, and flavor. Enjoy our global inspired menu featuring an array of dishes including small plates, pastas, vegetarian dishes, meat, seafood and steak. Wine lovers are sure to enjoy our expertly curated list featuring over 200 selections from across the world while cocktail enthusiasts can indulge in our craft cocktail menu. Regarded as neighborhood wine bistro by the locals, Alpana is located at the corner of State and Pearson in Chicago's historic and trendy Gold Coast district. We invite you to enjoy dinner in our well-appointed dining room or take in the scenery from our cozy patio.
A photo of Hugo's Frog Bar & Fish House - Chicago restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 38 times today
Hugo's Frog Bar & Fish House in Chicago boasts consistently high-quality seafood, earning it a reputation as one of the finest seafood restaurants in the Midwest. Renowned for its off-menu items, it delivers an outstanding culinary experience, as reflected in several laudatory reviews. The restaurant's seafood is praised for its freshness and variety, with the crab cake entry described as "heavenly" and unmatched in the region. The happy hour, featuring half-priced wine bottles and dollar oysters, is another draw. Customer service is another frequently mentioned strength, with numerous reviewers commending the attentive and helpful staff. The comfortable ambiance, live music, and street-side patio contribute to its charm. Hugo's is widely recommended for its consistency in providing a stellar dining experience.
A photo of The Bellevue restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • River North (Chicago)
Booked 91 times today
Located in the heart of the Gold Coast, The Bellevue is all about the finer things in life. An elevated bar and restaurant with a menu of timeless classics and fresh takes, this is the place for sophisticated socializing.
A photo of Brass Tack restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 21 times today
Brass Tack in Chicago is hailed for its excellent service, refined American cuisine with a French twist, and a memorable dining atmosphere. Reviews consistently praise the menu, particularly the French toast and burgers. The restaurant has a knack for creating memorable experiences, ensuring special occasions like birthdays are particularly unforgettable. Service is frequently described as impeccable, professional, and personable - adding a touch of warmth to the restaurant’s refined ambiance. Patrons love the sophisticated, yet relaxed atmosphere and the unusual blend of classic and modern cuisine. Despite its premium prices, Brass Tack's blend of quality dining, excellent service, and the unique menu make it a highly recommended gem.
A photo of The Lobby restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 13 times today
The Lobby, located in the prominent Peninsular Hotel, is renowned for its remarkable Contemporary American cuisine. The concurrence in the reviews emphasizes an exquisite dining experience with a beautiful view accompanied by live music. Their menu offers an inventive blend of Asian and American flavors that are consistently fresh and highly lauded, notably their seafood and brunch selections. Commended for excellent service, patrons pointed out their attention to detail, like the room temperature butter and elegant porcelain china and silver. The Lobby creates a unique and relaxing ambiance and successfully caters for special occasions, making it one of the top recommendations in the city.
A photo of Jake Melnick's Corner Tap restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Gold Coast / Streeterville
Booked 25 times today
Jake Melnick's Corner Tap holds a special place in the hearts of food enthusiasts in Chicago, thanks to its well-reputed American cuisine. Patrons praise it for its exceptional food - particularly its "amazing" and "perfect" wings and the "massive and great" jumbo pretzel. The restaurant also showcases frequent menu updates with wings and burgers of the month. The service is described as "helpful" and "outstanding", contributing to the "great atmosphere". From work lunches to casual dining, Jake Melnick's Corner Tap impresses with quick service, value, and an amazing environment that keeps patrons coming back for more.
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