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Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Oak Park
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Contemporary American | Oak Park
Gaetano's & Ristorantino Mediterraneo
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Italian | Forest Park
Maya Del Sol
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Latin American | Oak Park
Posto 31
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Italian | La Grange
Hemmingway's Bistro
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Bistro | Oak Park
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goosefootgoosefoot
679
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Square, Chicago
OrioleOriole
732
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Girl & the GoatGirl & the Goat
9029
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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
937
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Contemporary American | South Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
939
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Korean | Avondale / Irving Park, Chicago
Gibsons ItaliaGibsons Italia
398
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Steakhouse | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Maple & AshMaple & Ash
2543
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Steakhouse | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Three Dots and a DashThree Dots and a Dash
802
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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
292
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Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
MomotaroMomotaro
1546
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Japanese | West Loop, Chicago
BellemoreBellemore
465
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American | West Loop, Chicago
ProxiProxi
539
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Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
SomersetSomerset
711
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American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
5772
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1694
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
RPM ItalianRPM Italian
9441
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Italian | River North (Chicago), Chicago
EmaEma
1455
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Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Summer House Santa MonicaSummer House Santa Monica
2854
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American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
BlackbirdBlackbird
4154
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
BokaBoka
4137
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2148
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Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
Beatrix - Fulton MarketBeatrix - Fulton Market
630
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Little GoatLittle Goat
3484
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Mott StreetMott Street
542
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Contemporary American | Bucktown / Wicker Park, Chicago
True Food Kitchen - ChicagoTrue Food Kitchen - Chicago
974
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Bar BiscayBar Biscay
114
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Basque | West Town, Chicago
Nico OsteriaNico Osteria
1866
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Italian | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
GT Prime SteakhouseGT Prime Steakhouse
691
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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
4154
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Nico OsteriaNico Osteria
1866
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Italian | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
5772
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1694
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
Sushi SanSushi San
292
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Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
GT Fish and OysterGT Fish and Oyster
3230
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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
333
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French | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2148
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Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
EmaEma
1455
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Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
ProxiProxi
539
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Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
939
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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
220
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Thai | Uptown, Chicago

Chicago's 10 Most Iconic Restaurants

Fall in love with these longstanding local favorites.
BokaBoka
4137
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
SepiaSepia
3421
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone CrabJoe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab
11195
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
The GageThe Gage
7310
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American | Downtown / Loop, Chicago
Le Colonial - ChicagoLe Colonial - Chicago
3867
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Vietnamese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
RL RestaurantRL Restaurant
4827
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American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Shaw's Crab House - ChicagoShaw's Crab House - Chicago
9437
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
HUB 51HUB 51
4583
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Mon Ami GabiMon Ami Gabi
4167
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French | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Shanghai TerraceShanghai Terrace
1197
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Chinese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago

Treat your taste buds: Explore Southwest Suburbs restaurants.

Specials at top restaurants in Southwest Suburbs

Enjoy great restaurant specials, set menus, and more
The Madison Bar & KitchenThe Madison Bar & Kitchen
408 reviews
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American | West Loop, Chicago

The ambiance and brunch menu are fantastic! The service was a little sparse, but it also got very busy about half-way into our meal. More

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Union Sushi + Barbeque BarUnion Sushi + Barbeque Bar
1447 reviews
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Sushi | River North (Chicago), Chicago

The sushi is great and it is nicely complemented with BBQ. I had the lamb chops. Cocktails are unique. More

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EdenEden
460 reviews
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American | West Loop, Chicago

Top for brunch in Chicago. Terrific food, better service and just perfect for Sunday morning. More

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The Franklin RoomThe Franklin Room
577 reviews
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago

Super cute decor and great atmosphere. Food was delish. Had oysters, mussels (amazing), risotto and lobster roll. Was there for a bday and they were very friendly to the birthday guy. More

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RM Champagne SalonRM Champagne Salon
687 reviews
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French American | West Loop, Chicago

Great place! We had a wonderful time on a double date. More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Southwest Suburbs's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Capri Ristorante1. Capri Ristorante
17 reviews
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Italian | Palos Park, Southwest Suburbs

Never had a bad meal here. Tried the Borolla for first time and it was one of the best italian dishes I ever ate. If you like lasagna , you'll love this meal. Only made in a vodka cream sauce. I wanted to lick the plate. More

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Frankie's Ristorante2. Frankie's Ristorante
1345 reviews
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Italian | Tinley Park, Southwest Suburbs

Such a great spot for everyday dining or a special occasion! Delicious food, awesome service by a friendly staff and a wonderful ambiance! Love Frankie’s! More

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Allgauer's Restaurant - Doubletree Hotel3. Allgauer's Restaurant - Doubletree Hotel
285 reviews
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American | Alsip, Southwest Suburbs

Always excellent food , service & ambiance More

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Home Run Inn Pizza - Bolingbrook4. Home Run Inn Pizza - Bolingbrook
86 reviews
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Pizzeria | Bolingbrook, Southwest Suburbs

Seated right away. Our waitress was very attentive and checked back as needed. Food was very good and we had lots of leftovers. More

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Francesca's Vicinato5. Francesca's Vicinato
954 reviews
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Italian | Palos Park, Southwest Suburbs

Every time we dine at Francesca Vicinato, we are very pleased. The food is consistently delicious, the atmosphere is fun and pleasant, and the service is outstanding. More

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New to OpenTable

Southwest Suburbs restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Burger Theory - Holiday Inn Joliet SouthwestBurger Theory - Holiday Inn Joliet Southwest
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Burgers | Joliet, Southwest Suburbs

Burger Theory features specialty burgers, apps, and unique eatables long with local craft beers and cocktails. We have whiskey flights as well !More

Discover Southwest Suburbs

It's no wonder that Chicago's Southwest Suburbs are home to some of the city's best steakhouses and fine dining establishments. The historic downtown area is a great place to book a reservation for a precisely cooked steak, but it's also a great place to find bars and pubs featuring classic deep-dish Chicago-style pizza. If locally brewed beer is more your style, there are many award-winning breweries in the area as well. Top it all off with Japanese sushi and French cuisine, and it's no wonder that the Southwest Suburbs have been considered to be the most livable suburbs in Chicago. No matter whether you're looking for a family-friendly restaurant or a more formal evening, you're sure to find something to please your palate in this region.