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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
680
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Square, Chicago
OrioleOriole
738
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Girl & the GoatGirl & the Goat
9052
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Les NomadesLes Nomades
1458
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Contemporary French | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
City Winery Chicago at the RiverwalkCity Winery Chicago at the Riverwalk
50
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Wine Bar | Downtown / Loop, Chicago
AcadiaAcadia
938
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Contemporary American | South Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
941
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Korean | Avondale / Irving Park, Chicago
Gibsons ItaliaGibsons Italia
410
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Steakhouse | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Maple & AshMaple & Ash
2555
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Steakhouse | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Three Dots and a DashThree Dots and a Dash
806
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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
297
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Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
MomotaroMomotaro
1553
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Japanese | West Loop, Chicago
BellemoreBellemore
474
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American | West Loop, Chicago
ProxiProxi
545
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Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
SomersetSomerset
723
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American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
5776
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1704
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
RPM ItalianRPM Italian
9470
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Italian | River North (Chicago), Chicago
EmaEma
1470
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Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Summer House Santa MonicaSummer House Santa Monica
2866
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American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
BlackbirdBlackbird
4164
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
BokaBoka
4151
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2157
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Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
Beatrix - Fulton MarketBeatrix - Fulton Market
639
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Little GoatLittle Goat
3505
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Mott StreetMott Street
547
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Contemporary American | Bucktown / Wicker Park, Chicago
True Food Kitchen - ChicagoTrue Food Kitchen - Chicago
980
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Bar BiscayBar Biscay
117
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Basque | West Town, Chicago
Nico OsteriaNico Osteria
1871
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Italian | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
GT Prime SteakhouseGT Prime Steakhouse
697
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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
4164
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Nico OsteriaNico Osteria
1871
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Italian | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
5776
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1704
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
Sushi SanSushi San
297
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Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
GT Fish and OysterGT Fish and Oyster
3237
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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
342
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French | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2157
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Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
EmaEma
1470
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Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
ProxiProxi
545
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Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
941
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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
117
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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
4151
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
SepiaSepia
3426
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone CrabJoe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab
11220
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
The GageThe Gage
7329
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American | Downtown / Loop, Chicago
Le Colonial - ChicagoLe Colonial - Chicago
3876
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Vietnamese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
RL RestaurantRL Restaurant
4843
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American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Shaw's Crab House - ChicagoShaw's Crab House - Chicago
9462
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
HUB 51HUB 51
4591
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Mon Ami GabiMon Ami Gabi
4177
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French | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Shanghai TerraceShanghai Terrace
1201
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Chinese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago

Treat your taste buds: Explore Northwest Indiana restaurants.

Specials at top restaurants in Northwest Indiana

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

Great food! Great drinks! Great service! More

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Union Sushi + Barbeque BarUnion Sushi + Barbeque Bar
1453 reviews
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Sushi | River North (Chicago), Chicago

This place is an outstanding find. I've been going there several years. It seems to get better each time I go. Took my sister for her birthday, on Oct 20th, she is from NY and said it is as good as any hot NY spot. Great food and Service. More

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

Everything was so perfect, I don't know where to start. Great food, atmosphere, drinks, service. This is my new favorite. More

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EdenEden
462 reviews
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American | West Loop, Chicago

Well thought out menu. Empanada's were amazing. Duck was really good. Ribeye was solid. More

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

Lovely spot, friendly knowledgeable service, fantastic drink selection! Good times! More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Northwest Indiana's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Gamba Ristorante1. Gamba Ristorante
439 reviews
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Italian | Merrillville, IN, Northwest Indiana

Had good friends in from out of state and knew they would enjoy the fine dining experience we always have at Gamba’s! More

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Don Quijote2. Don Quijote
277 reviews
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Spanish | Valparaiso, IN, Northwest Indiana

We had a wonderful time. The owners greet you and make you feel very welcome. You feel like you are a part of their family. More

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Provecho - Latin Provisions3. Provecho - Latin Provisions
99 reviews
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Latin / Spanish | Crown Point, IN, Northwest Indiana

Celebrating my daughters birthday, we love to go to unique places to eat and loved the food at this place! More

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Ciao Bella4. Ciao Bella
409 reviews
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Italian | Schererville, IN, Northwest Indiana

Outstanding as always; great wine selection. I would highly recommend the risoltto and pappardelle pastas. More

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Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Merrillville5. Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Merrillville
1414 reviews
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Contemporary American | Merrillville, IN, Northwest Indiana

Wine tasting was awesome and the waiter even gave us a bonus taste. Food is awesome as well and the waitress was very friendly and helpful More

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Discover Northwest Indiana

The Northwest Indiana area has a rich and diverse array of dining options that are sure to please anyone's tastes. You can sample some classic American favorites, including chicken wings, buffalo shrimp, burgers, and crab legs at one of the renowned local chains. If you've got a craving for the sea, you can visit one of the many restaurants offering dishes such as sushi rolls, oysters, crab cakes, Cajun-fried shrimp sandwiches, and grilled mahi-mahi. There's also no shortage of excellent Mexican restaurants in the area. Northwest Indiana offers your pick of places to enjoy quesadillas, empanadas, carne asada, and much more.