Best American Restaurants in Northwest Suburbs

Hugo's Frog Bar & Chop House - Des PlainesHugo's Frog Bar & Chop House - Des Plaines
(1366)
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American | Des Plaines, Northwest Suburbs
Seasons 52 - SchaumburgSeasons 52 - Schaumburg
(6711)
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American | Schaumburg, Northwest Suburbs
Wildfire - SchaumburgWildfire - Schaumburg
(9053)
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American | Schaumburg, Northwest Suburbs
1913 Restaurant & Wine Bar1913 Restaurant & Wine Bar
(377)
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American | Roselle, Northwest Suburbs
Palm Court Restaurant - Arlington HeightsPalm Court Restaurant - Arlington Heights
(376)
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American | Arlington Heights, Northwest Suburbs
The Lucky MonkThe Lucky Monk
(1962)
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American | South Barrington, Northwest Suburbs
Pinstripes - South BarringtonPinstripes - South Barrington
(407)
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American | South Barrington, Northwest Suburbs
E & O Food and DrinkE & O Food and Drink
(1012)
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American | Mount Prospect, Northwest Suburbs
Weber Grill - SchaumburgWeber Grill - Schaumburg
(3571)
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American | Schaumburg, Northwest Suburbs
Countyline TavernCountyline Tavern
(338)
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American | Buffalo Grove, Northwest Suburbs
Fox and TurtleFox and Turtle
(293)
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American | Itasca, Northwest Suburbs
Bub City - RosemontBub City - Rosemont
(794)
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American | Rosemont, Northwest Suburbs
Jimmy's Charhouse - ElginJimmy's Charhouse - Elgin
(258)
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American | Elgin, Northwest Suburbs

Best Italian Restaurants in Northwest Suburbs

Di Benedetto TrattoriaDi Benedetto Trattoria
(106)
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Italian | Hoffman Estates, Northwest Suburbs
Francesca's FamigliaFrancesca's Famiglia
(1022)
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Italian | Barrington, Northwest Suburbs
Maggiano's - SchaumburgMaggiano's - Schaumburg
(6733)
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Italian | Schaumburg, Northwest Suburbs
Agio Italian BistroAgio Italian Bistro
(391)
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Italian | Palatine, Northwest Suburbs
Francesca's TavolaFrancesca's Tavola
(1564)
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Italian | Arlington Heights, Northwest Suburbs
ZaZa's Tavola ItalianaZaZa's Tavola Italiana
(370)
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Italian | Barrington, Northwest Suburbs
Via ArenellaVia Arenella
(130)
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Italian | Arlington Heights, Northwest Suburbs
Carlucci - RosemontCarlucci - Rosemont
(2337)
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Italian | Rosemont, Northwest Suburbs
Incontro A TavolaIncontro A Tavola
(871)
$$$$
Italian | South Barrington, Northwest Suburbs
Chicago Prime ItalianChicago Prime Italian
(2333)
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Italian | Schaumburg, Northwest Suburbs
Basilico RistoranteBasilico Ristorante
(182)
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Italian | Norridge, Northwest Suburbs
D'Agostino's - Park RidgeD'Agostino's - Park Ridge
(80)
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Italian | Park Ridge, Northwest Suburbs

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10 Hard-to-Get Reservations in Chicago

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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
$$$$
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
$$$$
American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1704
$$$$
Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
Sushi SanSushi San
297
$$$$
Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
GT Fish and OysterGT Fish and Oyster
3237
$$$$
Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Dos Urban CantinaDos Urban Cantina
558
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Mexican | Logan Square, Chicago
Margeaux Brasserie - Waldorf AstoriaMargeaux Brasserie - Waldorf Astoria
342
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French | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2157
$$$$
Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
EmaEma
1470
$$$$
Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
ProxiProxi
545
$$$$
Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
941
$$$$
Korean | Avondale / Irving Park, Chicago
Jaipur - Permanently ClosedJaipur - Permanently Closed
248
$$$$
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
$$$$
Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
The GageThe Gage
7329
$$$$
American | Downtown / Loop, Chicago
Le Colonial - ChicagoLe Colonial - Chicago
3876
$$$$
Vietnamese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
RL RestaurantRL Restaurant
4843
$$$$
American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Shaw's Crab House - ChicagoShaw's Crab House - Chicago
9462
$$$$
Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
HUB 51HUB 51
4591
$$$$
American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Mon Ami GabiMon Ami Gabi
4177
$$$$
French | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Shanghai TerraceShanghai Terrace
1201
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Chinese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago

Treat your taste buds: Explore Northwest Suburbs restaurants.

Specials at top restaurants in Northwest Suburbs

Enjoy great restaurant specials, set menus, and more
QulinarniaQulinarnia
209 reviews
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Polish | Mount Prospect, Northwest Suburbs

We always enjoy coming here, the food is very interesting, delicious, and well presented. Great attentive service. Close to home, but not your everyday run of the mill restaurant! If you like gourmet food with a Polish twist, this is your place. Not the cheapest dinner, but worth it for us. More

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Bobbys DeerfieldBobbys Deerfield
1353 reviews
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American | Deerfield, North Suburbs

Being a Saturday night and homecoming weekend, service was a little rushed. However, dining at Bobby’s is always a nice experience - good food and value. More

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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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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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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Northwest Suburbs's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Montarra1. Montarra
2232 reviews
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Contemporary American | Algonquin, Northwest Suburbs

Food was amazing. We will definitely be back. More

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The Capital Grille - Chicago- Rosemont2. The Capital Grille - Chicago- Rosemont
1945 reviews
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Steakhouse | Rosemont, Northwest Suburbs

Service from valet to meal was outstanding. Perfect for our business luncheon, plenty of options for lunch. Food was delicious and portions were spot on. More

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1913 Restaurant & Wine Bar3. 1913 Restaurant & Wine Bar
377 reviews
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American | Roselle, Northwest Suburbs

The service was exceptional from the friendliness, to the attentiveness and to the food & wine suggestions. More

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Chicago Prime Steakhouse4. Chicago Prime Steakhouse
1765 reviews
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Steakhouse | Schaumburg, Northwest Suburbs

Great night out with our family! Food, service, ambience was excellent. More

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Morton's The Steakhouse - Rosemont5. Morton's The Steakhouse - Rosemont
1169 reviews
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Steakhouse | Rosemont, Northwest Suburbs

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New to OpenTable

Northwest Suburbs restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Carmine's RosemontCarmine's Rosemont
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Italian | Rosemont, Northwest Suburbs

Carmine's Rosemont is the 'Pearl' in the Pearl District!

Complete with large fireplaces, impressive stonework, exposed wood beams and the traditional Italian fare to match, the new Carmine's is truly an experience for all of your senses. Stepping outside onto the 3,000 square foot patio reveals a striking outdoor pizza oven, kitchen, and massive cocktail bar.

In true Italian famiglia fashion, Carmine's also has private dining available for up to 50 to make sure you have enough space for your abudanza, wedding reception or any special occasion.

Carmine's Rosemont is a true Italian treat where you walk in as friends but you leave as family.More

Maharaja Indian CuisineMaharaja Indian Cuisine
$$$$
Indian | Rosemont, Northwest Suburbs

Welcome to Maharaja, an Authentic Indian Restaurant , where food is prepared by the top Indian Chefs of Chicago land, who have been delivering the top quality food and serving the world with Passion, for the past twenty years.
We welcome every one and wish to express our sincere thanks for choosing…Maharaja, your preferred place to dine and enjoy the North and South Indian Cuisine at it’s best in a great ambiance and elegance of the restaurant with superb food and uncompromising service.More

P.F. Chang's - SchaumburgP.F. Chang's - Schaumburg
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Asian | Schaumburg, Northwest Suburbs

P.F. Chang's is a restaurant concept that honors the 2,000-year-old Asian tradition of wok cooking and believes in making food from scratch every day in every restaurant. With a Farm to Wok™ food philosophy at its core, P.F. Chang's chefs hand-roll dim sum, hand chop and slice all vegetables and meats, handcraft every sauce and wok-cook each recipe, every day in every restaurant using wholesome, fresh ingredients. With roots in Chinese cooking, the culinary landscape at P.F. Chang's now stretches across Asia with diverse, culturally inspired recipes including hand-rolled sushi, Vietnamese-style soups and bowls, traditional Chinese dim sum, wok-fired chicken and beef entrées, and family style noodles and rice. All made from scratch every day.More

Radhika's KitchenRadhika's Kitchen
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Indian | Schaumburg, Northwest Suburbs

Radhika's Kitchen Schaumburg invites you to have kinds of Indian Flavours In Schaumburg, IL. We offer a broad Indian menu investigating Varities of Indian food that is cooked to arrange giving you a decision of how mellow or hot you like your nourishment. Each dish has its own particular flavor and appreciate which can't originate from any curry powder, however from regular flavors which must be independently arranged for Each Dish your lean toward.

Each dish is really arranged, utilizing normal flavors and new fixings similarly as we would in our own home, including vegetarian choices. Radhika's kitchen Desi Curry Point needs you to encounter the rich flavors and enjoy Indian Cooking brings to the table numerous varieties. Go along with us for lunch or supper and make the most of our easygoing eating. What's more, we offer takeout.More

Truluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - RosemontTruluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - Rosemont
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Seafood | Rosemont, Northwest Suburbs

We invite you to escape to Truluck's. A getaway for the senses. Come savor fresh Crab, direct from our own fisheries. Delight in our fresh-catch seafood menu or select Prime steaks prepared to perfection. Then complement it all with delicious wines by the glass and bottle. Truluck's Rosemont is excited to bring you delicious weekday lunch options as well as our Power Lunch special. Lunch hours are Monday-Friday 11:30AM-3:00PM and our Stone Crab Louge will remain open all day offering cocktails, beer, wine and lounge menuMore

Discover Northwest Suburbs

The northwest suburbs of Chicago contain a wide variety of excellent dining selections sure to put any craving to rest. Visit an authentic, cozy American bar and grill for the likes of mussels, cheeseburgers, and steak sandwiches. If you'd like a dinner from south of the border, there are a handful of Mexican grill and cantina establishments featuring all the Mexican favorites like tacos, quesadillas, and tamales. Check into one of the many available sushi bars for some Philadelphia, California, or tuna rolls. There's also some great French restaurants in the area where you can stop by for some authentic rillettes of pork, steak tartare, or French oysters.