Best Chicago Restaurants

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Henri Chicago

Henri Chicago

Louis Henri Sullivan was one of the most influential architects in Chicago during the late 1800s, and is known to many historians as "The Father of the Skyscraper." Henri is one of the best Chicago restaurants, and like its namesake, Henri boasts an amazingly creative and gourmet menu.

Henri opened in 2010 and quickly became the best restaurant in Chicago. Renowned executive chef, Dirk Flanigan, designed the unique American French Fusion menu, which has made Henri famous among critics and locals.

Located on Michigan Avenue directly across from Millennium Park, this best Chicago restaurant has a premium location. You can enjoy a nice walk in the park or carriage ride, before or after dinner.

Be sure to try their signature specialty drink, Sullivan's Elixir and their affordable Prix Fixe Lunch.

Alinea Chicago

Alinea Chicago


Named one of the best 50 restaurants in North America, Alinea is definitely one of the best restaurants in Chicago. This uniquely imaginative restaurant is located in Lincoln Park in the North Side of Chicago. The restaurant is very fine-dining, and jackets are required. It evokes the perfect atmosphere for a romantic dinner with beautiful decor designed by their own creative staff.

The menu consists of an American-style cuisine approaching the elegant side of continental foods. Alinea offers 16 and 18 course dinners consisting of many components from appetizers to desserts. These large courses are perfect for sharing, and allow you to try a grip of food.

Alinea is almost as popular for its delicious food as it is for its modern and artistic decor, which makes it one of the best Chicago restaurants.

Moto Chicago

Moto Chicago


Moto opened in 2011, and has swiftly jumped to the title of best Chicago restaurant.

The future of food lies in the heart of the West Loop of Chicago at Moto. Moto is a new restaurant that combines science with food. This new restaurant has become extremely popular, and inspired a new television show, which its Executive Chef, Homaru Cantu, is the host. His love for science and food have come together to make the best restaurant in Chicago.

This innovative, artistic and post-modern approach to the culinary arts makes Moto a must. Currently the restaurant only offers dinner, but the menu is constantly changing, as Cantu explores every inch of the food universe.

Out of all the best Chicago restaurants, Moto is the only one where everything on the table is edible. They even create beautiful edible menus.

Chicago Travel Info
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State and Lake

American

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Mike Ditkas Chicago

Steakhouse

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Gino's Pizza

Pizzeria

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Plymouth Restaurant

American

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Signature Room at the 95th

American

Located in Gold Coast BrunchBusiness DiningCateringDeliveryHappy HourHealthy OptionsKid FriendlyWaterfront

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Harry Caray's Steakhouse

Steakhouse

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There are so many things to do in Chicago that it's really easy to work up an appetite on your trip! But all the delicious smells don't keep food off the mind for long either. The best Chicago restaurants aren't always the most expensive, and Chicago has tons of great cheap places to grab a good bite to eat. Some of the best restaurants in Chicago are little local holes, that are hidden from tourists and hard to find.

A great way to get an idea of what food in Chicago is all about and learn where the best Chicago restaurants are is to take a Chicago Food Tour. The tour guides will not only take you around to some great places, but they will gladly share with you their favorite restaurants, and tell you which they think is the best restaurant in Chicago. You can often find Chicago tour deals to save you on one of these guided tours so that you can spring for a fancy dinner tomorrow night!

Find all the best deals in Chicago for everything from your tours, to your dining to even saving big at your favorite Chicago hotel!