Restaurants in Illinois

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Inside an unassuming storefront on Chicago Avenue sits one of the city’s favorite bakeries, Hoosier Mama Pie Company. Run by passionate pastry... Read More

A contemporary American restaurant and dessert bar in Bucktown, Hot Chocolate is the brainchild of Mindy Segal, a former pastry chef at Spago and a... Read More

"The Sausage Superstore and Encased Meat Emporium" is how Doug's describes itself, so you know it takes the item between the bun most seriously. The... Read More

In Chicago, top-tier style mavens have a singular shopping destination: Ikram. On the second floor of this high-end shop is a café serving up farm-to... Read More

To the delight of Lakeview residents, Doug Zell and his wife Emily Mange established the first Intelligentsia Coffeebar in 1995. Though the small... Read More

This massive new urban roofscape is glamorous, to be sure. There are three distinct indoor/outdoor lounging areas outfitted with Art Deco-style... Read More

On a wood plank sign, colorful markers advertising authentic Costa Rican dishes welcome visitors to this family-owned café in Bucktown. In... Read More

Ixcateco Grill specializes in cuisine from southern Mexico by a chef native to that area. The menu is sophisticated, locally sourced, organic, and... Read More

Upon entering this modern Japanese restaurant, patrons are wowed by a Jeffrey Beers-designed interior adorned with a water wall, oversize mirrors, red... Read More

Molecular meets locavore in the open kitchen of a daring new restaurant by chef Josh Adams, who trained at Chicago’s Alinea. Midwestern farm... Read More

One of the first sushi bars in Chicago, Kamehachi was opened by Mrs. Marion Konishi in 1967 and has since expanded to include three additional... Read More

Neighborhood charm and heaping portions make this a go-to breakfast spot. The eggs Benedict will make your taste buds sing with jalepeno-cured pork... Read More

Touted as a traveler’s café, Kopi has that backpacker vibe. Kopi, Indonesian for coffee, welcomes customers to sit on floor cushions and... Read More

Located in Lincoln Park, this restaurant produces modern seafood that draws flavors from Japan to Maine. Inside the dining room, white leather chairs... Read More

This eatery near the North Side takes pizza to another level. Kids will love it because they can make their own pizzas and watch as they are cooked in... Read More

This stylish pizzeria and wine bar puts a new farm-to-table spin on traditional wood-fired pies. Traditional red-sauced pizzas are on the menu, but the... Read More

Swank French colonial décor studded with palm trees create an enticingly chic backdrop for romance. Sip champagne in the soft candlelight and indulge... Read More

Located within the Hotel Les Armures in the city’s historic Old Town, this restaurant serves traditional Swiss fare in a two-story space that... Read More

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