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The Infatuation’s Restaurant Picks

The Infatuation is an app and website, which uses a small team of local editors who dine anonymously to rate and review restaurants. Each restaurant gets a rating, so that you can find the right place for every occasion.
ParachuteParachute
8.9
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Korean | Avondale / Irving Park, Chicago
Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone CrabJoe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab
8.8
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Girl & the GoatGirl & the Goat
8.8
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
avecavec
8.6
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
El Che BarEl Che Bar
8.6
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
8.6
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American | West Loop, Chicago
SundaSunda
8.5
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Asian | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Maude's Liquor BarMaude's Liquor Bar
8.5
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French American | West Loop, Chicago
RPM SteakRPM Steak
8.4
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Steak | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Mirai Sushi - Gold CoastMirai Sushi - Gold Coast
8.4
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Sushi | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Mott StreetMott Street
8.4
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Contemporary American | Bucktown / Wicker Park, Chicago
Riccardo TrattoriaRiccardo Trattoria
8.4
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Italian | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Duck InnDuck Inn
8.3
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American | Bridgeport, Chicago
TantaTanta
8.3
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Peruvian | River North (Chicago), Chicago

Popular restaurants in Chicago

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Latin American | Oak Park
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10 Hard-to-Get Reservations in Chicago

We know a thing or two about snagging a table. See the spots that are hardest to get into.
goosefootgoosefoot
683
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Square, Chicago
OrioleOriole
763
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Girl & the GoatGirl & the Goat
9161
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Les NomadesLes Nomades
1469
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Contemporary French | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
City Winery Chicago at the RiverwalkCity Winery Chicago at the Riverwalk
67
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Wine Bar | Downtown / Loop, Chicago
AcadiaAcadia
948
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Contemporary American | South Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
972
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Korean | Avondale / Irving Park, Chicago
Gibsons ItaliaGibsons Italia
449
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Steakhouse | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Maple & AshMaple & Ash
2622
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Steakhouse | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Three Dots and a DashThree Dots and a Dash
822
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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
321
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Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
MomotaroMomotaro
1597
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Japanese | West Loop, Chicago
BellemoreBellemore
518
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American | West Loop, Chicago
ProxiProxi
586
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Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
SomersetSomerset
761
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American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
5815
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1744
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
RPM ItalianRPM Italian
9570
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Italian | River North (Chicago), Chicago
EmaEma
1528
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Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Summer House Santa MonicaSummer House Santa Monica
2919
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American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
BlackbirdBlackbird
4192
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
BokaBoka
4209
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2219
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Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
Beatrix - Fulton MarketBeatrix - Fulton Market
665
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Little GoatLittle Goat
3572
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Mott StreetMott Street
563
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Contemporary American | Bucktown / Wicker Park, Chicago
True Food Kitchen - ChicagoTrue Food Kitchen - Chicago
1018
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Bar BiscayBar Biscay
122
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Basque | West Town, Chicago
Nico OsteriaNico Osteria
1893
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Italian | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
GT Prime SteakhouseGT Prime Steakhouse
714
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Steakhouse | River North (Chicago), Chicago

The Top 15 Restaurants by Cuisine in Chicago

Whether it’s a margherita pizza or sashimi you're after, here are the best places.
BlackbirdBlackbird
4192
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Nico OsteriaNico Osteria
1893
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Italian | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
The PublicanThe Publican
5815
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American | West Loop, Chicago
Swift & SonsSwift & Sons
1744
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Steakhouse | West Loop, Chicago
Sushi SanSushi San
321
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Japanese | River North (Chicago), Chicago
GT Fish and OysterGT Fish and Oyster
3266
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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
365
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French | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Duck Duck GoatDuck Duck Goat
2219
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Chinese | West Loop, Chicago
EmaEma
1528
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Mediterranean | River North (Chicago), Chicago
ProxiProxi
586
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Global, International | West Loop, Chicago
ParachuteParachute
972
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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
122
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Basque | West Town, Chicago
HerbHerb
228
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Thai | Uptown, Chicago

Chicago's 10 Most Iconic Restaurants

Fall in love with these longstanding local favorites.
BokaBoka
4209
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Contemporary American | Lincoln Park, Chicago
SepiaSepia
3448
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Contemporary American | West Loop, Chicago
Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone CrabJoe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab
11351
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
The GageThe Gage
7415
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American | Downtown / Loop, Chicago
Le Colonial - ChicagoLe Colonial - Chicago
3906
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Vietnamese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
RL RestaurantRL Restaurant
4901
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American | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago
Shaw's Crab House - ChicagoShaw's Crab House - Chicago
9546
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Seafood | River North (Chicago), Chicago
HUB 51HUB 51
4620
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American | River North (Chicago), Chicago
Mon Ami GabiMon Ami Gabi
4214
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French | Lincoln Park, Chicago
Shanghai TerraceShanghai Terrace
1222
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Chinese | Gold Coast / Streeterville, Chicago

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