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The 38 Essential Restaurants in Chicago


Exciting New Restaurants to Try in Chicago

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Great Chicago Sports Bars for Watching the Super Bowl and Other Big Games

Chicago Has 11 James Beard Award Semifinalists for 2023

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Here Are the 2023 James Beard Awards Restaurant and Chef Semifinalists

A Chicago Pizzeria Creates a Campaign to Help Rescue Dogs Find Homes

Gordon Ramsay’s Famous Beef Wellington Is Coming to Suburban Chicago

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The Essential Pizza Restaurants in Chicago

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Where to Order Chinese, Korean, and Japanese Dumplings in Chicago

The Tastiest Ways to Celebrate Lunar New Year 2023 in Chicago

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This Fabulous Suburban Hot Dog Stand Serves Wieners and Fried Rice

Al’s Drive-In in Maywood has been around for nearly 70 years

Willis Tower’s New Anchor Restaurant Hopes to Ignite Downtown Excitement

Table, Donkey and Stick’s Back After City’s Boner and Three More Openings

This Chef Found TikTok Stardom Chronicling His Journey Toward Opening a Restaurant

Well-traveled Chicago native Jacob Potashnick hopes his farm-to-table ethos makes Feld, his new tasting menu restaurant, a hit in Ukrainian Village

The Rise of the Consultant Chef in Chicago

They’re not usually cooking in the kitchen, but they hold a major influence

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Chicago Restaurant Week Menus Are Live with 51 New Venues

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Where to Find Chicago’s Best Salad Bars

Where to Eat at Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

Chicago Considers Helping the Rideshare Drivers Who Take Diners to Restaurants

Where to Eat at Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

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Where to Find Thin-Crust Pizza in Chicago

An Eater’s Guide to Chicago

Unofficial and highly opinionated information about the City of Broad Shoulders

Boka and Chef Daniel Rose Will Debut Their Chicago Restaurant Next Week

Inside River North’s Ravishing and Creative Pizza Cafe

Chicago’s Only Hardee’s and Seven Upcoming Bars and Restaurants

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Where to Order Takeout in Chicago

Alamo Drafthouse, the Popular Texas Movie Theater Chain, Sets a Chicago Opening Date

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Where to Warm Up in Chicago Inside a Restaurant or Bar With a Fireplace

A Michelin-Starred Sushi Spot From California Arrives in Chicago

Lawry’s The Prime Rib’s Return and Three More Pop-Ups to Know

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Chicago Restaurants and Bars With Excellent Booze-Free Beverages

Here’s What to Eat for Brunch at Loyalist

Foxtrot and Chicago Bulls Star Zach LaVine Launch Candy Collaboration

How to Pitch Stories to Eater Chicago

Freelancers looking to pitch to Eater’s Chicago-based city site should start here

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