Gluttony has its price, but in Chicago eaters don't always have to sacrifice quality for quantity and low prices. All-you-can-eat once triggered red flags of restaurants who compromised their cuisine by making it suffer under the harsh temperatures of a heat lamp. Although chain buffets continue to deliver questionable quality, other restaurants are attempting to shed that label. The buffet can give an eater a safe entry to cuisines they've never tried or provide a family with a no-frill way to feed their clan.
Here's a map of nine of Chicago's best all-you-can eat options.