Chicago is historically a meat-and-potatoes kind of town and as a result, many of the country's top steakhouses reside here. The following 20 spots are the best of the best thanks to their exemplary service and impressive selections of dry-aged steaks and luxurious wagyu beef. So whether it's a special occasion or just a casual date night at home, don't settle for anything less than the perfect cut.
As of October 30, Chicago restaurants can no longer serve customers indoors. Still, a number of Chicago restaurants have outdoor seating. The state now requires reservations for patio dining. The level of service offered is indicated on each map point. However, this should not be taken as an endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns. For updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit the city of Chicago’s COVID-19 dashboard. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More