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Best of Chicago
Pub Royale is one of Best of Chicago.

1. Pub Royale

8.7
2049 W Division St (btwn Damen Ave & Hoyne Ave), Chicago, IL
Pub · Ukrainian Village · 31 consigli e recensioni

ChicagoistChicagoist: There's a beer list a mile long, and the food is brash. Samosas with salt cod, lamb dumplings, and sweet & sour cauliflower with Szechwan peppercorns and chiles. Plus, the space itself is beautiful. Leggi tutto.

Boeufhaus is one of Best of Chicago.

2. Boeufhaus

8.8
1012 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL
Bisteccheria · Humboldt Park · 19 consigli e recensioni

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The main course is as it should be: a handsome rib eye, aged 55 days, sliced thick and settled into a slowly forming pool of its beefy juices. Leggi tutto.

Monteverde is one of Best of Chicago.

3. Monteverde

9.0
1020 West Madison Street (Carpenter Street), Chicago, IL
Ristorante italiano · Near West Side · 42 consigli e recensioni

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The must-order entrée is a shatteringly crunchy skate-wing “schnitzel”; and the wok gets a warm welcome into the Italian kitchen, imparting toastiness to everything from chicken livers to strangozze. Leggi tutto.

Roister is one of Best of Chicago.

4. Roister

8.3
951 W Fulton Market (Morgan), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · Fulton Market · 34 consigli e recensioni

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: You’ll want the spunky fermented cabbage with roasted pineapple, the whole chicken served with sunchoke hot sauce, and, for a worthy splurge, the absolutely transcendent uni-bathed Japanese wagyu. Leggi tutto.

DiSotto Enoteca is one of Best of Chicago.

5. DiSotto Enoteca

8.2
200 E Chesnut St, Chicago, IL
Wine bar · Streeterville · 13 consigli e recensioni
Heritage Bicycles is one of Best of Chicago.

6. Heritage Bicycles

9.3
2959 N Lincoln Avenue (Wellington), Chicago, IL
Coffee-shop · Lakeview · 68 consigli e recensioni
Little Goat Diner is one of Best of Chicago.

7. Little Goat Diner

9.1
820 W Randolph St (at Green St), Chicago, IL
Tavola Calda · Fulton Market · 478 consigli e recensioni

Natalie B.Natalie Bergman: Fat Elvis Waffle. Mic drop.

Presidio is one of Best of Chicago.

8. Presidio

1749 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL
Pub ristorante · Bucktown · 24 consigli e recensioni

SavoteurSavoteur: An ode to Northern California, Presidio’s sleek space features a long minimalist bar with recessed and studio lighting, plus plenty of exposed brick. Leggi tutto.

The Duck Inn is one of Best of Chicago.

9. The Duck Inn

8.7
2701 S Eleanor St, Chicago, IL
Pub ristorante · Bridgeport · 46 consigli e recensioni

SavoteurSavoteur: Bringing vintage vibe to its bar with bright light fixtures and art deco-inspired details, The Duck Inn is great for enjoying cocktails, local beers or bar snacks. Leggi tutto.

Celeste is one of Best of Chicago.

10. Celeste

7.9
111 W Hubbard St (btwn Clark & La Salle), Chicago, IL
Cocktail bar · River North · 41 consigli e recensioni

SavoteurSavoteur: A classic cocktail lounge and supper club easily fit for a fun night out, American restaurant Celeste features a long, silver-hued bar lined with tall, comfortable chairs. Leggi tutto.

Lula Café is one of Best of Chicago.

11. Lula Café

9.1
2537 N Kedzie Blvd (btwn Linden & Logan Sq.), Chicago, IL
Bar Caffè · Logan Square · 254 consigli e recensioni

SavoteurSavoteur: The glossy, marble-topped bar at American eatery Lula Cafe feels modern yet rustic, complete with an approachable chalkboard menu of draft beers and extra-wide mirror. Leggi tutto.

Salero is one of Best of Chicago.

12. Salero

621 W Randolph St (at Des Plaines), Chicago, IL
Ristorante spagnolo · West Loop · 20 consigli e recensioni

SavoteurSavoteur: The stylish, softly lit bar at Spanish restaurant Salero offers a wide array of creative cocktails, making it easy to sink into the industrial and rustic-chic vibe. Leggi tutto.

Travelle is one of Best of Chicago.

13. Travelle

8.4
330 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL
Lounge · Near North Side · 36 consigli e recensioni

SavoteurSavoteur: Located in the Langham Hotel, Travelle Kitchen + Bar offers a sophisticated setting for sipping craft cocktails, regional beers and wines while taking in the stunning river views. Leggi tutto.

The Dawson is one of Best of Chicago.

14. The Dawson

8.6
732 W Grand Ave (at N Halsted St), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · Fulton River District · 96 consigli e recensioni

SavoteurSavoteur: With modern lighting and graphic, textile floor, The Dawson’s stylish bar is an ideal spot for taking in their handcrafted cocktails, international wines and beers. Leggi tutto.

Piece Brewery and Pizzeria is one of Best of Chicago.

15. Piece Brewery and Pizzeria

9.0
1927 W North Ave (btwn Elk Grove Ave & Damen Ave), Chicago, IL
Pizzeria · Wicker Park · 355 consigli e recensioni

Rudimus R.Rudimus Radimus Ramulus: I ALWAYS get the White with clams, jalapeños, and BACON!!! Squeeze some lemon and sprinkle red pepper flake over the entire pie and guaranteed you'll never order anything else.

Fountainhead is one of Best of Chicago.

16. Fountainhead

8.4
1970 W Montrose Ave (at N Damen Ave), Chicago, IL
Bar · Ravenswood · 102 consigli e recensioni

Eric V.Eric Venker: Great rooftop seating with a dedicated bar up there, very solid selection on draft.

Drumbar is one of Best of Chicago.

17. Drumbar

8.0
201 E Delaware Pl (at Mies van der Rohe Way), Chicago, IL
Bar · Streeterville · 68 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Add this to the list of downtown rooftop spaces with a hip, modern terrace atop the Raffaello Hotel. The menu features a mix of seasonal cocktails along with a focus on bourbon and whiskey.

ROOF on theWit is one of Best of Chicago.

18. ROOF on theWit

7.5
201 N State St (at Lake St), Chicago, IL
Bar dell'hotel · The Loop · 132 consigli e recensioni

Patrick F.Patrick Finley (@pjfinley): You can find amazing views of the city from this rooftop bar. The service is great and a pretty stellar atmosphere. One of my go-to's in Chicago.

Firecakes Donuts is one of Best of Chicago.

19. Firecakes Donuts

9.1
68 W Hubbard St (at N Clark St), Chicago, IL
Negozio di ciambelle · Near North Side · 167 consigli e recensioni

Mohammed K.Mohammed Kheyami: Enjoy brief time in heaven while eating a donut icecream sandwich 😍

Do-Rite Donuts & Coffee is one of Best of Chicago.

20. Do-Rite Donuts & Coffee

8.8
50 W Randolph St (at N Dearborn St), Chicago, IL
Negozio di ciambelle · The Loop · 112 consigli e recensioni

Chris S.Chris Steele: Get here early, spoil yourself a little and bring back extras for your coworkers. Consider it your good deed for the day.

Margie's Candies is one of Best of Chicago.

21. Margie's Candies

8.9
1960 N Western Ave (at W Armitage Ave), Chicago, IL
Gelateria · Logan Square · 89 consigli e recensioni

PureWowPureWow: A Chicago institution, Margie's is worth all the hype. The house specialty--"heaven in a white clamshell dish"-- combines three scoops of ice cream, nuts, whipped cream and hot fudge. Leggi tutto.

Scofflaw is one of Best of Chicago.

22. Scofflaw

9.2
3201 W Armitage Ave (at Kedzie Ave), Chicago, IL
Cocktail bar · Logan Square · 146 consigli e recensioni

James L.James Lanning: If you have a favorite gin, they have it. Try Martin Miller's or Ransom Old Tom to start building your gin palette in style.

The Violet Hour is one of Best of Chicago.

23. The Violet Hour

9.0
1520 N Damen Ave (at Pierce Ave), Chicago, IL
Spaccio clandestino di bevande alcoliche · Wicker Park · 256 consigli e recensioni

Chris S.Chris Steele: Absinthe happy hour from 6 - 8pm. Chase down that green fairy, just make sure you're not driving afterwards.

The Whistler is one of Best of Chicago.

24. The Whistler

9.1
2421 N Milwaukee Ave (at W Fullerton Ave), Chicago, IL
Cocktail bar · Logan Square · 110 consigli e recensioni

James L.James LaCroix: A brilliant cocktail list complemented with great music make this a bar worth frequenting.

25. MONEYGUN

8.4
660 W Lake (Union Ave), Chicago, IL
Cocktail bar · Fulton River District · 36 consigli e recensioni

Geoff B.Geoff Balasi: Knowledgeable bar tenders making classic cocktails with care. Try their homemade draft mixers to elevate old standby's to a new level.

Honey 1 BBQ is one of Best of Chicago.

26. Honey 1 BBQ

6.3
746 E 43rd St (Cottage Grove), Chicago, IL
Locale per barbecue · Grand Boulevard · 29 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: From a custom aquarium smoker, the father and son team pile crackly, chewy, brawny rib tips into a paperboard tub, glazed with exactly the right amount of sticky, vinegar-kissed sauce. Leggi tutto.

Wildberry Pancakes & Cafe is one of Best of Chicago.

27. Wildberry Pancakes & Cafe

8.9
130 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL
Posto per la colazione · The Loop · 470 consigli e recensioni

AJ D.AJ Dominique: "The best pancake place we've ever been" according to my wife. No arguments here. Worth the hour and a half wait.

Superdawg Drive-In is one of Best of Chicago.

28. Superdawg Drive-In

9.2
6363 N Milwaukee Ave (btwn Devon Ave & Highland Ave), Chicago, IL
Locale da Hot Dog · Norwood Park East · 154 consigli e recensioni

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Don’t miss this icon in Chicago, where you can get served the quintessential Chicago dog by car hop in the city’s last remaining drive-in restaurant. Leggi tutto.

Billy Goat Tavern is one of Best of Chicago.

29. Billy Goat Tavern

7.8
430 N Michigan Ave (at Lower Michigan Ave), Chicago, IL
Locale per hamburger · Streeterville · 173 consigli e recensioni
Revolution Brewing is one of Best of Chicago.

30. Revolution Brewing

8.8
2323 N Milwaukee Ave (btwn N California & W Fullerton Ave), Chicago, IL
Birrificio · Logan Square · 394 consigli e recensioni
Half Acre Beer Company is one of Best of Chicago.

31. Half Acre Beer Company

9.0
4257 N Lincoln Ave (btwn Cullom & Hutchinson), Chicago, IL
Birrificio · North Center · 121 consigli e recensioni
Alinea is one of Best of Chicago.

32. Alinea

9.1
1723 N Halsted St (btwn W North Ave & W Willow St), Chicago, IL
Ristorante con cucina molecolare · Lincoln Park · 142 consigli e recensioni

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Sardine sandwiches floating on titanium antennae, solidified olive oil -- Alinea may well be, and I do not say this lightly, the most important restaurant in America. -- Andrew Zimmern, Bizarre Foods

Xoco is one of Best of Chicago.

33. Xoco

8.9
449 N Clark St (at W Illinois St), Chicago, IL
Ristorante messicano · Near North Side · 357 consigli e recensioni

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Rick Bayless is a world-renowned authority on authentic Mexican cuisine. He's also a genius in the kitchen. XOCO is Rick's love letter to Mexican street food. -- Andrew Zimmern, Bizarre Foods Leggi tutto.

Maxwell Street Market is one of Best of Chicago.

34. Maxwell Street Market

7.8
800 S Desplaines St (btwn Polk St & Cabrini St), Chicago, IL
Mercato delle pulci · South Loop · 34 consigli e recensioni

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: When it comes to Mexican food, Chicago is second to none. The proof is in this open-air market. You just don't find this at your typical Tex-Mex taco stand. -- Andrew Zimmern, Bizarre Foods Leggi tutto.

Fat Johnnies is one of Best of Chicago.

35. Fat Johnnies

6.6
7242 S Western Ave (btwn W 72nd & W 73rd), Chicago, IL
Ristorante americano · Marquette Park · 19 consigli e recensioni

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Only Chicago could convince me that the New York hot dog was not, in fact, anywhere near the apex of the hot dog arts. (The Chicago Red Hot deserves that honor). – Anthony Bourdain, No Reservations Leggi tutto.

Gino's East is one of Best of Chicago.

36. Gino's East

7.7
500 N La Salle Dr (at Illinois St), Chicago, IL
Pizzeria · River North · 130 consigli e recensioni

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: What’s my take on the age-old argument: New York thin crust versus Chicago deep dish? Let’s just say, I’m a Brooklyn guy, but Gino's tests my loyalty. – Adam Richman, Man v. Food Leggi tutto.

Lucky's Sandwich Co. is one of Best of Chicago.

37. Lucky's Sandwich Co.

8.0
3472 N Clark St (btwn W Cornelia Ave & W Newport Ave), Chicago, IL
Paninoteca · Lakeview · 72 consigli e recensioni

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: On Man v Food: Chicago, Adam Richman went to Lucky's to take on their overstuffed sandwich challenge - finish 3 of their overstuffed sandwiches in an hour

Al's Italian Beef is one of Best of Chicago.

38. Al's Italian Beef

8.3
1079 W Taylor St (btwn S May St & S Morgan St), Chicago, IL
Paninoteca · University Village - Little Italy · 48 consigli e recensioni

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Try one of the dipped beef sandwiches - they've been a Chicago staple for 70 years. As seen on Man v Food: Chicago.

Dat Donut is one of Best of Chicago.

39. Dat Donut

8.7
8249 S Cottage Grove Ave (at E. 83rd St.), Chicago, IL
Negozio di ciambelle · East Chatham · 48 consigli e recensioni

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: This take-out bakery specializes in the "Big Dat" an enormous doughnut, measuring 9" across and 3" tall.

Chicago's Home Of Chicken & Waffles is one of Best of Chicago.

40. Chicago's Home Of Chicken & Waffles

7.9
3947 S King Dr (at E Oakwood Blvd.), Chicago, IL
Ristorante con cucina degli Stati Uniti del Sud / afroamericana · Grand Boulevard · 91 consigli e recensioni

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: Popular with locals and visitors, Chicago’s Home of Chicken & Waffles serves soul food up in a stylish dining room. Leggi tutto.

Darrin's is one of Best of Chicago.

41. Darrin's

6.6
1249 E 87th St (btwn S Avalon Ave & S Kimbark Ave), Chicago, IL
Jazz club · 19 consigli e recensioni

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: This South Side neighborhood bar showcases local blues entertainment. Leggi tutto.

Blue Chicago is one of Best of Chicago.

42. Blue Chicago

8.4
536 N Clark St (Bt W Grand Av & Ohio St.), Chicago, IL
Jazz club · River North · 57 consigli e recensioni

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: Mark Blue Chicago on your map; comprising 2 clubs 2 blocks away from one another, Blue Chicago offers plenty of live music at a convenient downtown location.

B.L.U.E.S. is one of Best of Chicago.

43. B.L.U.E.S.

8.8
2519 N Halsted St (at Lill Ave.), Chicago, IL
Luogo per concerti · North Side · 44 consigli e recensioni

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: This club on Chicago's North Side features live music on a nightly basis. Leggi tutto.

Buddy Guy's Legends is one of Best of Chicago.

44. Buddy Guy's Legends

8.8
700 S Wabash Ave (at Balbo Dr.), Chicago, IL
Luogo per concerti · South Loop · 138 consigli e recensioni

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: Local and international legends play here, and Buddy Guy himself graces the stage of his authentic blues club, where memorabilia like B.B. King and John Lee Hooker’s guitars complete the atmosphere. Leggi tutto.

Kingston Mines is one of Best of Chicago.

45. Kingston Mines

8.7
2548 N Halsted St (at Wrightwood Ave), Chicago, IL
Jazz club · Lincoln Park · 112 consigli e recensioni

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: Its late hours, regular acoustic blues sets, all-night kitchen, and vibrant neighborhood full of shops, restaurants, and other entertainment recommend this club as a top blues destination. Leggi tutto.

Rosa's Lounge is one of Best of Chicago.

46. Rosa's Lounge

8.8
3420 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL
Rock club · Logan Square · 18 consigli e recensioni

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: This welcoming neighborhood hangout in Logan Square presents renowned local and national bands 5 nights a week. Leggi tutto.

Owen & Engine is one of Best of Chicago.

47. Owen & Engine

8.7
2700 N Western Ave (at W Schubert Ave), Chicago, IL
Pub ristorante · Northwest Side · 151 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Full English fry up from our 100 Best list: Hands down, this British pub is putting out one of the best brunches in the city, from the ornate coffee service to made-in-house seasonal scones.

Bite Café is one of Best of Chicago.

48. Bite Café

1039 N Western Ave (at W Cortez St), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · Ukrainian Village · 101 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the mashbrown from our 100 Best list: The search for the perfect hash browns ends at Bite, where a patty of skin-on potato mash is always fried to a golden crisp.

Mercadito is one of Best of Chicago.

49. Mercadito

8.5
108 W Kinzie St (btwn Clark St & LaSalle Blvd), Chicago, IL
Ristorante messicano · River North · 249 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the estrellados y tampiqueña from our 100 Best list: We order steak and eggs, and we challenge you to find a better, more fairly priced version than this aggressively seasoned $12 skirt steak.

Lush Wine & Spirits is one of Best of Chicago.

50. Lush Wine & Spirits

8.5
1412 W Chicago Ave (at Noble St), Chicago, IL
Enoteca · Noble Square · 18 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the croque-madame from our 100 Best list: Lush has developed one of the most craveworthy menus of drinking snacks in the city, though this sandwich—ham, cheese, béchamel, egg—is no snack.

Roka Akor is one of Best of Chicago.

51. Roka Akor

8.8
456 N Clark St (at W Illinois St), Chicago, IL
Ristorante giapponese · River North · 90 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the chef’s selection steak from our 100 Best list: Go for the chef’s selection, they’re beautifully marbled, expertly grilled over Japanese binchotan charcoal, and the best value in the house.

Next is one of Best of Chicago.

52. Next

8.6
953 W Fulton Market (at Morgan St.), Chicago, IL
Ristorante con cucina molecolare · Fulton Market · 56 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Autumn Scene at Next: Childhood from our 100 Best list: This stunning, intriguing, arresting, intricate, beguiling array of shoots and leaves is like a salad we want to live in.

Chicago Q is one of Best of Chicago.

53. Chicago Q

8.6
1160 N Dearborn St (at W Division St.), Chicago, IL
Locale per barbecue · Near North Side · 161 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Competition St. Louis slab from our 100 Best list: These ribs take two additional hours of labor because they’re pulled out of the smoker periodically to baste. These bones are killing it.

Club 81 Too is one of Best of Chicago.

54. Club 81 Too

8.0
13157 S Avenue M, Chicago, IL
Ristorante americano · Hegewisch · 7 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the fried chicken dinner from our 100 Best list: Dinner is served only Wednesdays & Fridays, but the limited window is worth hitting for some of the best fried chicken around.

Due Lire Vino & Cucina is one of Best of Chicago.

55. Due Lire Vino & Cucina

8.3
4520 N Lincoln Ave (btwn Sunnyside & Wilson Ave.), Chicago, IL
Ristorante italiano · Ravenswood · 22 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Swiss chard tortelloni from our 100 Best list: These chard-stuffed pasta pockets aren’t currently on the menu. But we strongly encourage you to start a petition to bring them back.

Mastro's Steakhouse is one of Best of Chicago.

56. Mastro's Steakhouse

8.9
520 N Dearborn St (at Grand Ave), Chicago, IL
Bisteccheria · Near North Side · 124 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the chef’s cut New York strip from our 100 Best list: The high-end chain had us woozy with its dry-ice martinis, warm butter cake, and expertly cooked and seasoned cuts of beef.

Taqueria Los Gallos #2 is one of Best of Chicago.

57. Taqueria Los Gallos #2

4252 S Archer Ave, Chicago, IL
Ristorante messicano · Brighton Park · 3 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the carne en su jugo from our 100 Best list: Pinto beans, crispy bacon, radish rounds, avocado, raw onion and cilantro among oil droplets lining the surface of tender bits of beef in its juices.

Cafecito is one of Best of Chicago.

58. Cafecito

8.6
26 E Congress Pkwy (at State St.), Chicago, IL
Ristorante cubano · The Loop · 194 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the caldo gallego from our 100 Best list: With white beans, potato, spinach, ham and chorizo, it’s every bit as smoky, porky and satisfying as the restaurant’s Cubano.

Roots Handmade Pizza is one of Best of Chicago.

59. Roots Handmade Pizza

8.1
1924 W Chicago Ave (at N Winchester Ave), Chicago, IL
Pizzeria · East Ukrainian Village · 106 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the mozzarella sticks from our 100 Best list: You’ve got to give props to a mozzarella stick whose mozz is made in-house.

Avec is one of Best of Chicago.

60. Avec

9.1
615 W Randolph St (at N Jefferson St), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · West Loop · 208 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the fava-bean crostini from our 100 Best list: You realize why everyone wants to imitate Avec. And just how inimitable Avec is.

Fish Bar is one of Best of Chicago.

61. Fish Bar

8.7
2956 N Sheffield Ave (at W Wellington Ave), Chicago, IL
Ristorante di pesce · Lakeview · 102 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the fried onions with lemon and jalapeño from our 100 Best list: A medley that balances the sweetness of the onions with acidity (the lemon), heat (the jalapeño) and lots of flavor (both).

The Barrelhouse Flat is one of Best of Chicago.

62. The Barrelhouse Flat

2624 N Lincoln Ave (at W Wrightwood Ave), Chicago, IL
Cocktail bar · Lincoln Park · 91 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the blue-cheese-and-mushroom beignets from our 100 Best list:We went for the cocktails. We came back for these meltingly rich puffs.

Maude's Liquor Bar is one of Best of Chicago.

63. Maude's Liquor Bar

9.3
840 W Randolph St (btwn Green St & Peoria St), Chicago, IL
Ristorante francese · Fulton Market · 107 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the steak tartare from our 100 Best list: If you can find a better steak tartare anywhere in town, we’re buying.

Gilt Bar is one of Best of Chicago.

64. Gilt Bar

9.0
230 W Kinzie St (at N. Franklin St.), Chicago, IL
Bar · River North · 190 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the ham and cheese fondue from our 100 Best list:Take a croque-madame, increase the cheese tenfold, melt it in a crock, fold in ham, put the egg on top and use the bread on the side, for dipping.

The Bristol is one of Best of Chicago.

65. The Bristol

8.3
2152 N Damen Ave (at Webster Ave.), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · Bucktown · 101 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the basque cake from our 100 Best list: Thankfully, this warm cake with a golden crust and soft middle is the only dessert pastry chef Amanda Rockman keeps on her menu year-round.

Katherine Anne Confections is one of Best of Chicago.

66. Katherine Anne Confections

9.1
2745 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL
Negozio di dessert · Logan Square · 21 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Salted-caramel marshmallows from our 100 Best list: Katherine Duncan takes her masterful caramel and folds it into her light marshmallows sweetened with wildflower honey.

Blackbird is one of Best of Chicago.

67. Blackbird

619 W Randolph St (at N Desplaines St.), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · West Loop · 127 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the frozen cucumber mousse from our 100 Best list: Executive pastry chef Bryce Caron turns a humble cucumber into this creamsicle-like dessert, which is unexpectedly rich & surprisingly refreshing

Floriole Cafe & Bakery is one of Best of Chicago.

68. Floriole Cafe & Bakery

8.5
1220 W Webster Ave (btwn Magnolia & Racine), Chicago, IL
Bar Caffè · North Side · 91 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the pineapple upside-down cake from our 100 Best list:Sandra Holl turns a dessert most associated with the Midwest, the ’70s and canned pineapple rings into something lovely and sophisticated

The Office is one of Best of Chicago.

69. The Office

8.3
955 W Fulton Market (at Morgan St), Chicago, IL
Spaccio clandestino di bevande alcoliche · Fulton Market · 21 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Ice-cream sundae from our 100 Best list: Grant Achatz + whipped cream + Oreos + gummy bears + peanuts + unreal ice cream + maraschino cherries + a carafe of chocolate sauce = believe it.

Real Kitchen is one of Best of Chicago.

70. Real Kitchen

7.7
1433 W Montrose Ave (at N Clark St), Chicago, IL
Paninoteca · Lakeview · 10 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Oatmeal-chocolate bread from our 100 Best list: There was nothing molecular or fancy about these thick slices of homey, chocolate-studded cake. There was, though, something special about them.

Girl & The Goat is one of Best of Chicago.

71. Girl & The Goat

8.8
809 W Randolph St (at Halsted St), Chicago, IL
Hotel · West Town · 544 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the chocolate bouchon from our 100 Best list: Stephanie Izard successfully incorporates foie gras as a decadent marshmallow “fluff” alongside a moist chocolate cake.

Black Dog Gelato is one of Best of Chicago.

72. Black Dog Gelato

8.8
859 N Damen Ave (at Iowa), Chicago, IL
Gelateria · East Ukrainian Village · 86 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the gianduja gelato from our 100 Best list: Every flavor, every time, Jessie Oloroso kills it. But when her shop is out of this knee-bucklingly rich chocolate-hazelnut flavor, it nearly kills us.

Jimmy Jamm's Sweet Potato Pies is one of Best of Chicago.

73. Jimmy Jamm's Sweet Potato Pies

8.6
1844 W 95th St (at Longwood Dr.), Chicago, IL
Panetteria · Beverly · 13 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Sweet-potato pie from our 100 Best list: It’s the most obvious treatment of all that wins us over: straight-up sweet-potato pie, as ideal as it is simple.

Lillie's Q is one of Best of Chicago.

74. Lillie's Q

8.2
1856 W North Ave (at Wolcott Ave), Chicago, IL
Locale per barbecue · Bucktown · 121 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the fruit shortcake from our 100 Best list: This sweet-as-pie biscuit-and-fruit concoction (the fruit varies with the season) is good enough to go toe-to-toe with any of the fancier takes.

The Doughnut Vault is one of Best of Chicago.

75. The Doughnut Vault

8.7
401 1/2 N Franklin St (at W Kinzie St), Chicago, IL
Negozio di ciambelle · River North · 145 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Chestnut doughnut from our 100 Best list: It doesn’t get any better, any fresher, any more flavorful, any airier than this.

The Aviary is one of Best of Chicago.

76. The Aviary

8.8
955 W Fulton Market (at Morgan St.), Chicago, IL
Cocktail bar · Fulton Market · 173 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the In the Rocks from our 100 Best list: It's our favorite drink at this high-concept lounge, for how it seamlessly integrates tactile pleasure (“cracking” the rock) into a beautifully made drink.

Big Star is one of Best of Chicago.

77. Big Star

8.8
1531 N Damen Ave (at N Wicker Park Ave), Chicago, IL
Locale con specialità tacos · Wicker Park · 577 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the michelada from our 100 Best list: We know it contains Tecate, Cholula and Valentina hot sauces, and Maggi. Oh, and we’re certain it's delicious, alleviates hangovers & might just cure cancer.

25 Degrees is one of Best of Chicago.

78. 25 Degrees

8.2
736 N Clark St (at W Superior St), Chicago, IL
Locale per hamburger · River North · 116 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the El Pirata from our 100 Best list: The spiked shakes at this L.A. import are so thick, so boozy and so frickin’ delicious that even the burger-bored should get in here for these alone.

La Colombe Torrefaction is one of Best of Chicago.

79. La Colombe Torrefaction

8.8
955 W Randolph St (at Morgan St), Chicago, IL
Coffee-shop · West Town · 99 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Pure Black, a deep, dark, bottled cold brew from our 100 Best list!

Haymarket Pub & Brewery is one of Best of Chicago.

80. Haymarket Pub & Brewery

7.8
737 W Randolph St (at Halsted St), Chicago, IL
Birrificio · Fulton Market · 178 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Mathias Imperial IPA from our 100 Best list!

The Wormhole Coffee is one of Best of Chicago.

81. The Wormhole Coffee

9.1
1462 N Milwaukee Ave (at N Honore St), Chicago, IL
Coffee-shop · Wicker Park · 249 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Rocket Sauce from our 100 Best list: It’s the most refreshing iced tea known to sticky summer days, boosted with ginger syrup and fresh lime juice.

NoMI is one of Best of Chicago.

82. NoMI

8.9
800 N Michigan Ave (North Rush Street), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · Streeterville · 108 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the uni avocado toast from our 100 Best list: Chef Ryan LaRoche’s unlikely combination of briny sea urchin, smooth avocado, Mangalica ham and bright capers exhibits a keen understanding of flavor.

The Anthem is one of Best of Chicago.

83. The Anthem

1725 W Division St (at N Hermitage Ave), Chicago, IL
Bar sport · East Ukrainian Village · 51 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Jucy Lucy from our 100 Best list: Oh, man, we do not need to remind ourselves how good this juicy, greasy, medium-rare burger oozing Velveeta cheese is.

Toni Patisserie & Café is one of Best of Chicago.

84. Toni Patisserie & Café

8.2
65 E Washington St (at Garland Ct), Chicago, IL
Panetteria · The Loop · 99 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the almond Danish from our 100 Best list: This marble-replete space is a fine room in which to drink a cappuccino and enjoy a danish.

3 Floyds Brewery & Pub is one of Best of Chicago.

85. 3 Floyds Brewery & Pub

8.7
9750 Indiana Pkwy, Munster, IN
Birrificio · 249 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the Ham on Rye from our 100 Best list: Three Floyds’ smoky Bukowski tribute.

Asado Coffee Co is one of Best of Chicago.

86. Asado Coffee Co

1432 W Irving Park Rd (btwn N Southport Ave & N Greenview Ave), Chicago, IL
Coffee-shop · Lakeview · 32 consigli e recensioni

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the alfajores from our 100 Best list: When it comes to alfajores, no one makes them better than Lucila Giagrande, which is why we follow her to anywhere there’s word of her specialty being sold.

Marc Burger is one of Best of Chicago.

87. Marc Burger

6.2
111 N State St (Randolph), Chicago, IL
Locale per hamburger · The Loop · 10 consigli e recensioni
The Bad Apple is one of Best of Chicago.

88. The Bad Apple

8.9
4300 N Lincoln Ave (at W Cullom Ave), Chicago, IL
Locale per hamburger · North Center · 202 consigli e recensioni

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Get the Garlic Fries: Skin-on and fried, they get that rich hue of brown, rendering them crispy on the outside and pillowy on the inside, tossed in a perfect amount of fresh minced garlic. Leggi tutto.

BIG & little's Restaurant is one of Best of Chicago.

89. BIG & little's Restaurant

8.1
860 N Orleans St (btwn W Chestnut St & W Locust St), Chicago, IL
Ristorante fast food · Near North Side · 144 consigli e recensioni

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Order the Foie Gras Fries, hand-cut beauties that have a crisp exterior and soft interior and are bursting with fresh potato flavor. The foie gras was flawlessly cooked with a nice crust. Leggi tutto.

DMK Burger Bar is one of Best of Chicago.

90. DMK Burger Bar

8.7
2954 N Sheffield Ave (at W Wellington Ave), Chicago, IL
Locale per hamburger · Lakeview · 260 consigli e recensioni

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Get the Sweet Potato Fries. They have a thin crispy exterior and a sweet interior with a hint of caramel flavor. Served with a lemon-Tabasco aioli - a spicy kick to make things even more interesting Leggi tutto.

Edzo's Burger Shop is one of Best of Chicago.

91. Edzo's Burger Shop

8.1
1571 Sherman Ave (btwn Davis St & Grove St), Evanston, IL
Locale per hamburger · 96 consigli e recensioni

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Order Taylor Street Fries, a standard order of fries, doused in Italian beef jus, topped with sweet peppers and spicy giardinera. The result? A glorious cross between an Italian beef and french fries. Leggi tutto.

Portillo's is one of Best of Chicago.

92. Portillo's

8.9
100 W Ontario St (at Clark St), Chicago, IL
Locale da Hot Dog · River North · 654 consigli e recensioni

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Get the Cheese Fries. Yes, these are frozen and this is fast food, but that doesn't stop us. Crispy and well salted with a piping hot cup of bright yellow cheese sauce. Sometimes, that's all you need. Leggi tutto.

Estereo is one of Best of Chicago.

93. Estereo

9.0
2450 N Milwaukee Ave (Sacramento), Chicago, IL
Lounge · Logan Square · 21 consigli e recensioni
Parachute is one of Best of Chicago.

94. Parachute

8.5
3500 N Elston Ave (Troy), Chicago, IL
Ristorante coreano · Northwest Side · 64 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Korean flavors mark the starting point for Beverly Kim and Johnny Clark’s unexpected but always exceptional forays into global flavors. Leggi tutto.

The Publican is one of Best of Chicago.

95. The Publican

9.0
837 W Fulton Market (at N Green St), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · Fulton Market · 351 consigli e recensioni

EaterEater: Paul Kahan defines the twenty-first century beer hall, serving a raucous excess of craft brews, oysters, and pork. Leggi tutto.

Handlebar is one of Best of Chicago.

96. Handlebar

9.0
2311 W North Ave (btwn Oakley & Claremont), Chicago, IL
Ristorante vegetariano / vegano · Wicker Park · 135 consigli e recensioni

PureWowPureWow: Admit it—your life needs more smoked Gouda. This Chicago hot spot’s creamy mac and cheese is coming to the rescue. Leggi tutto.

Kuma's Corner is one of Best of Chicago.

97. Kuma's Corner

8.8
2900 W Belmont Ave (at Francisco Ave), Chicago, IL
Locale per hamburger · Northwest Side · 412 consigli e recensioni

Chefs FeedChefs Feed: "The ultimate chef-metalhead combo for me is the Metallica Burger at Kuma. This thick, perfectly cooked burger on a toasted pretzel roll satisfies any foodie."- Rick Tramonto Leggi tutto.

Milk & Honey Café is one of Best of Chicago.

98. Milk & Honey Café

8.1
1920 W Division St (btwn Damen Ave & Wolcott Ave), Chicago, IL
Bar Caffè · Wicker Park · 94 consigli e recensioni
Nana is one of Best of Chicago.

99. Nana

8.4
3267 S Halsted St (W 33rd St), Chicago, IL
Bar Caffè · Bridgeport · 82 consigli e recensioni
Cellar Door Provisions is one of Best of Chicago.

100. Cellar Door Provisions

7.8
3025 W Diversey Ave (Sacramento), Chicago, IL
Bar Caffè · Logan Square · 27 consigli e recensioni
Gaslight Coffee Roasters is one of Best of Chicago.

101. Gaslight Coffee Roasters

8.8
2385 N Milwaukee Ave (at W Fullerton Ave), Chicago, IL
Coffee-shop · Logan Square · 93 consigli e recensioni
Bang Bang Pie Shop is one of Best of Chicago.

102. Bang Bang Pie Shop

9.3
2051 N California Ave (at N Point St), Chicago, IL
Negozio di torte salate e non · Logan Square · 125 consigli e recensioni
Hoosier Mama Pie Co. is one of Best of Chicago.

103. Hoosier Mama Pie Co.

8.6
1618 W Chicago Ave (at N Ashland Ave), Chicago, IL
Negozio di torte salate e non · East Ukrainian Village · 67 consigli e recensioni
Parson's Chicken & Fish is one of Best of Chicago.

104. Parson's Chicken & Fish

8.8
2952 W Armitage Ave (btwn N Humboldt & N Richmond), Chicago, IL
Locale con specialità pollo fritto · Logan Square · 181 consigli e recensioni
Honey Butter Fried Chicken is one of Best of Chicago.

105. Honey Butter Fried Chicken

8.9
3361 N Elston Ave (at W Roscoe St), Chicago, IL
Locale con specialità pollo fritto · Northwest Side · 145 consigli e recensioni
Crisp is one of Best of Chicago.

106. Crisp

9.1
2940 N Broadway St (btwn W Oakdale Ave & W Wellington Ave), Chicago, IL
Locale con specialità pollo fritto · Lake View East · 175 consigli e recensioni
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is one of Best of Chicago.

107. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams

9.3
3404 N Southport Ave (at W Roscoe St), Chicago, IL
Gelateria · Lakeview · 79 consigli e recensioni
Bobtail Ice Cream Company is one of Best of Chicago.

108. Bobtail Ice Cream Company

2951 N Broadway St (at W Wellington Ave), Chicago, IL
Gelateria · Lake View East · 86 consigli e recensioni
The Boiler Room is one of Best of Chicago.

109. The Boiler Room

8.9
2210 N California Ave (btwn Lyndale St & Palmer St), Chicago, IL
Pizzeria · Logan Square · 153 consigli e recensioni
hutch is one of Best of Chicago.

110. hutch

7.6
3301 N Clark St (at W School St), Chicago, IL
Nuovo ristorante americano · Lakeview · 49 consigli e recensioni

ReserveReserve: Start with a Thyme After Thyme, try some sangria and end the day with a Basil Peach Smash or Watermelon Martini. Leggi tutto.

Lickity Split is one of Best of Chicago.

111. Lickity Split

9.3
6056 N Broadway St (at W Glenlake Ave), Chicago, IL
Gelateria · Edgewater · 67 consigli e recensioni
3 Arts Club Cafe is one of Best of Chicago.

112. 3 Arts Club Cafe

9.1
1300 N Dearborn St (at W Goethe St), Chicago, IL
Bar Caffè · Gold Coast · 69 consigli e recensioni

OkCupid Daters' ChoiceOkCupid Daters' Choice: 3 Arts Club Cafe was voted the Best Instagramable Date Spot by OkCupid users in the first-ever Daters' Choice Awards! Tap Read more for additional date spot categories in Chicago. #daterschoice Leggi tutto.

Scooter's Frozen Custard is one of Best of Chicago.

113. Scooter's Frozen Custard

9.0
1658 W Belmont Ave (at Paulina St.), Chicago, IL
Gelateria · Lakeview · 61 consigli e recensioni

FatherlyFatherly: This mom and pop shop has been doling out smooth, custard since day one for its house-made creations like the Elvis (vanilla custard, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup, banana — no bacon). Leggi tutto.

Sidetrack is one of Best of Chicago.

114. Sidetrack

8.8
3349 N Halsted St (btwn Roscoe & Buckingham), Chicago, IL
Bar per gay · Lake View East · 155 consigli e recensioni

ChicagoistChicagoist: A beautiful interior, multiple bars and an outdoor space makes it spacious enough to hit the dancefloor or find a quiet corner to sip down a few alcoholic slushies. Leggi tutto.

Flo & Santos is one of Best of Chicago.

115. Flo & Santos

8.6
1310 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL
Pizzeria · South Loop · 111 consigli e recensioni

Bekki J. C.Bekki J. Chapman: I had the Polska kielbasa. When they say it's a homewrecker, they aren't kidding. My sister says she could take it, but I couldn't. Tastes fantastic, though!

Reggie's Trainwreck Rooftop Deck is one of Best of Chicago.

116. Reggie's Trainwreck Rooftop Deck

8.2
2107 S State St, Chicago, IL
Birreria all'aperto · South Loop · 24 consigli e recensioni

Joseph B.Joseph Blewitt: A great way to spend an afternoon, especially a Sunday-funday. Bags, basketball, drinks, plenty of tables, good prices, and moderate crowds.

Burger Bar is one of Best of Chicago.

117. Burger Bar

7.8
1150 S Michigan Ave (at E Roosevelt Rd), Chicago, IL
Locale per hamburger · South Loop · 29 consigli e recensioni

Ricel A.Ricel Almadovar: Burger is juicy and flavorful. Calamari is a good appy. Beer selection plentiful. Signs of a good watering hole!!

Weather Mark Tavern is one of Best of Chicago.

118. Weather Mark Tavern

7.8
1503 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL
Bar · South Loop · 65 consigli e recensioni

Sailing Spoken HereSailing Spoken Here: The only nautically themed bar in Chicago, Located in the South Loop, people come for the food and stay for the fun! Daily food and drink specials with Mount Gay Rum!

First Slice Pie Café is one of Best of Chicago.

119. First Slice Pie Café

9.0
5357 N Ashland Ave (at W Balmoral Ave), Chicago, IL
Negozio di torte salate e non · Andersonville · 21 consigli e recensioni

MightybytesMightybytes: First Slice is not just a great place to get a slice of pie. Buy healthy meals for your busy family, and you'll pay for the same meals to go to Chicago’s hungry and homeless. Leggi tutto.

Carnivale is one of Best of Chicago.

120. Carnivale

8.2
702 W Fulton Market (at Union Ave), Chicago, IL
Ristorante latino americano · Fulton River District · 142 consigli e recensioni
Duck Duck Goat is one of Best of Chicago.

121. Duck Duck Goat

8.9
857 W Fulton Market (at Peoria St), Chicago, IL
Ristorante cinese · Fulton Market · 79 consigli e recensioni
Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse is one of Best of Chicago.

122. Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse

9.0
1028 N Rush St (at E Bellevue Pl), Chicago, IL
Bisteccheria · Gold Coast · 258 consigli e recensioni
Maple & Ash is one of Best of Chicago.

123. Maple & Ash

9.1
8 W Maple St (at State St), Chicago, IL
Bisteccheria · Near North Side · 48 consigli e recensioni
Dove's Luncheonette is one of Best of Chicago.

124. Dove's Luncheonette

9.2
1545 N Damen Ave (btwn Milwaukee Ave & Wicker Park Ave), Chicago, IL
Tavola Calda · Wicker Park · 96 consigli e recensioni
Havana Grill & Mojito Bar is one of Best of Chicago.

125. Havana Grill & Mojito Bar

7.4
412 N Clark St (between W Hubbard St & W Kinzie St), Chicago, IL
Ristorante cubano · River North · 64 consigli e recensioni
Tallboy Taco is one of Best of Chicago.

126. Tallboy Taco

7.1
325 W Huron St (at N Orleans St), Chicago, IL
Locale con specialità tacos · River North · 15 consigli e recensioni
Barrio is one of Best of Chicago.

127. Barrio

8.1
65 West Kinzie Street, Chicago, IL
Bar · Near North Side · 13 consigli e recensioni
Ann Sather is one of Best of Chicago.

128. Ann Sather

8.9
3415 N Broadway St (at W Roscoe St), Chicago, IL
Ristorante scandinavo · Lake View East · 57 consigli e recensioni
Public House is one of Best of Chicago.

129. Public House

7.5
400 North State Street (at Kinzie St), Chicago, IL
Bar · Near North Side · 168 consigli e recensioni