ViPei Bistro

Colourful bistro offering European dishes from smoked-sausage rigatoni to mussels in cream sauce.

The Kingston Ale House

Easygoing ale house with a patio serving steaks, burgers & salads plus beer, wine & cocktails.

Sima Sushi

This cozy eatery serves sushi, Japanese kitchen entrees & sake in a casual, contemporary space.


Elegant outpost serving gourmet New Canadian fare & fine wines in a relaxed space with water views.


Jamaican entrees dished up in a narrow, brick-space with modern accents, a full bar & tiny patio.

River Mill Restaurant

Fancy, waterfront eatery in a historic building since 1985 preparing refined, locally sourced meals.

Carmela’s Restaurant

Casual restaurant & lounge providing classic American & Italian-American fare, plus a full bar.


Gourmet New American cuisine, wine & cocktails served in a renovated 19th-century railway station.


Long-running chain serving signature breakfast items & a variety of coffee drinks.


Long-running chain serving signature breakfast items & a variety of coffee drinks.

Dog Haus

L.A. chain import known for gourmet takes on hot dogs, burgers & sausages with craft beer.


Classic, long-running fast-food chain known for its burgers, fries & shakes.

Fox Bar

Craft cocktails, beer & comfort food in a Soho House locale inspired by British sporting culture.

Nano Broadway

Creative sushi & ramen plus Thai & Chinese eats, served in a chic, low-lit BYOB eatery.

The Aberdeen Tap

Cozy neighborhood tavern with gourmet pub fare, craft beers & a patio with skyline views.

Soho House Chicago

Cosmopolitan hotel featuring a rooftop restaurant & pool, as well as an artsy lounge, a spa & a bar.

MingHin Cuisine

A Cantonese menu of dim sum, hot pots & seafood, plus cocktails, presented in a modern space.

Andros Taverna

Seasonal, Greek specialties & cocktails served in a contemporary space with a patio.

Goose Island Brewhouse

Numerous handcrafted beers go with elevated pub grub in casual-chic digs with views of the vats.

Pink Taco

Tacos & other Mexican staples are served with full bar in hip digs at this West-Coast chain spot.

The Art of Pizza

Deep-dish & thin-crust pies anchor a menu of pasta, ribs & more at this counter-service pizzeria.


Hip, understated bar serving traditional cocktails, plus creative New American small plates.

Kaiser Tiger

Bi-level gastropub with tons of brews on tap, plus hearty eats & a huge seasonal beer garden.

The Ogden Chicago

Sports bar near the United Center offering gourmet pub eats, craft beers & DJ tunes.

Forastero Restaurant

Creative takes on Korean & Mexican dishes, from tacos to rice bowls, in a modern cafe setting.


Creative Japanese fare & craft drinks, including an omakase cocktail tasting, presented in hip digs.

Talay Chicago

An urbane spin-off of Park Ridge’s Siam Thai serving both Thai standards & raw fish.