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Chicago Restaurant Reviews

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Welcome to our Chicago restaurant reviews guide where you'll find top restaurants off the beaten path, both locally owned and chain. In fact, some of the best restaurants in the Chicago just might be the little mom and pop operations flying under the radar. For some of the best picks in Chicago, you've come to the right place.

Our Chicago restaurant reviews guide can help you make sense of the thousands of options out there. Happy eating!

Also check out our Best Restaurants in Chicago 2016 Guide

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Cafeteria Marianao II

 5 star(s)  (05/01/2014)
“Marianeo is a excellent cuban restraunt with excellent treament .”

Bon Ton Family Dining

 5 star(s)  (06/26/2013)
“Excellent place for Dinner parties , or small event, Holds 100 people .”

St Rest No 2 Country Kitchen

 5 star(s)  (03/31/2013)
“My mother, Uncle and I eat there every two months the food is very good. Its a very clean place to eat and friendly workers.”

Shark's Fish and Chicken

 1 star(s)  (03/09/2013)
“3/09/2013...omg... place a order for fish and wings...the wings was old the fish was so HARD...and the fries were bits and crumbs...this will be my last time here... plz find another place to eat at..”

Taurus Flavors

 5 star(s)  (12/19/2012)
“Their new phone number is 773-488-4300”


 4 star(s)  (10/13/2012)
“The food was very fresh and delicious. The bathroom had no paper towels to dry hands.Water glasses were very small.Waitress was not very helpful at all asking her of her opinion between dishes. I also asked if the calamari that was on the appetizer list would be enough for a small child as a dinner ... ”

Captain's Hard Time Diner

 4 star(s)  (09/22/2012)
“My sorority had a breakfast affair there in September. Since I don't travel into the city much for food. I was pleasantly surprised by the elegance of the decor, the helpful wait staff and the enticing and delicious breakfast of sausages, bacon, fried chicken,waffles,grits hash browns, sweet rolls, ... ”

Pakiza Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (07/10/2012)
“Pakeeza is a wonderful restaurant that is a bit off the beaten path on N. Orleans Street in the River North district of Chicago. My partner and I have gone back a second time during our annual summer trip to Chicago because of the authentic atmosphere, friendly service, and AMAZING and inexpensive f... ”

Patties Heart Healthy

 5 star(s)  (06/20/2012)
“Hello! My name is Edwin Montgomery. I use to work for these guys 20 years ago. This is where I tried my first turkey burger. This was the best tasy burger I ever tasted. I tried other turkey burgers, but didn't like them. Patties is the best. My old boss, Ricky is a free hearted person. He'll give ... ”

Printers Row Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (05/13/2012)
“I have eaten 3 times at this establishment and I live out of state. I hope to be alive in 2013 and have my brother drive me there to enjoy it one more time. Everything is excellent and from scratch and organic. I had the privelege to meet the owner the first time and give him a copy of Organic ... ”

Jans Jerk Pit Inc

 1 star(s)  (04/13/2012)
“Our first time was great! We visited it again the next week and the food was cold... reheated I think. It was the worst. I called and the owner/manager stated he would replace the food. So my third time visiting and paid for my meal again and the food was still bad. It's sad that we cannot have a ... ”

St Rest No 2 Country Kitchen

 4 star(s)  (03/18/2012)
“The food is good, however the portions are small. Would go more often if they increase the amount of food in a serving”

The Grillroom Chophouse & Wine Bar

 4 star(s)  (02/18/2012)
“The Grill Room, a casual restaurant/bar in Chicago, arguably has the best steak in Chi-Town. Also, if you do like to have a few drinks here and there, you will not be disappointed because they seem to be a bit heavy handed while they're pouring (if you know what I mean). They also appear to have ver... ”

Oodles of Noodles

 4 star(s)  (02/18/2012)
“It's not your average Asian hangout. It offers a great dining area, but if you prefer eating at home or at work, they deliver, too. Their specialty menu item is their Lo Mein noodles described as, "not slimy, yet still satisfying" in reference to the Lion King movie. They are reasonably priced and o... ”

Karyn's on Green

 4 star(s)  (02/18/2012)
“Not exactly the best place for a family with younger children, but great for a group of friends to hang out. Equipped with a full bar and your choice of outdoor or indoor dining, this would be a wonderful place to host a party. The price range is great when you compare it to the quality (and quantit... ”

Chicago Chop House

 2 star(s)  (02/10/2012)
“I have eaten at the Chop House ten-plus times in the past but had not been a customer in the last few years. It was once my favorite place to eat in Chicago, but after last night’s visit, I have resolved never to return. Evidently others have come to the same conclusion, in that the dining room and... ”

Eclipse Restaurant & Lounge

 5 star(s)  (09/29/2011)
“Hot new place! Better than jordans spot!!!”


 5 star(s)  (08/30/2011)
“Maggies, a very friendly,family oriented restaurant.The food is awesome. The ambience is romantic on Friday and Saturday nights.Every weekend after 9pm the restaurant is transformed into a Club. It is the place to be with the best music, deejay, entertainment and people. I love this place.”

Chicago Curry House

 5 star(s)  (08/20/2011)
“Best indian food at chicago ! MO MO !!!!”

Chicago Curry House

 5 star(s)  (08/14/2011)
“Best Indian and Nepalese food at Downtown !!!!!!!”

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