The Best Restaurants of Chicago

With the many restaurants located in Chicago some are highlighted more than others.


Alexis Barbosa

Chicago is one of the most iconic cities in the United States. One of the things that makes it so unique is the variety of culture in the city and more importantly, food.

Many restaurants are located all around Chicago. Varying from classic American to Italian food. The food in Chicago serves the perfect meals when traveling around, always providing the best type of food to suit everyone’s preference. These are some of the many restaurants highlighted throughout Chicagoland.

Girl and The Goat

Girl and the Goat are located on the West Loop in Chicago Illinois. The restaurant is owned by Stephanie Izard, winner of Top Chef season four. The food served here is classic American with three main subjects Meat Fish and Vegetables. Each subject has about ten dishes all starring the main food but showcased in a different way. According to Choose Chicago, this restaurant is so popular that it continues to have people lined up at the door each day and is one of the hardest reservations to get in America.

The Chicago Diner

The Chicago Diner is located on North Halsted Street in Chicago Illinois. The prices here are moderate and not too pricey. They provide American comfort food, which is a mix of vegetarian and mostly vegan food. According to Happy Food, vegan food tastes so much like meat and regular food that customers often ask if it is actually vegan. The diner provides food for brunch and dinner also having organic beers and wine, margaritas, a vegan bakery, and many more desserts, showcasing the perfect food for any given occasion.


Monteverde is located in the West Loop of Chicago. This restaurant is also owned by one of the Top Chef finalists. The food is considered modern Italian. The restaurant is a bit on the pricey side but customers say that it is worth the price. According to The Infatuation, the pasta they serve is all hand-made in the house which is indefinitely true because you can see it being made right in front of you. They have about six different pasta noodles, all making up the many dishes their menu has to offer.

Lula Cafe

According to Chicago Mag, Lula Cafe is the third best restaurant. It is specifically located on Kedzie Avenue. Lula Cafe is one of the many farm-to-table restaurants in Chicago. They offer meal options covering from breakfast to dessert. They serve casual yet complicated classic American food. They always make sure their ingredients are the best quality they can be. The cost of the ingredient is not the main factor in purchasing the food because they want the best quality for their customers. This restaurant is the perfect place when walking around downtown and when one is looking for high-quality food plus low prices.

Juice RX

Juice RX has various locations throughout Chicagoland. They do not necessarily serve food, they serve juices and acai bowls. They also offer a juice cleanse where one can order the cleanse they want online then come to the store and pick up the juices that will be drunk that day. Juice RX is the perfect place to go when in need of a pick me up or quick morning breakfast. They have many options for different healthy juices and various options of acai or smoothie bowls providing something everybody would like.