Ina Pinkney opened Ina's in 1991 and has become a firm fixture in Chicago. The restaurant offers American cuisine and is especially well known for its breakfast. Dishes include great comfort foods and new twists on old classics, such as Gingerbread Pancakes and Pasta Frittata.
From the masterminds behind Avec and Blackbird, the Publican is a European-themed restaurant focused on using quality ingredients and serving over 100 types beer. The decor is reminiscent of a European beer hall, complete with rich wood accents from the wainscoting to the high back chairs and communal tables. The menu features seafood, vegetables and meat, specifically pork. The cuisine changes with the seasons and dishes have included striped bass, sweetbread and pork country ribs.
If you're yearning for authentic American and Italian food, then Moretti's is the place to head. This pizzeria serves delicious thin crust and pan pizzas. Besides the delicious pizzas, the menu includes tasty appetizers, burgers and pastas. The restaurant also has an outdoor seating arrangement for beer lovers, which is amongst the best in the city.
Don't let the exterior fool you. This small, family-run restaurant tucked away near the Chicago Board of Trade in the Loop knows how to please guests. All of their pasta is made in-house by chefs that have been perfecting the art for decades. Actually, almost nothing comes out of a box or a can here. The dining room is warm and spacious, and the staff treats customers as if they were family. Classics such as Fried Eggplant a La Parmigiana and Linguine and Clam Sauce are all represented on the menu, as well as hearty portions of Center Cut Pork Chops and Choice Sirloin Chopped Steak. Try the 3 Baby Cannolis for dessert. - Gina Rosemellia
Elegant interiors welcome you at Trattoria No 10. Trendy furniture and perfect lights create a relaxed ambiance. The menu list is extensive and comprises mainly of scrumptious dishes that will surely whet your appetite. Classics like Minestrone Soup or salads are lip-smacking; Pasta and Ravioli, are prepared with great care and the end result is amazing. The menu changes daily thou. Host to a number of local events, the venue is also rented out for parties and social gatherings.
For the dimly-lit, bar and booth feel of a tavern with the added sophistication of an upscale restaurant, try the Tavern at the Park. Relax in the comfortable leather booths and order a specialty drink or a glass of wine, and then peruse the menu for the perfect dish. Perfect for meat-lovers, as they have everything from Chicken Milanese to Lobster Ravioli to Braised Beef Short Ribs. This restaurant is also great for private dining.
Considered as one of the most casual dining places La Cantina is located in the basement of Italian Village. The look and ambiance is more like a wine cellar with recessed seating and large fish tanks. Famous for its traditional Italian steaks and seafood with a North Italian twist to it. The food served is brilliant and a visual treat, try the macaroni with scallops and shrimp in a garlic-pesto cream sauce or the house specials manicotti with fresh tomato sauce, fresh Dover sole filleted tableside, shrimp casaligna and spaghetti mare Monti with one of the fine wines.
Vivere is considered by many to be one of the best restaurants in all of Chicago. This trendy establishment has been designed by Jordon Mozer with gold and red hues, hanging lights and copper sculptures. It serves contemporary Italian cuisine, with new takes on traditional dishes like raviolis and spaghetti with meatballs. The wine list here is also one of the most extensive around.
521 North Rush Street Conrad Chicago Chicago, IL 60611
The Restaurant at Conrad is located in the elegant Conrad Chicago. Come here to relish well-prepared dishes in a well furnished diner. Every item on the menu is prepared using fresh seasonal ingredients and are delicious to say the least. When teamed up with the best mixture of choicest 'South Asian' spices, the end result is a delectable delight that is impossible to resist. The ambiance exudes style and the decor is up-class making it a perfect setting for a casual business dining or a casual meal with friends.
521 North Rush Street Conrad Chicago Chicago, IL 60611
Bold colors and comfortable furnishing rule the scene at Rendez-Vous. Located in the elegant and up scale Conrad Chicago, its apt for dining and drinking. Savor oyster and lobster preparations or gorge on popular snacks like French fries with Parmesan cheese. The combination of velvet chairs and sofas with the marble bar creates an elegant ambiance while the fresh flowers give this place a vibrant feel. An extensive range of refreshing drinks makes this diner a perfect place for a quiet cozy meal.
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