Top 5 Fine Dining


Acadia

Acadia
"Every dish is a work of art at Acadia. Inspired by the flavors of coastal Maine, this upscale eatery offers an airy take on New American cuisine. The menu redefines creative cuisine, allowing some of Chicago's finest chefs to experiment in wonderful ways. It all comes together in a sophisticated space that exemplifies classic elegance. Come see why Acadia is the ideal location for business engagements, romantic nights on the town and all other special occasions."
Address: Acadia 1639 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60616 | Map it
Phone: 3123609500


Alinea

Alinea
"A favorite amongst foodies from around the world, Alinea sets the standard for fine dining in Chicago. Offering a New American menu designed with creativity in mind, this world-renowned destination offers innovative dishes, brand new flavors and a presentation that borders on performance art. Although expensive, you'll savor every delicious bite. With Chef Grant Achatz in control, it's easy to see why Alinea is on every serious food lover's bucket list."
Address: Alinea 1723 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614 | Map it
Phone: 3128670110


Brindille

Brindille
"Discover a fresh new take on classic French cuisine at Brindille, Chicago's favorite fine-dining destination. Offering a lengthy wine list and award-winning menu, this River North haunt is a favorite among critics and foodies. Inspired by the ambience and sophisticated of Paris, Brindille is Chicago's most romantic destination. No matter what the occasion calls for, let this world-renowned restaurant create the perfect dish."
Address: Brindille 534 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60654 | Map it
Phone: 3125951616


42 Grams

42 Grams
"Specializing in complex flavors and New American cuisine, 42 Grams is Chicago's most innovative hotspot. With only 18 seats and one communal table, this is a high-end treat that will delight all of your senses. Serving an incredible tasting menu, this big-ticket BYO eatery turns classic dishes into modern day masterpieces. Featuring an open kitchen and down to earth atmosphere, 42 Grams has quickly become one of Chicago's most talked about dining destinations."
Address: 42 Grams 4662 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640 | Map it
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Goosefoot

Goosefoot
"Led under the watchful eye of Chef Chris Nugent, Goosefoot is an avant-garde approach to New American cuisine. Always willing to take chances, this gorgeously decorated space has earned a reputation for innovative dishes and stunning presentation. Although cheaper than other Chicago mainstays, Goosefoot spared no expense when creative this simple, elegant space. The intimate setting is perfect for anniversaries, first dates and all other special occasions. And with a chef willing to take chances, you know you're in for a treat with every bite."
Address: Goosefoot 2656 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60625 | Map it
Phone: 7739427547


Honorable Mention: Elizabeth Restaurant

Elizabeth Restaurant
"Designed to resemble a lived-in cottage, Elizabeth Restaurant offers a more casual take on fine dining. Offering a farm-to-table New American menu, Chef Iliana Regan has earned a following by creating an endless supply of innovative masterpieces. Using mismatched furniture and a communal table, this is one dining destination dripping with personality. This extends to the food, which has attracted praise from not only the top food critics, but also the best chefs from around the world."
Address: Elizabeth Restaurant 4835 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60625 | Map it
Phone: 7736810651