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Sometimes you don’t have three hours to wait for a burger, no matter how good it is. When that’s the case, here are 10 places to go instead.
March 29, 2018
Fulton MarketWest Loop
Wilde is a charming restaurant and bar with a cozy fireplace and lots of Oscar Wilde related decor.
November 29, 2023
Fireside Restaurant and Lounge is a Ravenswood spot that's good for hanging out with friends by a roaring fireplace.
Butch McGuire's is an Irish Pub in Gold Coast that's best known for their over-the-top holiday decorations.
Drawing Room is the cozy hotel lobby inside of The Chicago Athletic Association Hotel.
November 28, 2023
Cafe Robey is a solid all-day brunch spot located inside of the Robey Hotel in Wicker Park.
November 14, 2023
Swift & Sons Tavern is a large restaurant and bar that should be mainly used as a drinking spot.
Summer House Santa Monica is a decent place to grab a meal in O'Hare if your looking for a sit down meal.
November 10, 2023
Hub 51 is an O'Hare Airport restaurant with a large bar that's a solid spot for a drink and light bite.
Billy Goat Tavern is an O'Hare food stall with solid cheeseburgers.
Atelier is a small New American tasting menu restaurant in Lincoln Square that's great for a special occasion, but works just as well when you want to liven up a boring Tuesday night.
November 2, 2023
Chicken Works is a counter-service spot in Irving Park with tasty broiled chicken, a solid salad bar, and great chicken noodle soup.
October 19, 2023
Harry Caray’s Shortstop is a decent spot for a drink and a sandwich at Midway Airport.
October 13, 2023
Billy Goat Tavern is an iconic burger restaurant, and this is their Midway location.
Garrett Popcorn does double duty as an iconic Chicago staple and a perfectly valid airport dinner option.
Blue Door Farm Stand serves midwestern comfort food in a brightly lit space in Lincoln Park.
October 4, 2023
Hubbard Inn is a solid post-work drinks and snacks option before a Big Night Out in River North.
Offshore is a giant rooftop bar and restaurant at Navy Pier.
September 12, 2023
The Bellevue is an American restaurant in the Gold Coast that's a good option for tourists and business meals.
August 31, 2023
Lola's is an underwhelming restaurant in the West Loop.
Dusek's is an old-school tavern-slash-restaurant in Pilsen that's open late and has great food.
August 9, 2023
The $45 prix fixe meal at The Dining Room at Kendall College will get you a three-courses and a front-row seat to aspiring fine dining chefs.
July 28, 2023
Little Goat is an all-day spot in Lakeview with creative diner food that’s hit or miss.
July 26, 2023
This Wicker Park spot has the spirit of an Irish pub and an eclectic menu channeling the Pacific Northwest.
Jubilee Juice & Grill is a counter-service cafe in the West Loop that’s part deli, part juice stand, and part burger joint.
July 18, 2023