19 "Quiet Meals" restaurants in Chicago.
Monteverde is an Italian restaurant in the West Loop. It sounds boring on paper, but there’s so much more to it than that. Excellent food all around.
Chicago Cut is a great steakhouse right on the river ideal for special occasions and power business meals.
Naoki is a fancy but expensive sushi restaurant inside the Belden Statford building in Lincoln Park.
Elske is a tasting menu spot in West Loop that doesn’t take itself too seriously, and we’re big fans.
Excellent sushi in an unlikely spot. This tiny restaurant at the bottom of the Hilton hotel on Mies van der Rohe Way street is worth a trip for any real sushi fan.
Passerotto is a great neighborhood restaurant in Andersonville serving Korean food with some Italian influences.
Daisies in Logan Square serves excellent housemade pasta that will make you want to eat your vegetables.
Income Tax is a restaurant and wine bar in Edgewater serving excellent upscale small plates.
Mon Ami Gabi is a classic French bistro in an upscale Lincoln Park residential building.
SoNo Wood Fired is a casual Italian restaurant and pizza restaurant that’s always reliable.
Gene & Georgetti is a classic Chicago steakhouse that’s as old-school as they come.
GT Prime feels your typical steakhouse in River North, but it serves a lot more than just steak. That’s why we like it.
Radio Anago is a sushi spot in River North from the same people who own Bavette’s and Au Cheval.
Piccolo Sogno is a classic Italian restaurant complete with candlelight, white table clothes, and pure romance.