Food & Recipes

The Best Restaurants in Chicago

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 10:10 AM, November 2, 2017

Aired November 3, 2017

If you’re visiting Chicago anytime soon, start making reservations at these popular spots STAT. (They have stamps of approval from some of our favorite foodies, so they MUST be worth it!)

Plus, meet the woman behind the Windy City hotspot The Girl and the Goat in the video above!

Floyd Cardoz, Jet Tile, and Andrew Zimmern: Alinea 

Sunny Anderson: Au Cheval

Ryan Scott: Big Star

The Pizza Cousins:
Eddie V's

Hugh Mangum and Emeril Lagasse: Frontera Grill

Buddy Valastro: Gibson's Bar & Steakhouse

Duff Goldman: Gino's East

Scott Conant, Clodagh McKenna, Kelsey Nixon, Michael Chernow, and Josh Capon: Girl and the Goat

Photo Courtesy of: Anthony Tahlier Photography

Rachael Ray: GT Fish & Oyster

Fabio Viviani: Joe's

Geno Vento: Lou Malnati's

Melissa Clark:
Mindy's Hot Chocolate

Gail Simmons: Monteverde

Daym Drops: Mr. Beef & Pizza

Jeff Mauro: Oriole

Alex Guarnaschelli, Graham Elliot, and Curtis Stone: The Publican

Amanda Freitag, Daniel Holzman, Marc Murphy, and Anne Burrell: The Purple Pig

Richard Blais:

Mike Solomonov: Spiaggia

Don Drucker: Superdawg

Chris Kimball: Xoco