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10 Neighborhoods, 10 Chicago Restaurant Week Gems

Thursday, January 21, 2016 12:00 AM by Matt Kirouac

Chicago Restaurant Week Neighborhood Gems

Lots of people have heard of Restaurant Row and celebrity chefs like Stephanie Izard and Rick Bayless. Renowned chefs like them help make Chicago the world-class food city it is today. But just as important as the television mainstays are the longstanding restaurants situated in neighborhoods throughout the city that showcase Chicago's diversity and communities.

Chicken Shop Chicago

Chicago Restaurant Week is the perfect time of year to check out some of our city's culinary delights. From January 16 through February 4, you can take advantage of excellent prix fixe menus — starting at $22 for lunch and $33 and/or $44 for dinner (excluding beverages, tax and gratuity) — for the whole family.

The Best Deals for Chicago Restaurant Week 2016

Monday, January 18, 2016 12:00 AM by Maddy Osman

Paella at Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba

As a Chicago foodie with a penchant for finding deals, I’m always happy when they come to me in the form of Chicago Restaurant Week (coming up January 22-February 4). It’s one of the most anticipated and far-reaching restaurant events of the year, and for good reason. You can grab a three-course lunch at a swanky spot for $22, and a three- or four-course dinner for $33/$44 at the most premium restaurants.

Chicago Restaurant Week New Restaurants

Chicago Restaurant Week gets better and bigger every year. One of Chicago's preeminent dining draws, the two-week promotion (taking place January 22-February 4) boasts over 300 restaurants this year, along with more than 50 restaurant newcomers, not to mention several of Chicago's hottest, buzziest restaurants.

Chicago Restaurant Week: January 22 - February 4, 2016

The reservation books are now open for the 14-day feast Chicago Restaurant Week. From Friday, January 22 to Thursday, February 4, dine at 354 restaurants (a record number that includes 54 new participants!) at deliciously low prices. Multiple-course meals pack in prix-fixe deals with $22 lunch options and $33/$44 dinner options.

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