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Easter Brunch CHICAGO

Celebrate Easter Sunday with the entire family at one of our favorite Chicago brunch restaurants. Whether you're looking for an intimate affair to share with close family, or an out-of-doors afternoon spent soaking in the springtime with champagne and french toast, you're sure to find that perfect place for Easter brunch with the help of our extensive list of Chicago restaurants, cafés, and bistros.

View the Top 10 Easter Brunch Restaurants in Chicago

Adobo Grill Mexican
12/20
Dining Room at Adobo Grill, Chicago, IL 1610 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60610
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Bustling Mexican spot for good tequila, mole and creative desserts --- not to mention guacamole prepared tableside. More...

Birch River Grill American
12/20
Dining Room at Birch River Grill, Arlington Heights, IL 75 W. Algonquin Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
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Adjacent to the Doubletree Hotel, this comfort food kitchen does a mean business among suits. More...

Blind Faith Cafe Vegetarian
11/20
Dining Room at Blind Faith Cafe, Evanston, IL 525 Dempster St.
Evanston, IL 60201
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When it comes to veggie-friendly dining, this place takes the (tofu) cake. More...

Cafe des Architectes French
14/20
Dining Room at Cafe des Architectes, Chicago, IL Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
20 E. Chestnut St.
Chicago, IL 60611

This near-Water Tower hideaway is an architecturally dramatic dining destination. More...

Chicago Cut Steakhouse Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Chicago Cut Steakhouse, Chicago, IL 300 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Business suits, sweeping views and sizzling filets set the scene at this boisterous River North steakhouse. More...

Chicago q Barbecue
14/20
Dining Room at Chicago q, Chicago, IL 1160 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60610
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Renowned pit mistress Lee Ann Whippen’s Gold Coast digs prove barbecue has officially gone glam. More...

Cite Contemporary
11/20
Dining Room at Cite, Chicago, IL Lake Point Tower
505 N. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60611
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This elegant restaurant's 70th floor perch atop Lake Point Tower wins every time. More...

The Clubhouse American
12/20
Dining Room at The Clubhouse, Oak Brook, IL 298 Oakbrook Center
Oak Brook, IL 60523
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Expect a clubby, upscale vibe with tweaks on classic American dining. More...

Dine American
12/20
Dining Room at Dine, Chicago, IL Crowne Plaza Hotel Chicago Metro
733 W. Madison St.
Chicago, IL 60661
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American comfort food is served in a retro-cool setting inside the Crowne Plaza Hotel Chicago Metro. More...

Drake Bros.' American
11/20
Dining Room at Drake Bros. The Drake
140 E. Walton Pl.
Chicago, IL 60611
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This classy Drake hotel dining room serves a breakfast buffet and an upscale lunch. More...

Emilio's Tapas Bar & Restaurant Spanish
12/20
Dining Room at Emilio 4100 Roosevelt Rd.
Hillside, IL 60162
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Little dishes comprise the bulk of the Spanish menu at this date-ready, circa 1988 tapas staple. More...

The Florentine Italian
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Dining Room at The Florentine, Chicago, IL JW Marriott Chicago
151 W. Adams St.
Chicago, IL 60604

The JW Marriott-centered venture from BLT Restaurants emphasizes modern Italian wizardry. More...

Fogo de Chao Steakhouse
12/20
Dining Room at Fogo de Chao, Chicago, IL 661 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Gauchos carve meat tableside at this bustling churrascaria; one of many in the city and suburbs, it's also among the best. More...

Found Kitchen & Social House American
13/20
Dining Room at Found Kitchen & Social House, Evanston, IL 1631 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
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Nicole Pederson’s seasonally inspired fare fits right in at this rustic Evanston haunt. More...

Harry Caray's Italian
12/20
Dining Room at Harry Caray 33 W. Kinzie St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Cubs fans (heck, carnivores in general) flock to this honorary Italian steakhouse. More...

Harry Caray's Italian
12/20
Dining Room at Harry Caray Holiday Inn & Suites
10233 W. Higgins Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018
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Cubs fans and suits of all stripes flock to this Italian steakhouse honoring a dearly departed broadcaster. More...

Hub 51 American
11/20
Dining Room at Hub 51, Chicago, IL 51 W. Hubbard St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Busy River North staple with American/eclectic fare draws a see-and-be-seen crowd. More...

III Forks Steakhouse
11/20
Dining Room at III Forks, Chicago, IL 180 N. Field Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60601
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A business-friendly Texas-based chain enters the Chicago steakhouse scene with nicely seared beef. More...

Lockwood Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at Lockwood, Chicago, IL Palmer House Hilton
17 E. Monroe St., Lobby level
Chicago, IL 60603
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Lockwood has seen some kitchen changes, but we’re wholly on board with Joe Rose. More...

Mercat a la Planxa Tapas
14/20
Dining Room at Mercat a la Planxa, Chicago, IL The Renaissance Blackstone Chicago
638 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
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Mod setting overlooking the park sets the tone at this Catalan restaurant. More...

Meson Sabika Spanish
10/20
Dining Room at Meson Sabika, Naperville, IL 1025 Aurora Ave.
Naperville, IL 60540
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Familiar tapas served in a dramatic mansion near downtown Naperville. More...

Mity Nice Bar & Grill American
12/20
Water Tower Place
835 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
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A big menu and a Water Tower setting are a hit with shoppers. More...

Petterino's American
13/20
Dining Room at Petterino 150 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60601
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This hot-spot for theater-goers is a must for the garlicky shrimp de jonghe alone. More...

Prairie Grass Cafe Contemporary
15/20
Dining Room at Prairie Grass Cafe, Northbrook, IL 601 Skokie Blvd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
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Built-in chef cred and a roster of seasonal, local fare at this stylish yet casual American café. More...

Shaw's Crab House Seafood
13/20
Dining Room at Shaw 21 E. Hubbard St.
Chicago, IL 60611
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Uptown meets downtown at this pristine River North seafood hub. More...

Sunda Pan-Asian
15/20
Dining Room at Sunda, Chicago, IL 110 W. Illinois St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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This hot-spot lures the lovely with a stylish Pan-Asian menu. More...

Weber Grill Restaurant American
11/20
Dining Room at Weber Grill Restaurant, Chicago, IL Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown
539 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Find upscale backyard barbecue on Weber kettle grills at this pit stop. More...

Wildfire Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Wildfire, Chicago, IL 159 W. Erie St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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This stalwart, Lettuce Entertain You steak joint draws a crowd, so come early to avoid the throngs. More...

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