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Dining Out for Thanksgiving
CHICAGO

THANKSGIVING

If laboring in the kitchen all day doesn't sound like your idea of a holiday, leave it to the professionals to prepare your Thanksgiving meal. For an all-American feast of turkey and all the trimmings, visit these restaurants in Chicago. And best of all? No dishes to wash.

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Cape Cod Room Seafood
12/20
Dining Room at Cape Cod Room, Chicago, IL The Drake Hotel
140 E. Walton St.
Chicago, IL 60611
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Longtime seafood joint in The Drake Hotel attracts tourists and locals for classic comfort dishes. More...

Carmine's Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Carmine 1043 N. Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
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Bustling restaurant --- part of the Rosebud family --- draws diners for pre-club and pre-theater pasta. 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...

Ditka's Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Ditka Tremont Hotel
100 E. Chestnut St.
Chicago, IL 60611
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Manly man's meat and potatoes joint from “Da Coach.” More...

Fogo de Chão Steakhouse
12/20
Dining Room at Fogo de Chão, 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...

Lawry's The Prime Rib American
12/20
Dining Room at Lawry 100 E. Ontario St.
Chicago, IL 60611
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Located in a grand mansion, this institution focuses squarely on prime rib. More...

Rosebud on Rush Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Rosebud on Rush, Chicago, IL 720 N. Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
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It's hard not to like an Italian restaurant that lists meatballs and Italian sausage as a side dish. 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...

Smith & Wollensky Steakhouse
12/20
Dining Room at Smith & Wollensky, Chicago, IL Marina City
318 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Suits snag steaks --- and primo river views --- at this prime meatery on the Chicago River. More...

Vermilion Indian
14/20
10 W. Hubbard St.
Chicago, IL 60610
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Contemporary Indian and Latin American cuisines served in a stylish and appropriately red-tinged setting. 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

Find upscale backyard barbecue on Weber kettle grills at this pit stop. More...

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