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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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Allgauer's American
12/20
Dining Room at Allgauer Hilton Lisle/Naperville
3003 Corporate West Dr.
Lisle, IL 60532
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Cozy, intimate --- if corporate-feeling --- hotel restaurant for seafood, steaks and pastas. More...

Big Jones Southern
14/20
Dining Room at Big Jones, Chicago, IL 5347 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640
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Southern cuisine gets an update at this small, chef-driven gem. More...

Bistrot Margot French
12/20
1437-39 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60610
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Romance exudes from this Left Bank setting, which is quite the scene during prime time. More...

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 well-heeled tourists and locals for fresh catches and star sightings. 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...

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...

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...

Signature Room at the 95th American
13/20
Dining Room at Signature Room at the 95th, Chicago, IL John Hancock Center
875 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
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It’s mostly about the stellar city views, though this John Hancock Center American passes the culinary test, too. More...

Tavern on Rush Steakhouse
11/20
Dining Room at Tavern on Rush, Chicago, IL 1031 N. Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
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Boisterous, steak-heavy pick-up joint with a view of the Rush Street scene. 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...

ZED451 Brazilian
13/20
Dining Room at ZED451, Chicago, IL 739 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Civilized churrascaria with a rooftop deck, market-fresh cocktails and meat, meat, meat. More...

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