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2005
TOP 40 RESTAURANTS IN THE U.S.

TRU
Chicago

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An acronym for “Tramonto” and “unlimited,” Tru is Rick Tramonto and partner Gale Gand’s testimony that it’s possible to keep flavors true while using unlimited creativity. This Gold Coast gem maintains its reputation by assuring that the fine dining experience is always infused with a true sense of fun.

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(Date published: 10/26/05)
RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.