The dining scene is full of restaurants attempting to cash in on the latest culinary trends, and often closing just as quickly as they open. But many landmark restaurants are steeped in history and have served meals to our parents (or even grandparents). They might range from classic lunch counters to white-tablecloth establishments.
Enjoy a meal at GAYOT's Top Old-Timer Restaurants in Chicago, some of which are still trendy and à la mode after all these years. These selections are presented in alphabetical order.
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