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Chicago Restaurant Guide

Enjoy small plates and cocktails at Arbella restaurant in Chicago

10 Hot Spots for Dining in Chicago
Free Rein
Le Sud
Pacific Standard Time
Prime & Provisions
The Purple Pig
The Warbler
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Get the scoop on new restaurant openings in Chicago
Chicago Restaurant News
Get the scoop on new restaurant openings, dining discounts and special promotions in Chicago.

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Proxi is one of GAYOT's Top 10 New & Notable Restaurants in Chicago
Top 10 New & Notable Restaurants in Chicago
Looking for a new dining destination in Chicago? GAYOT's list is constantly being updated to spotlight the hottest new restaurants in town.

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Discover more of Chicago's new restaurants with GAYOT's roundup
New Restaurants in Chicago
Find Chicago restaurants that have opened recently with GAYOT's round-up.

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Closed Restaurant Reviews

Browse through the closed restaurant database for Chicago to reminisce about your favorite eateries from the past.

Browse GAYOT's list of closed restaurants in Chicago


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