Chicago
Millennium Park is one of Chicago.

1. Millennium Park

9.7
201 E Randolph St (btwn Columbus Dr & Michigan Ave), Chicago, IL
Park · Grant Park · 517 tips and reviews
Portillo's is one of Chicago.

2. Portillo's

9.3
100 W Ontario St (at N Clark St), Chicago, IL
Hot Dog Joint · River North · 556 tips and reviews

naveennaveen: what a place! so much going on all over. start simple: get two classic chicago-style hot dogs. lemonade on the side. it's plenty for your first time.

Willis Tower is one of Chicago.

3. Willis Tower

9.1
233 S Wacker Dr (btwn W Adams St & W Jackson Blvd), Chicago, IL
Building · The Loop · 279 tips and reviews

4. Lincoln Park Zoo

9.4
2001 N Clark St (btwn Fullerton Pkwy & LaSalle Dr), Chicago, IL
Zoo · Lincoln Park · 255 tips and reviews

Pierre V.Pierre Valade: Part yoga pavilion, part outdoor classroom, the South Pond Pavilion at Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo is a stunning architectural statement located along the Zoo's new Nature Boardwalk.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago is one of Chicago.

5. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

9.0
220 E Chicago Ave (at Mies van der Rohe Way), Chicago, IL
Art Museum · Streeterville · 145 tips and reviews
The Publican is one of Chicago.

6. The Publican

9.3
837 W Fulton Market (at N Green St), Chicago, IL
New American Restaurant · Fulton Market · 337 tips and reviews

ZAGATZAGAT: Head over Sunday nights for a $45-per-person family-style four-course dinner.

7. Skydeck Chicago

9.1
233 S Wacker Dr (btwn Adams St & Jackson Blvd), Chicago, IL
Scenic Lookout · The Loop · 336 tips and reviews

Michelin Travel & LifestyleMichelin Travel & Lifestyle: Traveling with kids? The Skydeck offers kid-sized exhibits and an awesome view of four states. -- Green Guide Editor

Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago is one of Chicago.

8. Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

8.5
401 N Wabash Ave (at E Kinzie St), Chicago, IL
Hotel · Near North Side · 99 tips and reviews

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: In "The Dark Knight" (2008), some of the scenes in the climatic face-off between Batman and the Joker, were shot outside the Trump Tower, which was under construction during the movie. Read more.

Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House is one of Chicago.

9. Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House

8.9
5757 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, IL
History Museum · Hyde Park · 30 tips and reviews
Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise is one of Chicago.

10. Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise

9.4
112 E Wacker Dr (at Michigan Ave), Chicago, IL
Boat or Ferry · The Loop · 58 tips and reviews

InterContinental ChicagoInterContinental Chicago: The Chicago Architecture Foundation’s boat tour might be the best in the city. The docents are all volunteers, but you'll marvel at the depth of their knowledge.

RL Restaurant is one of Chicago.

11. RL Restaurant

9.2
115 E Chicago Ave (at Michigan Ave), Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · Streeterville · 106 tips and reviews

DensDens: If you can find your way to the bathroom without asking for help then you're a smarter man than I.

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria is one of Chicago.

12. Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

9.0
1120 N State St (btwn Elm St & Maple St), Chicago, IL
Pizza Place · Near North Side · 137 tips and reviews

Marshall L.Marshall Lawrence: Nice place. Family friendly. It is not tourist packed. But tourists are welcomed. Chicago style pizzas are very good. You might try Chicago classic. Lasagna is also tasty.

Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse is one of Chicago.

13. Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse

9.2
1028 N Rush St (at E Bellevue Pl), Chicago, IL
Steakhouse · Gold Coast · 223 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: The sweet-lobster cocktail satiates two, the juicy prime rib comes in a hefty portion, and desserts are so enormous that servers cut them in two, wrapping half in a take-away bag, no questions asked. Read more.

Mercat a la Planxa is one of Chicago.

14. Mercat a la Planxa

8.6
638 S Michigan Ave (at E Balbo Ave), Chicago, IL
Tapas Restaurant · South Loop · 128 tips and reviews

Food NetworkFood Network: Mercat a la Planxa, the Catalan restaurant from Jose Garces, offers exciting tapas dishes and delicious Jamon Serrano.

The Art Institute of Chicago is one of Chicago.

15. The Art Institute of Chicago

9.6
111 S Michigan Ave (btwn Monroe St & Jackson Dr), Chicago, IL
Art Museum · Grant Park · 595 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The collection encompasses more than 5,000 years of human expression from around the world & more than 260,000 pieces. The Modern Wing was opened in 2009 & is the largest expansion in their history.

Xoco is one of Chicago.

16. Xoco

9.3
449 N Clark St (at W Illinois St), Chicago, IL
Mexican Restaurant · Near North Side · 321 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Rick Bayless' counter spot specializes in tortas (think Mexican sandwiches), churros, and after 3:00 p.m., incomparable caldos—soups filled with short ribs, pork carnitas, or wood-roasted chicken. Read more.

Frontera Grill is one of Chicago.

17. Frontera Grill

9.2
445 N Clark St (btwn Illinois St & Hubbard St), Chicago, IL
Mexican Restaurant · Near North Side · 239 tips and reviews

Charles B.Charles B: high end Mexican inspired food that is always first rate from Rick Bayless of Top Chef. Great location as well.

The Wiener's Circle is one of Chicago.

18. The Wiener's Circle

8.0
2622 N Clark St (btwn Drummond Pl & Wrightwood Ave), Chicago, IL
Hot Dog Joint · Park West · 126 tips and reviews

A B.A B: Order a Chocolate Shake (fyi it's not on the menu)

Chicago Pizza and Oven Grinder Co. is one of Chicago.

19. Chicago Pizza and Oven Grinder Co.

9.2
2121 N Clark St (at Dickens), Chicago, IL
Pizza Place · Lincoln Park · 152 tips and reviews
The Drake Hotel is one of Chicago.

20. The Drake Hotel

9.2
140 E Walton Pl (at Michigan Ave), Chicago, IL
Hotel · Gold Coast · 82 tips and reviews
360 CHICAGO is one of Chicago.

21. 360 CHICAGO

9.2
875 N Michigan Ave (btwn Delaware Pl & Chestnut St), Chicago, IL
Scenic Lookout · Streeterville · 134 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Located on the 94th floor of the building 1,000 feet above the Magnificent Mile, it's the city's only open-air skywalk. Here you'll see an incredible 360-degree view of Chicago, WI, IN & parts of IL.

BP Bridge is one of Chicago.

22. BP Bridge

201 E Randolph St (In Millennium Park), Chicago, IL
Bridge · Grant Park · 8 tips and reviews
The Field Museum is one of Chicago.

23. The Field Museum

9.4
1400 S Lake Shore Dr (at McFetridge Dr), Chicago, IL
History Museum · 296 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The museum was incorporated in 1893 as the Columbian Museum of Chicago, but the name was changed in 1905 to Field Museum of Natural History to better reflect its focus on the natural sciences.

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP is one of Chicago.

24. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

224 S Michigan Ave (btwn E Adams St & E Jackson Blvd), Chicago, IL
Office · The Loop · No tips or reviews
Lake Point Tower is one of Chicago.

25. Lake Point Tower

505 N Lake Shore Dr (at Grand Ave.), Chicago, IL
Building · Streeterville · 6 tips and reviews
ARUP is one of Chicago.

26. ARUP

35 E Wacker Dr Ste 1800, Chicago, IL
Office · The Loop · 2 tips and reviews

Pierre V.Pierre Valade: OpenHouse Chicago 2012 – Sat. 9am- 5pm Sun. 9am- 5pm Located in the historic Jewelers Building, Arup is dedicated to delivering innovative projects in the built environment.

Nuveen Investments & Asset Management is one of Chicago.

27. Nuveen Investments & Asset Management

333 W Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL
Office · The Loop · 1 tip

Pierre V.Pierre Valade: OpenHouse Architecture 2012 – Sat. 9am- 5pm Sun. 9am- 5pm. A local favorite, this curved building at the fork of the Chicago River is clad in reflective glass that mirrors the water and cityscape. Read more.

ARUP is one of Chicago.

28. ARUP

35 E Wacker Dr Ste 1800, Chicago, IL
Office · The Loop · 2 tips and reviews

Pierre V.Pierre Valade: Arup is located in the historic Jewelers Building at 35 East Wacker Drive Read more.

Jeweler's Building is one of Chicago.

29. Jeweler's Building

35 E Wacker Dr (at N Wabash Ave), Chicago, IL
Building · The Loop · 9 tips and reviews

Pierre V.Pierre Valade: Giaver & Dinkelberg: 1926 This famed skyscraper on the Chicago River melds historical styles including Greco-Roman and Gothic. Read more.

Wabash Building is one of Chicago.

30. Wabash Building

425 S Wabash Ave (Roosevelt University), Chicago, IL
College Academic Building · The Loop · 7 tips and reviews

Pierre V.Pierre Valade: OpenHouse 2012 – Sat. 9am- 5pm Sun. 9am- 5pm The zigzag lines of the Wabash Tower create a new icon on the Chicago skyline. Experience this "vertical campus" which is now in its first year of use. Read more.

Kemper Building is one of Chicago.

31. Kemper Building

1 E Wacker Dr (State St.), Chicago, IL
Building · The Loop · 4 tips and reviews

Eliane v.Eliane vdB: [Shaw, Metz & Associates. 1990 renovation by Lucien Lagrange Associates] The 360-degree observation level - the first such public area in the Loop - will be opened for the first time since 1972.

Civic Opera House is one of Chicago.

32. Civic Opera House

8.8
20 N Wacker Dr (at W Madison St), Chicago, IL
Opera House · The Loop · 52 tips and reviews

Eliane v.Eliane vdB: [Graham, Anderson, Probst & White, 1929] This building features Art Deco and Art Nouveau styling, musical motifs and designs by Jules Guerin - famous for his watercolors of the 1909 Plan of Chicago.

Civic Opera House is one of Chicago.

33. Civic Opera House

8.8
20 N Wacker Dr (at W Madison St), Chicago, IL
Opera House · The Loop · 52 tips and reviews

Pierre V.Pierre Valade: Architecture OpenHouse 2012 – Sat. 9am- 3pm Sun. 9am- 5pm

Google is one of Chicago.

34. Google

20 W Kinzie St (btw Dearborn & State St), Chicago, IL
Tech Startup · Near North Side · 16 tips and reviews

Eliane v.Eliane vdB: At Google’s newly constructed 13th floor, you’ll have the chance to visit their reception area, Tech stop, local art display, and 1920’s Speakeasy. [Saturday 9am-5pm]

Inland Steel Building is one of Chicago.

35. Inland Steel Building

30 W Monroe St (Btwn Dearborn & State), Chicago, IL
Building · The Loop · 2 tips and reviews

Eliane v.Eliane vdB: [Skidmore Owing & Merrill, 1958] Inland Steel was one of the first skyscrapers completed in Chicago after WWII. Its sleek, shimmering façades could be mistaken for new even today-over 50 years later.

The Poetry Foundation is one of Chicago.

36. The Poetry Foundation

8.2
61 W Superior St (at N Dearborn St), Chicago, IL
Library · Near North Side · 10 tips and reviews

Eliane v.Eliane vdB: [John Ronan Architects, 2011] Catch a rare glimpse of the editorial process: see how Poetry Magazine is put together and get a sneak peek of an issue before it's printed.

Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse is one of Chicago.

37. Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse

8.3
33 W Kinzie St (at Dearborn St), Chicago, IL
Steakhouse · Near North Side · 93 tips and reviews

Eliane v.Eliane vdB: [Henry Ives Cobb, 1895] From 1939-1943, the building housed the apartment of Frank Nikki - Al Capone's enforcer. Visit Nikki's vault, see the escape tunnel and view gangster artifacts.

Perkins+Will is one of Chicago.

38. Perkins+Will

330 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL
Office · Near North Side · No tips or reviews
Chicago City Hall is one of Chicago.

39. Chicago City Hall

121 N La Salle St (btwn Washington & Randolph St), Chicago, IL
City Hall · The Loop · 34 tips and reviews

Eliane v.Eliane vdB: [Holabird & Roche, 1911] The entrance feature four "Monumental Classicism" panels representing the principal concerns of city government.

The Berghoff Restaurant is one of Chicago.

40. The Berghoff Restaurant

8.3
17 W Adams St (btwn S Dearborn St & S State St), Chicago, IL
German Restaurant · The Loop · 117 tips and reviews

Explore ChicagoExplore Chicago: In "The Dark Knight" (2008), Lt Gordon (Gary Oldman) arrests the gangster Sal Maroni while he is enjoying dinner, in scenes shot at The Berghoff restaurant. Read more.

Garrett Popcorn Shops is one of Chicago.

41. Garrett Popcorn Shops

8.7
4 E Madison St (South State Street), Chicago, IL
Snack Place · The Loop · 42 tips and reviews

Michelin Travel & LifestyleMichelin Travel & Lifestyle: A local favorite since 1949. The loyal clientele swear that the caramel, cheddar-cheese or old-fashioned butter popcorn is the best around. -- Green Guide Editor

ROOF on theWit is one of Chicago.

42. ROOF on theWit

8.4
201 N State St (at Lake St), Chicago, IL
Hotel Bar · The Loop · 125 tips and reviews

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: TheWit Hotel’s swank rooftop lounge sports a specialty cocktail menu, a well-curated wine list and Mediterranean small plates. Read more.

The Signature Lounge at the 96th is one of Chicago.

43. The Signature Lounge at the 96th

8.4
875 N Michigan Ave (btwn Delaware Pl & Chestnut St), Chicago, IL
Lounge · Streeterville · 278 tips and reviews

Sean S.Sean Salmon: Fancy cocktails at the top of the John Hancock