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SX Sky Bar at Hotel EssexSX Sky Bar at Hotel Essex
6 reviews
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American | South Loop, Chicago

Loved everything about SX Sky Bar from the amazing food, great happy hour prices, and decor. I visited 2 days in a row and plan to go back again in a week! This is definitely going to be new go-to spot! More

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UMAI Japanese Kitchen & SushiUMAI Japanese Kitchen & Sushi
451 reviews
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Japanese | South Loop, Chicago

Some of the rolls were too moist and/or not wrapped tightly enough, but good overall. More

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Aurelio's Pizza South LoopAurelio's Pizza South Loop
16 reviews
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Pizzeria | South Loop, Chicago

Best thin crust pizza we have ever had!! The pizza had a burnt cheese taste which was so unique and great. More

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Tapas ValenciaTapas Valencia
1658 reviews
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Tapas / Small Plates | South Loop, Chicago

Nicole was amazing and selected a wonderful variety of eats that fit various allergy needs with our dinner party. Next visit to Chicago, I'm bringing more friends to experience this fine establishment. More

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Victory TapVictory Tap
439 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

One of my favorites! The food and service can’t be better More

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Café BiondaCafé Bionda
1119 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

Been here several times usually for a birthday celebration of some sort. Always great food and good ambiance. Will be back and will recommend. More

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Burger Bar - South LoopBurger Bar - South Loop
211 reviews
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Burgers | South Loop, Chicago

Everyone working was absolutely amazing! They managed our late, last minute reservation of 7 with ease and skill. Food was excellent and cocktails were great, so reasonably priced and a great spot! More

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Sofi RestaurantSofi Restaurant
710 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

Great food and great service More

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Niu B Sushi & Robata - South Michigan AveNiu B Sushi & Robata - South Michigan Ave
135 reviews
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Sushi | South Loop, Chicago

Service and the food was amazing. Perfect place for after work, with some co-workers and friends. More

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Chicago Oyster HouseChicago Oyster House
234 reviews
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Seafood | South Loop, Chicago

Dinner was outstanding. Service and food were great! More

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Tutto Italiano RistoranteTutto Italiano Ristorante
136 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

Relaxing atmosphere with excellent service and food. More

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Sociale - ChicagoSociale - Chicago
181 reviews
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Tapas / Small Plates | South Loop, Chicago

Some dishes were outstanding others were not edible. Very uneven service More

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Connie's Pizza in BridgeportConnie's Pizza in Bridgeport
401 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

They made my daughter birthday so special!!! Our waitress was the best... everyone was friendly and professional The bathroom where very clean!!! More

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Weather Mark TavernWeather Mark Tavern
142 reviews
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American | South Loop, Chicago

YUM. Great food for a great price. More

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AcadiaAcadia
1022 reviews
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Contemporary American | South Loop, Chicago

Incredible experience. If you haven’t been to Acadia yet, do yourself a favor and let the chef take you on his culinary journey. The detail and attention given to every aspect of the evening was impeccable. More

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Pizano's Pizza and Pasta - Indiana Ave.Pizano's Pizza and Pasta - Indiana Ave.
108 reviews
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Pizzeria | South Loop, Chicago

Great for a meal with family. More

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Chicago Curry House (Indian and Nepalese Restaurant)Chicago Curry House (Indian and Nepalese Restaurant)
326 reviews
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Indian | South Loop, Chicago

Great experience and warm service More

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Mercat a La PlanxaMercat a La Planxa
4510 reviews
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Spanish | South Loop, Chicago

Menu is great, and some items are more amazing than others. Great: desserts, bacon-wrapped dates, lamb chops (but so pricey!), branzino (good deal, but a bit over-vinegared). Good: various croquettes (mushroom, cod), paella (mariscos paella didn't have much flavor), drinks. More

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Kurah MediterraneanKurah Mediterranean
451 reviews
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Mediterranean | South Loop, Chicago

Great food. Good service. More

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Bulldog Ale House - State St.Bulldog Ale House - State St.
3 reviews
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American | South Loop, Chicago

The food was excellent. The service was very good. The drinks were tasty, but had way too much ice in them. I had a Cherry (moonshine) Coke, hubby had an American Mule. Three sips in, & we were down to a cupful of ice (I actually took a pic of mine to post. It was such a disappointment-both drinks were delicious for a minute .... but then the ice was too much. More

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Woven & BoundWoven & Bound
39 reviews
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American | South Loop, Chicago

Good location, easy access to McCormick and Wintrust Arena. More

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Amarit Thai RestaurantAmarit Thai Restaurant
89 reviews
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Thai | South Loop, Chicago

My go-to dish is the spicy basil chicken. It is very good. My only issue is that they do not provide enough rice with the dish. As a result, I have to order extra rice which costs approximately $1.50 extra. Some of the staff are nice, especially the waiter, but some of the waitresses, while not mean, aren't overly friendly. More

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720 South Bar And Grill720 South Bar And Grill
103 reviews
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American | South Loop, Chicago

Ran in to grab something to eat on st paddy’s day. Packed bar area but restaurant was half full. Perfect to rest feet and grab for so. Our group of five devoured the food and not much was left. Loved how everything went smoothly - food delivered in timely manner and wait staff kind. More

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Third Star Restaurant-Hyatt McCormick PlaceThird Star Restaurant-Hyatt McCormick Place
28 reviews
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American | South Loop, Chicago

Very attentive staff and good food at a reasonable price. Would come back again. More

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Adamus - Silversmith HotelAdamus - Silversmith Hotel
84 reviews
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Contemporary American | South Loop, Chicago

Nice place for drinks and dinner/appetizers after Hamilton. More

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May St. CafeMay St. Cafe
529 reviews
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Contemporary Latin | South Loop, Chicago

It was a great experience. The staff was personable. The food and device was excellent. The ambiance was magnificent. I will definitely go back again. More

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South Loop Diners' Choice Winners

South Loop's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
UMAI Japanese Kitchen & SushiUMAI Japanese Kitchen & Sushi
451 reviews
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Japanese | South Loop, Chicago

Some of the rolls were too moist and/or not wrapped tightly enough, but good overall. More

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Tapas ValenciaTapas Valencia
1658 reviews
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Tapas / Small Plates | South Loop, Chicago

Nicole was amazing and selected a wonderful variety of eats that fit various allergy needs with our dinner party. Next visit to Chicago, I'm bringing more friends to experience this fine establishment. More

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Victory TapVictory Tap
439 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

One of my favorites! The food and service can’t be better More

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Chicago Oyster HouseChicago Oyster House
234 reviews
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Seafood | South Loop, Chicago

Dinner was outstanding. Service and food were great! More

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Niu B Sushi & Robata - South Michigan AveNiu B Sushi & Robata - South Michigan Ave
135 reviews
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Sushi | South Loop, Chicago

Service and the food was amazing. Perfect place for after work, with some co-workers and friends. More

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Café BiondaCafé Bionda
1119 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

Been here several times usually for a birthday celebration of some sort. Always great food and good ambiance. Will be back and will recommend. More

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Sofi RestaurantSofi Restaurant
710 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

Great food and great service More

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Burger Bar - South LoopBurger Bar - South Loop
211 reviews
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Burgers | South Loop, Chicago

Everyone working was absolutely amazing! They managed our late, last minute reservation of 7 with ease and skill. Food was excellent and cocktails were great, so reasonably priced and a great spot! More

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AcadiaAcadia
1022 reviews
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Contemporary American | South Loop, Chicago

Incredible experience. If you haven’t been to Acadia yet, do yourself a favor and let the chef take you on his culinary journey. The detail and attention given to every aspect of the evening was impeccable. More

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Tutto Italiano RistoranteTutto Italiano Ristorante
136 reviews
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Italian | South Loop, Chicago

Relaxing atmosphere with excellent service and food. More

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