Visiting Chicago

Chicago, commonly known as the Second City, is one of the great metropolises of the world. It is one the largest meeting destinations and tourism is one of its largest industries. There are literally hundreds of things to do and see, places to explore and activities to enjoy – spring, summer, fall and winter, adults and children. A day or a week in Chicago is filled with fun, adventure and discovery.

Dining and Restaurant Guides

  • Open Table – Chicago
  • Chicago Magazine Dining & Drinking
  • Pizza – There is always a vigorous discussion amongst Chicagoans and visitors alike as to which is their favorite. You decide. Giordano’s, Gino’s, Lou Malnati’s
  • Steak Houses – The Palm, Joes’ Stone Crab Seafood and Steaks, Chicago Chop House, Mastro’s, Gibson’s, Weber Grill, Lawry's, The Prime Rib
  • BBQ – Chicago q, Carson’s, Fireplace Inn, Smoque BBQ, Cantina Laredo
  • Hot Spots – The Girl and the Goat, Francesca's on Chestnut, Rick Bayless’ Frontera Grill, Manny’s Cafeteria Deli, Devon Seafood Grill, Eataly Chicago


There are many types of tours – boat, bus, trolleys, Segway, bike, walking and subject specific. Here are few places to start your search: