With buildings that seem to reach the skies and natural, colorful landscapes that beckon you to indulge in all your senses – Chicago has become a preferred destination for tourists from all around the world. If this beautiful city with its vibrant and balanced hues of modern life and art and culture is on your list for your next holiday, you’re surely in for a treat. What’s more is if you wish to mix a fair bit of celebrity hunting into your plans, Chicago is just right for that too!
This list of 5 beautiful restaurants in the city are known to host A-list celebrities from around the US and the world, and all you need to do is book your table here in advance to hopefully catch a glimpse of them in person.
Chicago Cut Steakhouse
300 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
If you wish to have one of the best dining experiences in the city while at the same time enjoying the company of celebrities under the same roof, the Chicago Cut Steakhouse is a great bet. The name gives away the restaurants dedication to any dish evolving from steaks and diners who come here seldom leave without announcing the steaks here are the best they’ve ever had. Made-to-order cuts are perfect for true steak lovers and the delicious side dishes complete the meal. You can choose between classy interiors and an impressive wine display pleasing your sights indoors or the beautiful riverside tickling your senses if you opt for a table on the outdoor patio. Of course, regular appearances from celebrities to the athletic community make the place even more special.
980 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Barack Obama openly calls it his favorite place in town. He has even declared Spiaggia’s Executive Chef Tony Mantuano his favorite chef! When the President of the US hands out such high words of praise, you know you simply have to dine here! The restaurant has recently received a makeover and while older visitors are still trying out and raving about everything that’s changed, you can book your tables here for a refreshing dining experience. Do not let the modern look of the restaurant from the outside deceive you, it is warm and welcoming on the inside and the service does justice to the legend that the restaurant is. The presentation of the food suits the taste perfectly and if you wish forfood that is wholesome in every way, Spiaggia is it!
52 W Illinois St, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
If you’re in the mood for Italian while traversing the sights of Chicago, RPM Italian is a great choice, and with a steady stream of celebrities on a good day, this restaurant can satisfy your stargazing plans too. Chef Doug Psaltis’ collection of dishes maintain an intricate balance between modern twists and traditional Italian fare, making every morsel of food you eat a revelation to your senses. Sophisticated, and of course expensive, booking a table here well in advance is the norm and even if you have to wait for your table in spite of reservations, do not fret, because the experience is certainly worth the wait!
59 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
The Paris Club Bistro and Bar is one of those places that do not lose their charm even after a complete makeover, and in fact, enhance it. This place has the ability to take you back in time, simultaneously allowing your taste buds to experiment the most innovative fare. So while the restaurant continues to indulge its classy longtime patrons, it has also opened its doors to those who love modern mixed with the days gone by. As far as the food goes, Classic Steak Fries or a Lobster Risotto, you just can’t go wrong with any dish here. The dessert of choice remains the Salted Caramel Profiteroles and you can enjoy this brilliant dish while sneaking a peek at the tables around you for celebrities!
51 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
The beautiful River North neighborhood in the city is home to HUB 51, a place owned by RJ, Jerrod and Molly Melman. More than simply a dining destination, the place is a mix of everything that Chicago represents, lively and entertaining along with the right amount of class! This one’s perfect for an evening where you wish to wine and dine with class and then party like there’s no tomorrow, without having to take a taxi in between! A favorite with celebrities as well as the pride of the dining and entertainment scene of Chicago, HUB 51 will not disappoint. Early evening dinners or late night parties, this establishment is perfect for both and you can even count on catching a celeb or two on a lucky day.
Celebrities or not, the dining experience at any of these 5 restaurants is a treat you will remember forever. Of course, if you happen to catch your favorite stars, your Chicago experience will be complete in every way!