Originally Posted by charlief1975
I will check out those shops...great thread even for us locals...
Soph, give me a good place to take my GF for her birthday, done Alinea for Valentine's, done trotters...what do you recommend...open to anything.
Heat for Sushi
They do an 8 course chef special with real high end saki ($150++ bottle)
I don't care if its close to hell, best sushi in town
Freaking live fish in tanks.
They used to do live fish, they stuff was breathing.
they have eel, osterich. crazy
Moto for crazy avant garde over the top stuff.
Spiaggia only 4 star Italian
980 North Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
Ambria for French
Great Buffalo! Yum!
Blackbird for hip frenchhttp://www.blackbirdrestaurant.com/about.html
Joe's for trad
--I've always been disappointed by everything else in the city for Trad food (steak/seafood) as Joe's gets EVERYTHING right. They even give you prep.reheat.serving instructions for take home. That place is ridiculous and underrated.