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These 11 Restaurants In Illinois Don’t Look Like Much But They’re So Good

WARNING: Proceed with caution if you are hungry, as this story may cause salivation, cravings and “hangriness.” From professed foodies to those who just simply love the thrill of finding a new delicious gem, these restaurants should make their way to your must-eat list immediately. They may not look like fancy four-star restaurants when you pull up, but the food they are cooking up is nothing short of magical. Maybe like a book, we shouldn’t judge a restaurant by its cover…errr, building.

These are just a few restaurants in Illinois to whet your appetite. If you’ve found another delicious gem that readers should know about, be sure to share in the comments!

Originally from the quaint beach town of Fenwick Island, Delaware, Stephanie has called Chicago home for nearly a decade. A passion for cocktail creation, international travel and decadent foodie experiences, enjoy Stephanie's romp through the Land of Lincoln. A circus performer, stuntwoman, professed travel buff and lover of Tom Waits, Stephanie is looking forward to sharing her favorite Chicago haunts with both adventurous locals and curious travelers.