The 15 Illinois Restaurants You Must Try In 2018

A new year inspires a chance to try new things. Instead of going to the same handful of restaurants each month, make it a resolution to try an eatery you’ve never been to before. This list of the best restaurants to visit in 2018 will help get you started.

Let your tastebuds discover new flavors as you achieve your food goals. Keep scrolling for the most fabulous diners, pubs, and more.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For more great restaurants to visit in the new year, check out these 13 Irish pubs in Illinois with the best food and spirits.

Which of these best restaurants for 2018 are you looking forward to most? Share your food goals for the new year with us!