11 Restaurants In Illinois That Are Hard To Get In But Totally Worth It

Snagging a seat at some of Illinois’s best and most popular restaurants can be surprisingly difficult. The same goes for tiny, but delicious spots – they are hard to get into because they fill up so quickly. It isn’t always clear whether a restaurant is worth waiting for, so this list should help guide you. Bring along an iPad or a good book and settle in; these restaurants are worthy of the wait!

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you visited any of these restaurants? Let us know what you think about them in the comments.