11 Iconic Restaurants In Illinois That Just Get Better With Age
There are many places to eat in Illinois that have withstood the test of time. You know a diner is good if it has been around for more than 40 years, and that’s exactly what you’ll find with these 11 iconic restaurants.
From pizza to burgers to fried chicken, this list has it all. Scroll on for a look at some of the oldest restaurants in the Land of Lincoln.
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/
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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