8 Foods Every Illinoisan Craves When They Leave Illinois

Illinois is known for many different types of food, and it’s one of the things that puts us on the map. From pizza to sandwiches, these are the eight popular foods you always miss when you leave the state.

These iconic eats will always bring you back to the Prairie State. Scroll on for the top foods we don’t want to be without.

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/

For more iconic eats, check out these nine irresistible restaurants that define Illinois.

What other popular foods do you miss when you leave the state? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below!