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Recommendations near Westin River North

squeaky_penguin May 3, 2008 11:09 PM


I'm looking for recommendations for restaurants within walking distance from the Westin River North located on North Dearborn. Just curious what is in that area that I should check out. I'm open to all suggestions. Thanks

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    BarbaraM48 May 11, 2008 07:01 AM

    A Mano is under Bin 36. It is modern Italian. They had a wonderful whole fish on Friday. It is a little sterile but it was pleasant. Keefers is not too far away and has a variety of steaks and fish.

    1. nsxtasy May 4, 2008 05:45 AM

      The Westin River North is at 320 North Dearborn, just north of the Chicago River. That's within walking distance of not only River North, but also Michigan Avenue and the entire Loop - the biggest concentration of mid-priced and higher restaurants in the city. Within two blocks (less than 5 minutes walk), you've got:

      Uno's and Due at Ohio and Wabash (pan pizza) - www.unos.com
      Catch 35 (seafood) - www.catch35.com
      Brasserie Jo (French bistro) - www.brasseriejo.com
      Naha (contemporary American) - www.naha-chicago.com
      Shaw's Crab House (seafood) - www.shawscrabhouse.com
      Frontera Grill and Topolobampo (creative Mexican) - www.rickbayless.com/restaurants
      Bin 36 (wine) - www.bin36.com

      Within a 15 minute walk, you've got literally hundreds of restaurants, including many of our best in all categories. If there are specific types of food you're looking for, let us know and we can recommend something nearby.

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