20 Best French Restaurants In Chicago, IL

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Avec is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 615 West Randolph Street. This restaurant serves "deluxe" focaccia, moroccan "berghir" pancake, ricotta cheesecake, whipped brandade, spiced labneh cheese, baked eggs, and chorizo-stuffed medjool dates. They also serve breakfast pastry, affogato with assorted biscotti, butterscotch budino, housemade chocolate crisps, house marinated olives,...
615 West Randolph Street, Chicago, IL, 60661
Rank
1
236 votes
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Bavette's Bar & Boeuf is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 218 West Kinzie Street. They are open every day of the week. A stylish departure from a traditional steakhouse, Bavette’s embraces French flair without the formality, blending fine dining with unabashed fun.
218 West Kinzie Street, Chicago, IL, 60654
Rank
2
153 votes
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0.0
Chez Joel is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1119 West Taylor Street. This restaurant serves steak grille au poivre, epinard a l'ail, patate puree, salade gourmande, soupe a l'oignon gratinee, bouillabaisse marseillaise, and salade au chevrotin. They also serve pommes frites, soupe...
1119 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 60607
Rank
3
48 votes
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0.0
Geja's Cafe is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 340 West Armitage Avenue. This restaurant serves robust cheeses, beef and jumbo shrimp, beef and lobster, deluxe seafood, flaming chocolate fondue, breast of chicken, and gourmet board. They also serve cheese flight, sharp cheeses, the...
340 West Armitage Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60614
Rank
4
186 votes
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0.0
Tru is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 676 North Saint Clair Street. This restaurant serves russian royal imperial ossetra, golden imperial ossetra, russian ossetra, keta salmon roe, kaluga, california white sturgeon, and golden italian ossetra. They also serve wasabi tobiko, natural...
676 North Saint Clair Street, Chicago, IL, 60611
Rank
5
81 votes
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0.0
Bistro Campagne is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 4518 North Lincoln Avenue. This restaurant serves escargots au beurre d'ail, oeufs, nueske's applewood smoked bacon, paillard de saumon, salade de pommes, crêpes suzette, and bistro burger. They also serve salade maraîchère au chèvre chaud, champignons, brandade de morue en croquette, confit de canard, petit steak aux oeufs, salade...
4518 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60625
Rank
6
86 votes
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0.0
Le Colonial is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 937 North Rush Street. This restaurant serves chao tom, ca nuong, sup man cua, ga xao xa ot, goi ca, goi bo, and sup do bien. They also serve goi ngo sen, mi xao don chay, banh uot, bo luc lac, goi cuon ga, ca bam xuc banh trang, and bo bitet tom nuong. They are open every day of the week. Located amist bustling Rush Street, Le...
937 North Rush Street, Chicago, IL, 60611
Rank
7
151 votes
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0.0
Maude's Liquor Bar is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 840 West Randolph Street. This restaurant serves braised lentils, hama hama, katama bay, mushrooms, country terrine, salmon tartare, and cassoulet. They also serve maude's tower, shellfish tower, beau soleil, shaved vegetable salad, sea cow, classic lyonnaise, and king crab. They are open every day of the week. A sultry,...
840 West Randolph Street, Chicago, IL, 60607
Rank
8
123 votes
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0.0
La Crêperie is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 2845 North Clark Street. This restaurant serves la pomme, la classique, la cacahuete, la crêpe complete, fruits de mer, eggs any style, and la végétarienne. They also serve assiette de patés, banana sara, chocolat chaud, plain with butter and sugar, omelette au fromage et ciboulette, la noix de coco, and soupe a l'oignon gratinée. They...
2845 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL, 60657
Rank
9
85 votes
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0.0
Mon Ami Gabi is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 2300 North Lincoln Park West. This restaurant serves banana foster waffle, scallops gratinees, 1 egg scrambled, chicken grand-mere, bordelaise, sautéed trout, and peppered brown sugar bacon. They also serve chilled seafood platter, new york strip steak, cheeseburger & frites, 2 eggs, poutine chicken, salmon tartare, and grilled...
2300 North Lincoln Park West, Chicago, IL, 60614
Rank
10
84 votes
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0.0
Mexique is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1529 West Chicago Avenue. This restaurant serves pato al tamarindo, betabel, cazuela de puerco, goat birria tacos, cazuela de vegetales, tartara de carne, and coffee braised lamb barbacoa. They also serve skate wing, chipotle shredded chicken, tinga de pollo, waffles, crispy chorizo, enchiladas verdes, and camarones. They are open every...
1529 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60642
Rank
11
105 votes
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0.0
Le Bouchon is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1958 North Damen Avenue. This restaurant serves steak grille maitre d'hotel, boudin noir grille, soupe a l'oignon gratinee, tarte aux pommes, fruits des bois, salade d'endive, and brandade de morue. They also serve bistro, lyonnaise, canard roti (pour 2), tarte a l'oignon alsacienne, epinards sautes, saumon poche, and pate de campagne...
1958 North Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60647
Rank
12
54 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Les Nomades is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 222 East Ontario Street. This restaurant serves pates maison, assortment of homemade ice cream and sorbet, braised wagyu beef flat iron steak, herb roasted maine lobster, roasted venison loin, warm chocolate tart, and escargots. They also serve ginger creme brulee, three preparations of smoked salmon, classic souffles, duck consomme,...
222 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL, 60611
Rank
13
34 votes
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0.0
Bistronomic is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 840 North Wabash Avenue. They are open every day of the week. At Bistronomic, enjoy modern cuisine rooted in French culture that showcases ingredients from Midwest farms. The restaurant, whose name is a combination of three words: bistro / gastronomy / economic, is Chef Martial Noguier’s long-time dream come to fruition; to create a...
840 North Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60611
Rank
14
55 votes
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0.0
Cafe des Architectes is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 20 East Chestnut Street. This restaurant serves marie duffault, hendrick's, cockburn 20 year tawny, absolut, mixed greens, roca patrón reposado, and roasted leg of lamb sandwich. They also serve zacapa xo, cockburn 10 year tawny, makers mark, chestnut provisions tomme, citrus vacherin, seagrams, and hash brown waffle. They are...
20 East Chestnut Street, Chicago, IL, 60611
Rank
15
53 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Bistrot Zinc is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1131 North State Street. This restaurant serves bistrot, pan-fried trout, salade de chèvre, bacon or ham, roasted chicken, scrambled eggs, and anchoïade. They also serve chèvre, steak au poivre, salade de poulet, chicken & mushroom, moroccan-spiced vegetable & chickpea stew, soupe du jour, and french onion soup. They are open every...
1131 North State Street, Chicago, IL, 60610
Rank
16
62 votes
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0.0
Cook Au Vin is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 2256 North Elston Avenue. This restaurant serves moroccan tastes, autumn veloute, brie aux figs, veggie falafels, mozza tomato, norwegian flip, and asparagus espumas. They also serve nutty banana, goat veggio, ham' n fromage, turkey talia, apple caramel, goat cheese cigars, and goat cheese niblets. They are open every day except...
2256 North Elston Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60614
Rank
17
23 votes
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0.0
Sprout is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 1417 W Fullerton Ave. It’s not as easy as you might think for humans to get nutrition from plant based foods. Eating them is the easy part, but our digestive systems aren’t particularly good at coping with the complex organic molecules in which many nutrients are locked up. In addition, there are compounds in the foods themselves,...
1417 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL, 60614
Rank
18
60 votes
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0.0
Kiki's Bistro is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 900 North Franklin Street. This restaurant serves papperdelle pasta & vegetables, creme caramel, pate de foie de canard, shrimp provencale, traditional lemon tart, chocolate mousse cake, and pommes frites. They also serve warm blueberry bread pudding, espresso ice cream cake, traditional mussels mariniére, sauteed mushrooms,...
900 North Franklin Street, Chicago, IL, 60610
Rank
19
43 votes
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0.0
Nellcôte is a restaurant located in Chicago, Illinois at 833 West Randolph Street. They are open every day of the week. Nellcôte was inspired by Villa Nellcôte, the French chateau where the Rolling Stones recorded “Exile on Main Street” in the 1970s. Over several years, between recording sessions (and bouts of debauchery), the band and their famous friends would gather over gigantic, hours-long...
833 West Randolph Street, Chicago, IL, 60607
Rank
20
90 votes
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0.0