Clarion Inn Elmhurst - Oakbrook
933 S. Riverside Drive
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Phone: (630) 279-0700
Fax: (630) 279-0131
After a hard day's shopping at the Oakbrook Center, saunter in for some TLC. For those who find comfort in food can relish on Beef Tenderloin Lasagna ($15.95), Angel Hair Pasta ($12.95) or Herb Encrusted Salmon Salad ($11.95). The Sunday Brunch ($29.95) offers unlimited wine. The cigar and martini bars have quite a selection. And if you're here just for kicks, there's nothing like mouthfuls of Peach Blueberry Cobbler while watching golf on the television.
Roberto's Ristorante & Pizzeria is normally considered to have some great take away picca. But people seem to underestimate the comfortable seating that these guys offer. The set up is simple and cozy, and definitely inviting. The service could be a little slow, but not tee bad. Besides the pizzas, the pastas here have some delicious sauce options. The wine list is also great.
In tune with the authentic French cuisine is the tastefully done up decor at Mon Ami Gabi, enhanced by large 'porte-fenetres' - essential French windows, overlooking the Lincoln Park Conservatory and the gorgeous outdoor garden. Treat yourself to a typical French meal, comprising of salads, soups, Classic Steak Frites, various seafood delicacies, and specials like Pork Tenderloin and Grilled Chicken Paillard. You can choose between crepes and classics like Crème Brûlée, Lemon Tarte, etc. for dessert, and an extensive wine-list allows for the perfect way to round off a French meal!
This member of the 'Lettuce Entertain You' family of restaurants is a great place to celebrate special occasions. Once you have wined and dined at this signature steakhouse, famous for its open-flame cooking, you will be tempted to find a reason to celebrate every day! The main dishes here include Oak-Roasted Prime Rib, Tender Barbecue Beef Ribs, Spit-Roasted Pacific Salmon, and Wood-Roasted Mussels, and you can be assured of attentive, friendly service throughout your meal.
The Cheesecake Factory is surely the place to go when craving a rich and delectable slice of the mouth-watering dessert, but this restaurant offers much more. Serving appetizers, lunch, dinner, late night dining, Sunday Brunch, and a full bar, the Factory is a great choice for a casual dining experience. Everyone will find something to their liking with over 200 menu selections of pizza, pasta, seafood, steaks, salads, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Be sure to save room for one of the 50 delicious cheesecakes and desserts.
Nicknamed the city's 'Little Italy', Maggiano's - Oak Brook is a fabulous Italian restaurant. It's also a great restaurant to host a private event. Whether a romantic dinner or a business lunch, the restaurant is a great option. Or even if you plan to have a event, do consider Maggiano's to cater your event. Do check the site for more.
Located at the Oakbrook Center, this is the restaurant to head to for a reel-y good seafood meal. At this classy eatery, you have the opportunity to gorge on some of the freshest seafood in town, and you also have a vast array of sushi rolls from which to choose. Broiled Chilean sea bass, Norwegian salmon and pan-roasted mahi-mahi are just a few of the delicacies from the sea, and you also have charbroiled steaks to enjoy. A meal would be incomplete without a wine pairing, and the Barracuda Lounge has as many as 40 to offer you. Delicious cocktails like the Amaretto Sour and Chef Bonner's Bloody Mary also must be tried.
This is Chicago's beloved icon Mike Ditka's restaurant in Oakbrook Terrace where you can see the former Bears coach overseeing things. The upscale decor has walls filled with tributes and Ditka's personal mementos. Try one of these original dishes - Kick-Ass Paddle House Steak, Da Pork Chops, Fullback-Sized Filet Mignon and Massive Twice Baked Potatoes. If you want to go for something lighter, go for their wood fired pizzas, seafood and salads. The full bar highlights Ditka's own wine label. For the locals, Mike will always be 'Da Coach', so come and check out why his restaurants are most booked.
Your growling stomach will fully approve of your choice of venue and menu once you have parked yourself at one of Antico Posto's tables. The homemade ravioli, pastas and tender, succulent meat are worth the money crunch. Thin crust pizzas were never out of fashion, but Posto's makes a style statement with the pizza presentation! Too bad your stomach can't see it!
A steakhouse that has its own USDA Prime certification, Gibsons has large portions of supremely succulent steaks for you to enjoy. The aged meat is flavorful and tender, a treat to the taste buds. Your steak options are numerous, and you can have anything from the 22 ounce W.R.'s Chicago Cut to the 16 ounce bone-in sirloin. The Blue Star Burger, baby back ribs and spit-roasted chicken are popular preparations. No meal is complete without huge confections like macadamia turtle pie and carrot cake. The bar, which stocks many excellent wines, is open from 11a to 2a daily.
From being warmly greeted at the door to being seated in their warm and inviting dining room, you will feel special in Redstone American Grill's Oakbrook Terrace branch. Aromas of the grilled dishes and rotisserie specials waft through the air, riveting your eyes towards their open kitchen, which will tantalize your appetite. The menu features signature steaks, innovative appetizers, chicken and seafood all skillfully prepared from scratch. The restaurant serves lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. Redstone is great for an intimate dinner or any other occasion you want celebrate here, whether it is at the warm fireplace or at the bustling bar, you will be delighted. Even a casual meal is made special by the lovely service.
100 South Chop House & Grill is done up with a 50s-style decor. While regulars at this casual dining place vouch for the steaks and chops, the menu has a lot more to offer. Specialties include BBQ Combo and the signature 100 South Rissotto. Also worth trying is the Petite Filet Mignon, which complements every wine on the list.