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December 5 is National Comfort Food Day. Chicago is the home of several iconic foods and celebrate one of the most indulging food holidays with these top Chicagoland restaurants:

Indulge in Chicago’s Comfort Food: Italian Beef


Buona, Chicago’s original Italian beef, is a must have for National Comfort Food Day. SeriousEats named Italian beef the Official food of the state of Illinois. Serving all-natural, slow roasted Italian beef on Italian bread, Buona’s sandwiches are the definition of classic Chicago comfort food, whether its hot, sweet, cheesy, dipped or baptized to satisfy your comfort food needs. Enjoy a mouthwatering original Italian beef at any 18 Chicagoland locations.


Buona | 18 Chicagoland locations

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Relax With BBQ Classics


Famous Dave’s is home of award-winning ribs, classic BBQ specials, and its legendary cornbread muffins. Authentically cooked in a live-wood smoker stocked with genuine hickory logs, Famous Dave’s BBQ offers consistently tasty comfort.


Famous Dave’s | 7 Chicagoland locations

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Enjoy America’s Two Favorite Comfort Foods In One Sandwich


Celebrate National Comfort Food Day with a fried chicken mac sandwich at Fabulous Freddies for $7.50. Fabulous Freddies is known for seamlessly combining Italian and American comfort food in its pizza and sandwiches. The made-from-scratch approach elevates Chicago classics to the perfect comfort food tribute.

Fabulous Freddies Italian Eatery

701 W 31st Street, Chicago, Ill. | 312.808.0147 |


Canada’s Comfort Food Heads to Everyman’s Steakhouse


Poutine lovers can head over to everyman’s steakhouse, Chop, located in the South Loop, to enjoy the cheesy comfort of steak poutine for a special comfort price of $10. Add more egg for just a $1 more to nourish those comfort food needs.

Enjoy National Comfort Food Day At These Chicagoland Restaurants


Chop Steakhouse

1017 S. Delano Ct., Chicago, Ill. | 312.461.9333 |


Burgers & Beer: American Classics



Tom and Eddie’s knows elevated comfort food. Enjoy any burger on the nation’s food holiday for $2 off to make a comfortable price. Chef created burgers with all of the comfort needs a diner will need, including favorites bacon and cheese.



Tom & Eddie’s | 3 Chicagoland locations

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Enjoy A Taste of France, The Original Comfort Food

Toni Patisserie & Café offers comfort food lovers a chance to enjoy a taste of France. Foodies can taste a French classic, Croque Monsieur or any savory housemade soups.


Toni Patisserie & Café 

65 E. Washington St. | Chicago, Ill. 60602 | 312.726.2020

51 S. Washington St. | Hinsdale, Ill. 60521 | 630.789.2020


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