New Executive Chef Keeps Diners Happy at Atwater’s

Meet Kevin Gillespie, the new executive chef of Atwater’s at The Herrington Inn & Spa. Everything he makes is from scratch.

Elgin BBQ Pit: Barbecue with a Mexican Twist

Meet an engaging restaurateur who’s leaving his own imprint on the Elgin dining scene and attracting patrons from around the region.

4 Idyllic Lake Retreats to Explore This Summer

You don’t need to travel far to have a fun summer vacation. These four destinations known for their watery attractions are just a day trip away.

Wildwood Restaurant: World-Class Dining & Drinks

This upscale dining hotspot in Geneva looks to grow upon 10 years of serving quality, time-tested steak, seafood and drinks.

Wildwood

477 South Third Street Geneva, IL 60134 630-377-8325 www.wildwoodsteak.com

The Cary Ale House & Brewing Co: Craft Beer and Local Food Shine

High-quality locally brewed beer meets with one-of-a-kind locally sourced dishes at this best-kept-secret in downtown Cary.

Lindy’s Landing: Staying Afloat Through Waves of Change

After 50 years in business, Lindy’s Landing is a Wauconda institution, but tradition hasn’t stopped this restaurant from seeking new ideas to satisfy a changing market.

Four Fresh Dishes For the Local Foodie

There’s nothing quite like a fresh, homemade dish that surprises and delights. Discover a few new items and longtime favorites that you’ll find only at our region’s locally owned restaurants.

DiBenedetto Trattoria: A Hearty Helping of Old World Fare

Family recipes and time-honored cuisine are the foundation of this Hoffman Estates hot-spot whose owner has been part of many big-name restaurants throughout Chicagoland.

Lindy’s Landing: Wauconda Lakeside Resort Offers Food & Fun

This lakefront restaurant has turned into a family favorite over the years, providing the perfect space for eating delicious meals and hosting special occasions.