The best holiday season outings are filled with great food, plenty of drink, family, friends, and many reasons to celebrate. But making sure all of that happens at once can be stressful. How can you fit 12 people at your four-person dining table? Cousin Jorge is allergic to nuts, and Aunt Camille can’t have dairy. Everyone would love a special Champagne toast … except for your friends who only drink mocktails.
Thankfully, the solution is simple. Welcome to Resy’s Guide to Chicago Group Dining. Whether you’re looking for an upscale moment to impress out-of-town visitors or a pizza place where the whole family can grab a slice, this list of festive Chicago spots has options for all. You’ll find enough room at the table for extra sides and extra guests, so here’s to a stress-free group meal for the holidays.