Believe it or not, there are restaurants outside of Chicago that're good, too. No, not in St. Louis... gross. Definitely other cities though, including a ton of non-Chi cities in Illinois. Here's a look at IL's 12 best restaurants that're outside the city limits.
Zenwich (click here for address and info)
Made-to-order Asian sandwiches packed with Korean BBQ beef, chicken satay, and Panko-crusted crab cakes all make a trip to the Western suburbs worthwhile. But the Famous Remus sandwich (Thai-marinated grilled pork tenderloin, pickled daikon & carrot relish, and sweet & sour mayo all on a freshly toasted ciabatta roll) makes it dining destination-worthy.