Regional Dining Guide - 2
Hektor Sala (left) and his brother Mike have owned The Butterfly Club for 20 years, but the restaurant itself is nearly a century old.  (Samantha Behling photos)
The Butterfly Club: Historic Restaurant Keeps Things Fresh

This restaurant has been a staple in the Beloit community for nearly a century. Find out what keeps people coming back to this historic Wisconsin supper club.

The secret to making delicious meals at this Italian restaurant is simple. All of the food is made from scratch with top quality ingredients.
Restaurant Profile: Lino’s Pizza and Italian Restaurant

Homemade Italian food is a staple at this longtime favorite, and it’s one of many ways this restaurant continues to feel like home.

The Mackaveli from 15th and Chris, in Rockford
The Best Burgers Off the Beaten Path

Great burgers are everywhere, and they’re especially rewarding when found well off the beaten path. Check out seven places well off the radar that are producing some of the best burgers you’ve never heard of.

Brieanna and Phil Salamone co-own Salamone’s North, in Rockford. They enjoy interacting with their customers at the year-old restaurant.
Authentic Italian Cuisine at Salamone’s North

Rockford restaurant-goers are no longer limited to Cherry Valley to get their Salamone’s fix. Step inside the Salamone’s North location and discover some new menu items.

Take in a cool, summer breeze and sip on a margarita on the rooftop at Taco Betty’s as you overlook the hustle and bustle of downtown Rockford.
10 Great Places to Dine Outdoors

At this time of year, there’s no better place to enjoy a delicious meal than on an outdoor patio. Discover 10 places in our area where you can enjoy a little fresh air with your meal.