For more than 20 years, this destination restaurant has attracted all variety of visitors. Its secret? Classic dishes with a Midwestern flair, cleverly crafted for all tastes. ...

There's something special about dining outside in the summertime, and it's an experience that's all the more special at these 10 local patios. ...

The newest addition to Rockford's dining scene combines the classy cuisine of Franchesco's with a more relaxed atmosphere where people come to unwind. ...

Cuisine options in downtown Belvidere are becoming more and more diverse thanks to the addition of two new restaurants. ...

Now that takeout and delivery options are imperative for family-owned restaurants, this Rockford favorite is expanding its offerings in new ways. ...

A combination of the Rockford Rescue Mission's cafe and Remade shop, this new addition in downtown Rockford continues the Mission's work with personal recovery. ...

The longtime Rockford favorite is growing this year, as it opens a new location and expands upon its cafe-style menu. That's not all that has locals excited. ...

This intimate and upbeat steakhouse looks like a modern, upscale fixture you're more likely to see in a larger city, like Chicago or New York. Step inside this trendy new hangout and find out what else sets it apart from the local scene. ...

With an eclectic menu, a comfortable atmosphere and Winnebago's first bar in more than 100 years, Toni's of Winnebago stands out to locals and travelers alike. Join owner Michelle Princer as she reflects on the restaurant's two decades of service. ...

Known for its delectable cuisine and elegant, upscale atmosphere, this Rockford destination is exciting both on and off the menu. ...