7 Chicago restaurants awarded Five Diamonds by AAA

January 14, 2011 3:39:39 PM PST
Chicago is home to 11 of AAA's coveted "Five Diamond Award" hotels and restaurants.

Chicago has seven five-diamond rated restaurants. That's more than any other city in the U.S.

This is the fifth year in a row Chicago has led the nation.

Tru receives the award for its 11th year.

The others on the list are Alinea, Arun's and Avenues in the Peninsula hotel. Charlie Trotter's gets the award for its 17th year, plus Everest and Seasons restaurant in the Four Seasons hotel.

Four Chicago hotels also received the Five Diamond Award. It's the first year For Trump International Hotel and Tower.

Also receiving the award: the Elysian Hotel, the Four Seasons hotel and the Peninsula.