The Michelin guide 2013 for Chicago has been announced with Grant Achatz's Alinea restaurant retaining its three star rating. The L20 restaurant which was demoted to one star in 2012 has now climed back up to 2 stars joining Graham Elliot.
Four new one star restaurants appeared on the list - Acadia, Goosefoot, Mexique and Sixteen - the shock factor for most food lovers is that Grant Achatz's Next restaurant failed to make the list - with many predicting it would receive its first star in today's guide.
A full list of all the Chicago restaurants to receive stars in the 2013 Michelin guide can be found below:
Longman & Eagle