8 Best Restaurants You Must Try On a Visit to Schaumburg, IL

Looking to escape the big city for a fun day out? Consider Schaumburg for your next adventure. The Woodfield Mall offers plenty of shopping and restaurants. The nearby Legoland Discovery Center features a 4D cinema and kids’ rides. Or if you’re in need of some fresh air, check out the paved trails along a chain of connected pools at the Ned Brown Preserve. After a full day of exploring, you’ll likely work up an appetite. Here are some of the best restaurants to visit in Schaumburg, Illinois. 


22 E Golf Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173

Craving Japanese food? Then check out this low-key spot with heaping bowls of ramen noodles and other Japanese dishes. Torizen is a “ramen/izakaya” style restaurant and the only place in Illinois specializing in Sapporo-style ramen noodle soup.


Kuma’s Corner

1570 E Golf Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173


Calling all heavy metal fans! This rock ‘n roll restaurant in Schaumburg offers a wraparound bar and patio for massive burgers piled with toppings. Try the Lair of the Minotaur while GWAR videos play on the big screen. It’s ~an experience~ everyone should try. 


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Westwood Tavern

1385 N Meacham Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173

Westwood’s menu is simply American cooking done right. Everything on their menu is made from scratch including their fresh ground burgers and corn tortillas. Plus you’ll love their beautiful outdoor bar with two fireplaces to relax on those perfect Spring days. 

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Fat Rosie’s Taco & Tequila Bar

870 N Meacham, Schaumburg, IL 60173

Love tacos and tequila? Who doesn’t! Fun fact: this restaurant is named after a beloved ass. On a trip to Mexico, Chef Scott Harris met an Agave farmer with a donkey called Fat Rosie. After many shots of tequila, Scott made a promise to name his restaurant after Rosie. And the rest is history. 

City Works

1850 E Golf Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173

Need a place to chow down near Woodfield Mall? If you’re searching for the best restaurants in Schaumburg with a massive selection of drinks, City Works is a restaurant that is dedicated to providing delicious American food and a fun atmosphere. Their ‘pour house’ offers 90 draft handles, as well as 8 wines on draft. Come hungry…and thirsty. 

Phat Phat

17 S Roselle Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193

Dim sum, clay pots, dumplings, and Taiwanese ice are just a few of the items you’ll find in this modern, minimal setting. Not sure where to start? Try the Taste of Phat Phat’s Favorites for  $9.75 which includes their most popular items: Cha Siew Pao, Siew Mai, Har Gao, and Spring rolls. 

Seasons 52

1770 E. Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173

If you’re feeling a little more fancy, try Seasons 52. Their seasonal menus feature ingredients at peak freshness, oak-fire grilled or brick oven roasted (without a fryer in sight) to be more flavorful and naturally lighter. Sip back and relax with a glass of wine or two.  

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Pilot Pete’s

905 West Irving Park Road, Schaumburg, IL 60193

Let your hunger take flight! This laid back, airplane-themed restaurant offers runway views, a full bar, and a menu of American comfort foods. You’ll be on cloud nine. 

Featured Image Credit: The Village of Schaumburg

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