New restaurants to try this year in the Aurora Area of Illinois
The Aurora Area is home to an eclectic dining scene, perfect for pairing with a night out at the Paramount Theatre or one of our many exciting venues for live music and nightlife. Several new dining destinations have opened within the year, offering a variety of flavors and price points for dinner and drinks. Plan a foodie getaway with friends, family, or that special someone, and be among the first to try out these outstanding new restaurants in the Aurora Area. Photo: Chicken, 3 Ways courtesy Stolp Island Social.
Amy Morton's newest venture is a seasonal kitchen and steakhouse next door to Aurora's Paramount Theatre featuring signature cocktails and Sunday jazz brunch.
Just north of downtown Aurora, visit this lively new upscale spot for authentic Mexican seafood, grilled meats, and signature margaritas.
Family owned, homemade artisan ice cream has a home in this new parlor in downtown Aurora.
Coffee and community come together at this new cafe in downtown Aurora, where avocado toasts and artisan pastry lead the way.
This upscale cafe has just what you need to move through the day, from coffee and pastry to chef selected charcuterie and a wine flight.
New fast casual BBQ in downtown Batavia featuring Texas style cooking, craft beer, and small batch cocktails
New to downtown Aurora, offering a tapas-style Latin cuisine infused new flavors from Spain, Mexico, and South America.
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Homemade Argentinian food—featuring delicious empanadas and choripan—along with delectable desserts & pastries in Batavia.
Specializing in rich, savory Argentinian flavors, this new Oswego burger spot has something for everyone from picky to adventurous.
Drive-through cafe with delicious Harner's Bakery pastries and a range of iced and hot coffee drinks.
From craft to crust, this new Italian kitchen uses the freshest ingredients to make delicious wood-fired pizza and pasta dishes
Gourmet pizza and pub food cooked from scratch at this upscale casual neighborhood spot in the heart of downtown Batavia.
New to Oswego, Pho Son brings a modern take on traditional Vietnamese cuisine.
Local fare and expertly crafted cocktails are on offer at Burnt Barrel Social, a new American eatery near the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Yorkville.
New Asian-American fusion with roots in Filipino cuisine, Mang-Kuk brings fresh flavors and dishes to its downtown Aurora location.
Enjoy a taste of the tropics, from tiki drinks and daiquiris to Caribbean jerk chicken, at this fun new bar and grill in downtown Yorkville.
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Authentic Mexican food cooked from family recipes in a cozy downtown Aurora location.
View more dining destinations in the Aurora Area of Illinois at our guide to restaurant listings.