5. Chicago Q
While BBQ may not be your first choice when thinking classy prix-fixe dinner, this upscale meatery serves a lot of bang for your buck including your choice of sliced Kobe brisket or a full slab of St. Louis or baby back ribs. Think of it as tailgating gone classy.
$33. 1160 N. Dearborn St., Gold Coast (312-642-1160)