Darien

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10 mi 16 km

Hikes

1 mi 2 km

Trails

3

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Food & Drink

After the Hike: Local Favorites

Chuck's Southern Comforts Cafe Great food! Pulled pork and ribs. The chicken had a nice smokey flavor as well!
8025 Cass Ave, Darien IL — (331) 431-4000
Damascus Falafel The food is fresh and tasty and the staff of very welcoming and nice. Wool be a regular for sure
Buona Beef almost, but not as good as portillos beef
7417 Cass Ave, Darien IL — (630) 963-2333
Tai San Chef I actually really love their Thai cuisine. It has a bit of a Chinese twist but it's great! My favorite is the tofu panang curry, extra spicy! ^.^
2813 83rd St, Darien IL — (630) 985-5006
Falcos Pizza Best pizza ever! and huge slices!
Lou Malnati's Pizzeria Butter crust is extra $$ and pizza tastes better w/o the butter crust
Chiba Japanese Restaurant the hibachi is amazing! the owners are so friendly and will love to chat with you (:
Culver's Pork tenderloin sandwich with cheese!!!
541 Plainfield Rd, Darien IL — (630) 734-0400
Jam n' Jelly Cafe The fresh squeezed OJ is soo good here
Home Run Inn Pizza - Darien Have you had one of our famous Cookie Monster Desserts? Finish a great meal with something sweet ;)
7521 Lemont Rd., Darien IL — (630) 739-9696
Dell Rhea's Chicken Basket Saw it on DDD. Excellent jerk wings. Very good fried chicken.
645 Joliet Rd, Willowbrook IL — (630) 325-0780
Famous Dave's Bolingbrook Live music tonight at 8:30pm!
704 Janes Ave, Bolingbrook IL — (630) 783-1502
Carrabba's Italian Grill The lobster ravioli is AMAZING!
1001 75th St, Woodridge IL — (630) 427-0900
Potbelly Sandwich Shop Try there chickpea veggie salad with chicken. Sooooo yummy!
Blueberry Hill Breakfast Cafe You get a ton of food with each order so don't be scared to do a half order.
7340 S Route 83, Darien IL — (630) 734-1300
Sushi City Downers Grove roll is the best on the menu. JoJo roll is also good. Ask for Mindy as your server - she's great!
Portillo's If you don't get your beef dipped, you're not doing it right.
Meatheads Burgers & Fries The Californian burger is the best! Make it a meal with the cajun fries, and you have to try their spicy ketchup. Chipotle and JalapeƱo both great. Don't be a thief, they sell them too!
The Irish Legend Amazing fish and chips.
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How to Ride a Bike - One on One Instruction: Jul 25 - Pulaski Woods Picnic Grove East Parking Lot
Join us for a private one-on-one instruction session with an Outdoor School cycling instructor. We will provide customized instruction on beginning bike skills and how to ride a bike. Open to adults or kids aged 5 and up. Details
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1.2 mi 1.9 km
#1 Tear-Thumb Trail
Darien, IL
1.2 mi 1.9 km Darien, IL
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#2 Waterfall Glen
Lemont, IL
0.2 mi 0.3 km Lemont, IL
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