4-STAR DINING REVIEW
Four stars for Charlie Trotter's
Trotter's expectations, delivery and food never waver
Chef Charlie Trotter in the kitchen of his North Side restaurant. (Alex Garcia/Chicago Tribune)
Some things never change, even though they may evolve.
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Tribune rating: Four Stars
816 W. Armitage Ave., 773-248-6228
Open: Dinner Tuesday-Saturday
Prices: Grand Menu $165, vegetable menu $135
Credit cards: A, DC, DS, M, V
Other: Jacket required; wheelchair accessible; valet parking
Four Stars: Outstanding
Three Stars: Excellent
Two Stars: Very good
One Star: Good
No stars: Unsatisfactory
Reviews are based on no fewer than two visits. The reviewer makes every effort to remain anonymous. Meals are paid for by the Tribune.