Let the voting -- and eating begin.
The nominees have been released for the popular Time Out Chicago 5th Annual Eat Out Awards.
The winners are determined annually by online voters, with categories ranging from Best New Restaurant and Chef of the Year, to Best Food Truck and Best New Patio. (View nominees)
Look for the winners to be announced in the April 14th issue of the magazine, along with 15 Critics Picks and follow @nbcchicago on Twitter for a chance to score tickets to an invite-only soiree at the Modern Wing at the Chicago Art Institute.