Is there a Chicagoan more famous than Oprah? Here are some of her most favorite places in the Windy City.
Harpo Studios
When she bought this studio space in 1988, she became just the third woman in the American entertainment industry—after Mary Pickford and Lucille Ball—to own her own studio.

Art Smith's Table Fifty-Two restaurant
Chef Art Smith filled Oprah's dinner table with delightful dishes for 10 years as her personal chef. Now, Art has fulfilled a lifelong dream with his restaurant Table Fifty-Two, located in Chicago's Gold Coast neighborhood.

Michigan Avenue
To celebrate the kickoff of her 24th season, Oprah took the party to the streets on Chicago's famous shopping destination.

Grant Park
When the American people elected Barack Obama in November 2008, the nation and world watched as hundreds of thousands of Chicagoans—including Oprah—filled Grant Park to celebrate.

What one of Chicago's most famous chefs loves about the city


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