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Waterleaf named 'Best Overall' on

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Waterleaf at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn was recently identified as a "Diner's Choice" restaurant on This recognition is based upon 130 reviews provided by Waterleaf patrons, which also resulted in Waterleaf being named one of the "Best Overall" restaurants in Illinois. Click here to read more.

"For the second time in a year, reviews by diners have placed us among the top 10 restaurants. With more than 1 million diners voting, this really underscores our appeal to the fine dining public," said Waterleaf General Manager Jean Pierre Leroux. "My team has worked very hard to establish and maintain the highest standards of service and deliver it in a warm and personal manner creating memorable experiences for our growing customer base."

Waterleaf in Glen Ellyn features a contemporary approach to fine dining led by Executive Chef Jean-Louis Clerc. Known for its use of fresh, locally-grown, seasonal ingredients, Waterleaf restaurant in Glen Ellyn recently received a three-star review from Crain's Chicago Business. In addition, the restaurant has earned Diner's Choice Awards for Best Ambience, Best Overall, Best Service, Fit for Foodies and Special Occasion on, where it maintains a 4.7/5.0 rating. Waterleaf is also one of just two first-year restaurants in DuPage County to receive a 2012 Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. This award, given annually to restaurants in the U.S. and 65 countries worldwide, recognizes Waterleaf's 200-plus wine selections, the quality of producers included on the list, and the restaurant's thematic matching of wines to its menu in both price and style.

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