10/10/2012 05:44 pm ET | Updated Oct 10, 2012

'Haunted' Restaurants In Chicago: 10 Spots With Possibly Paranormal Activity On The Menu

One of Chicago's worst-kept secrets is that it is home to any number of allegedly haunted spots.

Given Chicagoans' reputation for food enthusiasm, it stands to reason that whispers, screams and cold spots have been reported in many restaurants in the area, ranging from neighborhood dives to acclaimed wine bars.

While pop-up, Halloween-themed amusement parks and "haunted" houses proliferate the Chicago scene this time of year, why not skip the hoopla and try your hand at witnessing the "real" thing -- all while knocking back a beer and chowing on some grub?

Scroll down to check out some of the Chicago area's rumored-to-be haunted eateries. Did we miss one? Let us know below.

10 'Haunted' Chicago Restaurants