Chicago Cut Steakhouse
Chicago Cut Steakhouse

Chicago Cut Steakhouse

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.chicagocutsteakhouse.com/
  • Phone: 3123291800
  • Hours of Operation:
    Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 11:00am; Brunch: Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am -3:00pm; Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 3:00pm; Dinner: Everyday: 3:00pm - 2:00am
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, Seafood
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Cafe, Delivery, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Late Night, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: Chicago Cut Steakhouse is available seven days a week for breakfast, lunch & dinner events of ten up to 200 people. Please contact Teri Dasse for more information.
  • Private Party Contact: Teri Dasse 3129293570

Getting there

  • Cross Street: LaSalle & Wacker
  • Public Transit: We are conveniently located near the Merchandise Mart Brown Line stop and the Clark and Lake Blue, Brown, Purple, Green, Orange & Pink Lines.
  • Parking: Valet
A word from Chicago Cut Steakhouse
Chicago Cut Steakhouse redefines Chicago's steak-centric dining scene with signature USDA-certified prime beef, which is hand cut and dry aged on site. A variety of made-to-order cuts are joined by eight different fish options, shellfish, chops, an array of hearty side dishes and more on the extensive dinner menu. The restaurant also serves the city's best "power breakfast," as well as a dynamic lunch service featuring carving stations in the bar area with prime rib, ham and turkey. Chicago Cut's expansive surroundings feature a lively bar area framed by dramatic wine display cases; vibrant red velvet banquettes and spacious dining tables; and sweeping views of the Chicago River. A sprawling outdoor patio lining the riverside attracts diners throughout the day and well into the evening. Special touches abound, such as the restaurant's global wine list, which is presented to the guest via an interactive iPad program.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked
Chicago Cut Steakhouse reviews from OpenTable diners
609 reviews since June 4, 2014
Overall Rating4.4
  • Food4.5
    Service4.6
  • Ambiance4.3
    Noise LevelModerate
87% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
scenic view (373)special occasion (369)great for outdoor dining (328)notable wine list (237)hot spot (217)fit for foodies (209)romantic (176)good for groups (147)great for lunch (115)vibrant bar scene (99)great for brunch (74)late-night find (71)neighborhood gem (60)kid-friendly (22)Show More
  • 1 of Chicago's Greatest!
    BdinesVIP
    Dined on 9/29/2014
    Looking for a place that's both newer & nostalgic, Chicago Cut fits that bill to a T. From our exuberant waiter Justin, comfortable clubby atmosphere, an extensive drink list on Ipad, yet serves the best iced tea (is it lavender?) and coffee in Chicago - dinner was exceptional! Took a friend to celebrate her birthday and Justin did everything to make her feel special, from expert explanations to a dessert gratis of the steakhouse. The delmonico, filet, caeser salad, brussels sprouts, truffled scalloped potatoes, berry cobbler were all excellent. It was an unintended surprise to be seated adjacent to Blackhawk, Andrew Shaw's table!! Just an all-around, absolutely lovely evening of delicious food, wonderful service and fabulous views!!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • AMAZING!!!!
    onelovezjej
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    Easily one of my favorite restaurants in Chicago!!! Amazing food, amazing wine, amazing view, amazing service!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good atmosphere only
    unexpected
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    The atmosphere was great, the view was great, the service was good, but the food was a total let down. I was so excited to taste the food since it came highly recommended but I've honestly had better food at a chain restaurant, so disappointed.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Among The Best
    BM5558
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    For someone who lives in New York and has been to some of the finest steakhouses Manhattan offers, Chicago Cut rivals any and all of them. You could put this place anywhere and it would probably be one of the best steakhouses that city has. Unbelievable service and food, great setting, just an overall wonderful dining experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • WONDERFUL
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008VIP
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    We had our anniversary dinner at Chicago Cut and could not have been more pleased. Our waiter , Kisong, was perfectly attentive, without being overbearing, helped us select an amazing wine at our price point, and recommended terrific dishes. I had the skirt steak with carmelized onions. It was tasty, perfect temperature and doneness and big enough to take half home! My husband had the filet which was also perfectly cooked and butter-tender. We started with oysters, which were delicious--all with a gorgeous view of the Chicago River. A perfect night.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Rush job?
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/24/2014
    Great food...I have been there twice this month and both times have felt like we were on a time for ordering. Not a relaxing experience.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great restaurant
    HollyG
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    The scenery inside and outside is great and I had a wonderful time. My server Holly was outstanding and really catered to our needs. Will definitely be returning!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Wonderful anniversary dinner!
    KBKB
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    We recently celebrated our wedding anniversary at Chicago Cut. We were lucky enough to get a table on the outside patio. There was a slight chill in the air but they had brought out heaters that made it quite comfortable. Service was excellent - our server made several good suggestions, including a malbec wine that we really enjoyed. My husband ordered the "Holy Grail" steak which was huge, but very tasty. Next time I think we will split one. We have been to Chicago Cut several times and we are never disappointed.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • always a gem
    AntifragileVIP
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    This is my absolute "go to" spot in the loop for business lunches. The Lobster salad is the best in the city IMHO. Great staff. Great food. Reasonable prices. Love it. Highly recommended.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Not your typical steakhouse
    Kay1
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    Chicago Cut Steakhouse is definitely a hot spot, to ensure I get to try this restaurant on my weekend trip to Chicago, I had to make a reservation a week in advance and yet I was only able to get a table at 8pm on a Sunday. My first impression, is that this isn't your typical steakhouse, the noise level is high and the tables are really tight. The food is good, a bit too salty for my liking but the meat was fresh and the service was good. Unless you are looking for a scenic view experience, I don't think I would recommend this place. For the price of this meal, I would like to enjoy my meal in a less crowded place with less noise. We weren't able to carry a conversation without having to repeat and raise our voices.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Not impressed
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    I wasn't impressed with the restaurant. It was too crowded and the tables were too close together. It was very noisy and I had to shout across a small table in order to talk to my wife. The steak was okay, not what I expected for the money that was charged. Overall, I was not impressed and wouldn't recommend the dining experience to anyone else.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • JANN
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    The food was the best, Steven (Stephen?) was vey attentive without hovering, and the view couldn't have been better. We had the filets, which were perfectly cooked and seasoned, with sauteed spinach, green beans almondine, hash browns (enought for three people), and mushrooms for sides. For my birthday, a large slice of the best Key Lime pie to split, their treat On the negative side, it was very noisy. The worst part, probably why we will never go back, is that it was so crowded with tables, our chair backs were literally on the diners of the tables to the back and sides of us. We were unable to pull our chairs out or get out without asking three people to move. Quite a undignified thing to have to do in a classy place like this!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Lovely experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    Visited during my recent trip to Chicago to celebrate my birthday and had a lovely experience. Our waitress made us feel very welcome and made sure I felt special. Views are great to take in the river lined buildings and food was enjoyable.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding Service
    EddieVIP
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    A very classy restaurant and outstanding service without being hoity-toity or pretentious. For Sunday Brunch I had the Eggs Benedict with Chicago Prime Filet instead of Canadian bacon done to perfection. My wife enjoyed a non-menu breakfast scrambler suggested by our server who made several other excellent suggestions. It was an excellent meal in a great atmosphere and our server made it fun.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent!!
    Va2DcVIP
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    After not being able to make a reservation for our Anniversary dinner the night before, we decided to go for brunch on Sunday. Our server was Joseph and he was extremely personable. He gave us a full run down of all the specials and was extremely knowledgeable and extremely attentive. The view was wonderful right by the river. He even brought out a dessert on the house for our anniversary weekend. My husband stuck with the more traditional pancakes and eggs and I went with the scrambler. Both were delicious. We were visiting Chicago for the first time. Our brunch did not disappoint at all. If we ever go back to Chicago, we will definitely go back for dinner.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Anniversary Dinner Winner
    CS440VIP
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    We went for a special occasion and had a fantastic time! The service was absolutely flawless, despite how busy and crowded it was! Wonderful evening
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Consistently a great experience
    rhwinendineVIP
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Chicago Cut has it all covered-delicious food, located on the water, but if the weather doesn't cooperate they a great room surrounded by windows, and excellent service. These are the reasons it's on the return list. Steak was done perfectly, fish of the day was fresh and tasty and the sides were the perfect adds. They have an extensive wine list to round it out. I look forward to their next venture focusing on seafood at the former Keefer's space.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Overated
    Irisheyes
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    my wife and I celebrated our 10 years of marriage at the Chicago Cut....the hype of the did not meet my expectations...the filet center cut 8oz had way too much fat....$56 for that steak was NOT a good deal nor worth it....I wish we had gone to Gibsons Steak instead....I also felt that the Chicago Cut should have NOT charged me for my dinner since I could NOt eat it due to the fat content....They did offer me a new steak but I just was not in the mood since the first steak turned me off......
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • I love here
    Zenn
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Fantastic river view outside,friendly service also great.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best steaks in Chicago
    dinersVIP
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    I've been to all the best steak houses in the city and all over the country but I always come back here. The steaks are flaVorful and the portions are generous. The seafood and salads are delicious as well. The cosmos are the best. They have a great wine list. Be prepared to spend $$$ but it's worth it. I'll definitely go back.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Disappointing
    steakconnisuer1
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    CCS is supposedly the best steakhouse in Chicago by multiple professional and laymen circles. I love steak and have eaten at two to three dozen prime steakhouses all over Chicago, the U.S. and Western Europe. My wife and I were both stunningly underwhelmed by our steaks at the Chicago Cut Steakhouse. My boneless NY Strip and her bone-in Ribeye were both lacking flavor. We ordered medium and got medium-well. My addition of Au Poivre was done recklessly with overloaded seared in black peppercorns (sauce on the said as I requested) turned out to be a huge mistake. The sides of mashed potatoes and fresh corn were delicious. But a $251 tab for two celebrating their 10 year wedding anniversary, our home city's premiere steakhouse bombed.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Great Food
    1sttimeinchicago
    Dined on 9/17/2014
    I went with three co-workers. We all decided to order different steaks. The bone-in prime rib was everyone's favorite. They seem to roast it then grill it. Tastes like a grilled steak on the outside and prime rib on the inside.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Perfect night
    MKD12
    Dined on 9/17/2014
    The food, wine, view and our server were fantastic.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent
    Getrunken
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    Excellent everything, los cortes de carne están fabulosos, la sopa de cebolla
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always Awesome
    Aceon18VIP
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    Our to go place for lunch, business dinners and family special occasions. Mattie, and staff always on top of their game, service is outstanding, food fantastic and vibe is up beat and energizing. Power place for lunch, and dinner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for brunch, great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A little busy for a Monday
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 9/15/2014
    I had pick this restaurant for my girlfriends birthday since neither one of us had been to it. It was on Monday 9/15 and it was quite busy for a Monday but we were seated a couple of minutes before our actual reservation. The noise level was a bit busy but not overwhelming. the food was great. I had the Delmonico Steak because I love the fat flavor of the steak and it was cooked to perfection. I also had their whipped sweet potatoes and they were so creamy and tasty. our server was great and we never had to wait on him or look for him to ask for anything. I think this could be a great romantic place if caught on the right night.
    Special Features:
    late-night find, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Everything was perfect.
    yumyum23
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    My husband and I went to Chicago Cut for our one year anniversary- everything from being congratulated on our anniversary as soon as we arrived to the complimentary dessert we received was amazing! We were also lucky enough to be seated by the window overlooking the river. Our server was personable, knowledgeable and attentive without being overbearing. Food-wise, I had the butternut squash soup while my husband had the French au gratin- both fantastic. I also had the filet oscar and he had the New York strip- again, both were perfect! It was a perfect place to celebrate our anniversary.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • First Class
    PFoxVIP
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    Went here for my wife's birthday. Service was impeccable. Unlike most steakhouses doesn't have a staid , old school feeling. Great view of the City. Steaks were spot on. Our server couldn't have been more professional and anticipated our needs. Not a big "meat eater" any more but this is where I will come to get my fix.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • New Favorite Brunch Spot!
    GMG22VIP
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    We had another fabulous brunch at Chicago Cut last weekend. Beautiful setting, very attentive staff, and great food! (Reasonably priced too.) I would definitely recommend this restaurant - especially before a theatre matinee.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Dottie
    Dottie
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    The steaks were scrumptious; the service was very good, and we were given a complimentary dessert because we were seated 15 min. after our reservation.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, late-night find, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Best steaks in Chicago!
    Suburbandiner1
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Busy Saturday night had us wait a little past our reservation time but it was worth it! Our server Andrew was wonderful and the food-outstanding is an understatement! Without a doubt-the best steak in Chicago!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great night
    RichieVIP
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Have been there many times and this time was for my wife's birthday. Seated as soon a we walk in and bread and water showed up at once. My wife ordered the white fish and said it was the best she ever had. I had a steak and it was out standing. The asparagus was perfect and a nice size portion. The birthday cake they brought was extremely good.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • perfect!
    babyaj
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Amazing food and ambiance! Everything was on point and fantastic. Very expensive, but you get what you pay for. Fantastic experience and overall quality! Def try their lobster appetizer!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Super! Service outstanding
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014VIP
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    I took 3 guest who had never been and all three couldn't say enought wonderful things about the wine list, food and service. The lobster appetizer they talked about all weekend including on our plane trip back to Columbus, Ohio
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    food was extraordinary, never had a steak this good in my life. only downside: very crowded & extremely high noise level - had to shout in order for the waitress to understand us. plus if you'd like to drink more than one glass of wine, order a whole bottle right away - it will definitely be cheaper...
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Loud, decent food, bu not great
    Mrk1743
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    Waiter was very nice but the place was jammed and VERY loud. Hot appetizers arrived cold. Steaks were good.....except one of our party's steak was the wrong cut and had to be re-cooked. Sides were just ok. One was never delivered, yet we were charged for it. Waiter did comp dessert for a birthday at our table. A mixed bag....
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/8/2014
    They have taken on the Gibsons model of hustling through their patrons despite very high price points. It is the hot place now, they will have a run and then will wonder what happened. felt pushed and hurried, unnecessary. Steaks are decent, but no better than other places.
    Special Features:
    hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Best steak dinner!
    WoodyEng
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    Medium rare filet was cooked perfectly and could be cut with a fork. Don't shy away from the skirt steak, it was huge and very tasty. Cool iPad bar menu. Only complaint was in the lack of spiced rum, but realized Chicago isn't big on it.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Yummy outdoor dinner with a view!
    Carqueen66
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    This restaurant is a must do! Food is amazing...no complaints. I highly recommend the lobsterscargot appetizer, the Oreo/mint pie, and the sea salt caramel ice cream. Mmmmm! My filet was also cooked perfectly and very tender. I highly recommend the outdoor seating when weather permits. The river view makes you truly appreciate this wonderful city. The restaurant is modern and elegant, but tends to draw an older, more professional crowd.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Chicago cut kudos
    Barb
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    Went there for a birthday dinner, than 3 days later back for Sunday brunch. The dinner food was incredibly delicious. Had the lobster and beef. The vegetables, sautéed spinach and hash browns were oversized for two, and made to perfection. Sunday brunch, sat outside on the river enjoying the view. Had the crab and avocado appetizer. Both had the split pea soup. Very delicious. Waiters were extremely attentive. Recieved dessert on the house. Enjoyed soaking up the Chicago atmosphere. We think, the place to go in the city.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for brunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate