Rosebud Steakhouse
Rosebud Steakhouse

Rosebud Steakhouse

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.rosebudrestaurants.com/
  • Phone: 3123971000x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Monday - Thursday: 11:30am - 11:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 11:30am - 12:00am, Sunday: 12:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, Seafood, Italian
  • Executive Chef: Rida Elazri
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Rosebud's off-premise capabilities are limitless. Whether it be at the office, a museum, an outdoor facility or even your home...Rosebud Catering & Events will come to you. Rosebud promises to provide you with an uncompromising level of excellence. For more information or to consult with an event coordinator, call (773) 325-9700.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Mies Van Der Rohe Way
  • Public Transit: The Red Line's Chicago stop is .4 mile South West at the corner of Chicago Avenue and State Street.
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Rosebud Steakhouse offers valet parking after 4:30pm. It is $14 for the first two hours, then $20 after that.
A word from Rosebud Steakhouse
A rare steakhouse, well done. Rosebud Steakhouse knows a thing or two about the fine art of cooking. Located on a quiet stretch of Walton Street, this relaxing hideout is the perfect place to enjoy an unforgettable meal paired with a glass of wine from our impressive wine list. The extensive lunch and dinner menus offer mouthwatering steaks, classic dishes like prime New York Strip with herb butter, Chicago Cut Bone-in Ribeye, tender chicken entrees and seafood specialties which have been enhanced to euphoric perfection. The beloved hamburger, voted number one in the city of Chicago by the Chicago Tribune graces both lunch and dinner menus. Rosebud’s irresistible menu will tempt your stomach as much as the cool, hip atmosphere will tempt your eyes. Rosebud Steakhouse invites you to enjoy an unforgettable fine dining experience in a romantic setting.
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Rosebud Steakhouse reviews from OpenTable diners
125 reviews since July 3, 2014
Overall Rating4.3
  • Food4.4
    Service4.3
  • Ambiance4.1
    Noise LevelModerate
84% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (55)neighborhood gem (54)notable wine list (40)fit for foodies (39)good for groups (32)romantic (32)hot spot (15)late-night find (9)great for outdoor dining (8)vibrant bar scene (7)great for lunch (5)kid-friendly (4)scenic view (1)Show More
  • Good food/lots of protein and carbs
    kygal
    Dined on 10/28/2014
    Went with a business group, definite expense account place, lots of very rich food, a good time had by all.....ask for the window table to avoid some of the noise
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Poor experience at Rosebud
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    Overrated, overpriced. Food & Service is average. Crowded. Noisy. Seating staff take incompetence to a new level. In spite of having a reservation we had to wait 45 minutes for a table.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A little disappointed
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    We have been at this restaurant many times however this time found the service to be a bit sloppy. We were a party of six. We asked for a round table near the window, it was there and ready when we arrived however we were directed to the table next to it which was set up for seven. After we sat down they took the extra chair away and put it at the table originally reserved for us! We were celebrating two birthdays which we told them about when we made the reservations. After spending upwards of 800.00 they didn't even send a piece of cake!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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  • Outstanding. !!!
    JvenesqVIP
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Staff is terrific. Could not have been more accommodating. Resturant was extremely busy yet good and service did not suffer. Highly recommended
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • LarryGVIP
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    This is a terrific restaurant although the prices are enough to take your breath away.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • not as enjoyable
    ted4eat
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    when coming here you realize two things--this place is noisy and is not a bargain price wise. But you do not really come to Chicago to get a deal and the portions are large and the food is good. I had written an earlier review about an excellent experience I had here earlier in the summer. My experience was not so good this time around and it really centered on the difference in service. Waiter we had last time was really good and paid a lot of attention to us. we were not as fortunate this time around. Our waitress was not good --did not explain the fish special they had, did not offer any wine list suggestions and what was the worst was when she began taking our order, she stopped and served another table--totally unpleasant
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
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  • Great food
    DaveGVIP
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    We went to Rosebud 4/32 anniversary. We found the service to be great the food to be excellent. The staff was very gracious and they were very kind to us. We just found the whole experience to be an outstanding way to spend our 32nd anniversary. Thanks to the staff and management at rosebud for a great evening.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent steak
    Gigi
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    We enjoyed our dinner at Rosebud. My husband's filet was absolutely delicious. However when our guest's steak was overcooked, the waiter balked at taking it back - a big no-no! His 2nd steak was much better. Atmosphere was nice but too noise for good conversation.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • City Dining Gem
    CItyKathyVIP
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    We always enjoy the vibrant but cozy surroundings of Rosebud. Steaks and ample sides are well prepared. The standout this time: our server, Marcus. Knowledgeable, warm and attentive. It's a wonderful place to stop in for dinner in the city.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wow
    Khh500
    Dined on 10/1/2014
    I have had a lot of steaks in Chicago, and this ranks up there with all the best! Everything was outstanding and perfectly cooked. Service level is top notch.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
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  • Lot of food!
    travelersVIP
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    great martini, great food, just servings were way too large.. we ended up taking home more than half our meal ven though we only ordered appetizers! Take a friend!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food and service
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    We had to wait about 20 minutes after our reservation to be seated. Tables are close together and the restaurant is loud. Our server was wonderful and the meal was excellent.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Great Local's Steakhouse
    utsa26VIP
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    One of the more consistent steakhouse/Italian dining experiences in Chicago. Excellent, professional service. If you want to get away from the chains with your clients or family, and want to experience the "real" Chicago, it's hard to go wrong here.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Gone down hill - owner doesn't care
    KathVIP
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    Long wait for food. Baked potato = cold . . . Steak = Poor quality . . . Truffled peas = heavy garlic. Owner approached us and we said, "it's alright", he simply nodded and walked away; he truly did not care. For quality = The Chicago Cut + Bavette's.
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  • Love it
    Meateater
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    One of my favorites for Steaks actually the best in Town
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • You won't be disappointed
    adventuregirl
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    The steak diane special and the the scallops were delicious. The sides really stole the show - the brussel sprouts , mashed potatoes steaming with cheese, and cauliflower au gratin made sure you didn't leave hungry. Big enough to share, and very flavorful. The restaurant gets REALLY crowded on the weekends but it is worth it. The wait staff is very nice.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • I expected more
    bekasual
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    I used to frequent this Rosebud restaurant many years ago with great memories. This visit was memorable for the wrong reasons. Paying top dollar for steaks in Chicago, I expected a lot more - Service should be on point - Stiff drinks quickly served - High quality steaks and sides I will be going elsewhere as there are many better steak options in Chicago.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food, but service and noise..
    MikeW
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    We visited here during a recent trade show. We took customers in for a nice dinner, but the restaurant was so crowded, you could barely fit in between the tables. Even the wait staff had trouble serving the tables. On top of that, with the conversations and music, you could not hear people at the other end of the table. That was a disappointment. The food, however, was very good. Everyone commented that their meal was excellent. Service was also a dissappointment. They had two waiters covering the tables and that led to a lot of confusion. Drink orders missed, doubled, etc. For example, it took almost 20 minutes to get served a Diet Coke, while everyone else was served in 5. Wouldn't be my first choice for dinner in Chicago.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Delicious
    Rockford
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    The pork chop was the best I've ever had!! the perfect amount of spice and cooked to perfection.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Outdated classic...
    ShoozieQ
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    I know all about the traditional steakhouse, and while the food is good, and the service excellent, the old dingy decor was rather off-putting.
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  • honorable restaurant
    Royalairforce25VIP
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    honorable restaurant that removed 41.00 filet as was first undercooked and then overcooked on 1 of 5 orders. i have yet to experience that and for that reason alone i would return. restaurnt is loud so avoid for romantic dinner but if energy does not bother you then recommend
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  • Spectacular
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    Food was outstanding as was service. Timing of service was perfect- enough time to visit and enjoy cocktails and delicious salads but perfect wait time for dinner. Skirt steak was amazing and we tried the truffled tater tots for the first time and will always order them from now on. Food here has always been excellent. Highly recommend.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Rosebud follow up to a dozen roses
    GraciesDad
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    Great service and food! We enjoyed celebrating our anniversary there. Our server, Monet, was excellent.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • McCs
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Great 'ordinary' food. Delicious steak. Lobster diavolo, spicy, yummy, not subtle. Very pricey.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    Everything was great. It was a slow night and the waiter might hav been a little too attentive, iykwim, but that's because he did not have enough to keep him busy. Very minor complaint.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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  • Steaks
    MarcVIP
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    Been here a few times. Seems to becoming more commercial and less a neighborhood gem. Food is always good. Good for groups or if you are in the area.
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    good for groups
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Nice place
    PaulVIP
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    The steaks were cooked just right and were very tender. However, they were a little short on seasoning. Wine list was good. Noise level is a little high. Ambience is pleasant.
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  • Give it a try
    bruce
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    Service was lacking. ... gave us a glass of wine and desert for it though. Food was very good....
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Service
    efxguy2000VIP
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    I've been coming to this restaurant for years every time I visit Chicago. This time the waiter sounded good, but didn't perform. Food was late and part of the order came later and not cooked as requested. On a plus note this restaurant had the finest veal chop I every ate. Lean, tender and cooked to perfection. Forget the steaks, this is the top of my list.
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  • Always excellent
    WoodlanderVIP
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    We come to Chicago about 3-4 times a year and often eat at Rosebud Steakhouse. They always have excellent steaks and first class service. Our only caveat this time was a young host who seemed a bit grumpy. We are a retired couple in our early sixties and when we go out to dinner we do not wish to be seated near families with small children, especially in expensive restaurants. When we asked to be seated at another table he reacted like we were making an unreasonable request. We don't appreciate attitude like that. There are plenty of other steak houses that would gladly accommodate our request!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Ronnie
    Dined on 8/18/2014
    The noise level is real turnoff. Tables are too close. Service was excellent. Sea Bass very good. High energy place. Will return. Ron
    Special Features:
    special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • None Finer....
    shesgotflair
    Dined on 8/11/2014
    Rosebud was our destination for our 20th wedding anniversary. The meal was one of the best we've EVER had! Ambiance, attentive service, and utterly delictable food....such a memorable dining experiece. We plan to come back to Chicago in December just to go to the Rosebud!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Best filet and veal chop
    Loveopentable
    Dined on 8/7/2014
    Our party enjoyed filet, chicken under brick and veal chop. Wonderfully prepared and excellent vegetables as well
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • sauce on the scallops was spicy.
    Dr111VIP
    Dined on 8/7/2014
    Brick chicken was to die for. Very good. Service was great a really Chicago gem.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Afternoon treat!
    Buckeyeguy
    Dined on 8/3/2014
    We've eaten dinner here before (our first date was here yrs ago:-) This visit was before the dinner hour. My wife inquired about having a dinner entree, & our server responded positively & relayed her request to the chef. A few sides were not prepared yet (a good sign that things are not kept warm). However, the steaks were good to go! The chef accommodated us with other side choices & we had a beautiful plate of sautéed spinach w/garlic; it was delicious. The ribeye was done to perfection & was very flavorful! We both had the French onion soup as an appetizer & it was also excellent. The 4 star rating is only because our first date experience at Rosebud was truly the high five event; that is why we return every time we visit Chicago.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find
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  • very nice
    lovetoeatgoodfoodVIP
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    the waitress was so so but the food was outstanding and my Date was the best of all...
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding as usual!
    WoodlanderVIP
    Dined on 7/29/2014
    Superb summer salad, terrific steak and sides. Dimetri our server was attentive and fun. We'll be back soon! Thanks for a lovely evening.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Service
    Higgy
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    Mike was top notch!!! The portions are massive, so be prepared!!!!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • wonderful night
    ted4eat
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    took my wife and 14 year old son out for a special dinner. the service and food were both outstanding and made for a most memorable evening. waiter took his time with us from appetizer through dessert and really made the night enjoyable. food was outstanding as well
    Special Features:
    special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not up to usual excellence
    NeighborVIP
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    One of our favorite places and we are regulars, but were quite disappointed. Food was OK but lacked the usual excellence. The new tuna receive is not good.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic