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HUB 51

4302 reviews
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$30 and under
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Top Tags:
  • Casual
  • Fun
  • Good for a Date
HUB 51 is the River North creation from R.J. and Jerrod Melman, the younger generation of the Lettuce Entertain You organization. HUB 51 is a convergence of entertainment, nightlife, dining and social activity-much like the offbeat creations of LEYE were years ago. Striving to be at the heart of Chicago's social and dining scene, the attitude at HUB 51 is to expect the unexpected, a place offering unconventional perks, and outstanding food, drink and service in a spacious urban setting.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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American, Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Monday - Thursday: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Sunday: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Delivery for brunch, lunch and dinner available via Grubhub. Visit

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Phone number
(312) 828-0051
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
John McGowan
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Cross street
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Parking details
Metered street parking available. Valet is $15.00
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Public transit
36 Broadway bus, 156 LaSalle bus, Red Line at Grand
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Hub 51 offers event spaces that are ideal for corporate dinners, cocktail receptions, rehearsal dinners, showers, and so much more! We have plenty of space in our main dining room for large group reservations as well!

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What 4302 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
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4.6  based on recent ratings
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91% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 2 days ago

Bday lunch

OpenTable Diner (Miami)
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

Excellent restaurant, food was great, server was amazing. We would definitely return.

vipOpenTable Diner (London)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Food was excellent, service was prompt!

OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
3.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

Of two eggs Benedict one was dry and overcooked, the other just right. Odd they weren't cooked at the same time, in the same process.

OpenTable Diner (Milwaukee)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

The hostess was excellent, we had 2 extra people show up, and they found a suitable table for us quickly (even though the place was near full).
They also helped me pull off a surprise proposal before dessert!! Excellent service and the food was delicious. I would definitely recommend Hub 51 to anyone looking for a nice night out!

OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

This restaurant was recommended to me by a coworker. My friends and I loved it. Great food, great drinks (get the pitcher of the punch), great background music. The prices weren’t that expensive either. The cheeseburger was amazing as well as the guacamole dip!

Joskog (Des Moines)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Great waitress, Robyn, had a blast, good food.

OpenTable Diner (Dallas)
5.0  Dined on February 16, 2018

I love to come to Hub 51 whenever I am in town. Food is delicious and consistently so. Cocktails are always just what I needed at the end of the day. Wait staff are great-attentive enough but not too much. Hub 51 always delivers a great experience.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

Great food and ambiance! Service was outstanding- Vanessa took care of our large group without missing a beat. Highly recommend for a unique casual dining experience!

vipJIC3 (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

Mariah was outstanding - very attentive yet not interrupting. I will look for her every time i eat st Hub51.

vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Best cheeseburger and sparkling rosa . Great way to get over a hangover

Greg (Denver)
1.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Unfortunately, the experience was a disappointment. The food was terrible, and had it not been for the cost of the meal, it wouldn't be worth leaving a review. The meal cost was too much for that low of quality. Our waitress was nice, no complaints there with the staff.

HeatherK (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Went here before a show and it was wonderful! The food was great, same with the atmosphere and service. I would definitely go back!

OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
1.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

My decision to take my friends to brunch at Hub51 was a total disaster. First, this restaurant is described as Family Friendly on Lettuce Entertain You web site, but they didn't even have a children's menu (nor any crayons or menu to color, which can be helpful). We sat down just after 1pm and were informed that only the Brunch menu was available. During out stay, at about 2pm, we observed sushi (which was not on the brunch menu) being delivered to a table next to ours. Now when we sat down, I specifically asked about ordering sushi and was told that it was not available until after 3pm.

We ordered sandwiches (directly off the menu, no special items). After an hour, I had to track down our server to see where our food was (as I had observed the table next to ours, sit down after us, eat, and leave). He reappeared 10 minutes later stating that there was a "glitch" and that our food would be out soon. It arrived 10-15 minutes later (almost an 1.5 hour after we sat down). When the food arrived, one of the orders was incorrect (mustard on the sandwich and the request was for no mustard, per my pregnant friend), so it had to be sent back again to be re-done. At this point, my toddler was falling asleep at the table and needed to get home for a nap. What was supposed to be a quick lunch turned into a 2-3 hour adventure. We were told that the manager would "take care of it". But imagine my surprise when I then received a bill for over $50. Only 3 items were taken off. I asked our server about it and he went to check it out. Ten minutes later, our bill was taken care of. But no sincere apologies from the waiter or the manager. The food was mediocre and not worth the hassle. Would not return, especially with a toddler.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Both the breakfast nachos and avocado toast were outstanding. Great service and coffee too!