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About The Metropolitan
Located in iconic Willis Tower, The Metropolitan offers breathtaking floor-to-ceiling panoramic views of Chicago from the 67th floor. Claim your seat at one of the most exclusive Private Clubs in town while enjoying Modern-American cuisine and personalized service. The Club's contemporary interior and private club atmosphere create the perfect elevated experience for a night on the town.
DRESS CODE: Business Casual. No jeans, hats or sandals. Jackets are recommended for gentlemen.
You may text the Club Concierge for any questions regarding your experience at 312-878-2744 or call the Club directly at 312-876-3200.
Chicago, IL 60606
Contemporary American, American
Hours of Operation:
Mon–Sat 5:00 pm–9:00 pm
$31 to $50
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
Live music on Thursdays and Fridays in the Grille.
Convenient parking is located at Trader's Self Park on the corner of Franklin and Van Buren. A discounted rate is available for guests entering the ramp after 4 pm.
Union Station and multiple "L" Trains (Quincy) are located only one block from the Willis Tower.
Chef Greg Carso
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
The Metropolitan invites you to elevate your event! With its exquisite surroundings and impeccable attention to detail, The Metropolitan is one of Chicago’s premier venues. Enjoy sweeping panoramic views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline from the 66th & 67th floors of the nation's tallest building. With stylish intimate settings, you will find The Metropolitan to be a distinctive and imaginative choice for your event. Our stunning venue, offers the finest combination of warmth, elegance and fun! Contemporary table settings along with flawless execution create the perfect ambiance for your event. Professional Private Event Directors will assist in planning an unparalleled dining experience, with ease.
The Metropolitan will bring a new level of elegance & taste to any event. We pride ourselves on catering to all or your senses, providing amazing cuisine using the freshest ingredients, a professional service staff, and a location with newly renovated furnishings.
The Metropolitan Ratings and Reviews
Unfortunately I was disappointed with the food my sirloin was cold, dinner came with a pair of wine and the server only brought one glass after I said 2. Due to the occasion (Valentines Day) I purchased a bouquet of flowers for my date and they gave her the wrong ones with Rupert Evan's name on them. We realized this on the elevator going home. Honestly for a bill of over $200 the experience was not worth it.
Restaurant was going through renovation( long overdue). They should have mentioned this.
Food was good but did not all come out on time.
Entry into Willis Tower was supervised by sourpuss security guard which put a damper on things from the get go. Security people were dour and unhelpful.
No valet or parking; another strike.
Website stated that jackets for gentlemen were required on Saturday nights, so I expected a much more elegant evening. I was the only one in a suit, every other male in the room was wearing a sweater, including the maitre'd. Did not come close to meeting our expectations for a dressy, romantic date.
Will not return.
Absolutely beautiful setting ... A very quiet ... very classy dining venue ... A perfect setting for a dining experience if one needs conversation & privacy ... First class ... This kind of restaurant is unique & hard to find ... YOU WON'T BE DISAPPOINTED !!!!
This is my fourth time having dined at the Metropolitan Club. My experience with the food, service and wine list have been spot on everytime, but the scenic view of the City of Chicago from the 67th floor of Willis Tower is breathtaking.
I highly recommend that you take in this unique opportunity that dining at the Metropolitain Club has to offer.
Superb meal and a great view. A table overlooking downtown Chicago at night, well prepared food, and an attentive and pleasant server made our evening special. The spinach and goat cheese salad and the roasted pear salad were both fresh and delicious. Our entrees, veal saltimbocca and tea brined pork chop were very well prepared. Definitely a restaurant to return to.
We celebrated a birthday. It was a nice evening that included the skydeck. They were thoughtful for the birthday celebration. They decorated the dessert plate and gave us a complimentary glass of champagne. The 20% percent surcharge which the menu stated covered the tip was a bit confusing. At the end of the dinner the waitress stated that the 20% tip did not come to her but was instead shared by the staff. I gave a little more for her but I thought that was a bit off-putting, isn't that the normal way tipping is done at a restaurant it is shared? I've never worked at a restaurant I only assumed. The waitress was a bit slow and not as attentive as I saw the other wait staff being with others. Overall it was a nice evening. The only complaint I really had was the location of our table it was in the middle of the floor away from the windows so we could not see the view, the only other tables in the middle of the floor where large parties set. We felt like we were on display. Everyone else in parties of two sat along the windows. There were tables available along the window but we were not offered them.
Our server Victor was truly great on this visit. My husband & I were visiting Chicago and I found the TripAdvisor deal for this restaurant. This was a great deal and was a special occasion, my birthday. Right off the bat, Victor asked us where we were from and if this was a special occasion. We had great interactions with him throughout the meal. I got the mustard crusted lamb chops with a mint brown gravy and my husband got the veal saltimbocca. Both were fantastic! For our dessert, he made the night very special for my birthday by adding a candle and special birthday message!
Tout simplement surfait, la cuisine n'est pas à la hauteur. L'endroit est propre et joli, mais toutes les tables ne proposent pas une vue imprenable sur Chicago. De plus, quand bien même nous ne sommes pas près d'une fenêtre, le manager aurait pu penser à laisser un espace pour profiter de la vue sans ennuyer les autres clients ... En synthèse, nous avons mangé et nous sommes partis sans profiter de l'endroit. l'addition est salée au regard de la qualité du repas. Je ne recommande pas cette table.
The Metropolitan Club was definitely worthy of a return visit since my last Chicago trip! Rare is the opportunity to find fine high rise dining in the sky. This experience is the pinnacle of my trip and is what made it most memorable. Salmon citronella is the choice of seafood cuisine. I would do this again if I'm ever back to the Windy City for another tour!
40th Anniversary celebration with romantic view overlooking Chicago from 67 floors above. Service was OK, but not worthy of the occasion. Food was good, but for the price should have been great. My wife had the salmon and I had the veal. Did have a private club feel and was not ever full for the duration of our meal on a Saturday night. I would recommend for a romantic special occasion for the view, but would go somewhere else for the perfect meal.
I surprised my good friend with dinner here for her birthday. Not only did she love eating here for her first time but I was also amazed throughout the entire evening. The food was excellent and the service was great. Overall it was one of the nicest dinner experiences that I have had and I would recommend this restaurant to anyone. Well worth the money.
I was excited to go to this Private Clubby place, but I was not impressed. The space was nice and the "experience" was good and the food was ok. Had the lobster ravioli and the seared scallops as an appetizer and they were great. If I ever went back, I would have them as a dinner. The filet for dinner was tender, but the strong smell of the smoked bacon when the plate was set down in front of me totally overpowered the steak. For the $200.00+ for 2 people, it was just ok. I would say for me that it was a one time experience...great date night or to take someone out you want to impress due to the clubs exclusivity. The servers were knowledgeable and personable.
We had the best experience with Victor as our waiter tonight. He was so sweet and had the best recommendations. I love personable waitstaff and he was so attentive and charismatic. It was my first time at the metropolitan club and I took my best friend for her birthday. They made it so special and perfect it was much appreciated. We will definitely be back.
This was one for the ages! An out of this world fine dining experience. Up high on the Willis Tower in Chicago. Yes quite a pricey meal to be done. Then again this something that is done on seldom occasion. In my case an adventure/sightseeing trip to the Windy City. If you come to Chicago be sure to put the Metropolitan Club in your bucket list of dining. You will be in for a great time!
Enjoyed a very nice dinner Saturday night. All 4 in our party loved their food! Wait staff was very cordial & helpful. We were late getting up there as our Uber driver let us out at the incorrect door & we didn't know we had to go thru security before getting on the elevator... Staff was very accommodating.
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