About Mastro's Steakhouse - Chicago

Mastro's collection of sophisticated, classic Steakhouses and Ocean Club seafood locations are recognized for their combination of world-class service, highly acclaimed cuisine, and live entertainment in an elegant yet energetic atmosphere. A truly unparalleled dining experience.

520 North Dearborn
Chicago, IL 60654
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Steakhouse, Seafood, Sushi

Hours of Operation:
Dinner only, 5:00pm - 11:00pm Sun thru Thur / Fri. & Sat till Midnight.
M Bar Piano Lounge - 4:00pm till ... Daily.

Cross Street:
North Dearborn and Grand

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$50 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(312) 521-5100

Website:
http://mastrosrestaurants.com/

Entertainment:
Live entertainment & dancing nightly at the piano bar.

Executive Chef:
Justin Floerchinger

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Please contact Kelly McGrath for your next event.
kmcgrath@ldry.com
312.521.5100

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Private Dining

Mastro’s Steakhouse Chicago offers four luxurious private rooms with wall-to-wall wine displays and glass blown chandeliers.

Mastro's Steakhouse - Chicago Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

service

4.6

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4.6

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4.1

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Moderate

89% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (115)
Good for a Date (91)
Romantic (75)
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Good for Anniversaries (72)
Good for Birthdays (64)
Business Meals (62)
Notable Wine List (55)
Live Music (52)
Vibrant Bar Scene (38)
Fit for Foodies (36)
Handcrafted Cocktails (31)
Bar Seating (31)
Worth the Drive (30)
Fun (27)
Good for Groups (26)
Hot Spot (25)
Pre/post Theatre (23)
Cozy (22)
Comfort Food (17)
People Watching (16)
Quiet Conversation (16)
Authentic (15)
Late-night Find (13)
Happy Hour (11)
Casual (11)
Creative Cuisine (9)
Neighborhood Gem (9)
Scenic View (9)
Great for Lunch (7)
Paleo Friendly (7)
Seasonal (7)
Sunday Lunch (7)
Tasting Menu (6)
Great for Brunch (5)
Healthy (4)
Kid-friendly (3)
Afternoon Coffee (2)
Disabled Access (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Great Beer (1)
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 (Chicago)·Dined 3 days ago

Service was excellent and food was just as great!

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 (Orlando)·Dined 3 days ago

Amazing food and service. Loved the live music at the bar, great singer (girl with brown longg hair)!

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·Dined 3 days ago

Not anything exciting or different from any other steakhouses in Chicago. Place was quiet as a mouse.

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·Dined 3 days ago

Phenomenal food, incredible service !! A perfect spot for the best food around!!

Tags: Fun, Casual
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 (Chicago)·Dined 3 days ago

Anniversary celebration. Mastro’s does a great job. Our servers Lola and Kelly went the extra mile for us.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

The food was wonderful, unfortunately I can’t say the same for the service. Our server seemed very short and we felt rushed to order as soon as we were seated. The food was spaced just fine but when we asked a question about an item she seemed very bothered and just flat out not the friendliest. We had an 8pm reservation so it was later in the evening when we were wrapping up our waitress stood just feet away from us and we felt very uncomfortable and again rushed..... we were seated near an entrance to the kitchen or servers entrance upstairs but regardless one would think after spending $400-$500 we could finish our $20 bourbons..... so the good was great however I would ask to be reseated if I ever had the same server.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

My wife and I celebrated Valentine’s Day a couple of days after the 14th and could not have had a better experience at Mastro’s. Service was impeccable (but not snooty), cocktails and the wine list were top-notch, the food is some of the best from any steakhouse in Chicago—and we’re natives who enjoy a good Chicago steakhouse regularly—and of course the buttercake dessert is to die for.

We had a fantastic date night. Thanks to the staff and kitchen.

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 (Indiana)·Dined 4 days ago

Service was top-notch and attentive. The bone-in rib-eye was good, but not great. My wife's filet was cooked perfectly and the garlic mashed were awesome. Definitely the most expensive meal we've ever had, but unfortunately not the best.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined 6 days ago

Bland but expensive no seasoning but very high end atmosphere

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

Waited a while to be seated this is our second time there,this time the food was not great at all, they need to be more courteous with people who have reservations, especially if we get there early , we should not have to wait in the lobby close to 45 minutes. Will not be returning because of it.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

Very lovely. Hostess was very polite and attentive. Food was awesome and more than enough. Ambiance was cozy and love the live Band. The waiter was very nice and attentive also. I really enjoyed every thing. Thanks for great service

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Casual
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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

Food is prepared impeccable and services is excellent

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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

My wife ordered the boneless Filet and they brought out a bone in for her. She didn’t want to say anything but to spend 300.00 on dinner was upsetting for the error.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

Lovely, great music, delicious food,impeccable service!

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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

Food was exquisite. Thoroughly enjoyed our time.
Staff was very pleasant and on top of things

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 (Chicago)·Dined 6 days ago

As always, we looked forward to our monthly visits. This is however the first time my steak was a bit undercooked and had to be sent back. They were very apologetic and did have to cook it a little more.
The busboy then put all our (four) leftovers in one box. Nooooo. They did correct this and gave us our Butter Cake on the house which was very nice of them.
This will not deter us from coming back monthly (as we live an hour & half away) or visiting Mastros in Orange County & Scottsdale.
Derek, our server is the absolute BEST! Thank you so much

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Great for Lunch, Vibrant Bar Scene, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Live Music
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 (Chicago)·Dined 7 days ago

Outstanding service.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 7 days ago

My husband and I both agreed this was without a doubt the best dining experience we’ve ever had. Our server, Chris, was knowledgeable about everything on the menu and very attentive. We had the wagyu tomahawk steak and it was incredible . It had a nice thick char and was cooked to perfection. The steak was served on a sizzling hot plate so it’s actually hot when you eat it, unlike most steak! Our drinks were also fantastic and very unique, though a bit pricey. Overall a truly wonderful experience.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails, Paleo Friendly, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Live Music, Authentic, Notable Wine List, Comfort Food, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 11, 2018

Food amazing, service delightful. My only complaint is that we came home too full! It is expensive, no denying it, but we enjoyed the whole experience.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 10, 2018

In a city full of steakhouses this one holds its own and then some. Great Steak, outstanding service, definitely grab a cocktail in the bar.

Tags: People Watching, Good for a Date
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 9, 2018

We Frequent Mastro's as they are our favorite steakhouse and deliver a wonderful experience most all of the time

Tags: Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, People Watching, Business Meals
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 7, 2018

I didn’t know there was live music. Love it

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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 7, 2018

I had an awesome experience at Mastro's. The food, service and ambiance were Awesome!!! Can't wait to go back.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 7, 2018

The restaurant week menu was great. The service was great, but we could tell they were trying to flip the table after only an hour of us being there. After we ordered our second glass of wine (after he put down the bill without even asking us if we were done) he left us alone. However, too much alone as he never came around again until we asked him for the bill. Probably won't come there again till restaurant week next year b/c looking at the main menu the prices were very high for the same food you can get in so many other great restaurants in Chicago.

Tags: Bar Seating, Good for Groups, Live Music, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Cozy, Business Meals, Vibrant Bar Scene, Comfort Food
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 6, 2018

Excellent food and superb service

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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 4, 2018

Loved everything about this place! The food, the service, the ambience, all of it was exceptional. Will definitely be coming back.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Great food, great service
Little noisy but overall really enjoyed our dinner

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Service was spot-on and live music was the perfect background for our girl's night out!

Tags: Late-night Find
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

The staff was amazing great ambiance awesome food

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Best rib eye I've ever had. Sides were good, not great

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Business Meals
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Overall, we had a good time. My event started off rocky with a very obnoxious hostess (Sherry) - but, I got pass that since it was my birthday. The seating arrangements were very tight, it was extremely crowded - but, it was a Saturday night plus Restaurant Week. Our server (Tim) was nice - but, it did take him 30 minutes to finally get our food order and I had 8:15 pm reservations. This location was nice, but I prefer the staff in Las Vegas - perhaps in Las Vegas they appeal to the fact that its Vegas and they aren’t aware who they are providing service too.

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

MASTROS gave my date and I the total dining experience! The ambiance, food and drinks (dream berry) are grade A. I will definitely dine again mainly because of the level of service we received from our waiter Omar- he was outstanding total rockstar in fine dining.

Tags: Live Music, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Hot Spot, Good for Birthdays, Romantic
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

We went during Restaurant Week (this is our 4th time to the restaurant). Unfortunately they sat us in a room with no view to the exterior. It was very dull and the food portion was very small for $44/meal and no sides!

The wait staff was very good. The bread service was excellent. The warm-butter cake was not good! Avoid this desert.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to Maestros. We went because of Restaurant Week, but we will definitely be back for other occasions. The service, atmosphere, and food were great and will be recommending to friends and family.

Tags: Romantic, Comfort Food
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Delightful, delicious, and darling! We had a great time. Thanks!!

Tags: Romantic, Live Music, Cozy, Bar Seating
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Food for the dollar was less than expected. I’ve had better at this price point or close to it.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 2, 2018

Overall a great evening! We took advantage of the Restaurant Week menu. It was a great way to try a few different items...that were all delicious! Our waitress, whose name escapes me right now, was excellent as well. This was our first trip, but will not be our last!

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 1, 2018

Our servers recommendations were outstanding

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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 1, 2018

Consistent and delicious as usual.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 31, 2018

Excellent, excellent, excellent!! Went during Chicago Restaurant Week and the pre-fixe menu was great. Only gripe is sides WEREN’T included in the pre-fixe.

The bread is phenomenal!!

I also had the french onion soup, filet mignon, brussel sprouts, sautéed spinach and garlic mash. All phenomenal!

But the highlight of the meal was the Warm Butter Cake with vanilla ice cream and raspberry drizzle was orgasmic, for lack of a more befitting word! I won’t even try to describe it, just go try it!

Overall, the experience was great. Pricey of course, but totally worth it if you can swing it. The drinks were also pretty good, and they had a live band when we went on Wednesday night. Enjoy!!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Groups, Healthy, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Sunday Lunch, Local Ingredients, Disabled Access, Happy Hour, Special Occasion, Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Paleo Friendly, Good for Anniversaries, Live Music, Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies
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