STK – Chicago

4.4
2212 Reviews
$31 to $50
Steakhouse
STK artfully blends two concepts into one—the modern steakhouse and a chic lounge. A large central lounge area is furnished with creamy leather banquettes and textured crocodile tiles, and is surrounded by an elevated dining room for more formal dining. Theatrical lights illuminate each table, while a DJ creates an energetic vibe throughout the entire space. STK Chicago is located in the heart of River North and, as anticipated, steak is the main attraction. STK offers small, medium and large cuts of meat, as well as naturally raised options, and even wagyu and Kobe for the decadent dinners. Aside from steak, signature items include Parmesan Truffle Fries; Lil’ BRGs; Sweet Corn Pudding; and Jumbo Lump Crab Salad.
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  • Valentine's Day With STK

    $100.00 per personPrepaid

    Feb 12 - Feb 14, 2021

    Romance should last longer than just the one day; which is why STK Steakhouse is offering Valentine’s Day Specials from Friday, February 12th – Sunday, February 14th; featuring Valentine’s Day Specials along with full STK Steakhouse Menu. Feed Your Fantasy! BOOK NOW! STK requires a non refundable deposit of $100 per person to secure a reservation. This will be applied to your final total. Should your plans change we ask that you contact the restaurant 24 hours in advance and your deposit will be placed on an STK gift card and mailed to you for future use! Any questions please call us directly. 312.340.5636

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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 2212 people are saying
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4.4based on recent ratings
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4.5
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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
7 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Damion was the greatest! He was very attentive and was there very time we needed anything. I thought happy hour was only Monday through Friday. He informed us that it is now 7 days a week. We only planned a 1 day trip on Friday, but extended it to two days and booked another reservation for 4 pm at STK because how can you pass up $1 oysters???? Yeah!!!

I actually tipped the bus boy $5 because he cleared the table every time we finished with a dish.

STK – Chicago
Responded 5 hours ago

Thank you for the glowing review! We love hearing our team recognized for their dedication, and who doesn't love some bragging rights. Those oysters are the best catch in the Midwest, we look forward to your company next time your in the city. Cheers, Brandon - STK

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall1food1service2ambience1

Terrible food, cold, heaters outside arent warm enough

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
7 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience3

I can't remember my server's name but all I can remember is that he was sooooo awesome and funny!!! The food was ok...my drink 'the side piece' was very tasty. Considering it was outdoor dining i was actually pretty warm.

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janinem
New Orleans
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I had an amazing time at STK for Happy Hour. It was my day off work and I traveled into the city for shopping and dinner. The menu was extensive considering its Happy Hour- most places offer a couple of items. I had oysters, calamari and a burger with potato wedge. Yummy!!@ And a refreshing Strawberry Cobbler Martini. My waiter was the BEST! And the seating was cozy and warm due to the heaters. I can't wait to visit again!!

STK – Chicago
Responded 5 hours ago

Dear Janinem, Thank you for the glowing review! We are elated to had such a wonderful experience with us, and we can't wait for you to join us again! Our Happy Hour is a great way to start the evening, or try some of our spectacular items, and you can't beat the half-off of our Specialty Cocktails. Best, Brandon - STK Chicago

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Everything was great. Only thing was when ordering dessert the apple pie we wanted was cold. It should be warmed up and served with ice cream. Other than that, everything was great!!

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OpenTable Diner
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

My waiter Juan was awesome and attentive!!

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Alaynna
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2021
Overall3food5service3ambience3

This was our first time dining out in one of the tents due to COVID and it’s a no for me. Not enough room, the temperature was off, and every time someone walked by the whole table and warming lamp shook as if they would fall over. Our reservation was for 930, we arrived at 920, and we’re not seated until 1015. We got our food right before 11 pm which is closing time. The waiter was not very friendly and was not helpful when I asked for wine suggestions which was very weird. The food was great so we will stick to take out until the city is back to normal dining then we may try again.

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Quin
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2021
Overall3food5service3ambience4

I understand restaurants get backed up but my reservation was for 9:15pm. I got there at 9 and waited. Other people that got there after me got sat first. I didn't get seated until 9:55pm. As I'm sitting they tell me everyone needs to be out by 11pm and if I'm going to be ordering a lot of food I can order it for take out as well....?? Also my reservation said it was for a birthday. Nothing was brought to the table, once we asked about it they said they will bring it.. ten minutes later nothing. By then it was 11:20.. Not many servers were outside. Just got up and left.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

What stood out the most about STK was the ambiance. Very lively and best suited for a younger crowd. I had the 10oz filet and the best part was adding the additional truffle butter. Overall a nice experience for a date night in the city.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was great. Very attentive and friendly. The food was amazing. The steaks were cooked perfectly, and the watermelon cocktail is to die for! The music was defiantly for a younger crowd but, It was still enjoyable. Overall, I would highly recommend and go back many more times!

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RosaJ
Chicago
1 review
Dined on January 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good! Waiter was very helpful.

STK – Chicago
Responded 5 days ago

Dear Rosa, Thank you for the review! We take pride in the food and drinks we serve, and we are glad to hear that you got to experience what we are acclaimed for. Your experience is what makes it all count and we are thankful to hear that we are living up to our expectations! We look forward to enjoying your company, again, soon! Best, Brandon - STK Chicago

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AlexandraF
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on January 8, 2021
Overall2food3service2ambience1

Disappointing. The price is not comparable to the value - it is way too expensive. The service was poor and unprofessional. The presentation of the food was underwhelming. This is a tourist steak house. Don’t go here if you’re looking for an upscale steakhouse experience. There are plenty of other, better, steakhouses in Chicago.

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Greg
1 review
Dined on January 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

the food was excellent as well as the service and drinks

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on January 7, 2021
Overall3food5service5ambience1

WAYYYY TOO HOT IN THE TENT, literally rushed eating so we could get out quickly.

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JoseZ
1 review
Dined on January 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was AMAZING! Service was great. Lots of rules that we are not used to, but we wanted a nice dinner out instead of take out at home like we have been doing for months.

STK – Chicago
Responded on January 8, 2021

We are thrilled to hear that you had a great time! We truly enjoyed your company and it’s guests like you who help us keep the remarkable experiences going. Thank you for creating memories with us and we hope to see you again, soon! We have taken precautions as a brand to ensure the upmost safety for our guests wether dinning in or ordering out, we appreciate the recognition for our efforts. Have a great day, STK Chicago Best,

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AshleyK
Detroit
1 review
Dined on January 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Overall great

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vipWorldcitizen
Dallas
122 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Excelente ubicación excelente servicio muy buen filete mignon, yukon mash potatoes, excelente selección de vinos por copa!

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HunterJ
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2020
Overall3food4service2ambience4

Food was good, Love the DJ however, service leaves a lot to be desired.

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vipYes1
Detroit
18 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2020
Overall1food2service1ambience1

My seat was on top on a fire hydrant. I asked the host how am I supposed to sit on top of a fire hydrant? No answer. I asked her if it was possible to move the seat so I can actually sit down, or pointed to another table that was also open for 2 people and was told that table was unavailable. Aren’t tables for 2 interchangeable? One server for the entire outside patio. After 20 minutes he showed up and offered tab water. We said no, would like bottled water. We were served tap water. All the food was overpriced, and you know that coming in, and it was all under seasoned. The steak that was ordered medium rare was presented well done. We were never asked if the steak or the food was prepared to our liking. So I didn’t feel bad to leave 5% tip. I tip the service and not the check. We both agreed NEVER AGAIN. next day we were at Siena tavern and were treated like royalty and food was 1000% more flavorful.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Stephen was great. He knew his steaks and wine, and gave us great pairing recommendations. After living in downtown Chicago for +15 years, it’s not often that I learn something new about steak, but he was very informative.

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KDog126
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience3

New Year’s Eve

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OpenTable Diner
Phoenix
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2020
Overall1food1service5ambience1

Hated everything but the waiter the host was beyond rudee

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ArkeemW
Chicago
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2020
Overall3food5service3ambience1

It was very cold with the outside temperature.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2020
Overall3food5service4ambience2

Food was incredible but the outdoor seating in the middle of winter was not ideal. Most restaurants have heaters with tents. They had a half sided tent with no heater. My husband and I almost froze to death eating our steaks. If small restaurants can figure it out then so should STK.

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NNichols
Chicago
1 review
Dined on December 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great outdoor dining experience

STK – Chicago
Responded on January 7, 2021

We are thrilled to hear that you had a great time! We truly enjoyed your company and it’s guests like you who help us keep the remarkable experiences going. Thank you for creating memories with us and we hope to see you again, soon! Best, STK Chicago

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vipWorldcitizen
Dallas
122 reviews
Dined on December 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excelente ubicación excelente música excelente servicio excelente filete mígnon excelente mash potatoes con parmesano excelente selección de vinos por copa: Decoy y Justin! Desde ahora mi steackhouse favorito de Chicago.

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OpenTable Diner
Memphis/West TN
4 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2020
Overall3food3service5ambience4

The filet and sea bass were cooked perfectly no issues there. But for $175 the asparagus was grilled with maybe salt and pepper added, and the tatter tots did not pair with anything.

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JaneDoe
Mexico City
19 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Te best porterhouse in town!

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vipANGELAB
Chicago
1 review
Dined on December 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience3

They need a tent covering for outside dining, otherwise excellent.

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vipBBD0327
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on December 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great setup for outdoors, heaters and blankets made it very comfortable

STK – Chicago
Responded on January 7, 2021

Thank you for the review! We hope to see you again soon, we still have outdoor tent dining available, or togo for pick-up/delivery on all major platforms. Follow us @eatstk for the latest. Happy New Year, STK - Chicago

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience1

Very cold. Heaters weren’t enough for the freezing temperatures. Waiters tried their best given the circumstances, and that was very much appreciated.

STK – Chicago
Responded on January 7, 2021

We are glad you could join us for Christmas Dinner, and sorry we couldn’t provide your table with a warmer experience. We have finally been allowed to get tents by the city after a long waiting and approval process. Hopefully you can join us again soon, we also have ToGo available on all major platforms for delivery/pick-up. Happy New Year, STK - Chicago

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rose
Montreal
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2020
Overall2food1service3ambience2

disorganized attendance at the host area. LONG wait for food. mediocre food. the servers were the best part of the experience.

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JasonH
Chicago
5 reviews
Dined on December 24, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Christmas Eve outside. They worked hard with heaters and blankets to make it special.

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Latexgloveinmymacncheese
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2020
Overall2food1service5ambience2

I found a latex glove in my macaroni and cheese. It was so disgusting to find someone's worn glove inside of your mac and cheese. But the service was great!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
11 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Always great service by lead bartender Dontaine!!!

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Foodiereviewer
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved our waiter, he was super knowledgeable and hilarious! Everything was covid friendly as we dinned out on the patio. They had open air flow and heated towers, you never would have guessed we were in the middle of winter. Our steaks were amazing, must have is the Porter house medium rare!

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on December 19, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Such a great experience! Outside patio dinner with great accommodations in regards to heat! Perfect birthday vibe! I would recommend to anyone!

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on December 18, 2020
Overall3food4service2ambience3

Food was tasty! One of our steaks was over cooked, the other had peppercorn on the steak despite it not being listed on the menu nor me ordering it as such. The manager replaced the overcooked steak with one that was the correct temperature. I ordered a glass of champagne with dessert, and it arrived flat. The waiter replaced it with a fresh glass. I was disappointed that neither the manager nor the waiter offered to make up for the mistakes with the steak and the champagne. This place is pricey, and when paying a premium, I expect an excellent experience. The service left me wanting more, and I think I will skip STK next time and try one of the other steak houses in the area.

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Miasreview
Chicago
5 reviews
Dined on December 17, 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience4

They truly have made the best of the COVID restrictions and created a great space outside that was actually warm😍. The service was impeccable - paid great attention to our needs.

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JoesphD
1 review
Dined on December 12, 2020
Overall3food4service5ambience3

Hate my reservations turned into outside during the cold time, heater were okay n hit but nothing to attack the legs, so if anyone planning to wear dresses either don’t or stay home at this time