Terrace 16

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263 Reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary American
The 16th floor new American restaurant features, a bustling indoor bar and dining room, as well as expansive outdoor seating on its idyllic terrace – all punctuated by breathtaking views of the Chicago River and the city’s most iconic architectural landmarks. The menu features vibrant, new American flavors, allowing ingredients to speak simply and powerfully for themselves. An extensive craft cocktail program and thoughtful wine list enhance the experience of this Chicago restaurant.
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Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Take the stress out of holiday planning and allow Terrace 16 to host your Thanksgiving feast. Savor our hand-crafted festive menu with family-style starters, choice of entrée, family-style accompaniments and delectable desserts to be shared at the table. This is a feast the entire family will love!

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

On Christmas Eve, settle into Terrace 16’s handsome dining room to indulge in a contemporary approach to a traditional feast. Enjoy a hand-selected holiday dinner menu with options available for the family to share.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Christmas Day Special Menus & Offers

Christmas morning will be bustling with energy during brunch, where Santa’s reindeer will make an appearance on the terrace. Savor family time during Christmas dinner while enjoying an exquisite festive feast.

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Join Terrace 16 for one of three seatings as you watch the Wrigley clock tower tick toward 2020 on New Year’s Eve from your dinner table. End 2019 fabulously with a special, hand-crafted holiday menu.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

What 263 People Are Saying
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4.4based on recent ratings
4.2
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4.2
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4.7
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OT
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service, very thoughtful attention to detail. Comfortable atmosphere. Delicious food.

Terrace 16
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your kind review. We are endlessly proud of our hardworking team and are delighted to hear you had such an enjoyable experience! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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K
Los Angeles
7 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I loved the food and service I would certainly come back here. This restaurant was elegant and the ambience was beautiful.

OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on November 15, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service is exceptional and the food is delicious!!!

Terrace 16
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive review. We are endlessly proud of our hardworking team. We are thrilled you had such an enjoyable experience at Terrace 16 and hope to welcome you back in the near future! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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OT
Detroit
11 reviews
Dined on November 12, 2019
Overall2food4service1ambience4

It was embarrassing to see how disorganized this restaurant was. Long wait, to the point i had to go ask for service at our table. Not a pleasant experience, in particular with a customer present. A 15% deduction was made but it left a sour taste. I would have appreciated to speak with someone in charge.

Terrace 16
Responded on November 15, 2019

Thank you for sharing your feedback. It is of course of great concern to learn that we did not meet your expectations. We sincerely apologize for your service experience. Would you be able to share an email or phone number via direct message so a member of our management team can contact you? We trust we will have the opportunity to restore your confidence in the near future. We look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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MA
1 review
Dined on November 9, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved the experience , food was great and the view was amazing!

Terrace 16
Responded on November 14, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your kind review, MarwaA. We are delighted you had such an enjoyable experience. The spectacular views make your meal that much better! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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SO
1 review
Dined on November 4, 2019
Overall3food3service5ambience4

Table 16 was just OK. I expected a more formal restaurant with stunning views and super delicious food. The restaurant is quite small, just a few tables and it feels more like a cafe. There were no views at all, first because we got a table right in the middle and second because the views are blocked by the terrace which is not in use in the winter - and 16th floor is not high enough to get good views anyway considering that it is located among lots of very tall buildings.
The food was so so. We got the rib-eye steak for two which was pre-sliced to make it look bigger and a bit dry. The bread / spreads were delicious and the veggies were tasty. Drinks were ok. We didn’t have desert.
Service was outstanding, everyone was super nice and very professional.

S
Chicago
131 reviews
Dined on November 3, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Warm friendly service. Excellent food and wine. You can’t beat the view.

Terrace 16
Responded on November 5, 2019

We appreciate you taking the time to share your review! We are humbled by your kind words and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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DM
St. Louis
1 review
Dined on November 2, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great! Good food and service!

BG
Chicago
1 review
Dined on November 1, 2019
Overall1food1service2ambience3

poor food quality and food made me sick . I will not return .

Terrace 16
Responded on November 6, 2019

Dear Mr. BinuG, Thank you for sharing your feedback. It is of course of great concern to learn that we did not meet your expectations. We sincerely apologize for your service experience. Would you be able to share an email or phone number via direct message so a member of our management team can contact you? We trust we will have the opportunity to restore your confidence in the near future. We look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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OT
1 review
Dined on October 31, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday and proposal

AM
Chicago
1 review
Dined on October 29, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was fantastic

Terrace 16
Responded on November 5, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive review, Mr. AdamM. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience at Terrace 16 and hope to welcome you back soon! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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K
1 review
Dined on October 29, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first trip to Terrace 16, and it most definitely wont be our last. First allow me to clarify something. If you are looking for a cheap meal, this is not the place for you. If you are looking for a dining experience that will leave your taste buds begging for more, you are looking into the right place. My Wife had the filet, I had the pork chop, and we shared the crab cakes. Hands down the best filet and chop we have ever had the pleasure of dining on. This was a remarkable experience from the time we arrived, until the time we left. The staffing was absolutely phenomenal.

Terrace 16
Responded on November 1, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your kind words. We are thrilled you had such a pleasant experience at Terrace 16. The bloody mary broth adds such a unique component to the crab cakes. It sounds like you ordered right! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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KF
Chicago
1 review
Dined on October 26, 2019
Overall2food2service1ambience2

I would never go here again. The service was deplorable. We had to ask the waitress an average of three times every time we needed anything. What a disappointment. We expected great service here but got very poor service. Terrible!!

Terrace 16
Responded on October 31, 2019

Dear Ms. KathyFr, Thank you for sharing your feedback. It is of course of great concern to learn that we did not meet your expectations. We sincerely apologize for your service experience. Would you be able to share an email or phone number via direct message so a member of our management team can contact you? We trust we will have the opportunity to restore your confidence in the near future. We look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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M
Montreal
8 reviews
Dined on October 25, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a wonderful meal in good company with excellent service in a beautiful environment. What else needs to be said?

Terrace 16
Responded on October 28, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive review, Mr. Mark. We are endlessly proud of our hardworking staff and are thrilled to hear of your experience had at Terrace 16. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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IC
Miami
1 review
Dined on October 19, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing!! We enjoy our dinner there, the attention was incredible...

Terrace 16
Responded on October 23, 2019

We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience, Ms. IsabelC. We are thrilled you had an incredible time and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on October 19, 2019
Overall1food1service1ambience1

It was horrible! We left before we ordered our food. The service, ambience & overall management was the worst we have ever had. We will never go back!

D
Minneapolis
3 reviews
Dined on October 19, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything is great but they charge 25% gratuity automatically!!!

g
Indiana
4 reviews
Dined on October 19, 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Views are incredible. The staff is one of the best I’ve experienced. Must see on a nice night.

Terrace 16
Responded on October 23, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, ghaines. We are delighted to hear of your evening at Terrace 16 and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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CL
1 review
Dined on October 19, 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience4

The food is Good; The service is nice. But the music was too laud, and very lustful. The restraunt was in a bar.

OT
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on October 18, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was excellent ! Had the pork chop which was amazing.

Terrace 16
Responded on October 23, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive review. We are delighted to hear of your experience at Terrace 16. We think the pork chop is amazing, too! The chicharrones add great flavor. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on October 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was birthday party of my husband. Very good service and tasty food.

Terrace 16
Responded on October 23, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive review. We are thrilled to hear of your experience at Terrace 16 and are delighted to have taken part in your husband's birthday celebration. We hope to welcome you back in the near future! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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JH
1 review
Dined on October 13, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server Lavie was absolutely incredible. The food was first class and the views were spectacular.

Terrace 16
Responded on October 23, 2019

We appreciate you taking the time to share your review, Mr. JohnH. We are endlessly proud of our hardworking team. We are delighted to hear of your incredible experience at Terrace 16 and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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OT
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on October 13, 2019
Overall2food3service2ambience5

Service was absolutely horrible from beginning to end and I had a piece of a stainless steel scrub from the kitchen in my food. Very disappointed after having a great view in the dining room.

MM
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience5

The penne pasta was overbearing and like a brick of smoked gouda. Octopus was spectacular

AB
Detroit
1 review
Dined on October 11, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service!

Terrace 16
Responded on October 23, 2019

We are thrilled to hear of your enjoyment at Terrace 16, Ms. AmandaB. We are endlessly proud of our hardworking team and appreciate you taking the time to share your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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OT
Dallas
1 review
Dined on October 11, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good! A great view

Terrace 16
Responded on October 23, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive review. We are delighted to hear you had an enjoyable time and hope to welcome you back in the future. Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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MM
1 review
Dined on October 11, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was so good, and the people are nice. We had a great time!

Terrace 16
Responded on October 23, 2019

We are delighted to hear you had an enjoyable time, Mr. MarkM. We appreciate you taking the time to share your positive review and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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L
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2019
Overall4food3service5ambience5

What a spot! Stunning views, great service perfect for drinks and share special time with your favorite people.
We came from Miami to spend the Columbus long weekend and this place deserves you visit it

D
1 review
Dined on October 10, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Small, intimate dining room with incredible view of the city, rooftop overlooking the Chicago River. The hostess called the afternoon before our reservation to ask if our party had any allergies or was celebrating a special occasion. Dinner is exactly what you pay for, the crab cake was excellent and by far, the best steak in the city. We will be dining here again!

Terrace 16
Responded on October 16, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, Ms. Dana. We are thrilled to hear about your evening at Terrace 16 and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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l
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Grange was fantastic

AK
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Celebrated my husband's 50th birthday and it was perfect! The ambiance was wonderful!

Terrace 16
Responded on October 16, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your review, AnnieK. We are delighted to hear of your experience and glad we are able to help you celebrate your husband's 50th birthday. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

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d
Phoenix
20 reviews
Dined on October 7, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

amazing restaurant with great menu and the rooftop view was spectacular, service was outstanding from checkin to server. A must go to when in Chicago. No surprise that it would not be outstanding being that it has TRUMP name on it...enjoyed the entire ambiance from beginning to end

LB
New England
12 reviews
Dined on October 5, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Terrace 16 would be a nice place to take a date. If the weather is nice, then you can go out on the deck and enjoy the view

MK
1 review
Dined on October 4, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Exceptionally wonderful food,staff, ambience and view!!!! We loved our experience !

LW
1 review
Dined on September 29, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed our time spent at the Terrace. Food was delicious and the service was wonderful! Will come back again. Thank you.

ML
1 review
Dined on September 28, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. we got the braised octopus, trout ceviche and the oysters. All amazing

AD
1 review
Dined on September 28, 2019
Overall4food5service2ambience4

Took a long time to get a waiter to take care of us. Seemed to be a misunderstanding. However they made up for the inconvenience on our bill. I was satisfied. Everything was excellent! Only drawback were tourists coming and going thru the middle of the restaurant to see the view. And it was little too noisy for me. Was looking for more subdued noise level. Other than that, loved it!

OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on September 26, 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience1

Would have been 5 stars had the window washers dirty soapy water not been dripping on us and into our food / drinks throughout our lunch

OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on September 24, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our waiter advised us perfectly on choice of foods & wine.
He ensured we had an awesome evening.
We will remember our 45th wedding anniversary.

OT
1 review
Dined on September 23, 2019
Overall2food2service2ambience4

It was so dark that we couldnt see what we were eating

The steak was served cold!