The Hampton Social - River North
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Definitely make a reservation here. I’ve been wanting to try this place for a while and I’m so happy I did! The whole place is adorable with decorations - you will still get a nice photo op even if you don’t sit by the coveted all day rosé sign. I had a frosé, which was good but not worth $13. I would get a different drink next time. I didn’t think the food would be anything special but it was phenomenal. My mom hasn’t stopped talking about the fried chicken sandwich, and my avocado grilled cheese was great! It is pretty pricey, but definitely worth a visit!
We come to Hampton Social every time we visit Chicago! We love it
Our waitress was great. Service was fast and the food was amazing. The food is a bit pricey, but worth it! The atmosphere at the restaurant is like being at the beach and very relaxing!
psc24, thanks so much for the awesome review! Anytime you want to get away and be transported to the beach without actually going to the beach, please come and see us! We'll be happy to see you.
Fun place to eat and drink with friends. They were very accommodating to my 14 year old daughter and her 3 friends so they could eat off the kid's menu. It was pretty loud and hard to have a conversation across the booth.
Always a fun time with great food & service!! Hampton Social is definitely one of our go to places.
JulieO., thanks for the awesome review. We appreciate being one of your go-to places. That definitely means a lot to us. We hope to see you again in the future.
Had a going away party for a coworker, who has a severe allergy. Server was very attentive and made sure everything we ordered could accommodate. Very professional. Also management checked on us twice and that was refreshing to see! Very pleasant experience!
Thank you for the great review. Glad we were able to accommodate your co-worker's allergy. We want our guests to leave just as healthy as when they arrived. We hope to see you again in the future.
It was fairly empty until around 12pm, so it was nice to get both sides of the ambiance. Our server was amazing and the food was delicious!
NicoleL, thank you for the great review! Glad you had a good experience and that you enjoyed your meal. We hope you'll stop by again to dine with us.
Great spot for brunch! Enjoyed the crab & avocado toast. Very relaxing and great service.
The aesthetic was magical. Great vibes, great food ( I had the pancakes - TO DIE FOR ) and the crab + avo toast my friend got looked wonderful as well. Love the ambiance and live music.
TaylorB, thanks for the awesome review! Glad you had a wonderful experience and delicious pancakes to go with. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.
Never again! This place is way overpriced and the service was awful. Took 30 min to get a drink at our table. Food was cold. They also only have two bathroom stalls and their was a line out the door. Worst place I’ve been to in Chicago?
Much too loud to talk. Request for table in front room made with reservations was ignored.
Service was exceptional & food was outstanding . Easy to get to as we came from South suburbs. Parking is nearby. I highly recommend.
It's a beautiful location but the food was pretty average. You are definitely for the decor and location and not for the food.
CinthiaO, thank you for your review. I'm sad to hear that your visit left something to be desired. We are always striving to provide exemplary service and exceptional cuisine to our guests. We hope you'll give us another opportunity in the future to impress you.
My daughter and I came to Chicago for a 2 day trip and had a wonderful brunch at the Hampton Social. Loved the ambiance and the food and cocktails were delicious!
RobynW., thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you the next time you are in town.
Special wknd visiting Chicago w/my niece
Over all everything was good, prices are a bit high on drinks. Service was ok once we got some since there was only 1 waiter for one while side of the place. My friend has a salad with steak (steak was chewy) they took that off the bill sincecshe couldn’t eat it, but made up for it with a few dessert.
Great place for meeting with friends. It was cold outside, but warm inside, and the food was divine! Don't miss the lobster roll!
I believe the servers were very kind, just the food was a bit expensive. I would have wished to try a whole variety of foods but instead my party of 2 only ordered 3 things from the menu and our bill totaled about $95. I would love the opportunity to try more things, it was just a little pricy... that’s it.
Michelle, thank you for your review. We appreciate the feedback as we always want our guests to feel as though they are getting the most for their money. We hope to see you back the next time you want to treat yourself.
Airy atmosphere with single guitar player blending into the ambiance. Good portions, innovative fare with enough comfort choices to satisfy everyone in our party.
VictoriaHoney, thank you for the great review! Glad you had a good experience and that you got to enjoy the live music. We hope you'll come back and see us again soon.
Awesome food and drinks! Wish our server was a bit more attentive given the time we visited was slow for patrons. But overall great.
Jazminm, thank you for the nice review. We appreciate the feedback and will be sure to incorporate it into our server messaging as attention to our guests is of the utmost importance. We hope to see you again in the future.
Brunch was outstanding. I recommend the Eggs Benedict. Perfect poached egg - firm white, runny yoke! Tangy hollandaise sauce. Crispy buttery muffin. Hash brown potatoes were a creamy casserole of sorts. Couldn’t finish it all, and it was delicious. Frosé was fun and a light peachy taste.
I loved the atmosphere and the food/drinks were really good!
Came In for brunch over spring break with my family. We had a lovely time! Food was delish. My avocado toast was phenomenal ! Our server had a little attitude and disappeared for ages...otherwise ambience and food was very good!
DeepaBharaj, thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your meal and your overall experience. We appreciate the feedback on the service aspect of your meal. We will revisit our service driven core value with our staff to ensure that they know what our service expectations are. We hope you'll stop in to see us again in the future.
Live music was a welcomed surprise & far enough away that we could enjoy while still catching up. Overall atmosphere was a little lack luster, food was alright but again we were underwhelmed with the whole experience. We mostly watched as people took pictures in front of the Rose Wall. My husbands meal came out incorrect the first time & took a minute before it came out correct again. This place would be better suited for a quick drink/app vs. a date night.
I'm sorry that your visit left something to be desired. We want all of our guests to have an outstanding visit from start to finish. We hope that you'll come back and give us another chance to demonstrate our hospitality capabilities.
Very disappointed with the food, which had been rated highly in the reviews. The lobster roll was so poor we didn’t eat it.The salads were mediocre. The one bright spot was the Keylime pie which was excellent.
The ambiance and decor was wonderful (a little noisy because an event and music playing though). The service was pretty good but had to wait quite a while for the waitress to reappear now and then. I feel this was because it was so busy and there was not enough staff for the tables. The food (dinner) was good for the most part, but definitely not worth the price.
Thanks for taking the time to post a review. Glad to hear that there were aspects to your visit you enjoyed. We appreciate the feedback on your service because, even when busy, we never want our customer service skills to lapse. We hope you'll come visit us in the future the next time you want to treat yourself.
Loved the atmosphere, food was amazing and drinks were great!
I have always wanted to go to The Hampton Social because of the infamous Rosé wall. This wall however is located in a corner cut off from the rest of the restaurant, so it's unlikely you'll be seated in front of it. The brunch was really good. We had to wait a few times for our waitress but our overall experience was good. They had really great live music, but it was too loud. I could barely hear the person sitting next to me. The interior is very nautical and not what I expected but still very nice.
KaitlynK, glad you had an enjoyable visit. We appreciate the feedback on the acoustics. We'll definitely take it under advisement. We hope you'll stop in and see us again.
We loved Hampton Social’s atmosphere and style! Specially our host/waitress Jenny (?) was supernice. Music was too loud, maybe beacause of St Patrick’s day?
Me and my children loved king crab, ceviche and cheese cake!
This restaurant is not good for a friends’ get-together if they would like to have a conversation and catch up. The music is way too loud. We sat in a side section away from the main room with booming music and still had to shout at each other. The food was fine but was not outstanding. We all had the lobster roll—The butter version rather than the traditional one with mayo. It was good, but I may have liked the one with mayo better, which would add a tangy pop to the sandwich. The wine selection was adequate. The restaurant was quite crowded on the Saturday night that we visited and seemed quite popular with 20-35 year olds.
SueChiTown, thank you for taking the time to post your review. While I'm glad to hear there were aspects of your visit that you enjoyed, I'm sorry that your meal was just satisfactory and that the acoustics were overpowering. We appreciate the feedback and will definitely take it under advisement. We hope you'll give us another opportunity in the future to impress you.
Waitress wasn’t attentive. Had to request the same thing several times.
TRASH, TRASH, TRASH!! HORRIBLE service. TERRIBLE food. JOKE of a place. Took 40 minutes for a server to even greet us. Way overpriced and disgusting. The server could not even pronounce the names of well known rosé. If you want to watch a bunch of 20 year olds taking selfies for hours then this place is for you.
The cuteness of the ambiance didn't do enough to compensate for the cold meal, undercooked cheeseburger, overall loudness, or overly touchy waitress.
melovefood, thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am sorry to hear that your visit left you disappointed. We never want our guests to leave feeling as though they did not enjoy themselves. I encourage you to contact me via OpenTable so that I can learn more about your experience so that we can correct the missteps that occurred.
The bus person reached to grab my plate but I wasn’t finished eating. He put his hands in my pancakes, I couldnt finish my food. My waitress didn’t seem like she wanted to be bothered. Food and drinks were great but service could have been much better.
Service was great from the hostess, to the bartender finally our server! Food and drinks were always coming out quickly. Food was fresh, perfect portions and great price point- felt like we found a gem.
thank you Hampton Social for kicking our night off right! We had a great time!
AmandaT, thank you for the great review! So glad that we were able demonstrate our capabilities for you and your companions and that we were able to jump-start your weekend in the right way. We hope you'll visit us again in the future.
Awesome ambience! We went back twice for the lobster roll!!
Thank you for the great review. We pride ourselves on our lobster rolls so we're happy to hear that you enjoyed them. We hope you come back soon.
Absolutely loved it. The atmosphere was great with live music and sea-side decor. The drink we got was served in a giant seashell bowl. It was huge and very refreshing! The food was great.
Loved the place! It was very unique and cute! Great brunch area and would definitely go back!!
Thanks for the great review! So glad you decided to stop in and brunch with us. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.
Best food ever. If you go for brunch get hashbrowns on the side.
Amazing service. Very attentive staff!
Thank you for the great review and for stopping in to dine with us. We hope you'll come back again soon.