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State and Lake Chicago Tavern

4.2
1050 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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  • Pre/post Theatre (19)
  • Casual (8)
  • Happy Hour (8)
Led by award-winning Executive Chef Nathan Sears, sleek contemporary gastropub State and Lake Chicago Tavern combines the flare of artisanal American cuisine with the warm, welcoming vibe of a neighborhood pub. Named after the iconic intersection in the heart of the city, State and Lake Chicago Tavern serves up new twists on bistro fare, with an emphasis on featuring the finest locally sourced and wholesome ingredients. Offering Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night and Weekend Brunch, Chef Nathan Sears's menu is composed of small plates and larger entrees. Artisanal beer selections – many from the Midwest – pair gracefully with the fare as does State and Lake Chicago Tavern's extensive wine list and handcrafted, classic cocktails.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
American
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Hours of operation
BREAKFAST Monday-Friday: 6:30am-11am
LUNCH Monday-Friday: 11am-4pm
DINNER Monday - Thursday: 4pm-11pm, Friday-Saturday: 4pm-2am, Sunday: 4pm-10pm
WEEKEND BRUNCH 7am - 2pm
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Phone number
(312) 239-9400
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Nathan Sears
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Lake Street
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Parking details
Valet parking is offered through the hotel:
0 - 3 hours: $17
2 - 8 hours: $28
Over 8 hours: $65
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Public transit
Red Line: State and Lake
Brown/Purple/Green/Orange Line: State and Lake
Blue Line: Clark and Lake
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Entertainment
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY: Live Acoustic Music 10PM
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Special events & promotions
If you are interested in booking a private event, please contact our Catering Department at (312) 239-9517 or by email at catering@thewithotel.com
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Bar Dining, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

State and Lake Chicago Tavern is an ideal location to enjoy a breakfast event, business or girl’s luncheon, or a plethora of events including after work receptions, rehearsal dinners, or corporate dinners. A warm rustic space filled with organic colors and vintage elements.

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What 1050 People Are Saying
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4.2  based on recent ratings
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4.3
service
4.2
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3.7
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81% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipJimB (Chicago)
4.0  Dined 4 days ago

Good experience. Good food, good service. Ambience very nice.

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CBVAL (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

We loved the service and food! It was so convenient to come here after a show at the Chicago Theater, and we were pleasantly surprised at how great everything was. We would definitely come back (with or without kids).

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VictoriaM (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

State and Lake Tavern was great to stop at for a filling bite right after we checked out of the hotel. Their brunch options were amazing. I highly recommend the potatoes -- everything my girlfriend and I had was delicious. Service was attentive but not hovering, and the entire environment was moody and dark; perfect for date night. It has a beautiful ambiance and is a more low-key environment than The Roof.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on January 31, 2018

Great location for theater, good food and wonderful service!

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mrrab (Indiana)
5.0  Dined on January 31, 2018

I really enjoyed the sandwich menu. A good selection of not the normal choices.
Good atmosphere and good food.

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Fit2eat (Louisville)
4.0  Dined on January 28, 2018

Very enjoyable experience for brunch! I had a glass of wonderful champagne and the sirloin and eggs with a side of pimento. Everything was wonderful. My husband had the white chocolate french toast which was so decadent and the hot chocolate which was amazing! Our server, Jorge, was so friendly and helpful. Over-the-top service! Highly recommend this place.

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justaregularguy (Chicago)
3.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Stopped by for pre theater dinner. Pub food was ok. It met our needs. Nothing special but very convenient for our evening.

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PattyD (Chicago)
3.0  Dined on January 7, 2018

I had been to State and Lake Chicago Tavern a few years ago and recalled a good experience. I suggested it for our dinner after a show with some friends recently. I was very disappointed in my meal choice, as was one of my friends. 3 guests were pleased with their meals. I ordered a "salmon salad" and it was the weirdest thing I have ever eaten. And not in a good way. Strange combination of ingredients that did not go well together. One friend ordered a "beet salad" and it was mostly cabbage and hardly any beets. She did not like it. We did have roasted brussel sprouts appetizer that was very good, as well as a big pretzel with mustard (also good). Bottom line--order the burger. It looked delicious.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
3.0  Dined on January 7, 2018

Pre theatre meal

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

New Years Eve

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