Dining - American Contemporary

676 Restaurant and Bar

At 676 Restaurant & Bar, Chef Anthony Herve features modern Midwest American cuisine. His commitment to "Midwest & Local Whenever Possible" is supported by local farm partners from Chicago's Green City Market, farms from Illinois and our surrounding states as well as our own organic gardens from our fifth floor sundeck. 

676 N Michigan Ave
Chicago , IL 60611
(312) 944-6664

676 N Michigan Ave, Chicago , IL 60611

(312) 944-6664

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Allium

Located in the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, Allium has quickly become a favorite on Chicago's culinary scene. Dine on modern American cuisine, rooted in regional, farm-to-table ingredients and offered in a vibrant, welcoming setting with exceptional service.

120 E. Delaware Place
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 799-4900

120 E. Delaware Place, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 799-4900

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Beacon Tavern

Beacon Tavern offers dining in a rustic, casually-upscale setting steps from the Chicago riverfront and the Magnificent Mile. 

Chef Bob Broskey's menu features elevated interpretations of tavern classics, as well as seafood-forward dishes. Familiar American cocktails merged with new techniques, an approachable and thoughtful wine list, and draft beers that mix local craft selections with international offerings are highlights on the libations menu.

Guests of this welcoming go-to gathering spot take in spectacular, unobstructed views of downtown Chicago through floor-to-ceiling windows or from the seasonal outdoor patio, all while enjoying comfortable, elegantly simple fare. 

Beacon Tavern opened in the spring of 2016 and is in the family of restaurants that includes: Acanto, Coda Di Volpe, The Dawson and The Gage.

*Photo Credit: James John Jetel

405 N. Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 955-4226

405 N. Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 955-4226

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Beatrix

Beatrix is an inviting neighborhood restaurant, coffeehouse and meeting place in Chicago's River North. Our menu highlights healthful cooking, vegetarian entrees and comfort food dishes. Drink menus feature all-American wines, local craft beers and fresh-squeezed juice cocktails. Our coffee bar showcases iconic Chicago roasters and pastries from our in-house bakery. Beatrix serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee, late night and weekend brunch.

671 North St. Clair
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 642-0001

519 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 284-1377

519 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654

(312) 284-1377

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Cherry Circle Room

Executive Chef Pete Coenen has created a rustic yet refined menu for Cherry Circle Room, inspired by Chicago Athletic Association menus dating as far back as the 1890s. The dishes are creative takes on familiar regional classics, all utilizing the best and freshest seasonal ingredients. The menu offers several table side presentations of classic cuts of meat, fresh seafood, thoughtfully composed and plated house specialties, and a playful selection of desserts.

12 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60603
312-792-3515

12 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603

312-792-3515

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Copper Fox

Copper Fox is a contemporary American restaurant with a seasonal focus on local ingredients, craft beer and cocktails.

155 E. Ontario Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 255-8505

155 E. Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 255-8505

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deca RESTAURANT + BAR

The casual elegance of art deco and contemporary classic cuisine come together in deca RESTAURANT + BAR, a brasserie-inspired experience on The Magnificent Mile in the lobby of the Ritz-Carlton Chicago, a Four Seasons Hotel. The authenticity of the cuisine and the warmth of the stylish, comfortable setting transcends to the personable service of the staff, making for a memorable experience morning to night.

160 E. Pearson Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 573-5160

160 E. Pearson Street, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 573-5160

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Ember Grille

The Ember Grille is heralded among historic Chicago eateries as one of the trendiest restaurants in town. Its chic ambiance is accented by floor-to-ceiling curtains, which can be draped closed for private dining. Ember Grille features an inventive menu of grilled fish and poultry. And, the selection of "superfoods" rich in antioxidants and nutrients work to revitalize your body. Dramatic views of the Chicago River also make this the perfect choice for breakfast or lunch. 

320 N. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 836-5499

320 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60654

(312) 836-5499

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Freestyle Food and Drink in the dana hotel and spa

At freestyle, we have a passion for food and a desire to share that passion. Utilizing fresh, sustainable ingredients, we create American tastes with a global twist. The vision, inspired by renowned chef Rodelio Aglibot, is to provide a diverse taste experience. At freestyle, many of our plates are designed for sharing - and for those who desire their own plateful of delicious, full entrees are available.

660 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 202-6050

660 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60610

(312) 202-6050

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GreenRiver Chicago

GreenRiver is a restaurant and bar that brings exceptional cocktails, seasonal American fare and a beautiful outdoor terrace to Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood. Cocktails draw inspiration from the Irish Americans who helped transform Chicago into the mighty metropolis it is today. Seasonal dishes range from snacks to plates, offering guests the option to sample a few bites at the bar or enjoy a full dinner. GreenRiver is a collaboration between the Best Bar in the World team of Jack McGarry and Sean Muldoon (The Dead Rabbit) and Danny Meyer's Union Square Events.

259 E. Erie Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 472-6974

259 E. Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 472-6974

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NiX Restaurant

NiX is a favorite find. Soups, salads, pastas, sandwiches and our seasonal menus feature fresh and local ingredients in an elegant bistro atmosphere.

163 E Walton Place
Chicago , IL 60611
(312) 867-7575

163 E Walton Place, Chicago , IL 60611

(312) 867-7575

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NoMI Kitchen

A relaxed open kitchen restaurant with a chic, contemporary atmosphere and stunning panoramic views of downtown Chicago, Historic Water Tower Square and Lake Michigan. Impeccable service from sincere and approachable staff. A commitment to the culture of great food. Flavours inspired by the seasons.

800 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 239-4030

800 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 239-4030

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Pierrot Gourmet

A European-style café, this popular restaurant features specialty coffees, teas, European wines, spectacular tartines, salads, fresh rotisserie chickens, sandwiches and pastries.  The natural wood interior complements warm terracotta tones inside, with al fresco dining in fine weather providing the ideal backdrop for an impressive breakfast, lunch or dinner.

108 E. Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 573-6749

108 E. Superior Street, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 573-6749

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Purple Pig, The

Located on The Magnificent Mile, The Purple Pig is a collaboration of chefs Scott Harris of Mia Francesca, Tony Mantuano of Spiaggia, Jimmy Bannos and Jimmy Bannos Jr. of Heaven on Seven. Featuring housemade charcuterie, cheeses and classic Mediterranean fare plus an extensive yet accessible wine list.

500 N. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 464-1744

500 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 464-1744

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Sable Kitchen

Step into Sable Kitchen & Bar. Discover what you've been waiting for: A new American gastro-lounge that artfully reinstates the cocktail to its rightful throne, a place where you'll lose yourself in a menu of Chef Heather Terhune's soul-satisfying social plates of delectable hors d'oeuvres, fresh fish, meats, sustainable selections from the farm and garden, alongside a collection of hand-crafted brick-oven flatbreads.

505 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 755-9704

505 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60654

(312) 755-9704

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Sixteen

Sixteen is the Michelin-rated restaurant located on the 16th floor of the Chicago Trump International Hotel & Tower offering the ultimate fine dining experience. Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, Sixteen promises an exceptional fine dining experience matched by equally exceptional city views from the Trump Chicago hotel's 30-foot floor-to-ceiling windows that frame spectacular vistas of Lake Michigan, the Chicago River and the Wrigley Clock Tower.

401 N. Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 588-8030

401 N. Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 588-8030

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State and Lake Chicago Tavern

State and Lake Chicago Tavern Restaurant’s award-winning chefs are on-call morning to night because your day is about more than one great dining experience. You’re coming from a neighborhood walking tour, from your office nearby or catching a concert across the street. You’re with family, friends, a colleague, a client. The food and drinks have to be delightful, the service stellar and the atmosphere warm and friendly. Then, it’s back to life. State and Lake Restaurant gets all that. Drop in and savor what they mean. 

201 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 239-9400

201 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601

(312) 239-9400

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The Vig Chicago

The Vig Chicago is a 1950's themed sports parlor in the heart of Old Town with a refined kitchen and classic cocktails designed for the contemporary drinker. The Vig's concept is centered around the playful story line "that it's good to be bad." Inspiration stemming from movies, sports and historical scenarios where we reluctantly connect with the bad guy. This concept is found through out the restaurant in our architecture and design work as well as our food and drink menus. Every aspect of The VIG is designed around inspiring the lost art of conversation.

1527 N. Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 982-2176

1527 N. Wells Street, Chicago, IL 60610

(312) 982-2176

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