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Upstairs at the Gwen

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
521 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-3646
+1 312-645-1500
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“Awesome food, classy ambiance, exceptional service ”
26 Sep 2018
“Great setting in Chicago”
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
521 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-3646
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast before a business meeting. Clean, relaxing, prompt. Everything about my visit from the host and her manners to through the end of the meal with Meredith was top notch. Staff is thorough and friendly. The food was unique and delicious. I...More

Thank sarahfblack
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We walked here because someone recommended their rooftop. This is a swanky bar up on top of a hotel. It was pretty empty, drinks over priced. Bummed to find out rooftop closed for season. We had one drink and left.

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Yeah, we’ve all been to Cindy’s Rooftop and London House Rooftop. Lots of people with lots of noise and hard to even find a railing to get near, let alone a table. But, if you want a quieter more relaxed atmosphere with a fabulous view,...More

Thank Craig K
Reviewed 25 September 2018

This is a great place to chill when staying at The Gwen. Eddie is especially a great host.. great wine and drink selection. And the food is always excellent. The last time I ate here I ordered the brussel sprouts extra crispy and they were...More

Thank bekellyva
Reviewed 19 September 2018

The staff in the restaurant is awesome! They give every effort to make sure you are satisfied! The food is fresh and very tasty. The restaurant is very clean!

Thank Lordgod
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Great roof top, with very good service and drink menu. It is hard to get a big party in, but if patient you will enjoy.

Thank 833jurgenp
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Just stopped by the restaurant at The Gwen hotel. One word - phenomenal! Eddie was a very gracious host that ensured my fiancé and I were sat right away. Sergio had excellent cocktail recommendations. We ordered the crudo as an appetizer and it was amazing!...More

1  Thank Vegasjenni
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Thanks for Noemi and your help to get on our way back home...will always come back when in Chicago and refer anyone to do the same

Thank Dream790485
Reviewed 13 July 2018

If you wish to sit on the terrace it's lovely with private sitting areas, firepits, patio heaters etc. Great spot or just eat inside in the bar area as it's just as lovely.

Thank elainewP3222VY
Reviewed 13 July 2018

come to Chicago often for work, and last night was the third time I hosted a client happy hour at the Rooftop Bar at The Gwen this summer. Each time I've arrived, the hostess -- Vanessa Gonzalez -- has gone above and beyond for me....More

Thank Amber O
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-3646
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-645-1500
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