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Les Nomades

222 E Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60611-3258
+1 312-649-9010
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“warm lobster” (13 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
222 E Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60611-3258
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived and saw the fabulous old brownstone Les Nomades converted we knew the evening was going to be special. The food was marvelous, atmosphere and service was second to none. Wonderful wine selections for every course completed a great evening.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank I3337NIdavids
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have dined at Les Nomades for a number of years with close friends who meet in Chicago every December. If you want loud, edgy and "out there" it isn't for you. The room is beautiful, the art stunning and the staff impeccable. The menu is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank P31202
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Les Nomades is the antithesis of what the "restaurant scene" has come to be. There's nothing especially inventive or novel about it and it's not the sort of place that you post about on instagram to inspire jealousy among your "friends." It's a classic French...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank adastraallen
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

The chef is highly regarded and well known for at least 20 years, and still working hard to make excellent and creative food in the sauce heavy French tradition. In short, if you enjoy French food, this restaurant is a must in Chicago. If you're...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carrb2014
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

38th wedding Anniversary came on October 25, 2018 Rochelle L. and Leonard E. has a very quiet evening dining on a cold but warmer evening in Streeterville at one of their most favor french restaurant called Les Nomades. Les Nomades is 222 East Ontario in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank leonardgm
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Truly an exceptional experience. We were on a business trip for our company and chose the restaurant for its location and reviews. What a find!!!! From the moment we entered we were greeted as special clients , we felt so welcome. The decor was perfect...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Prolineone
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

A haven of quiet elegance near the Navy Pier and Lake Michigan. Within walking distance of many hotels, from Marriott to Starwood to Hyatt to Hilton. Champagne offered on arrival Extensive wine list. Small portions with concentrated flavors. Fresh garnishes with flavor complement main ingredients...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank RMJ11
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We made reservations here on the advice of a friend. I was reluctant because of the price. But the flavors were out of this world. The Mushroom Soup was incredible. The tenderloin beef was so tender and delicious, my friend swears you don't even need...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank E H
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Wonderful location, food and service. Classic French menu, fabulous attentive waiters,great winelist and extraordinary food. We went for our anniversary and were very pleased. Definitely will return.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank snillor
Reviewed 9 August 2018

A delightful French restaurant featuring haute cuisine with modern twists. Fresh ingredients and excellent vegetable pairings. Wagyu short ribs and soufflé selection are MUST orders. Service is personable and unobtrusive. They punch way above their weight class. Pricey, but far less pretentious than many of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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7 June 2018|
Response from Stephen C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have valet services. Enjoy if you go. It is very good.
16 August 2017|
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Response from halpie52 | Reviewed this property |
Yes for men only. You have to wear a blazer or sport jacket. No tie required and doesn't have to be a suit. They have some blazers they can loan to you. Call first to see if your size is available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 E Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60611-3258
    (St. Clair)
  • Public Transportation: Michigan Avenue
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-649-9010
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