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Alinea

1723 North Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5501
+1 312-867-0110
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
1723 North Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5501
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1 - 10 of 1,051 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I recommend reading Chef Grant Achatz's biography Life on the Line to better understand the experience of this restaurant. His devotion to creativity in designing a unique dining experience is extraordinary. Each of our ten courses was an expected and surprising combination of foods prepared...More

Thank cvillediner
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can not understand the true nature of Alinea without having some direct (hands on) proficiency regarding the challenges of working with food - of what is simple preparation and what constitutes complexity. I remember before going to this establishment, reading a lot of reviews...More

1  Thank ZippyTraveler1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Expectations were very high given reputation and price. The meal was simply sublime. Delicious and beautiful. Impeccable service. Hope to return some day!

Thank nny60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Alinea to celebrate my 1 year wedding anniversary and I have to say that my expectations were exceeded... and I expected A LOT for how much money it cost. I was a little nervous as I am a vegetarian and I wasn't...More

Thank Abarnett118
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At Alinea my family and I didn´t have dinner; we had an extravagant adventure. I took my son a long time to find a reservation, with a reminder in the calendar the day the new dates were available and then clicking and refreshing the page...More

1  Thank RicherTrips
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Achatz and Bagale have created a masterpiece. Twice. Alinea's Kitchen Table experience isn't just food; it's visual art, it's theater, it's music. It's Mozart, it's Miles Davis, it's rock 'n' roll. A group of us celebrated a variety of milestones at the Kitchen Table, which...More

Thank Karl H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked visit on the 15th of march for a memorial weekend dinner. Upon booking, one must pay for the entire meal, to include tax and tip. With that being said, anticipation was at an all time high for my family and myself. We have so...More

Thank Jay L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's hard to describe the Alinea experience. You have to be there to truly understand. If you can afford it, you won't be sorry

Thank Ionutzini
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have wanted to dine at Alinea ever since I saw the Netflix Chef’s Table episode on Grant Achatz. Quite the story! Unfortunately I was unable to get a table on the main floor for the full experience so we dined in the ‘Salon’. The...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On my bucket list for several years and I was not disappointed. Great experience with the mystery, aromas, surprises, games, anticipation, textures, etc. The sommelier was top notch; we got a bottle of wine instead of a wine pairing which worked out well with the...More

1  Thank runcation
Nearby
Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through
one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park
boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a
free zoo open to visitors year-round. This
pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks,
row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln
Park itself borders the lakefront area offering
peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline.
...More
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Kathy D
When is the first date I can make a reservation for July 6, 2017?
28 March 2017|
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Response from MAG_Chicago_312 | Reviewed this property |
You can call them as well. Usually they don't go beyond 90 days
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Ali P
Is creekstone meat served at Alinea by any chance? What about "Halal" meat? Thank you!
9 March 2017|
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Response from bkp21 | Reviewed this property |
No idea, just email them they are extremely helpful.
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amy70
How easy is it to get a reservation for 2 people? We don't want to book flights for September then find that we can't get a table
6 March 2017|
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Response from senchicago | Reviewed this property |
They open up the calendar approximately 60 - 90 days in advance. If you are looking for September, call them and ask for the date they open the books for your desired day/time. Then be sure to go online (tocktix) to buy your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 150 - US$ 1,000
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1723 North Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5501
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 312-867-0110
  • E-mail
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