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1723 North Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5501
+1 312-867-0110
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1723 North Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5501
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Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Lives up to and exceeds the hype. Worth every penny and then some. Chef Ashatz is an inspiration; his story on Spinning Plates is what got us to travel from Colorado Springs just to eat at his restaurant. We have been to Michelin rated restaurants...More

1  Thank traveldentist74
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This restaurant is a once in a lifetime experience. From the outside it appears to be nothing! On entry, its like entering Willy Wonkas factory, surprises around every corner. Its the work of a true genius mind. The experience is truly unique, highly proffessional yet...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2016

We had the extreme pleasure and privilege of dining here on NYE 2015 which is the last night of the original Alinea before their makeover in early 2016. I won't go into detail on the courses but every single one was fantastic and the wine...More

1  Thank Phil S
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Enjoyed a 12 course meal at Alinea. Very trendy ambience and good service. All of the courses were artistically decorated. When it comes to the taste of the food itself-it was a hit or miss. Few of the courses were just very strange in taste...More

1  Thank doratheexplorer93
Reviewed 2 January 2016

My husband took me here for my birthday. What a treat! The food is not only unique, but interesting and entertaining. There is certainly a level of performance that goes a long with this dinner. Some of the dishes clearly had to be timed perfectly....More

1  Thank Xulox
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I am so lucky to live in Chicago with all of the great food but this experience isn't like anything I have ever done. My wife wanted desperately to go for her birthday so I reserved the date. Note that I literally had to book...More

4  Thank tom b
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Alinea is a feted restaurant and has plenty of idiosyncratic style. But ultimately every gourmet restaurant has to be tested by its food and the Alinea cooking was just not good enough on my visit. There were gimmicks and novelties aplenty but it's not enough...More

12  Thank Less_is_more2
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

This is not a meal but a truly wonderful experience. When you enjoy the food here you are taken to another level of what a meal of this calaber can be.

1  Thank mmargo3537
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Go in for a celebration of your senses! The food and presentation will surprise you all the way to the grand finale. It is expensive but worth every penny. Impeccable service added totthe experience.

Thank Jmeneme
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Amazing! expensive but if you think of it as a night of entertainment- it's well worth it! Get the wine pairing!!

1  Thank 12doglover34
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.
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24 September 2017|
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Response from geridicola | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend a jacket. It is probably not mandatory but everyone had one on when we where there.
20 July 2017|
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Response from Yvonne W | Reviewed this property |
I went for the full menu at the gallery as I wanted the full experience and it was just right for 1 person
Kathy D
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 150 - US$ 1,000
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
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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
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