Restaurant Partners

Local Restaurant Partners

Sinatra and cocktails set the mood as generous portions of USDA prime-aged beef and succulent seafood arrive at tables dressed in crisp linens. Guests indulge in martinis, generous porterhouses and decadent desserts. Morton’s is where you’ll find the classic steakhouse experience and…The Best Steaks Anywhere. Renowned for its signature menu and legendary hospitality, Morton’s is pleased to offer an award-winning wine list. Now open for lunch Monday – Saturday.

Roka Akor is a 2014 Michelin star recommended, stylish Prime steak, seafood & sushi restaurant that features Robatayaki style “open charcoal” cuisine.

LM Bistro
LM Bistro embrace innovative cooking and a cosmopolitan approach to the classic fine dining experience. Gastro Bistro chefs are often trained at traditional Michelin star restaurants In addition; they offer a cozy atmosphere and prix-fixe menus, as well as being set in un-touristy, un-ritzy parts of the city, where rents are still affordable. The determining factor of success is the authenticity of the food and quality of the dining experience.

At ENO, you’ll experience a dazzling taste and sensory experience. Why patronize a traditional wine bar when you can enjoy ENO’s refined yet lively locations? Our knowledgeable wine directors and servers can recommend pairings and answer questions about any aspect of our menus. We showcase 300 to 500 varietals of wine from around the world … offered by the bottle, glass, or flight (set of three) and served in Riedel crystal, on attractive hickory boards. Savor 35 different cheese types – available as individual slices or flights – served on marble slabs and accompanied by dried fruit, honey, and nuts. Chocolate lovers can select from an ever-changing menu of handmade truffles and bars crafted by local chocolatiers.

Fulton’s on the River
Fulton’s on the River, located on the Chicago River with views of downtown, offers the best of both worlds. A classic seafood and steak house, with an unparalleled devotion to procuring nothing but the highest quality ingredients. Quality service and an extensive wine and cocktail selection provide a great place to dine, relax and celebrate!

Hub 51Hub 51
HUB 51 is the new River North creation from R.J. and Jerrod Melman, the younger generation of the Lettuce Entertain You organization. HUB 51 is a convergence of entertainment, nightlife, dining and social activity-much like the offbeat creations of LEYE were years ago. Striving to be at the heart of Chicago’s social and dining scene, the attitude at HUB 51 is to expect the unexpected, a place offering unconventional perks, and outstanding food, drink and service in a spacious urban setting.

With its opening in December 1999, BIN 36 uncorked a dynamic new era in contemporary wining and dining with its multi-faceted, wine-driven concept. So much more than a traditional restaurant, BIN 36 is a thriving, one-stop destination for young professionals, area business people and Chicago visitors seeking everything from cappuccinos and small plates to a quick lunch, an after-work social scene or full-service, casual fine dining – even convenient shopping for wines, books and gifts.

Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! is a premier Spanish tapas restaurant located in Chicago. Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! is known for Tapas, the hot & cold appetizers of Spain; Paella, a typical Valencian rice dish served with vegetables and meat or seafood; and Sangria, Spain’s famous wine “fiesta” drink made from fruit, wine and liquors. Cafe Ba Ba Reeba! is owned by Chef Gabino Sotelino and Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises.

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