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Top 10 Restaurants With a View in Chicago

Posted: 09/20/2013 4:14 pm

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The Windy City's location on the shores of Lake Michigan makes for some great views from many of Chicago's restaurants. We've selected 10 dining establishments that all feature food worthy of being accompanied by such majestic vistas.

Cité
Lake Point Tower
505 N. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60611

Cité offers 360-degree views from its 70th floor perch atop Lake Point Tower, and serves up dishes like steak tartare and butter-poached lobster.

Read the complete restaurant review of Cité


Courtright's
8989 Archer Ave.
Willow Springs, IL 60480

Courtright's features window tables that look out on a forest preserve and a seasonally changing menu that toes the line between creative contemporary and regional American.

Read the complete restaurant review of Courtright's


Everest
Chicago Stock Exchange
440 S. La Salle St., 40th Fl.
Chicago, IL 60605

Everest, sitting atop the 40th floor of the Chicago Stock Exchange, has been wowing visitors with its view of the Chicago skyline for over 25 years.

Read the complete restaurant review of Everest


Grand Lux Café
600 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

At the Grand Lux Café, diners can enjoy views from the glassed-in rotunda and a menu full of American favorites.

Read the complete restaurant review of Grand Lux Café


The J. Parker
1816 N. Clark St., 13th Floor
Chicago, IL 60614

This cocktail-and-appetizer spot allows patrons to eat and drink while taking in views afforded by the mostly open-air patio.

Read the complete restaurant review of The J. Parker


NoMI Kitchen
Park Hyatt Chicago
800 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

Boasting floor-to-ceiling windows that gaze out upon Michigan Avenue, NoMI Kitchen offers seasonal cuisine, cool cocktails and fine wines.

Read the complete restaurant review of NoMI Kitchen

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North Pond
2610 N. Cannon Dr.
Chicago, IL 60614

At North Pond, diners are given a birds-eye view of the nearby park and pond while they enjoy the restaurant's French-meets-seasonal American cuisine.

Read the complete restaurant review of North Pond


Riva
Navy Pier
700 E. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

Riva's location at Navy Pier allows diners to enjoy views of the fireworks display as well as the downtown skyline.

Read the complete restaurant review of Riva


Signature Room at the 95th
John Hancock Center
875 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

From its location in the towering John Hancock Center, Signature Room at the 95th gives patrons a thrilling panorama of Chicago while they try dishes like seared red snapper.

Read the complete restaurant review of Signature Room at the 95th


Spiaggia
One Magnificent Mile, 2nd Floor
980 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

This luxurious Italian restaurant's tiered dining room allows for vistas of Oak Street Beach and Lake Michigan.

Read the complete restaurant review of Spiaggia

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