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Edgewater Beach Cafe

5545 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60640-1662
+1 773-275-4141
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  • Very good16%
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3 weeks ago
“Charming atmosphere and good food”
28 Aug 2017
“My new favorite spot!”
Closed Now
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French, American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5545 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60640-1662
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My ladyfriends and I met for brunch in this charming location and thoroughly enjoyed it. The mimosas and bloody marys were standard brunch fare and the menu options, although limited, were more than adequate. The owner served as our waiter and was very attentive. The...More

Thank Sherlockian
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had a really wonderful meal here with my wife and another couple. Everything was delicious! Sesame Chicken, shrimp, escargot, steak, soup: all were amazing! Service was very laid back and casual very much as in Europe. The Owner was as nice and friendly as could...More

Thank Britethorn
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This cafe is a dinner only restaurant, located in the famous old Edgewater Beach Hotel. It's just a couple blocks from where my father lives and my dad eats there regularly. We have also had a couple of large family get-togethers here and they took...More

Thank Ricardo59IL
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The owner is very warm and makes you feel like a part of the family. He knows a lot of the customers, as they are regulars here (pretty neat to have so many repeat customers in a city with a multitude of restaurants to choose...More

Thank Luvingmywine
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Small enough to feel cozy, awesome cowboy music, on selected nights, and gourmet food. It was a Mimosa and french flavored meal

Thank Shelly B
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Great food, wonderful and classy setting. Circa 1929 historic landmark building. Art Deco. Good service. Awesome steaks! Decent prices.

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Beautiful and classy atmosphere, piano player, and house magician who did some wonderful tricks for my daughter. The food was wonderful as well. It wasn't crowded when we went. Wish I had taken pictures to share.

1  Thank The_chiefs_squaw
Reviewed 26 November 2013

In line with the other reviews of the excellent food and service. I live nearby and have had my eye on this place for a long time waiting for the right opportunity to give it a try. That opportunity came this weekend when I hosted...More

4  Thank xjpc2
Reviewed 10 October 2013 via mobile

Had the duo of filets and the apple braised duck. Both were spectacular. The shame of it was that there was only one other couple in the place. Spread the word! Great french food for a wonderful price!

1  Thank Jason V
Reviewed 5 January 2012

This excellent restaurant is in the Edgewater Beach Apartment Building built in 1929 by the architect of the Drake Hotel in Chicago. It is run by a Vietnamese husband and wife couple with their son. The food is classic American/French with some Asian influence and...More

1  Thank nancerbug1
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daniel k
30 May 2016|
Response from Dutchtulip62 |
Menú is,several choices, reasonable porions, mimosas
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8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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  • Address: 5545 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60640-1662
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-275-4141
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