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835 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2203
+1 312-335-3663
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (29 reviews)
“soups” (19 reviews)
“pasta” (23 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:30All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
835 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2203
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1 - 10 of 249 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Good family atmosphere with great variety of food in 14 different stations in the restaurant. when you enter you get a card. Whenever you get something to eat from a station, they put that price on you card. Then at the end, you pay for...More

Thank rowanmcd154
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This food court experience is great when you have kids or are meeting up with friends. Everyone can get what they want, you can get seated at a table, and then you just pay for what you ate at the end. We took advantage of...More

Thank Alee514
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This food court has an overwhelming amount of options. You receive a blank card (like a credit card) upon entering. You can pick whatever you want: stir fry, chinese food, pizza, ice cream, crepes, soups, BBQ, hot dogs, burgers, wine, pasta, tacos, baked potato bar...More

Thank aarroyo9
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

A great place to stop for food after a day on Michigan Ave. Lots of variety. The food is pretty good. The pasta is made fresh to order. Good value. Great if you are with a group of people that want different types of food.

Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Located on the ground floor of the Hancock building, this food court offers multiple food areas and covers multiple types of food and beverage. As might be imagined, the quality of the offerings varies. There are tables, and chairs to enjoy the food. Pizza by...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Great spot for our big group who couldn't decide on what to eat. Ended up trying FoodLife and couldn't be happier. Lots of choices all under one roof, and was fairly reasonable. And the staff were very friendly and the place was clean and kept...More

Thank JayCes
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We were shopping at Water Tower Place and had no idea what we wanted for lunch. That was perfect! They give you a card when they seat you, and then you take your card up to one of the many stations (BBQ, Tacos, Pasta, Soup,...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is an upscale food court that has every selection you can think of. You get handed a credit card when you enter and then you go to whatever you are in the mood for. They swipe the card and when you are finished you...More

Thank CAMellon
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is an interesting concept - lots of different food offerings all under one roof - you get a credit card , charge everything you pick up too the card including drinks - wine /beer etc and at the end on check out you pay....More

1  Thank TOPCAT010
Reviewed 23 February 2017

You cannot say there are not enough choices at Foodlife- something for every palate. My daughter loves the pasta, my son the Mexican, me the stir fry...and everyone is happy! Great place for a break from WT....

Thank James C
Magnificent Mile
Over 400 stores pack the concrete along Michigan
Avenue, the eight-block stretch known as Magnificent
Mile. This area between Oak Avenue and the Chicago
River is more a shopping paradise than a full-out
neighborhood. For prime upscale shopping, this is the
place to go. It’s busy, energetic, and packed with
shoppers. You'll also find hundreds of restaurants and
dozens of hotels, all on the mid- to high-end scale.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 835 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2203
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Magnificent Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Magnificent Mile
  • Phone Number: +1 312-335-3663
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