We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


1723 North Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5501
+1 312-867-0110
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hot potato” (27 reviews)
“black truffle” (23 reviews)
“roe” (11 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1723 North Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5501
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (1,178)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

341 - 350 of 1,076 reviews

Reviewed 21 October 2015

Great fine dining experience! Every dish was special. This place is only comparable to the best restaurants in the wolrld. One of the highlights was the dessert prepared by the chef on our table like as if he was paiting a master piece in front...More

1  Thank Dafne_ca
Reviewed 21 October 2015

First off, yes, it's worth it. I promise. The food is an entertainment aspect all on its own, seeing how it's presented and trying to figure out how to eat it. This is dinner and a show, except part of the show is for your...More

Thank amandafantastic
Reviewed 21 October 2015

I have been wanting to check out Alinea for YEARS since I saw it on tv. Well, it was worth the wait because the whole dining experience was nothing short of amazing. Yes, the food was great but the overall atmosphere/food presentation/service really elevate the...More

Thank travelbirds0809
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Top rated, definitely for special occasions. The presentation is a work of art, excellent food, excellent service. You will enjoy it for sure!!! Gerry

Thank Gerry R
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This is in the top 10 in the world for a reason. Excellent execution, fantastic and friendly and fun service, delicious food. Only small fault was it went to quickly, we actually couldn't believe we were on dessert as still hungry for the mains but...More

Thank alicecourt
Reviewed 15 October 2015

It's Unique!! It's an Experience even a second time!! When you first reserve you must know that this isn't really a restaurant but an evening of OMGs!!! Our party of four was pleased with the courses, service and playful artfulness of serving things that we...More

Thank Cam8880
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

It is an experience. Amazing place, amazing food. Service superb... They also make it fun so you forget for a moment how much you are paying for this... So worth it though! 👏🏻👏🏻

Thank travelingisalliwant
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I was enchanted from the moment I stepped out of the car assisted by the doorman to the moment my coat was gently placed on my shoulders as I exited. It was a crazy, fun, intimate, great evening. The small dining area actually allowed for...More

Thank Priceal
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We were sat in a more private room upstairs which I was happy about. There were maybe three other tables in there. The only thing that detracted from my experience was that I felt our server was not comfortable with us and didn't want to...More

1  Thank jambajamba
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I went in with high expectations and still kept being pleasantly surprised. A collage of wonderful food tastes, puzzles, structures and designs. The experience is as much like witnessing a performance art show as it is like having a dinner. Definitely worth it, if you...More

5  Thank JakCv
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.
Nearby Restaurants
Boka Restaurant
446 reviews
.02 miles away
251 reviews
.11 miles away
Burger Bar Chicago
148 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Oz Park
55 reviews
.37 miles away
Steppenwolf Theatre Company
201 reviews
.09 miles away
74 reviews
.36 miles away
The iO Theater
97 reviews
.38 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
20 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
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
27 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from MAG_Chicago_312 | Reviewed this property |
You can call them as well. Usually they don't go beyond 90 days
Ali P
9 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from bkp21 | Reviewed this property |
No idea, just email them they are extremely helpful.
Improve this listing

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
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing