Hotel Dining & Restaurants | The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Michigan Avenue Chicago

521 North Rush Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611 USA
+1 312-645-1500

Dining


Dine Art Deco or Al Fresco at The Gwen

Dine in the elegant spaces of our downtown Chicago restaurants. The divinely Art Deco Circa Restaurant, serves breakfast daily while Upstairs at The Gwen, our rooftop retreat offering cityscape views, serves hand-crafted cocktails paired with shareable small plate fare. Both locations are newly renovated and sure to dazzle.

Chef Bio

Executive Chef, Matt Jergens

Chef Matt began his culinary career in Boston and quickly moved up the ladder. With a focus on utilizing local farmers and purveyors, menus will evolve to reflect the changing seasons and ingredients that accompany them.

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Weekend Brunch

Join us every weekend as we feature culinary delights from Executive Chef Matt Jergens, and our American craft cocktail list.

Superior Suite - King Terrace

In-Room Dining

Enjoy our delicious restaurant fare from the privacy and comfort of your room. The room service menu offers the best from our kitchen and serves it to you fresh, hot, and in no time at all.

Dining Services

Room service, 24-hour

Room service

Breakfast

Continental breakfast, fee from 16.00 USD

Full American breakfast, fee from 25.00 USD

American

Upstairs at The Gwen

Wind down at our rooftop restaurant for al fresco dining against the backdrop of Chicago’s cityscape. Sip creative cocktails while sampling light fare surrounded by the enticing glow of our tabletop fire pits and panoramic views of the Magnificent Mile.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-645-1500

American

Circa Restaurant and Lounge

Savor Midwestern cuisine in the sleek but welcoming setting of our hotel's restaurant. Enjoy a delectable prosciutto di Parma quiche for breakfast, or select roasted Salmon for lunch or dinner. Retire to the adjacent Circa Lounge for a perfect nightcap.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-645-1500

Steakhouse, 0.3 MILES

Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab

Classic steak and seafood fare, including signature stone crab claws, served by a tuxedo-clad staff.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Formal Phone: +1 312-379-5637

Mediterranean, 0.2 MILES

The Purple Pig

Adventurous small plates plus house-cured meats and a lengthy wine list in small, lively quarters.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-464-1744

American, 0.2 MILES

Doc B's Fresh Kitchen

Counter-serve American spot offering seasonal comfort food in modern and spacious surroundings.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-999-9300

Seafood, 0.3 MILES

Benny's Chop House

High-end contemporary steakhouse serving aged steaks, seafood and pasta with piano music most nights.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Formal Phone: +1 312-626-2444

American, 0.2 MILES

Shaw's Crab House

Seafood restaurant and oyster bar with classic fare and sushi in clubby space with frequent live music.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-527-2722

American, 0.4 MILES

Michael Jordan's Steak House

Luxury steakhouse with seafood and American classics, plus a 1st-floor bar and images of its namesake.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Smart Casual Phone: +1 312-321-8823