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Cité

505 N. Lake Shore Dr. (Grand Ave.) Send to Phone
312-644-4050 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
This elegant restaurant's 70th floor perch atop Lake Point Tower wins every time.

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Lunch Sat.-Sun., Dinner nightly
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Cité, Chicago, IL

Cité Restaurant Review

: Cité offers fantastic 360-degree views from its 70th floor perch atop Lake Point Tower, and therein lies the appeal. Really, the food is not the star of the show, but dishes like garlicky escargots, steak tartare and Wagyu New York strip taste fine when Navy Pier fireworks are in view. Furthering the romance-equals-luxe-appeal: butter-poached lobster, duck a l’orange and fruit de mer risotto. End your evening with a Cognac and tableside-flamed dessert.
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