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Hub 51

51 W. Hubbard St. Send to Phone
312-828-0051 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
Melman sons follow in pop’s footsteps with this hopping, diversely flavored haunt.
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Lunch Mon.-Sat., Dinner nightly, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
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Dining room at Hub 51, Chicago, IL

Hub 51 Restaurant Review

: R.J. and Jerrod Melman --- sons of mega-restaurateur Rich Melman (Lettuce Entertain You) --- work the room at their own baby, a stylish River North restaurant. Soaring, exposed ceilings and an open floor plan give the place loft appeal; flat-screens, a DJ booth and comfortable bar area give the young and young-at-heart crowd a reason to lounge. Service runs like a finely tuned vehicle, and there are so many good-sounding menu options, it’s hard to choose. From crispy rock shrimp tacos and California rolls to a properly prepared burger, grilled Amish chicken, salmon and short ribs, there’s a meal for all tastes. We especially like snacking on the chile-braised, pulled chicken nachos and crisp baked potato "debris," a concoction laced with sage, rosemary and romesco sauce. When looking for a change of pace, grab a cocktail at adjunct Sub 51.

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