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The Promontory

5311 S. Lake Park Ave. (53rd St.) Send to Phone
The Longman & Eagle team are behind this Hyde Park music venue with American fare.

Dinner nightly
Open late Fri.-Sat.

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The Promontory, Chicago, IL

The Promontory Restaurant Review

: Dine on the first floor of this concert venue, which is part of the University of Chicago’s Harper Court project, one where big windows let in light and an indoor/outdoor vibe nods to its lakefront namesake. Try the hearth-roasted feta with olives and charred peppers, the rich wild boar Bolognese or the worthy lamb burger, which is garnished with smoked feta, preserved tomato relish and black olive tapenade and served alongside chickpea “fries.” For dessert, go for the reinvented baked Alaska, accompanied by hazelnut praline ice cream, espresso meringue and bourbon jelly. Choose among the selections from the brief but serviceable beer and wine lists.
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