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South Water Kitchen

225 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60601
888-306-3507
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Ranked #761 of 8,344 Restaurants in Chicago
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Wacker
Transit: Lake St. stop on the Red Line.
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United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Dan is one of the best bartender's in the city. My favorite is the Mescal old fashioned. Freakishly good! They know their stuff when it comes to drinks. My wife and also had breakfast which was amazing as well. Great selection of juices, fresh!

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Beach Park, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The Staff was accommodating while I waited to be greeted drinking Coffee and eating Toast for My Wife to join me for our first meal of the day. I chose the traditional Eggs Benedict, it was delicious

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Evanston, Illinois
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

My wife and I went last night before a concert. The decor is very nice, and I was quite happy that from 6:00 until 7:30 the restaurant was quiet despite being busy. We had a booth and never had to raise our voices to talk. Very nice. We started with the Brussels sprout salad in mustard vinaigrette with cheese, nuts... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This restaurant had a menu that was different with some items I had not sampled in the past. The service was good. The decor was old Chicago. The meals were good for the most part. The desserts were disappointing. It was expensive.

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Queens, NYC
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Had lunch here the first day we arrived. Salmon salad was tasteless. For lunch the second day, the egg white omlet with toast and fruit was outstanding. But that was it. My poached eggs were hard boiled and my eggs benedict was the worst I've ever had. It's hard to beleve that this restaurant is part of so wonderful a... More

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North Jersey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Came with my son. His pancakes were fresh and flavorful and not droopy like you'd find at a buffet (which this is not). The OJ was fresh - which is nice. I had coffee, two eggs, sausage, toast and potatoes. Everything was good. Serive was polite and prompt. $43 with tip seems like a lot to me though...

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Montecito, California
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
170 helpful votes 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I had the venison Chilli with corn meal donuts quite different and foodie like and a slad with cheeses and black chard that was just wonderful. creative and interesting food. Should be more crowded.

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SouthWaterKitchen, General Manager at South Water Kitchen, responded to this review

Jimnick, We’re thrilled you chose South Water Kitchen and had a great time. Sending happy, shiny thoughts right back at you! Cheers! Charlotte O'Donahue - GM More

atlanta
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46 reviews 46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

sat at the bar - had a custom made flatbread pizza and a couple of drinks! Moscow mules were delicious and the pours on the whiskey were pretty good. Bartenders were awesome!

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SouthWaterKitchen, General Manager at South Water Kitchen, responded to this review

catwomanatlanta, Thanks for dining with us! We love to hear our guest share their love for our bartenders - we think they are pretty awesome too! We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Chicago - Cheers! Charlotte O'Donahue - GM More

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We were staying at the Monaco and came here on our last day (Sunday) for brunch. We had a big group of 12 but were seated right away. The food was great and the staff did a great job taking care of our large group. They even split the checks up with a smile!

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SouthWaterKitchen, General Manager at South Water Kitchen, responded to this review

Will H., We’re thrilled you chose South Water Kitchen and had a great time. Sending happy, shiny thoughts right back at you! We look forward to welcoming you back the next time you visit Chicago! Cheers - Charlotte O'Donahue - GM More

San Diego, California
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Although nothing special the kitchen put out very decent hotel food. At breakfast they have freshly squeezed veggie/fruit juice, unusual in hotels.

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SouthWaterKitchen, General Manager at South Water Kitchen, responded to this review

Winehen, Thank you for dining with us! We love that we get to play with our fancy juicer everyday & it made us smile that you enjoyed our cold pressed juices We look forward to welcoming you back when you visit Chicago next - Cheers, Charlotte O'Donahue - GM More

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Additional Information about South Water Kitchen

Address: 225 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60601
Phone Number: 888-306-3507
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American

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