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The Gage

24 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 372-4243
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Ranked #78 of 8,282 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Mon 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Madison
Transit: The Brown, Purple, Green, Orange and Pink Lines drop you off at Madison St. and Wabash St. (just a few blocks from the restaurant). The Red Line drops you off at Monroe St. and State St. (just a few blocks from the restaurant. The 3, 4, X4, 14, 26, 127, 145, 147, 148, and 151 bus routes all stop within a block of the restaurant.
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San Jose, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Delicious food and excellent service keep me coming back to The Gage. Located across from Grant Park, I often stop here with friends after going to the Art Institute of Chicago. My recent favorite dish is a scallop appetizer with kimchee. A quirky dish with so much flavor. Great patio for outdoor dining when the weather permits.

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Atmosphere is great in the restaurant.. Appetizers and entries were delicious. Average spending was around 55$ per person with tips.

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Clemson, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

I was recently in Chicago, and ate at The Gage....WOW!! The food was beyond good, and the service was impeccable! I can't wait until my next trip to Chicago so I can go back and try something else.

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Chicago, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Recently hosted an event at The Gage. The service was excellent, and the food outstanding. The owner stopped by to make sure we were happy. Although the bar upstairs can be a bit noisy, the dining room was quiet enough to hold a conversation, and the private events room was very quiet. Can't beat the location on Michigan Avenue! Whether... More

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Spokane, Washington
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

If you are a Chicago visitor, this is a don,t miss place. Check into your hotel, walk down Michigan Avenue...have lunch at Gage. It's so good, sometimes we have to do it several times during a trip. Sometimes have to have a good-bye lunch. Fabulous food, so much more so than any other pub food. Wait, IS this a pub?... More

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Hutchinson, Minnesota
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

My Wife & I visited The Gage for the first time with another couple on a Monday afternoon in September around 1:30pm. We were seated immediately in this restaurant that has great decor & atmosphere. The menu had a great variety of food and our waiter was very informative of any menu item we asked about & it's preparation. The... More

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Regina, Saskatchewan
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57 reviews 57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Great atmosphere and location with nice menu and decent prices. Good spot for a meal, snack or drink!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Lovely place to grab a bite after spending the day at the art institute!!! Very old Chicago in its design with all kind of funky cocktails...... Have the cheese plate, it's lovely!

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Delmar, New York
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81 reviews 81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

After visiting the Art Institute, we went to The Gage for lunch. It was very crowded, yet the service was very attentive. I thought that the portions were substantial and the prices very reasonable. It was so good that we ate there for lunch a second time during our 5-day trip to Chicago. We actually shared a sandwich during our... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We had accepted a late dinner reservation for 9 pm at The Gage. We thought we'd just have drinks and some appetizers. After we received our drinks and were deciding on our food, we were surprised by the manager who brought us four glasses of champagne (courtesy of our concierge at the Hilton), then another gentleman came and checked on... More

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Additional Information about The Gage

Address: 24 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
Phone Number: (312) 372-4243
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: American

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