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440 S La Salle St, Chicago, IL 60605-1028
+1 312-663-8920
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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440 S La Salle St, Chicago, IL 60605-1028
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Reviewed September 20, 2014

I have enjoy Chef Joho for decades. This most recent experience was truly wonderful again. The service was perfect but not stuffy. The wine list exciting and the sommelier very knowledgable and helpful. Each course was presented flawlessly and was perfect. That word pretty much...More

1  Thank mssrfoie
Reviewed September 19, 2014

We attended with a group of 7 - the setting is lovely, quiet, elegant. The view of West Chicago might lights is nice, but the food and the service is the triumph. The combination of Classic French technique and the best of local (Michigan peaches...More

1  Thank HCopeJ
Reviewed September 2, 2014

We ate there for our anniversary and had a great time. The view was incredible. We were able to watch the sunset and had a table by the window. This is a tried and true traditional gourmet. We enjoyed the tasting menu and the wine...More

1  Thank The_Cody_Concierge
Reviewed August 31, 2014

We were very disappointed with our dinner at Everest. We had the four course option with wine pairings. The prelude was interesting and whetted our appetite. Things went downhill from there. Our two starters, smoked salmon and pork cheeks with veal tongue were ok. The...More

2  Thank SuAnne L
Reviewed August 29, 2014

In a town know for food everst sets itself apart with spectacular food and service. We have been to many of the great restaurants in the US and abroad but I must say I was very impressed with Everest. We were able to get reservations...More

1  Thank JIm V
Reviewed August 20, 2014

Its hard giving such a restaurant such a mediocre rating but in the end I couldn't say our experience overall was better than average. The food is superb - lovely choices, everything full of flavour and interesting. The wine list disappointing - you may fare...More

Thank PAH2008
Reviewed August 6, 2014

The tasting menu was outstanding with each course being better than the last. The veal, which can also be ordered ala carte, was the real star. Without exaggeration, it is one of the best meals I've ever had.

1  Thank LadyLuxeNYC
Reviewed July 23, 2014

We were very excited to go into a top rated, relais & chateau restaurant in Chicago and chose the Everest, which is unfortunately located in a so-so area of town and which is hard to get to as there are no signage of this place...More

2  Thank TseLovan
Reviewed July 22, 2014

Among some more adventurous choices on a recent trip to Chicago, I chose Everest to provide a reliable example of classic food, and it lived up to that expectation. The carte provides typical French cuisine choices, and the food was faultless - and good value...More

1  Thank Frostback
Reviewed June 18, 2014

I have to say I really enjoy the full staff service that comes with a Relais et Chateaux restaurant. Everyone has their job and they all work together so effortlessly. It’s a pleasure to watch the dance of staff throughout the dining room. I like...More

1  Thank AppleSpice
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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Response from OakLawnJayC | Reviewed this property |
It was cloudy when I was their but I think the windows faced South so I don't think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$60 - $80
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 S La Salle St, Chicago, IL 60605-1028
    (Congress & Van Buren)
  • Public Transportation: Right off the LaSalle/Van Buren stop of the Brown Line Trains.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-663-8920
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Located in an unforgettable setting on the 40th floor of the Chicago Stock Exchange, Everest allows you and your guests the opportunity to take in the glittering skyline while enjoying Chef/Proprietor J. Joho's world-renowned French cuisine, consisting of the finest seasonal fare, local specialties and organic ingredients. Our luxurious private dining rooms come alive with attentive service and fulfilled requests including personalized menus, customized décor, music, audio-visual presentations and displays. As the only Chicago member of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux, Everest accommodates any size affair, from an intimate dinner to a 175-guest soirée.
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