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Gene & Georgetti's Restaurant

#136 of 7,674 Restaurants in Chicago
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500 N Franklin St, Chicago, IL 60654-4669 (Illinois)
+1 312-527-3718
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Tennessee, United States
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158 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Chicago always means a great steakhouse to us. This visit was Gene & Georgetti's and it didn't disappoint. Classic Italian/steakhouse, good service, prompt seating on reservation time (8:15pm) wonderful wine, delicious steaks, spaghetti, blue cheese dressing and desserts.

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Thank DRL615
Geneva
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful food and service! Our waiter was very attentive on a busy packed Friday night right before Christmas. My husband and I went here because it was close to the theater and it more than exceeded our expectations

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Chicago, Illinois
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went here for lunch on Saturday knowing we'd have beef we wanted to eat earlier in the day. We each ordered the 10 oz filet, a side of Roasted Broccoli (I had to get the recipe and the waiter told me how to prepare....it was that good that on Sunday I made some at home to mix with the leftovers).... More 

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Flat Rock, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Group of 10 on a Saturday night with a reservation at 7:30, seated at 8:20. It was packed, no where really to even stand without running into a table, a waiter or someone at the bar. Server was very good, fried ravioli, calamari and salads were also good. The steaks, the very thing G & G is known for, is... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my adult sons on a Saturday night and the restaurant was busy but not packed. The walls are wood-paneled, tables are set with white tablecloths, and the waiters were mostly older gentlemen who seemed to be long-term employees. We had a crab cake and fried calamari as appetizers. I had a 7-ounce filet mignon, and both of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a restaurant week dinner and enjoyed one of the specials. We were seated properly at the time of our reservation and the table was very comfortable My wife very much enjoyed the garbage salad, I enjoyed the crabcake however I thought the crabcake was a commercially prepared and rather small We both thoroughly enjoyed the filet mignon and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I haven't been here for a very long time but this place is still one of Chicago's best restaurants. The food is outstanding, along with a great wine list. Beside that, you will find the lunch crowd full of the old Daley Era Machine cronies wining and dining away.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017

The Classic Chicago Steak House in Rosemont very near O'Hare was busy tonight as my wife and I enjoyed dinner with two friends. Two out of Three of our steaks ordered came out incorrectly cooked---a significant mistake for a famous Steak House--even on a busy night! Our server apologetically fixed this mistake as quickly as possible while two of us... More 

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Kaarst, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

This is a good place for Steak. Good quality, cooked to perfection. Sides and salad are okay but not up to the level of the steak. Appears more like a neighborhood restaurant than a fancy steak place. I enjoyed that. Worth s visit.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this place by some friends and so we thought we would check it out. Honestly it was much better than we were expecting! We had a reservation and they seated us right away at lunch on a Saturday. We were greeted and taken care of immediately. The wedge salad was the best I've had in Chicago! Even... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$50 - $80
Cuisine
Italian, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 N Franklin St, Chicago, IL 60654-4669
    (Illinois)
  • Public Transportation: Two blocks north of the Merchandise Mart Stop on the Brown line.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighborhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-527-3718

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?