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Grand Lux Cafe

#70 of 7,507 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
Magnificent Mile
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600 N Michigan Ave, Ste 7, Chicago, IL 60611-3113
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Sat 9:00 am - 12:30 am
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Chicago, IL
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went with our family. Nice setting and beautiful decoration. Menu is the same as Cheese Cake Factory. Nothing unique. Food quality, taste and service was outstanding.

Thank AKhan059
Lincoln, Nebraska
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We love this place and often split an appetizer and a meal. The portions are large. Try to get a table near a window.

Thank ginat4134
Mechanicsburg , PA
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Reminded me of the Cheesecake Factory. Great menu choices, really tasty food and a beautiful view of the city all at very affordable prices. Nothing stuffy about this friendly place.

Thank Bettybabe
Lincoln, Nebraska
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Once again we were not disappointed. Our food was extraordinary, with service to match. This is a must-stop for lunch while shopping Michigan Avenue.

Thank Esquire18589
Queretaro, Mexico
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75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Italian place with pizza and pastas. Great "gellato" and wonderful environment. Service average, food very good.

Thank lalmed
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is simply jaw dropping, everything on the menu seemed so eye popping! You won't be disappointed!

Thank kf3380
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would choose this restaurant if I had a big group and I was trying to please everyone, The menu selection was huge, almost over whelming! Everything looked good and so did everyone else's plate around me. It was a beautiful restaurant with great views of Magnificent Mile!

Thank Kali D
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was good, my family enjoyed their food. We had the chicken Parmesan, chicken Alfredo and the turkey club sandwich. My son wanted fried calamari and the waitress said the small plate was about the size of a salad plate. Well, it comes out on a salad plate but it was about 6 or 7 calamari. They tasted good but... More 

Thank Cathy E
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I took our daughter and 4 of her friends for her 15th Birthday lunch. Everything that we ordered was great! I had the Asian Nachos and they were delicious. Crunchy wonton chips with peanut sauce and chicken that was so flavorful. Everyone at the table tried them and loved them. My husband had a Korean burrito that... More 

Thank Cariee G
Southern Finland, Finland
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We wondered around in the downtown Chicago trying to figure out what to eat and where. Having no clue we decided to ask recommendations from the locals on the street. More than one person recommended the Grand Lux Café, so we went for it. We were not disappointed at all, on a very contrary. The restaurant is easy to access... More 

Thank Nikke M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Italian, American, International, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 12:30 am
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 N Michigan Ave, Ste 7, Chicago, IL 60611-3113
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Magnificent Mile
  • Neighborhood: Magnificent Mile
  • Phone Number: 312-276-2500

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

Staying in Magnificent Mile

Neighborhood Profile
Magnificent Mile
Over 400 stores pack the concrete along Michigan Avenue, the eight-block stretch known as Magnificent Mile. This area between Oak Avenue and the Chicago River is more a shopping paradise than a full-out neighborhood. For prime upscale shopping, this is the place to go. It’s busy, energetic, and packed with shoppers. You'll also find hundreds of restaurants and dozens of hotels, all on the mid- to high-end scale. Some of the city’s most iconic buildings like the Wrigley Building, John Hancock Center and other architectural marvels define the magnificence of this neighborhood.