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Grand Lux Cafe

#63 of 7,469 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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North Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been eating at this restaurant for many years with my family. It has always been a safe 'go-to' place for the family's trips into town. I'll say our trip in this past Saturday was disappointing. The service was the biggest issue. We had a party of 4, got 3 sets of utensils/napkins. Usually, the waitress would bring bread. You... More 

Thank Wilbuer
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My friend and I ate her for lunch around 2pm on a Saturday and it was excellent! There was only a 15 minute wait. I ordered the shrimp scampi and she got the alfredo. Definitely recommend this restaurant!!!

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High Point
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Always a treat when in Chicago. I had the Chicken Pie which meaty and full of veggies. Ron had Salisbury Steak which was also yummy and served with potatoes and veggies. Sad they were out of Carrot Cake but the beignets were great

Thank Karen A
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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82 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Let me quantify my review by saying the menu and the atmosphere remind me of the Cheesecake Factory - which is a good thing. Although I don't believe it to be a chain and they don't specialize in cheesecake. When you walk in the lobby it it has a rich look with dark wood paneling and gilded accents. We had... More 

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Wichita, KS
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181 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lunch for 4. Restaurant was very busy but the wait for a table was not long. The food was very good. Service was a little disjointed. Portions were large. Prices were fair for Michigan Ave. We would go back.

Thank b2buck
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I know it's touristy and essentially a souped-up Cheesecake Factory with a view. It doesn't matter. This place is a must-visit when you come to Chicago. It has an extensive menu. I ordered the turkey burger, and I absolutely loved the fresh, crusty bread they used. I've been multiple times for different meals and drinks, and nothing will disappoint. Expect... More 

Thank Ruth S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We actually went and got a variety of appetizers to share between the two of us and everything was wonderful!! The service was great, atmosphere was great and food was great. Price was reasonable for Chicago!

Thank lilola06
Bathgate, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We visited the Grand lux cafe for dinner and drinks and loved every minute of it. We were welcomed by friendly staff and had a drink while out table was getting ready for us. Our meal was excellent with help from an amazing waiter who gave us a rundown of all the specials and good that the Grand lux specialised... More 

Thank Vince M
Coldwater, Michigan
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great menu. Did entrees for lunch. Very good service. Great price for Chicago. Good children's menu.

Thank sandrarZ6673KO
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've gone here multiple times. The menu is huge,so there really is something for everyone. The portions are large. Many items can be split. The desserts are amazing, ....consider getting one....splitting is definitely a good idea. The service is excellent. The servers are helpful and friendly. There is a children's menu. We've never brought children, but would do so. I... More 

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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, Gluten Free Options, International
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
Scenic view, Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
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.