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Great Street Restaurant

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#1,473 of 8,096 Restaurants in Chicago
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PRICE RANGE
$40 - $60
CUISINES
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
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GREAT STREET BREAKFAST BUFFET​
27
all american buffet
made to order omelets & waffles, smoked bacon, breakfast sausage, hash browns, fresh seasonal fruit, breakfast pastries, cereal, oatmeal, artisan cheese, specialty breakfast items choice of juice & coffee, decaf, or tea
19
good start buffet
fresh​ seasonal fruit, breakfast pastries, cereal, oatmeal and choice of juice & coffee, decaf, or tea
*children's all american buffet $13 (ages 5-12), children's good start buffet $11 (ages 5-12)
REFRESHING STARTERS​
8
breakfast trifle
housemade granola, low-fat yogurt, fresh berries
5
seasonal berries
5
selection of assorted cereal & milk
bananas or fresh berries
5
steel-cut irish oatmeal
bananas or fresh berries
13
fruit
seasonal melon, citrus, berries, passion fruit yogurt, house made banana macadamia nut bread
15
house cured lox*
skuna bay salmon, pickled shallot, lemon, capers, upland cress, tomato, toasted bagel, cream cheese
RENAISSANCE SIGNATURES​
16
classic eggs benedict*
hollandaise​ sauce
15
grilled cheese benedict*
thick cut brioche, comte cheese, mornay sauce, shaved ham, two eggs sunny side up
12
classic buttermilk pancakes
whipped butter, warm maple syrup
14
blueberry granola flapjacks
blueberries, granola
CLASSICS​
16
two eggs any style*
roasted potatoes, caramelized onions, house cured bacon, grilled ham, sage pork sausage or chicken apple sausage
17
egg white frittata
olive oil, spinach, tomato, feta cheese, yogurt granola parfait, whole grain toast, fruit preserves
17
egg white omelet
roasted peppers, goat cheese, yogurt granola parfait, whole grain toast, fruit preserves
18
designer omelet
three egg with selection of peppers, onions, mushrooms, spinach, tomato, ham, bacon, sausage, cheddar, feta, mozzarella; served with roasted potatoes & caramelized onions
13
breakfast burrito
pulled pork, potatoes, eggs, green enchilada sauce, chipotle tortilla, sharp cheddar cheese
11
mushroom egg pizza*
wild mushrooms, baked egg, arugula, oven dried tomatoes, goat cheese, olive oil
17
house made corned beef hash
poached eggs, mustard hollandaise
20
lobster & eggs*
soft scrambled, mascarpone, chives
12
malted waffle
whipped cream, warm maple syrup, fresh berries
14
brioche french toast
thick​ cut brioche, bliss maple syrup, whipped butter
SIDES​
8
single egg benedict*
4
chef crafted maple bacon or canadian bacon
4
big fork black pepper pork sausage or chicken apple sausage
4
roasted potatoes with caramelized onions
4
bagel
raisin, whole-wheat or plain, reduced fat cream cheese
4
side of toast
whole-wheat, rye, white or english muffin
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

We stayed at the Renaissance over the weekend, and included with our MVC City Explorer package was buffet breakfast for two people. We found this restaurant to be lovely, with nice views of the river, and a great staff who waited on you promptly. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank BeachBumWoman
RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Beach Bum Woman - Thanks for starting your day in our Great Street Restaurant!

Reviewed June 19, 2018

We ate at the Great Street one time and it was the last. We spent around $68.00 for food we barely ate. The French toast was mush. The eggs were greasy and runny and the other foods did not have a taste to them. We...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

2004mom - We were very sorry to learn you did not enjoy your meal. We will be sharing your feedback with our culinary team. Thank you for your time.

Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Located on the second floor of The Renaissance Hotel on Walker, it’s a great place for lunch. Very good French onion soup and a lot of salad options. The Caesar salad was excellent as was the Cobb salad with chicken. Good service.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank RichardJ144
RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2017

Richard J - Thanks for having lunch with us!

Reviewed October 2, 2017

I had the place to myself but there should have been lines out the door -- the frittata I had was delicious and it came with a side of fresh fruit, yogurt and granola. I was set for the day!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Ann M
RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Ann M - We agree! We hope you will stop back by for another delicious breakfast next time you are in town!

Reviewed July 23, 2017

Had breakfast here as part of our stay at the Renaissance...had to wait to be seated although there were open tables, and service was slow and inconsistent after. Water wasn't brought over for fifteen minutes despite numerous requests, and didn't come until after our breakfast...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2017

BLtrvl - We are very sorry to hear about your experience. We have shared your feedback with our management team and we hope you will allow us another chance to delight you the next time you stay at the Renaissance.

Reviewed June 12, 2017

Enjoyed the variety of food available for breakfast from hot food, cold and baked goods. The omelette station was appreciated.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank ad0121
RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2017

ad0121 - Delighted you enjoyed the selection for our weekend breakfast buffet!

Reviewed June 11, 2017

A team member and I were both in Chicago, and we needed to have a long conversation over a reasonably-priced breakfast. So, I made a reservation at Great Street, because it had a central location. The restaurant was a bit difficult to find upon entering...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

brmusicman - We hope you had a productive meeting! Thank you for your feedback. We hope to have the chance to welcome you back.

Reviewed April 23, 2017

For those who work in the Loop, this is a great restaurant when you want good food & a quiet, out of the way place. I've never needed a reservation and usually have great privacy due to the small number of other diners. Service is...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2017

WarlawIL - Thanks for joining us to dine! We did want to share that unfortunately the restaurant is no longer open for dinner, but we would love to have you back for breakfast or lunch again soon!

Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Excellent breakfast, service and location. Great selection of food and great service. Much nicer than the Marriott Downtown.

Date of visit: July 2016
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RenaissanceChicagoGM, General Manager at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2016

Charles - Thanks for joining us for breakfast in Great Street!

Reviewed May 11, 2016

This place is a MUST, at least for the burrito;)! But in general a great place for any business meal. The views are great. They have a nice menu across the board. But my review is specifically for my breakfast. I consider myself a "Breakfast...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank cjt_traveler
RenaissanceChicagoGM, General Manager at Great Street Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2016

Chris - Glad we could wow a BB connoisseur! Thanks for checking us out!

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