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The SoupBox

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50 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2063
+1 312-951-5900
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“soups” (53 reviews)
“grilled cheese” (20 reviews)
“lobster bisque” (18 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
50 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2063
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When all you want is a bowl of soup this is the place to go. They have about 10 or so soups all priced based on the type of soup you want, You get bread or crackers with the soup and a choice of a...More

Thank jlcorcom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So after reading my reviews, we were excited to stop here for a late lunch and sample some soup... when we got here, though, they had maybe 5-6 soups available. I asked to taste the chicken wild rice soup, but they were out. The employee...More

Thank Nicole J
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

The sun was out with a temperature holding at a steady 4 degrees. Let’s get some soup! I had beef barley while my wife had chicken noodle. So good that I wish we had The SoupBox near our home.

Thank bigjoe950
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Very good soup. 12 soups from which to choose. All delicious. Lots of hot sauce available. I’ll eat here again.

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Please do yourself a favor and order the lobster bisque and top it with lobster. It is easily the best soup I've ever had. I rearranged my schedule while I was in Chicago just so I could come back and have it again. I would...More

Thank Holly S
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere was very nice staff knowledgeable of all soups. Variety of soups available if you are not in the mood for broccoli. Great soup!

Thank 788ninag
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Want something fast for lunch, but not FAST FOOD! Visit The SoupBox - and you will not be disappointed. To many soups to list here - along with incredible sandwiches - at a resonable price. I had the broc and cheese soup and grilled cheese...More

Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Out of the 10 or so options they had 2-3 vegetarian options - that's important to me because I'm a vegetarian . We tried all the vegetarian options and finally decided to go with the hearty vegetable soup . It was delicious . Don't forget...More

Thank haridas88
Reviewed August 25, 2017

We have stopped here for lunch every time we have been in Chicago over the past 12 years. This year I had their beef stew in a multi grain bread bowl. Excellent.

Thank tonepoet3
Reviewed August 20, 2017

The place is not easy to find. You have to go up the stairs at 50 E Chicago and it's through the door to the left. We had soup, and they were out of the only gluten free option, so that was a drag. You...More

Thank KaneoheBoy
Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The
original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion
here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic
mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also
find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2063
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighborhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-951-5900
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