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Devon Seafood Grill

39 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2024
+1 312-440-8660
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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39 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2024
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We reserved this restaurant that had 4 Stars review on google. Our dinner had to be prompt timing for a show after. They had a decent wine list and excellent fresh fish! The atmosphere is adult and there is a formal dining room with linen...More

Thank DrDave2450
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was excellent, service was perfect. There is nothing better than enjoying a good meal without feeling rushed. The server was very knowledgeable and helpful. Perfect evening, will return often. New go to spot.

Thank Laura A
Reviewed November 10, 2017

What a disappointing experience! I booked 4 restaurants prior to arriving in Chicago last Sunday, the others Shaw’s Crab House, Benny’s Chop House and the Beacon Tavern were excellent and the latter two above expectations but the Devon Seafood Grill was a very disappointing experience...More

Thank Arcticice2014
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

The happy hour menu is fantastic. From 5-7 they have great prices on a wide variety of dishes, wines, specialty drinks and martinis in their bar area upstairs. There were plenty of tables and not too loud. We had corn and crab fritters and bruschetta....More

Thank lauraduggan2015
Reviewed November 1, 2017

I was there Oct 15 and had a rude experience from a person at the bar. He was talking on his phone louder than the Cubs game with the sound turned up. This went on for 25-30 minutes before I asked the bar back to...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Went with an American couple who suggested the restaurant. The waiters were polite and attentive. The food was delicious. We were not rushed at all. A very pleasant evening

Thank LiverpoolElaineS
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Devon came highly recommended by my sister, who said she had eaten here a number of times with good experiences. My group of 5 guys were seated at a table intended for 4 people, we were crammed and eventually asked to be moved, to our...More

Thank RogueSix
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We gave my father his 70th bday party here and I was floored by the food & service. I decided to return over a year later and I'm slightly mixed on my feelings. The dining room is very romantic...that's a plus. The customer service was...More

Thank NickyNi
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Four people enjoyed their dinner and found the service and ambiance to be cecellent. Allow ample time as you will enjoy the setting. Went to the theater after dinner capping off a great night.

Reviewed September 6, 2017

have enjoyed this restaurant for 5+ years. it's slipping. calamari cold and dried out. shrimp tacos ok. mussels in curry broth still excellent. bouiliiasse bland and in need of some serious rouille. service very good. =More

Thank lindbloom
HoulihansRestaurants, Guest Relations Manager at Devon Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Hi There- Thank you for letting us know about this experience. I'm very sorry to hear that we've disappointed you the past few visits. We strive to provide excellent food and service but clearly missed the mark with what you described. Please know we take...More

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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $60
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2024
  • Public Transportation: Red Line "L" (Chicago/State)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighborhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-440-8660
  • E-mail
With an indulgent menu focused on superior quality seafood, Devon Seafood Grill crafts its dishes with exacting standards & pampers its guests in a comfortable atmosphere. Featuring a generous cellar selection, an oyster bar & creative cuisine, Devon delivers culinary excellence at a surprising value.
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