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“Very good!”
Review of Drake Brothers

Drake Brothers
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Ranked #527 of 9,832 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $40
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Near North Side
Cross street: Michigan Avenue
Description: Rich oak wood and verdant greenery set the stage for this classic restaurant perched above the corner of the Magnificent Mile and the Gold Coast, with beautiful panoramic view of lake Michigan and Lake Shore Drive. Here guests enjoy outstanding service for breakfast and lunch 365 days a year.
Reviewed August 28, 2012

I only had breakfast in Drake Brothers, but it was very good. They offer a delicious buffet, and you can also order off the regular menu. I loved their fresh salsa!

Thank rjrhodes
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Reviewed August 25, 2012

Do you like a good breakfast buffet? Do you have $25 to spend on breakfast? Then this is your place. Omelet bar, nice selection of fruits and yogurt toppings. Smoked salmon and all the associated trimmings.

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Thank Chris1stVA
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Reviewed August 23, 2012

I tried the Classic Bookbinder (red snapper) Soup with a Ceasar salad! It is a must to try! We were seated by staff at the window overlooking the park. The wait staff were always very attentive.

Thank Kimberly M
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Reviewed July 16, 2012

I'm reviewing the Drake Bros. restaurant at the Drake Hotel. We've stayed many times in the hotel but my review is of the restaurant. Again a charming way to spend quiet time for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Tables along the windows offer views of Michigan Avenue, the Chicago lakefront condos and apartments, and of course views of Lake Michigan. One of the nicer ways to "people watch" as you dine. Choice for this day was lunch which had their wonderful bookbinder seafood soup on the menu. The turkey club sandwich was good accompanied by fresh fruit. Be sure to sample their Bloody Mary's.... nicely prepared and presented with the traditional celery garnish with just the right amount of hot sizzle. During Christmas, they have wonderful brunches with carolers, etc. They also had a tea service in another area of the hotel. This hotel has been the choice of royalty and celebrities for many years. Just a nice experience in a hotel that harbors lots of positive history.

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Thank TravelJewels45
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Reviewed June 29, 2012

See my review of the The Drake Hotel. Reasonable price, good friendly service and tasty traditional breakfast fare. This is not a food destination.

Thank Charles G
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