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Fred's at Barneys

15 E Oak St, Chicago, IL 60611-1205
+1 312-596-1111
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 E Oak St, Chicago, IL 60611-1205
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fred’s is a quiet oasis in the midst of Michigan Avenue and Oak Street shopping. They have linen tablecloths (a personal favorite), great service and delicious food ! The dishes are beautifully presented and the portions are large. The pizzas, pastas, salads and burgers are...More

1  Thank ElektraVelvet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Freds in NYC and this was also very good but probaly with less ladies that lunch and less people watching opportunities. We were very lucky to get a place on the outside terrace in the sun as the day was quite chilly. Good...More

Thank 362MichaelD
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Fred’s was pretty great. Atmosphere, food, etc all was what I like in a nice place. It was an easy walk from our hotel The Talbot and located in a very nice area.

Thank George S
Reviewed 30 November 2017

My sister suggested we grab a sandwich here before we went shopping as we were staying in the Waldorf just over the road from here. The restaurant was also, very conveniently, located in Barneys so seemed like a really good place to start. When we...More

1  Thank roxyanddolly
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We had a small dinner and it was very pleasant. The food a bit expensive but not an issue. The service was excellent and one could get use to this place for relaxation, good food and drinks. We will return for shure

Thank zeeanton
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Sat at the bar while the wife shopped...great way to waste time is to sit at a bar and swap stories with the others that find their way while their significant others are out spending money.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

So I struggled with my rating here and I'll tell you why later. I didn't realize it was at the top of the store and it was after hours so I kept walking past thinking there was another door (the sign was there but it...More

2  Thank Shmbw
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Been to Fred's twice and it has always been wonderful and fast! Have only been for lunch and it does not disappoint!! Their salads are my favorite and I love adding chicken to them and they do ad a hefty amount of meat to your...More

1  Thank Jacquelyn O
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Perfect food for ladies who lunch, fresh and delicious. Good service. Buzzy atmosphere which I like!

Thank mallyskok
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Went to celebrate 2 anniversaries. Waiter was great! extremely attentive and but didn't interrupt us at all. Nice wine list. Everyone but me had and loved the Brussels sprout salad as an appt. I had the chix parm entree- it was exceptable, but it could...More

Thank judy s
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
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 E Oak St, Chicago, IL 60611-1205
    (Rush Street)
  • Public Transportation: Buses #143 and #151 to Delaware & Michigan. The Red line train stops at Clark/Division & Chicago/State.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-596-1111
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