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Avec

615 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60661-2203
+1 312-377-2002
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“focaccia” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
615 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60661-2203
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1 - 10 of 584 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Very very good food. Some of the best I've ever had! Would definitely recommend making a reservation because this place is very small with only a bar and a communal table. The stuffed dates are a must and the french toast is amazing for brunch--so...More

Thank kristingentile
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Delicious. Recommend the paella and the fresh fish of the day. Brandade is awesome too. Everything was delicious. It's small and the noise is crazy loud. So as long as you are there for the food and not wanting to visit with people at your...More

Thank Tylerlu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were happy to have the last 2 seat when we arrived at 8.30PM without reservations. The sommelier was good enough to move use to another table when she noticed that we were uncomfortable next to be very loud group. That made all the difference...More

Thank HockLye
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservation to dine at Avec two weeks before we arrived in Chicago. A smart move since it was on July 4th. Our reservation was for 5:30pm. The restaurant staff called us twice during that week to confirm our reservation. When we arrived, we...More

1  Thank AmberUsa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the time to find the door and you will be well rewarded. It is a tight venue, so probably not a good fit for a group of more than 6. Expect to sit immediately next to others as you enjoy bite after bite. The...More

Thank JohnnyTN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I heard a lot about the place and went for lunch. First surprise was my wife telling me that the good dishes they had for dinner, don't appear on the lunch menu. So I said great!!!!! But I must admit, I was pleasantly surprised. I...More

Thank Rami S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant specializes in small plates of Mediterranean based foods meant for sharing. There are a few larger plates. The seating is COMMUNAL (AVEC means WITH in French)-so you may be seated at the same table with people you don't know. My sister has had...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My visit was during the Restaurant Week, we ordered the main meal and it tasted like nothing special. I have heard lots of accomplishment about Avec, but it seems that I had bad luck.

Thank wenddycm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When friends recommended meeting at this restaurant I did not know what to expect but from the moment we walked in it was an extraordinary experience. Julietta was extremely welcoming and really took time to get to know what type of food and beverage would...More

Thank Oakhilltn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maybe I walked in with too high of expectations, but I was a bit disappointed. Food was good, but nothing really special.

Thank Mark H
Nearby
West Loop
Fulton Market, Randolph Market, Jackson Boulevard and
Greek Town make up the West Loop. The neighborhood is
best known as the location of Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo
Studios, but this downtown neighborhood is also an
up-and-coming spot for Chicago’s trendsetters. Several
sub-neighborhoods within West Loop make this a unique
neighborhood to visit. Dotted with factories and
warehouses, West Loop is packed with various types of
...More
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Summertime1965
21 March 2017|
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Response from Stephanie Z | Reviewed this property |
We got a cab there. Seems like a busy area. I would not drive there if there is option.
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cindyleake265
10 September 2016|
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Response from GeorgeSmart | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but likely yes
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Kevan V
18 May 2016|
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Response from Henny F | Reviewed this property |
Their hours of service on Saturday are from 3:30 PM - 1:00 AM.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
15:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
15:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
15:30 - 01:00
Thursday
15:30 - 01:00
Friday
15:30 - 02:00
Saturday
15:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60661-2203
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-377-2002
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