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Petterino's

#122 of 7,681 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Downtown / The Loop
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150 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60601-3205 (Randolph)
+1 312-422-0150
Today
11:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 19:30
Mon 11:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Rapperswil, Switzerland
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199 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Found this restaurant by coincidence and it looked appealing from the outside. Was not disappointed for food and service - indeed liked it a lot. Restaurant conveniently located for theaters near by.

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Thank erbr63
Ohio
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147 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with a group and we had a room upstairs for us. It seems that our entire meal was not on the standard dinner menu: we had several apps such as bacon-wrapped shrimp and guacamole. Then we had a chop salad that was fine and I chose KC Strip steak which was a little smaller than expected but cooked... More 

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Thank betona
Sarasota, Florida, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the middle of Chicago's theatre district, I recommend Petterino's for dinner. My business associates and I dined there recently...the service was friendly and attentive and the food was delicious. I had baked trout, my friends had the medallions of beef with truffle oil. All was delicious. If you're not going to the theatre, make a reservation for after 7... More 

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Thank Maryjo B
Columbia, Missouri
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was delicious and prices were reasonable for downtown Chicago. Wait staff was charming, personable and skilled. We had a lovely evening and hope to go back on our next trip!

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Thank turnerlj
Chicago, United States
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226 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful surprise, as this is more of a tourist/theatre district restaurant. I had the Country rigatoni and my wife had the linguine shrimp scampi. Both were delicious and large orders. Definitely a good bet for dinner.

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Thank Timothy O
Indianapolis, Indiana
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147 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was looking forward to eating here but was a little disappointed. The service was very attentive and efficient, but the food was lacking. My featured appetizer of the evening was less than special and I wish I had gone with my original choice (crab cake). The restaurant style feels like i have gone back in time, however the menu... More 

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Thank AJR2000
Yorkville, Illinois
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Awesome! Food was excellent. I had the medallions and my daughter had a burger that was huge! The service was great as well. I definitely recommend reservations even on. A weekday. It was pretty busy on a Tuesday evening.

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Thank Heather J
Chicago, Illinois
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Hosted a business dinner here this week. Everyone really enjoyed it. We were seated right away. The service was crisp and attentive. The whole group enjoyed their food.

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Thank Robert O
Chicago, Illinois
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72 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Arrived at 5 with reservation on Thursday night and the place was just starting to fill up. It is located with adjoining doors to the Goodman theater and as you may expect many diners were going there for the 7;30 show. The restaurant is about 2-4 blocks from quite a few a theaters. I had cup of very nice tomato... More 

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Thank J E
Madison, Mississippi
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great theater district dining. We expected to spend so much more on a dinner this nice in a place as ole school elegant as this one is. The service, coat room, valet were all very professional with FULL adult and middle age workers - i always appreciate that in my food service. They seem to lend a different more relaxed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60601-3205
    (Randolph)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-422-0150

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a good starting point to sample the city's energy and flavor. This central business district boasts Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.
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