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Santorini Restaurant

138 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-3508
+1 312-829-8820
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“saganaki” (25 reviews)
“grilled octopus” (18 reviews)
“lamb” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
138 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-3508
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, if you must go to this once-fine restaurant, avoid Saturday night. It's mobbed, noisy, and the food and service are lowered several notches. Try to imagine a Greek restaurant with tasteless octopus; lamb that you cannot cut because it's all gristle; a...More

Thank DennisBNYC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here with my son, for my 70th birthday, on Friday night ~8 PM; busy but not full; no wait for a table. Came in hungering for the Greek chicken but after sampling the grilled octopus and dolmades (both excellent btw), decided to stay with...More

Thank Carl P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, don't miss the Barbecue lamb . Big portions . Greek salad combined with grilled octopus great starter. Andrew was our server , not only very attentive but great recommendations. Bakalava best I've ever had.

Thank jack s
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Went with a client & her friend. The service was absolutely nonexistent. Our waiter would disappear for long stretches & when picking up the plates he dropped oil on my client’s jacket. When we pointed it out to him he didn’t apologize & was very...More

Thank RahimP_1977
Reviewed 15 December 2017

My wife and I ate here for three dinners and had memorable experiences each time. We had a variety of dishes and all were uniformly excellent. The restaurant is not small but feels intimate. We were pleased by the recommendations and attention of our waitstaff....More

Thank woodmac
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We often meet our friends here as the food is good and reasonably priced. The service is outstanding and just the right amount of attention. We like any of the kahbobs or specials. Go for the house wine as it is good and the price...More

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We went back for a celebration and luckily we were seated at the same table we sat almost two decades ago. The drinks were lovely and the food was fine. Service was really good, you can tell people working there are happy and at ease....More

Thank juli3t
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We don’t make it to Chicago often, but santorini and Greek have been a tradition... we have enjoyed the food, service and locale. We enjoyed the setting and some of the service but we won’t return for the food. We will try another restaurant. Combo...More

Thank goonatrip
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Santorini is our favorite Greek restaurant in Chicago and never disappoints us - their daily specials are always great: exohiko lamb and the lamb stamnas crepe are really good and if you've never tried the lamb kapama on Fridays, you are missing out! For year,...More

Thank cwitkows
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I hate to write this review. But statistics will work out. Horrible. The fish was rotten. Ok. I said it. The orange roughy was "fishy" and unpleasant. "Fishy" as in not quite spoiled, but not fresh. The swordfish was actually spoiled. I didn't even then...More

Thank CrackerJoe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661-3508
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-829-8820
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