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Chicago Restaurants

Blackbird

  • 619 W. Randolph St. Map It
  • West Loop
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 06/11/2013

Fodor's Review

Being cramped next to your neighbor has never been as fun as it is at this hot spot run by award winning chef Paul Kahan. Celebs pepper the sleek see-and-be-seen crowd that comes for the creative dishes and exceptional cocktail list. While the menu changes constantly, you'll always find choices that highlight seasonal ingredients, such as rack of lamb with leeks and spigarello (wild broccoli) in spring, or grilled sturgeon with mustard spaetzle in winter. It all plays out against a minimalist backdrop of white walls, blue-gray banquettes, and aluminum chairs. Reservations aren't required, but they might as well be; the dining room is typically booked solid on Saturday night.

Restaurant Information

Address:

619 W. Randolph St., Chicago, Illinois, 60661, United States

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Phone:

312-715–0708

Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Sun. No lunch Sat.
  • Reservations essential

Updated 06/11/2013

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