The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Michigan Avenue Chicago

3.9 (214 reviews)

521 North Rush Street, Chicago, IL, 60611, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (312) 645-1500   •  Hotel Reservations: (866) 716-8136

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Chicago Restaurants


Chicago Restaurants - Upstairs at The Gwen Cuisine

Perched on the fifth floor of the landmark McGraw-Hill building, Upstairs at The Gwen focuses on the art of craft cocktails paired with shareable small plate fare, and boasts cityscape views from among the Art Deco-infused architecture of The Gwen.

Chicago Restaurants - outdoor terrace
Chicago Restaurants - outdoor terrace
Chicago Restaurants - Upstairs at The Gwen

HOURS OF OPERATION

Open year-round, serving lunch, dinner and cocktails daily.

Chicago Restaurants - Circa
Chicago Restaurants - Circa Restaurant
Chicago Restaurants - Circa Private Dining

CIRCA RESTAURANT AND PRIVATE DINING

Highlighting the rich diversity of American cuisine, Circa Restaurant boasts elegant private dining and Breakfast daily in a space that gives a wink to Chicago’s storied past. Located on the 5th floor, Circa offers a variety of seating options — from cozy banquettes to communal tables — allowing guests to tailor their dining experience. Circa Restaurant also offers private dining rooms, which can be reserved for intimate affairs, special occasions, and eventsTake a trip back through the decades in this sleek, newly renovated environment.

MENUS

Breakfast Menu

Weekend Brunch Menu
Available Saturday & Sunday, 10am - 2pm

HOURS OF OPERATION

Open for Breakfast daily

Monday - Friday 6:30AM to 11:00AM

Saturday - Sunday 7:00AM to 2:00PM


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Taste of The Gwen Package

Awaken your palate and spirit in an elegant space that gives a wink to Chicago’s storied past. Discover our exclusive package:

  • A guaranteed table at our stylish restaurant and lounge
  • One complimentary Gwen Signature Cocktail, per stay
  • One $50 food & beverage credit, per stay
  • Complimentary room upgrade at time of booking
  • Bubbles upon arrival

  Book online, or call (866) 716-8136 and mention rate plan LGPKG1.


FEATURING THE PROHIBITION PORTER


Cuisine and featured drinks
featured cuisine
Cuisine and classic cocktails

1930's FEATURED COCKTAILS

French 75
Gin Rickey
Mint Julep
Mary Pickford
Tom Collins
Sidecar
Blackberry Gin Fizz

SIGNATURE COCKTAIL: THE URBAN BUZZ

 1.5 oz KOVAL Bourbon

• .5 oz Freshly squeezed lemon juice
• .75 oz Honey syrup (prepared with local honey) 

ADD ALL INGREDIENTS INTO COCKTAIL SHAKER
ADD ICE, SHAKE, STRAIN
SERVE UP IN A MARTINI GLASS
GARNISH WITH A LEMON PEEL