Cafe des Architectes – Contemporary French Restaurant
Blending French elegance with the very best in local flavor, Cafe des Architectes is a European-influenced dining destination located within the Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile hotel in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood.
This chic restaurant offers a convenient location in downtown Chicago near Michigan Avenue and Oak Street shopping (including Water Tower Place). Located just inside the front entrance of the Sofitel, the restaurant welcomes guests with its vibrant colors, dynamic lighting and modern artwork.
Once inside, enjoy the unique ambiance created by interior designer Pierre-Yves Rochon coupled with flavorful seasonal menus created by Chef Greg Biggers.
Chef Biggers presents a menu that is both locally and globally inspired, featuring fresh produce from Chicago’s Green City Market alongside exotic fish from Japan and fine cheeses from France. Since Cafe des Architectes utilizes in-season and local ingredients whenever possible, menu options change seasonally and can be enjoyed through a la carte selections or one of the delicious degustation menus with the option of five or ten courses.
Begin your meal with one of the restaurant’s signature appetizers including a seared Hudson Valley foie gras. Then select from enticing entrees including fresh seafood, game or fowl. Complete your dining experience with the cheese ritual and an array of elegant desserts.
Wonderfully eclectic cuisine, a captivating setting and extraordinary service are what make Cafe des Architectes an exceptional dining experience.
Situated in the urban heart of Chicago, this rich, contemporary-styled French brasserie is located in the Sofitel Chicago hotel at 20 E. Chestnut St.
Make a Reservation:
To make your reservation at this 2016 Michelin recommended restaurant, please call 312.324.4063 or visit Cafe des Architectes online for more information.
Cafe des Architectes
Located within the Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile hotel
20 E. Chestnut St.
Chicago, IL 60611