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Terzo Piano at the Art Institute of Chicago

Terzo Piano – Dining at the Art Institue of Chicago

Enjoy the fusion of art and eclectic Italian cuisine at Terzo Piano, a restaurant that sits atop the new Modern Wing at the Art Institute of Chicago.

James Beard Award winner Chef Tony Mantuano prepares these Italian delicacies with only the finest fresh, local, organic and sustainable ingredients to create seasonal lunch, dinner and dessert menus with a Mediterranean flair. The menu is complemented by Cathy Mantuano?s wine list, featuring top American producers alongside Old World favorites. In addition to Mantuano’s meticulous nature in regards to what goes into the menu, Terzo Piano also takes an extreme pride in its cheeses.

Aside from its spectacular menu, Terzo Piano also offers fabulous views. While dining al fresco on the covered piazza, patrons can observe views of Millennium Park, the Bluhm Family Terrace and Michigan Avenue.

A popular stop for a mid-day meal, Terzo Pianos lunch menu includes:
? Stuzzichini
? Insalata
? Pizza
? Pasta
? Panini
? Principale
? Sparkling, White, Ros?, Red, Cocktails and Beer

Terzo Piano is also available for private events ranging from wedding receptions to corporate dinners.

Make a Reservation

Terzo Piano is open for lunch Mon-Fri, dinner on Thursday and brunch on Sat. and Sun. To make your reservation, please call the restaurant at 312.443.8650 or visit them online.

Terzo Piano
Located on the third level of the Modern Wing.
(Free entrance is accessible from Monroe St. or via the Nichols Bridgeway from Millennium Park to our door.)
159 E. Monroe St.
Chicago, Illinois 60603

Patrons do not have to pay an admission fee for the Art Institute in order to dine at the Terzo Piano.

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