No trip to Chicago is complete without a stop at Millennium Park. The Park Grill is conveniently located within the Park just west of Michigan Avenue and within a triple-axel of the Park’s fine outdoor ice skating rink. The restaurant’s indoor and outdoor seating allows patrons to enjoy the Park’s events year-round.
Bask in the solstice sun, enjoying grilled favorites on the terrace such as the Grill’s peppercorn-crusted Kobe Burger with gorgonzola cheese, balsamic grilled onions and grain mustard. Or call in advance to reserve a prepared gourmet picnic basket by Chef Bernard Laskowski.
Inside the restaurant, floor-to-ceiling windows invite a captivating view of the McCormick-Tribune Ice Rink during winter months. Warm up with comforting entrees such as Butternut Squash Ravioli with sage, toasted pine nuts, crisp proscuitto and parmesan cheese.
The Park Grill has already won numerous awards since opening in 2004. Chef Laskowski’s haute cuisine menu helped earn it a spot in the top 5 of “Top Newcomers” category in the 19th annual Zagat’s Chicago Restaurant Guide.
Pastry Chef and winner of the 2005 Bon Appetit Pastry Chef of the Year award, Christine McCabe, offers an interesting selection of desserts such as Honey Roasted Asian Pear Napoleon with ginger chantilly cream and cashew.
The restaurant acknowledges the family atmosphere of Millennium Park and has a children’s menu available. This diversity and consistent quality make it a great spot for tourists, business diners and locals alike.
Entrees typically range between $10-20 for lunch and $15-25 for dinner. The Park Grill accepts reservations and has private dining space available.
Park Grill is located at 11 N. Michigan Avewithin Millennium Park approximately 1 block south of E. Randolph St.
The Park Grill
11 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60602