AON 2019 SUMMER FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA!
Beginning Memorial Day, Enjoy Fireworks at Cité with a Bird's Eye View 70 Floors Up Every Wednesday and Saturday Until Labor Day!
Gültig für: 1 - 20 Personen
Beginn: 25. Mai 2019
Ende: 1. September 2019
Verfügbarkeit: Mi. 17:30-23:00
Complimentary Glass of Bubbly & Dessert with purchase of Main Course from our Menu!
Free Glass of Champagne & Banana Foster with purchase of Main Course from our Menu on Mondays & Tuesdays! Not valid with any other offers.
Gültig für: 1 - 20 Personen
Beginn: 29. Mai 2019
Ende: 30. Mai 2118
Verfügbarkeit: Mo.-Di. 17:30-22:00
Ladies Night Themed Event & Complimentary Dessert with purchase of Main Course from our Menu!
Every Thursday is a Special Ladies Night Themed Event! Diners also receive a Complimentary Banana Foster with purchase of Main Course from our Menu. For details concerning themes (participation is optional), go to our website and look under our promotions and events tab. Dessert special is not valid with any other offer.
Gültig für: 1 - 20 Personen
Beginn: 22. Mai 2019
Ende: 23. Mai 2118
Verfügbarkeit: Do. 17:30-22:00
Sunset Happy Hour at Cite
Enjoy our fabulous drink specials during Happy Hour while viewing amazing sunsets 70 floors up!
Gültig für: 1 - 20 Personen
Beginn: 22. Mai 2019
Ende: 23. Mai 2118
Verfügbarkeit: Täglich 17:30-19:30
It was a great experience as far as the view, but the food was not the best. Under seasoned with the meals we got. Didn't seem worth our buck.
We went to Cite for our second anniversary. Excellent views no matter which side of the restaurant you're on (being able to see the Navy Pier fireworks is very cool), and great food. The decor/ambiance is a little dated, but this didn't detract from the experience much in our opinion.
The meal was wonderful and our waiter, who I think was actually the Maitre D’, was hilarious and very personable. Typically dining at a place like this would have me feeling anxious about everything having to be perfect, but he made us feel at home and at ease, and made us laugh at every possible chance!
The view is unrivaled!
Amazing steak! Cloudy but incredible location
Thank you so much for the 5 star review! You are appreciated and we look forward to your return.
Terrible service. Brought an 89 year old grandmother for her birthday as a treat and had the misfortune of an extremely foggy night with exactly zero visibility. The service should have been stellar to make up for that disappointment (and for the price), and it wasn't. Two waiters for the entire restaurant, the wait staff made no attempt to welcome us, engage us, or inspire us. Instead they forgot our requests, left glasses empty, looked inconvenienced when asked questions, forgot the special request for the birthday and were generally unavailable. Thoroughly disappointed with this experience.
Unfortunately, we have no control over the weather; however, we thank you for your feedback Joseph. Please know, we value your time and that of your family. We apologize your visit with us wasn't to your expectations. Your comments have been noted and addressed. Our goal is to make every experience at Cite exceptional as this is how we have remained in business for 50 years. Our hope is that you will perhaps give us another chance on a clear night.
Never again. Took my wife here for her birthday, and I regret it. In short, from the time we sat down, it took 30 minutes for us to get a server, 1 hr 15 mins to get our soup, and 2 hrs 15 minutes to get our main course. Our server never checked on us once and we had to flag him down for everything. Fortunately, the lead captain Amir would come around once in a while to check on us, but that was it. Amir was the only positive aspect of Cité, which is why I mentioned his name. We observed our assigned server helping other tables around us, but he totally ignored us unless we proactively got his attention. Overall, the food was good, but not worth the terrible to nonexistent service and the expense. Plus, it was freezing. They blasted the AC when it was 60 degrees that night. So many other better places in the city. Stay away!
Thank you for your feedback Jason. We appreciate your positive comments concerning our food. Please know, we understand the importance of your special occasion and we value your time and patronage. Your comments have been addressed concerning our service and we apologize that your visit with us was not to your expectations. Our goal is to make every experience with us exceptional and we hope that perhaps you will give us another chance to earn your business, we promise to make it amazing.
Absolutely the best kept secret in Chicago! Amazing food , even better views and a beautiful relaxing upscale environment!!! A MUST for dinner in Chicago!🤗⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Thank you so much for the 5 Star Review Karin!! Please know you are greatly appreciated and we are so glad you came! We look forward to your return. Thanks again!!
Love the view and the food, great service. Love everything about this place
Thank you so much for the 5 star review LaDonna!! We are so glad you came and we look forward to your return!
The atmosphere was dated, food was ok, but not to the high standard's you'd expect - tasted average, not a good value for money. Went for a chef's tasting menu, but at the last moment we have been told that for some reason it was not available (nowhere on a website it indicated that). would not recommend
We appreciate your feedback Roxanne, we know your time is valuable and we strive to make your experience with us exceptional. We are sorry it was not to your expectations this past visit, if by chance you decide to return, we promise to make your experience wonderful. Concerning our decor, the gold you see is actual gold leaf through out the restaurant. World-class interior designer Norman De Hann fashioned our restaurant. It's best described as "classic glamour" to match our stunning views.
Pulling up to the building we were excited ! It’s beautiful ! As Excited as we were , we immediately got set back when the door man stopped us . He stopped us and made us wait for about 2 minutes until a gentleman walked up to the door so he could walk in first . I’m assuming that he was a resident . He told the door man to let us go first and no need to wait but the doorman insisted . The ambiance was very nice . Service was slow And it was not very busy . Food was ok ! Does not hold up to the prices . Would go back for apps and drinks .
Thank you for your feedback and positive comments Amanda. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to your return! Yes, Lake Point Tower is a residential bldg. The doorman was doing his job and we apologize for any inconvenience. Your comments have been noted and addressed.
I would’ve gave it 5 stars but unfortunately the hostess kinda ruined the surprise I had set up for my boyfriend. I called a couple of days ahead of time to let them know that it was my boyfriends birthday and that he didn’t know it was a party of 8. Natalie told me on the phone she was going to write notes for no one to spill the surprise. When I arrived, the hostess totally spilled it and just said, “oops sorry” and walked away. That was the only thing that I hated it. Overall, cite was amazing.
Thank you for your feedback Maria and we are so glad you enjoyed your time with us! Your comments have been noted and addressed. We look forward to your return!
I enjoyed my experience at this establishment. The view was amazing and our waiter was very informative, polite, and attentive. I would definitely recommend cite for anyone who has never been.
Thank you so much for the 5 star review Devan! Your patronage is greatly appreciated.
Perfect dinner with a view for our honeymoon. Incredible views, great service. Friendly staff and atmosphere
We are so glad you came to enjoy your Honeymoon Dinner with us Heather!! Thank you so much for the 5 star review!! Please know, you are greatly appreciated and we look forward to your return!!
We just popped in for appetizers and to soak in the view. Unfortunately there was an uncharacteristic fog that rolled over the city that night so we were literally looking at clouds only. Service was friendly and the food was delicious (soup and salad). We probably would have stuck around for an extended dinner if we had had the view to enjoy. Just have to come back!
Thank you so much for your positive comments and 5 star review! Perhaps the next time you come it will be a clear night! The views are indeed breathtaking!
It was absolutely breathtaking 😩, I Loved It , She Loved It. It was perfect.
Thank you so much for the 5 star review Chris!! We appreciate your patronage and look forward to your return.
Restaurant needs to be badly updated, nice view but not worth the visit
Concerning our decor, the gold you see is actual gold leaf finishes all through out the restaurant. World-class interior designer Norman De Hann under the supervision of our owner designed our restaurant. It is best described as "Classic Glamour" with high end finishes of rare tiger wood and full slab marble in our foyer areas and fine finishing touches all throughout that augment our rich romantic ambiance and unmatched spectacular views overlooking the City, Navy Pier and Lake Michigan.
We had a great time. Next time I would prefer a different table as we were perched over the roof below and would have preferred a lake view (unobstructed). Would come back.
Thank you so much for the 5 star Review Owen!! Be sure to request a window table and we will do our best to accommodate if available.
Service was great, food was good, very hot, ac was not working
Thank you for your feedback and positive comments concerning our service and food, Amanda. Our AC has been resolved and is working fine now. We look forward to your return.
I have been there twice before and loved every minute. This time, with a reservation and a message sent in advance of the celebration we were seated at a table in front of the open entrance to the kitchen. We poured our own champagne and there was an argument between employees right next to us. The food was as good as prior visits just hard to enjoy, for the money, with everything going on
Excellent place to share with someone. The view is awesome. The service pretty good. The food flavor the best
Thank you so much for your positive review Edgar! Your patronage is greatly appreciated and we look forward to your return!
The view is awsome. Food delicious. Service ok but not Amazing.
Thank you for your positive review & feedback Nina. Please know we appreciate you and your patronage greatly. Your positive comments concerning our view and food are very appreciated as well. As a fine dining restaurant we take our service very seriously as this how we have built our business over the last 50 years. Please know your comments have been noted and sent to management. We look forward to your return.
Tiene poco personal y por lo mismo el servicio es bastante lento.
It was our 30th anniversary dinner. My reservation note said so. But, nobody mentioned it.
There was a candle on the table that stayed unlit the whole time. My wife's lamb was overcooked and dry. My steak which I ordered medium rare came out very over cooked. The replacement steak was totally undercooked. I finally got the duck and it was pretty good.
The water glasses were not refilled without my having to ask. By the time we got dessert, we were just ready to call it a night.
The staff was somewhat apologetic but overall it was a disappointing experience.
Thank you for your feedback Stephen, you are important to us. Your comments have been noted by our management.
I surprised my boyfriend for his birthday here and it was amazing!! Very welcoming, *amazing service, great food, great view and really everything was just wonderful!! Thanks Cite’ for such an amazing evening!! We will definitely be back!!
Thank you so much for the positive review Naketa!! You are greatly appreciated and we look forward to your return!!
There were not enough servers The bartender and host were also acting as waiters.. I had to wait forever to get my check. In fact I had to get up and go to the hostess area to ask for my check. There was no one there. There was waiting there a couple waiting to be seated and were waiting a while and looked aggravated. The owner tries to skimp chronically on the number of people working
Thank you so much for the positive review Suzette! Your comments have been noted and sent to management.
Definitely a "special occasion" dining event! Kind thx to the chef and staff for making it memorable.
Thank you so much for the 5 Star Review Gail!! You are greatly appreciated and we look forward to your return!!
Never go here it’s horrible. Food was unedible. Service was so bad. Only good thing about this place is the view but not even worth it
Thank you for your feedback & thank you for your positive comments concerning our views, they are indeed stunning. If there is ever an issue with our food we do our absolute best to make it right. You need only to ask. Your comments concerning service have been noted and sent to mgmt.
We were celebrating our anniversary. We thought everything was excellent except it was rather warm in the restaurant despite having portable air conditioners. My husband was uncomfortably hot and he wanted to leave before the fireworks started but I made him stay. Food was delicious and the service was top notch! We’d definitely return!
Thank you so much for the 5 Star review! We appreciate you and your comments have been noted by our management. Thanks again!!!
Very good food, good music, good waiters
Thank you so much for the 5 Star Review!!
Birthday dinner. Absolutely great host and server Amir
Thank you for the 5 Star Review!
My fiancé and I cane here for our anniversary and absolutely loved not only the food but also the breathtaking views from every angle.
We are so glad you came to celebrate your anniversary with us! Thank you for the 5 Star review!! Please know you are appreciated and we look forward to your return!!
Planned a special evening for my wife to celebrate our 19th wedding anniversary and I was completely disappointed with Cite. I made sure to tell them ahead of time it was our anniversary and I wanted a window seat. We did not have a window seat and the server did not even acknowledge or ask if we had been to Cite before or celebrating anything special. After receiving really poor service and the manager seeming un-phased; I would not recommend Cite. If you want a dinner with a view I’d suggest the Signature Room on 95th; NOT Cite. Cite is also in need of a renovation, it is a bit dated!
Thank you for your feedback. Unfortunately we are not able to guarantee a window seat, this is clearly stated in the reservation; however, we do our best when it is requested. Your comments have been noted and shared with management.
It was a lovely restaurant with great food. The wait staff was very attentive and the views were spectacular. I would not have picked another spot for dinner after my wedding.
Thank you for your 5 star review Aisha!
Great food! Everything on time and tasty. Great view!
Thank you for your 5 Star Review! You are appreciated!
Only disappointment was service. Once order was taken, we did not see our waiter until the brought the desert menu. At that point, we ran out of time to order desert. Otherwise, food and ambiance was good.
Thank you for your positive comments concerning our ambiance and food Phillip. Your comments have been noted by management and addressed. We hope that you will return again.
We've had dinner twice at Cite during the past year. The service is outstanding and the food is delicious. I would highly recommend Cite for any special occasion or for a romantic dinner with one of the most beautiful views of the city! We love the pace of the dinner to see the city in the daylight and experience the beautiful sunset.
Thank you so much for your 5 Star Review!
Cite is a beautiful restaurant, with an amazing staff. Luis made my mother so happy with his presentation/cooking of the Bananas Foster. It was amazing.
Thank you so much for the 5 Star Review!
Well to be fair. They aren’t known for brunch. Food was way below average. The restaurant in the light is dated. Amazing view. There was no service. Hardly saw anyone. But great view.
Please know that if there is ever an issue with our food we will do our absolute best to make it right, you need only ask?? We only work with the best and freshest of ingredients. Concerning our decor, the gold you see is actual gold leaf finishes all through out the restaurant. World-class interior designer Norman De Hann fashioned our restaurant. It is best described as "classic glamour" with high end finishes of rare tiger wood and full slab marble to match our stunning views.
So the view and staff were amazing. We paid $85 a head for mother’s day brunch. The food was not good at all. Lamb and prime rib were cold. “Fresh crab legs” were not a thing. They advertised this but really it was a bowl of chopped up pieces of crab that didn’t taste good. Everything else was mediocre at best. Great staff though.
Thank you for your feedback and positive comments concerning our view and staff. Please know that if there is ever an issue with our food we will do our absolute best to make it right, you need only ask?? We only work with the best and freshest of ingredients. Our Executive Chef Oscar has worked along side some of the most prominent Chefs in the world including Chef Claude Bernard of France . Cité has been in business for almost 50 years. Hopefully our longevity speaks for itself.
Not the first time visit, and definitely not the last. Best service ever!
Thank you for the 5 Star Review! You're greatly appreciated!