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Nico Osteria

1015 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1207
+1 312-994-7100
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (37 reviews)
“bruschetta” (54 reviews)
“branzino” (33 reviews)
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7:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1015 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1207
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed at the Thompson Hotel for 2 nights, and had breakfast here on 2 mornings. Service was good, food was delicious. The scrambled eggs were a perfect start to the day! Highly recommend!

Thank njdc5
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriends walked a long way from hotel to come to place only to be disappointed.. the waitress was stuffy and wasn't helpful in helping understand the menu..

Thank verypleasevactioner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

service was off. Food runners didn’t know where orders went, and appetizers weren’t cleared when the entrees came out - the runners asked us to move our plates. Final bill was presented before our entree plates were cleared . Food was GREAT but when service...More

Thank Chopstick224
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service and food. Interesting and fresh with great presentation. Enjoyed sitting at the bar and watching the kitchen!

Thank Ahoel
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short ten minute walk to breakfast. Unique foods and attentive service. Close to everything and very good!

Thank coyotepack5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food and the ambience of dining on the patio/sidewalk. Not your traditional heavy Italian fare. I had the orecchiette with tuna sausage and it was awesome!

Thank DaddyO1973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is tasty. Brussels sprouts bruschetta is a must try. The Brussels sprouts were crispy. Hazelnut brings out the flavor. And the sweetness from the lemon honey was genius. Meatballs is also good. The sauce is a bit on the richer side compared to...More

Thank Belinda L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting in booth by open widows was very nice. Nice breeze and the atmosphere if inside was a good combination. I was not impressed with my lobster spaghetti. The pasta in my plate was not spaghetti and it was over cooked. I asked the waitress...More

Thank Mena L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really delicious Italian food with a modern twist. Brilliant staff. Seriously, incredible service. The team went out of their way to ensure my gluten free preferences were met. Outstanding. Thank you especially to the team, front of house and chefs.

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat at the counter to watch the chefs in the kitchen. Don't make this decision lightly because the stools aren't that comfortable and the waiter will be at your back which is a little odd. Both meals we had were delicious. The Brussel sprout...More

Thank Chicago-BB
Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The
original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion
here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic
mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also
find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1015 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-1207
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-994-7100
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