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Sixteen

Trump International Hotel & Tower, 401 N. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
312-588-8030
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Critic’s Notes

Luxury suffuses every aspect of Thomas Lents’s four-course tasting menu. He fashions complex, elegant meals from the highest-quality ingredients and plates them handsomely, while his precision and deftness with texture, temperature, and proportioning result in culinary modernism at its best. Ordering options: seasonal tasting menu, $190; prix fixe, $130; à la carte on request. Formal service; serious wine program.

Dishes We Liked

(All dishes were part of a tasting menu.) Comté flan with chive flowers, morels, and asparagus soup; potato-sturgeon soufflé with caviar; whey-poached loup de mer with fennel, parsley, and horseradish emulsion; dry-aged rib eye with fermented ramps and alliums; chocolate crémeux with sesame cake, blackberry, and sudachi

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Additional Information:

Rating:
Price: $100-plus
Cuisine: Contemporary
Neighborhood: River North
Noteworthy: Child friendly
Outdoor dining
Wheelchair accessible
Hours: B daily, L Mon-Sat, D nightly. Br Sun.
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