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KiKi's Bistro

900 N Franklin St, Lbby 1, Chicago, IL 60610-8100
+1 312-335-5454
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“escargot” (18 reviews)
“profiteroles” (12 reviews)
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French, European, Gluten Free Options
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900 N Franklin St, Lbby 1, Chicago, IL 60610-8100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kiki's combines silly prices, mediocre food and indifferent-to-hostile service. I guess the world is becoming a better place, because it has been a long time since I have had such a dreadful restaurant experience.

1  Thank Caroline Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In town for two days, I gave my aunt and uncle a last-minute call and we managed to squeeze in a dinner together. They chose one of their old standbys, a French bistro (country style) named after it's owner, a white-haired gent in his 50's....More

Thank jaseaton
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Ate at Kiki's for the second time, and it was as good as I remembered. I had the poulet roti (roast chicken) which was served with delicious sautéed red cabbage, carrots, green beans, and mashed potatoes. My husband had the trout which was served with...More

Thank tmeyerswim
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Dined here for a business dinner and I can't say enough good things about the experience. The service is EXCELLENT and our waiter was masterful. No rush to move from drinks and conversation to dinner. The wine selection is awesome and the quality and presentation...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017

We recently moved from the suburbs to the city. My uncle had been coming here for 30 years are recommended that we try it. When you come it you are greeted by Kiki. The food was excellent - especially the escargot. Prices are reasonable -...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Kiki's has always been a great place for dining. You are meet inside by the owners, it makes you feel like a guest in there home. Servers are well informed and helpful in ordering, we have never had a bad meal or service.

Thank T D
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Travel to Chicago 3 times year and will always stop here. Fine food and service and reasonable prices.

Thank wgarlati
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent French onion soup, mushroom goat cheese pizza. Lovely trout almandine. Crispy pomm frittes. Perfectly juicy steaks. Well seasoned. Best of the night was the melt in your mouth apple crisp served with cinnamon ice cream. Close second was the fresh blueberry bread pudding and...More

Thank amb333
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We would not skip Kiki's when in Chicago. It's a bit off the beaten path due west of the Hancock Building in a non-descript neighborhood but once you step inside, you are somewhere in France in a cozy country cottage. The atmosphere is great! Service...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time on initial recommedation of local foodie friends, another pair of which called it "an old favorite" ...excellent poulet roti, pate de la compagne, and cassoulet...profiterolles were delicious, ...well priced wine list and very professional service ...among the best in the...More

Thank KennedyBrooks
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4 July 2015|
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Response from cptraveler45 | Reviewed this property |
It is about 6-8 blocks west of Michigan Ave. not too far. A short cab/uber ride or a nice walk on s good day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 17:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 N Franklin St, Lbby 1, Chicago, IL 60610-8100
  • Public Transportation: Chicago Brown Line Stop #66 Chicago Bus, Franklin Stop We are 3 small blocks north of Chicago Ave. on Franklin, at the northwest corner of the intersection with Locust St.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-335-5454
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