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Medici on 57th

1327 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637-1724
+1 773-667-7394
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
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American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1327 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637-1724
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A visit to Hyde Park neighborhood (such as the University of Chicago) can be celebrated with lunch (or dinner) at Medici. The onion rings - a great appetizer (crisp, and moist on the inside).The BLAT (BLT with avocado) was excellent; the steak sandwich was pretty...More

Thank GroundPounder4367
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The chips were amazing and my portabella mushroom burger was good but grilled cheese was so greasy and steak was poor quality. If you order carefully could be good or bad

Thank Schmidly6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were going to the Oriental Museum and wanted to eat first. This is close. Mostly sandwiches. They will make it a salad if you want. Not much seating inside but have tables outside. I had a manchego cheese, fig jam and arugala on a...More

Thank bookrec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the essence of 57th Street life and feeling of the U of Chicago, this is a must do restaurant. Everyone is there -- young students, grad students, young faculty, ancient faculty, families with young children, elderly, .... Great conversations as expected in Hyde Park....More

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popular with locals, this Hyde Park eatery is a gem. My aunt lives in the neighborhood and goes once a week because the food is good and the wait staff are totally open to making it your way with a great attitude! Super casual and...More

Thank karensally2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Hyde Park restaurant is a "must" if you go to that neighborhood for almost any reason. It is interesting to see the range of Hyde Parkers there--grad student parents with little kids, professors, Lab School teens, and the general mix of students. Garbage Pizza...More

Thank kminder
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with my daughter. Great bohemian atmosphere and the food is well prepared and tasty. Also got to squeeze my own orange juice.

Thank jeffreyhunt
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We came alittle bit before lunch started so we decided to start with a fresh apple croissant and a few coffes. Lets just say I thought the croissant was fresh and excellent and recommend the Mexican hit chocolate. We orders lunch and had great suggestions...More

Thank Batholemew
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Medici does everything well, and it has since it converted from an art gallery to the "go to" comfort/organic food restaurant near the University of Chicago in Hyde Park.

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped here while visiting Robie House and MSI. Loved the Mexicana hot Chocolate! Croissants, breads and bagels all looked fantastic. Great service and funky music.

Thank Highwheeler
Hyde Park
If you want to get a feel for quintessential South
Side Chicago, you have to make a stop in Hyde Park,
one of the city’s most popular neighborhoods. This
historic area is home to two of the city’s most
prominent cultural institutions, the Museum of Science
and Industry and the University of Chicago. A stroll
here will bring you past vintage and grand hotels
converted into luxury apartment buildings; peaceful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1327 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637-1724
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Hyde Park
  • Neighbourhood: Hyde Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-667-7394
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