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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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Bacon Wrapped Dates
Marcona almond‏ stuffed date, red endive, fuji apple, romaine lettuce, lavender honey vinaigrette, blue cheese sauce
Smoked Salmon Flatbread
Sourdough flatbread, dill ricotta, tomato red onion relish, fried capers
Prime beef meatball, thyme, basil, ricotta, tomato arrabbiata
Ropa Vieja
Braised skirt steak, sweet plantains, malanga, aji amarillo aioli, queso fresco
Ecuadorian Shrimp Ceviche
Poached shrimp, rooftop garden chilies, tomatoes, red onion, cilantro, avocado
Green papaya, carrots, malanga, cilantro, smoked hazelnuts, sweet and sour adobo
Chunky avocados, cilantro, chilies, onion, garlic, lime, chips
Pulled chicken, homemade smoked bacon, blue cheese, farm fresh hardboiled eggs, tomatoes, croutons, creamy sherry vinaigrette
Shrimp $+4.00
Chicken $+4.00
Classic Caesar
Organic romaine‏ hearts, parmigiano reggiano cheese, sourdough croutons
Ricotta Pancakes
Fresh blueberries, whipped cream, vermont maple syrup
Key Lime French Toast
Key lime stuffed French toast, fresh whipped cream, brown butter, pineapple syrup, berries
Farm fresh eggs choice of: homemade smoked bacon or homemade pork sausage, oaxaca cheese, mushrooms, tomatoes, spinach
Huevos Rancheros
Corn tostada, beans, avocado, oaxaca cheese, chipotle salsa, cilantro, farm fresh eggs
Carnitas Chilaquiles
Fresh corn tortillas, pork carnitas, farm fresh eggs, tomatillo, oaxaca cheese, crema
Farm fresh‏ eggs, tater tots, English muffin, homemade smoked bacon or homemade pork sausage
Spain’S Benedict
Serrano ham, farm fresh poached eggs, pimento hollandaise, papas bravas, english muffin
Tripleta Burrito
Chicken, steak, chorizo chimichurri, congri, cheddar cheese, refried beans, romaine, tomatoes, guacamole
Churro Style Waffle
Sugar, cinnamon, Mexican chocolate ganache
Chicken 'N Waffles
Cuban-Korean spiced‏ crispy chicken, Belgium waffles, chipotle maple syrup
House Tater Tots
Homemade Candied Bacon
Homemade Pork Sausage
Greek Yogurt with House Made Granola
Shaved Brussel Sprouts
Sourdough or Multigrain Bread
Fresh Bagel
English Muffin
Ecuadorian Dark Chocolate Dipped Smoked Bacon
Banana Cream Pie
Oreo crumble, caramelized bananas, whipped cream
Red Velvet French Toast
Red velvet cake, burnt meringue, brown butter pineapple syrup, sour cream ice cream
Organic Cotton Candy
House made caramel corn
US$14 - US$40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Came here for dinner with a group of 15 people. The service was quick and the environment was like a carnival. They had a large option of food choices along with drinks.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank paigedaniel
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Although you don't get the full experience for lunch, it is still an awesome unique time. Food is very good and presentation is lovely, but for the price I wouldn't put it above expectations. Our server, Luis, was phenomenal and attentive. We will definitely come...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MaryAnn H
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We tried Carnivale with a large group colleagues for a business dinner and it was absolutely a wonderful experience. I have made the reservation with Open Table and we were seated on time. The place is very colourful and amazingly pleasant, had a great selection...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Explorersk
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Good place for a gathering of a large group of people. However the spread of dinner was limited. It was a fun place and we enjoyed a lot.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Abhishekduta
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Great place to visit for drinks and if you like Latin food make sure to eat. The drink selection is awesome and if you have the liver for it try as many as you can. I have not had a bad one yet. As for...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank C2197MAthomasv
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

This very large restaurant is very impressive and eclectic in decor. When you walk in, there is a very nice bar area that has a very impressive liquor selection. The main dining room is two stories with incredible light fixtures, very cool art work that...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jackf741
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Ate brunch here Sunday with family and friends. I had low expectations, as I live in Texas, so Mexican/Latin Food in Chicago ... hmm. Really good food! My daughter loved her steak and eggs! Chiliqueles (sp) looked good. Excellent guacamole. My egg white omelet was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank CharlieinTexas
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I've been to this restaurant a few times. This was my sister's first time for her birthday. I made reservations and requested a table where she could get a decent view of the restaurant. We were sat in a smaller room in the back with...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Lindsey K
Reviewed 28 April 2018

I came here for drinks and appetizers only. I am in love with the decor. Their attention to detail when decorating makes for a really fun environment. The drinks menu was cool and different. Great night at Carnivale.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank nypdliz
Reviewed 23 April 2018

I was there with 2 friends last weekend. I've wanting to go to this restaurant for the longest time. I made a reservation for 9pm, we were there 5 minutes early and we got a table 40 minutes later. Decided to get a drink at...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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