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Maple & Ash

8 W Maple St, Chicago, IL 60610-2808
+1 312-944-8888
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“seafood tower” (44 reviews)
“wedge salad” (28 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
8 W Maple St, Chicago, IL 60610-2808
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Maple & Ash
1. The seafood tower is a must!
"the roasted seafood tower-a must"
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2. The Best Meal Ever!
"Maple and Ash could be one of the best meals of my entire life"
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3. Very Happy Accident!
"perfectly cooked food, and maintaining polished, friendly service"
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Reviewed yesterday

My boyfriend surprised me with a trip to Chicago for my birthday and we had dinner at Maple & Ash. It was wonderful! It was trendier than your typical steakhouse and I appreciated that. We had reservations and were immediately seated. The service was wonderful...More

Thank M D
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 30 May 2018

I can't say enough great things about my experience at Maple & Ash. Let's start with our short wait at the bar, the waitress make a suggestion for our drinks and I thoroughly enjoyed my martini. We were waiting for seating in the main room...More

Thank Dawn S
Mason M, Guest Relations Manager at Maple & Ash, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Thanks Dawn! Mason Marks Maitre D Maple & Ash mmarks@mapleandash.com

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I recently had a wonderful experience at Maple and Ash. The atmosphere was lovely. The food was excellent. I had the salmon. I was with several people, and everyone raved about their meals. The wine list is extensive. I highly recommend this restaurant. I’ll be...More

Thank marywithani
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped here for drinks and appetizers on a holiday evening. It was about 8 in the evening and as we approached, the front door was open and we saw absolutely no people at the bar or at the tables in the bar area. We...More

Thank BML111
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped to eat here with friends night before the football game (ND) and what a lovely time. The service was impeccable, the food lets just say it took us a long time to leave. Our mistake was we had way too many starters (don't do...More

Thank mspatron
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best meals we have had in Chicago. The ambience is so fun and unique, The seafood tower is a must and mouthwatering. We had the Foie Gras and the Meatball appetizers and were blown away. Our steaks were cooked perfectly and melted...More

Thank jenjay22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had reservations at Maple and Ash based on the wonderful reviews. Upon arrival, it was such a lovely evening and the outdoor seating was so appealing with its covered arbor and twinkling lights, we asked to sit outside. The hostess told us that the...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Maple and Ash yesterday for our last dinner in Chicago. Our whole experience was disappointing and well below our expectations. This is a very noisy place as it seems to be the place to be seen in Chicago! The service is good...More

2  Thank Bruno M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great meal and excellent service. Maple and Ash delivers a special dining experience from the amuse-bouche drink to the excellent wedge salad to the steaks perfectly prepared. Try the arm candy M&A beefed up butter with your steak it makes a difference. My steak was...More

Thank barrynoah
Mason M, Guest Relations Manager at Maple & Ash, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You Barrynoah! Mason Marks Maitre D’ / Guest Relations Manager Maple & Ash / etta mmarks@mapleandash.com

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best meal & service we experienced during our short stay in Chicago has to be at Maple & Ash. Beautiful surroundings,lovely table linen, candelabra all add to the amazing atmosphere. Complimentary cocktail was delicious, the food & service was outstanding great menu and very...More

Thank 55BoraB
Mason M, Guest Relations Manager at Maple & Ash, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much, 55BoraB! Mason Marks Maitre D’ and Guest Relations Manager Maple & Ash / etta mmarks@mapleandash.com

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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Megan B
28 June 2018|
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Response from MasonM298 | Property representative |
Megan, Of course. We do charge a $50 corkage fee, though. While we understand a sentimental bottle, we also respect the work that our wine team puts towards creating the best wine list possible. Mason Marks Maitre D Maple... More
Bill B
15 May 2018|
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Response from MasonM298 | Property representative |
Yes and Yes! Mason Marks Maitre D Maple & Ash
2 June 2017|
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Response from ChrisG7358 | Property representative |
We welcome children with open arms. More figuratively than literally. While some of the comments above ring true we never will deny entry. We have had toddlers and infants in as well as small children and we do provide high... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 W Maple St, Chicago, IL 60610-2808
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-944-8888
  • E-mail
Maple & Ash is redefining today’s steakhouse experience. We take an innovative approach, mixing a modern aesthetic with authentic service to deliver classic wood-fired dishes. With the menu crafted by two-Michelin-star chef, Danny Grant, and a wine program named one of “America’s Best” by Wine Spectator, Maple & Ash finds splendor in every moment. Holiday Hours: Christmas Eve: 12:00pm-9:30pm Christmas Day: Closed New Year's Eve: Brunch 10am-1:30pm | Dinner starts at 4:30pm New Year's Day: Closed
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