#FridayFunday: 8 Steakhouses Dad Will Enjoy!!!


My dad is a meat and potatoes kinda guy!  As I was putting together this list, I had him in mind.  He likes a great steak with full and hearty side dishes.  Here are 8 Chicago Steakhouses that your dad is sure to enjoy!










Shaws Crab House Father’s Day Buffet! (www.shawscrabhouse.com) 21 E. Hubbard, Chicago

This Father’s Day, Shaw’s Crab House in Chicago is celebrating Dad with a very special Sunday brunch buffet priced at $75 for adults and $20 for kids 12 and younger. The buffet will feature a Grand Hot Buffet line with classic breakfast fare, plus Shaw’s specialties, an Omelet and Waffle Station, and the Surf and Turf Station, including lobster bisque, King Crab Legs, and hand-carved beef. There will also be a Cold Seafood Bar, heaped with sushi, oysters, shrimp, and smoked salmon, and Shaw’s Sweets Table with all of Shaw’s favorite desserts in bite-size portions. Plus, all dads will receive a special $59 Shaw’s Crab House Saturday Brunch gift certificate for future use at the downtown location. Reservations are recommended.


Prime & Provisions (www.primeandprovisions.com) 222 N. LaSalle, Chicago

Located on the border of the River North and Loop Area, this two story steakhouse has a special menu planned for Dads featuring Prime Steaks, Old Fashioned Tastings, On-Site Gold Activation, Extensive Cigar Selection and Father’s Day Gift Bags.  Reservations are required.







RPM Steak (www.rpmrestaurants.com) 66 W. Kinzie, Chicago

Located in Chicago’s River North neighborhood, RPM Steak is a modern take on the traditional steakhouse and features a contemporary, chef-driven menu, an award-winning wine list and a well-curated craft cocktail program. RPM Steak is offering extended holiday hours for Father’s Day, the full dinner menu and a special take-home gift for Dad! Enjoy celebration-worthy dishes like Caviar Potato Skins with Smoked Salmon, the 90-Day Dry-Aged Ribeye (part of the Private Reserve collection) or select any of RPM’s prized Japanese A5 Wagyu. RPM Steak will also be sending every dad home with a jar of RPM seasoning salt, a recipe for grilling the perfect steak, plus a $25 gift card off his next visit. Reservations are required.


Morton’s The Steakhouse (www.mortons.com)  1050 N. State Street, Chicago

The original Morton’s Chicago is located in the heart of Downtown.  This basement restaurant has entertained countless celebrities and Chicago's well-known. The rich wood and the grotto-like feel of the space can only be found at the original location. Morton's offers seamless service and unmatched entrees. This is the perfect location for those who want to enjoy the best of the best that Chicago dining has to offer. Morton’s Father’s Day special includes 3 Courses for $59 per person, with your choice of salad, a Choice of Vegetable or potato and your choice of Entrée and Dessert.  Reservations Required.


Chicago Cut Steakhouse (www.chicagocutsteakhouse.com) 300 N. LaSalle, Chicago IL

Chicago Cut has a beautiful space along the Chicago River, a unique menu an unmatched wine list and a modern twist on the traditional steakhouse setting.  Their extensive menu includes something for everyone, from seafood, sushi, to great steaks.  Reservations required.


Maple and Ash (www.mapleandash.com) 8 W. Maple Street, Chicago IL 60610

Maple & Ash mixes a modern aesthetic with authentic service to deliver classic dishes. Located in the upscale gold coast area, guests take the elevator to the third floor to a series of dining rooms where they enjoy Clams, Scallops, Oysters, and Steak fired over a wood grill and much more.





Capital Grille (www.thecapitalgrille.com) 633 North St. Clair Street, Chicago

Located one block from Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, this elegant steakhouse is one of my Dad’s favorites.  They specialize in dry aging their steaks to achieve supreme flavor and texture.  Reservations aren’t necessary but suggested.




Primehouse (www.jameshotels.com/chicago/primehouse)       55 East Ontario, Chicago IL

Primehouse dry ages it’s meats in a Himalayan salt tiled room on site. The result is a marble-ized, tender beef with a rich depth of flavor.  Located inside the James Hotel, it was recently named the #1 Steakhouse in Chicago by Chicago Magazine.  Reservations Required

Chicago is home to so many amazing steakhouses in the city and surrounding suburbs, it’s easy to find a place that dad can enjoy a nice porterhouse!  Celebrate your dad or the special father figure in your life by treating him to a great meal at an amazing establishment! Do you have a favorite Chicago Steakhouse? Let me know! I'm always looking for new places to take my Dad!

Happy Dining!

Until Next Time,

Take care of yourselves and one another

D. Sanders