Do you take reservations?
We can accommodate reservations up to 8 people.  Please click on the reservation tab to reserve your table now.
Do you host private events?
The Promontory would love to host your next event. For more info, please click on the PRIVATE EVENTS tab at the top of the page for more information.
What kind of food do you have?
Modern Hearth Cooking – contemporary American food highlighting historic dishes cooked in a wood-fired oven.
Is there a dress code?
There is no formal dress code. Dress for a night of great listening, dining and wine drinking.
Can I attend even if I am under 21?
We are an all ages venue. If under 21, we ask that you do not choose seats at the bar nor consume alcohol.
How do I get there via CTA or Metra?
The #55 Garfield bus is 1.5 blocks south of Promontory at 55th and Lake Park Ave. It is accessible via the Red or Green line.

The #6 bus stops at 53rd and Hyde Park Blvd and you can catch it in the Loop.

The #2 Hyde Park Express and the #10 stop a couple of blocks away and run from the Loop to Hyde Park.

Metra access is also available via the Metra Electric District (ME) to the 51st / 53rd Street (Hyde Park) stop.
Driving directions?
We are located behind the Akira across the street from Hyde Park Bank.

Coming from the North East – Head south on Lake Shore Drive. Exit at 47th st. Make a left on South Lake Park Ave. Make right on 53rd and an immediate left onto South Lake Park Ave (yes there’s two!)

Coming from the North West – Head south on The Dan Ryan (90/94). Take the exit for 55 North/Lake Shore Drive. Exit at 47th st. Make a left on South Lake Park Ave. Make right on 53rd and an immediate left onto South Lake Park Ave (yes there’s two!)

Coming from the South East – Head north on S. South Shore Drive. Turn left at East 57th Street. Make right onto S. Hyde Park Blvd. Make a left on 53rd and an immediate left onto South Lake Park Ave (yes there’s two!).

Coming from the South West- Head to 94W. Take exit 57 to Garfield Blvd. Go through the park. Continue onto East 55th St. Make a left onto S. Lake Park Ave.
Is parking available?
There is parking in the lot behind Promontory. Additionally, excellent street parking is available along Lake Park Ave and surrounding side streets.
Can you call me a cab?
Yup! There’s this thing called Uber…but cabs can also be reached at:

Checker Cab – (312) 243-2537

Yellow Cab – 312-829-4222.
Can I buy gift cards?
Gift cards are available for purchase in-person by visiting our host stand during normal business hours or online at our SHOP. Gift cards can only be used for food and beverage purchases at this time. They are available in any denomination and can be reloaded as needed.