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838 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607-2309
+1 312-733-3379
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
21 Mar 2017
“Gone but not forgotten”
21 Jun 2016
“Awful Service; Average Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American
$$ - $$$
838 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607-2309
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

The last time we dined at Vivo was in June, before we left on our Florida vacation. Opened in 1991 at 838 West Randolph Street, the exquisite Italian eatery was one of the oldest restaurants on Randolph Street in the West Loop. It was so...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The service for our party of seven could not have been worse. 10-15 minutes for a waiter approached asking if we wanted a drink; another 15 minutes for a bottle of wine to appear; after another 20 minutes had to flag down a waiter to...More

Thank DRLand
Vivo R, Guest Relations Manager at Vivo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2016

Although we are extremely thankful of the feedback you have provided us, we are terribly sorry to hear your experience with us was anything less than five-star. We are deeply saddened to hear about this frustrating experience, and there is no excuse for the type...More

Reviewed 15 June 2016

Better that we imagined! The food and service were excellent!! Table 70 is romantic, quiet and fun! We will definitely go back the next time we are in Chicago.

Thank michiganman09
Vivo R, Guest Relations Manager at Vivo, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2016

Thanks so much for your amazing review! We're so happy to hear you had an enjoyable time while dining with us at Table 70. We look forward to having you back next time you're in Chicago!

Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Three girls off to vivo for a fun night ... Packed vivo was a great start!! It is very loud and the tables are close so be prepared for it. The food was phenomenal - we split several different courses which worked out well. The...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

If you're heading to Chicago you'll not want to miss costing Vivo. Order the gnocchi as an appetizer to share with the table- you won't be sorry. The fun atmosphere and music is incredible. Parker our waiter was very knowledgable in helping make heat decisions...More

Thank TNTravelGal2015
Vivo R, Owner at Vivo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

Hi! Thanks for the great review! We’re so glad that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Your feedback is greatly appreciated, and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Happened here by chance; did not think reservations needed for other spots in area at 530pm, and lucked into this spot without a reservation. Good was good, service very friendly and on point. Food could have used a little more seasoning (salt), but was good....More

Thank Jason J
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Thanks to the amazing GM, Sheena, and staff at Vivo who helped pull together our engagement at Vivo. My fiancée planned with Sheena and she helped make sure everything was perfect. We couldn't get the private table as it was already booked but we can...More

Thank WinterBeachFever
Vivo R, Owner at Vivo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

Hello! Thank you for your high praises about Vivo. We are so glad to hear that your engagement party was a great experience! We take great pride in providing great food and service that’s coupled with an amazing atmosphere. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Can I give 7 stars? First, we reserved table 70. Want to feel like a rock star? There you go! Overlooks the whole place. Second, price fixed for 5 courses. Great choices, one of the best steaks we've ever had! The other courses were flavorful...More

Thank mwpyle
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great venue in the newest, trendiest area of Chicago, West Randolph. Nice outside seating and a really nice venue inside. Old warehouse with brick and high ceilings in the main dining room. Not overly large inside space, so it has a nice warm ambiance. There...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Well we ended up going to this Italian restaurant after a bad experience at Jaipur across the street. Seems like everything happens for a reason. The universe deliberately guided us away from the bad and straight into the arms of the superb. Superb food, superb...More

Thank Sitie
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Fulton Market, Randolph Market, Jackson Boulevard and
Greek Town make up the West Loop. The neighborhood is
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Studios, but this downtown neighborhood is also an
up-and-coming spot for Chicago’s trendsetters. Several
sub-neighborhoods within West Loop make this a unique
neighborhood to visit. Dotted with factories and
warehouses, West Loop is packed with various types of
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 31 - USD 40
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 838 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607-2309
    (Green St.)
  • Public Transportation: Clinton Green/Pink line El; Halsted Bus and plenty of taxis available
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-733-3379
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