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835 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2203
+1 312-335-3663
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (28 reviews)
“soups” (19 reviews)
“pasta” (23 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 7:00 pm Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
835 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2203
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was the perfect pace for our group of 30 to eat. With all the different choices everyone was able to get something they liked. There is soup, salad, Asian, Mexican, stir fry, hot dogs, southern, barbecue, and Italian. I loved the chicken malenaisse It...More

Thank scottzoll
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Everyone in your family will be happy after dinner at Foodlife. So many choices from NBA, Asian, burgers, fish, salads, etc. good beer selection too.located in the Wter Tower Place.

Thank joshua916
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Best quick breakfast in town! Their food is really good and consistently good. Eggs are steamed, so soft! Bacon, sausage. Their cinnamon rolls are also to die for. They also have fresh OJ and oatmeal! Service is fast and there is plenty of tables to...More

Thank MoandMari
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We ate recently at Foodlife. It is super convenient if shopping in Water Tower. We were catching a show at Water Tower also so need something quick. We had Chinese and salad bar. The salad was fresh and good but the salmon was nothing special....More

Thank cw0108
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Many great food options including Mity Nice Grill, all well prepared and enjoyable, and reasonably priced. If you're at Watertower Place, take advantage of this mezannine facility.

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We were thirsty and wanted to try the smoothies on the mezzanine of the Water Tower and so went to Foodlife. 4 of us got 2 Mango tango smoothies and they were vary tasty. I recommend it if you like smoothies.

Thank TripPhotographer52
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Recently stayed at the Sofitel in Chicago and wished we knew about this place sooner. Located on the Mezzanine floor of Water Tower Place and offering different food stations for your selection, i.e. soup, stir fry, chinese, italian, dessert, etc. You're given a credit card...More

Thank Connie J
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Great to be able to choose from a wide variety of foods and it sure beats the Sbarro, etc. you normally find at mall/retail environments.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to go with a group of people wanting different types of food. And because it's all Lettuce Entertain You fare, it's all fantastic. You are given charge cards, and you walk around "buying" what you want. Nonalcoholic drinks come with...More

Thank Bonnie T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This food court is right off the atrium of the Water Tower Place, on the mezzanine level, next to the Might Nice restaurant. For breakfast, lunch and dinner Foodlife offers over a dozen types of cuisines, chozen by customers in a 'move-around-and-fill-my-tray' manner. Spacious seating...More

Thank irina g
Magnificent Mile
Over 400 stores pack the concrete along Michigan
Avenue, the eight-block stretch known as Magnificent
Mile. This area between Oak Avenue and the Chicago
River is more a shopping paradise than a full-out
neighborhood. For prime upscale shopping, this is the
place to go. It’s busy, energetic, and packed with
shoppers. You'll also find hundreds of restaurants and
dozens of hotels, all on the mid- to high-end scale.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 835 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2203
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Magnificent Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Magnificent Mile
  • Phone Number: +1 312-335-3663
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