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Zealous - CLOSED

419 W Superior St, Chicago, IL 60654-3408
+1 312-475-9112
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good45%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
2 Sep 2013
“Another great dining experience!”
22 Dec 2012
“Try it once”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International
419 W Superior St, Chicago, IL 60654-3408
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

This place is amazing. Wide open, contemporary and amazing food. We had appetizers, salad, and the main course I had was scallops. They were the largest scallops I have ever eaten, and they were delicious. Our desserts were amazing, and it came with basil ice...More

Thank shelley g
Reviewed 23 December 2012

I have been to Zealous several times over the past two years. The wait staff, food, presentation and surprises are great. However, after three visits the magic is gone. The menu is static. The restaurant is slightly off the beaten path and the same old...More

1  Thank chicagofran2
Reviewed 5 September 2012

zealous is quite good--in a fairly contemporary buildout, and an almost traditional cooking style-- fine ingredients, carefully prepared and plated, appetizing with interesting--not quite traditional but not nouveau or shocking combinations. on the night we were there recently the room was 3/4 filled--an older and...More

Thank joeljcj2
Reviewed 23 August 2012

I like this restaurant because there is never too many people here, and you get the attention you deserve. The food is decent (although I wouldn't give it a Michelin star), and the service is very good. The cocktails are well prepared. Overall I would...More

Thank goodgenes5
Reviewed 22 July 2012

We came here afte a Riverside Theater performance of La Soiree. An easy 2 - 3 block walk thru a new upcoming neighborhood. We really enjoyed the crab cake appetizer and the lamb flat bread was also tasty. We shared a main course of duck...More

Thank colduser
Reviewed 13 July 2012

Yesterday five of us dined in Zealous; the atmosphere, the food, the wine list and the service were all first-rate. We liked dining in a civilized place where we could actually hear each other without shouting. As Chicago residents, the only qualm we had was...More

Thank Rami Y
Reviewed 12 June 2012

Went for a graduation dinner. I was surprised the room was not more full on a Saturday night. But the food was excellent-freshly prepared, nicely plated. Drinks were excellent. Service was really good and the staff including the chef who came out to say hello...More

Thank patnovak
Reviewed 30 March 2012

We went here for my sister's birthday. The atmosphere is really cool especially if you have a large party they put you in a "plant" enclosure. The service was great but the food was...meh. I spent most of the night having the waiter explain things...More

Thank MerSloan
Reviewed 9 March 2012

Just came back from Zealous and will never return Went there with a buddy. Tonight is Thursday. We arrived at 5:30 - place was 99% empty. I made the reservation to use my Groupon and via open table. I know there is often a problem...More

Thank kkrow
Reviewed 4 March 2012

Just back from Zealous and knew I needed to describe my dining experience. We arrived at around 7:45 and waited one hour for our appetizers (which were mediocre at best). after waiting 45 minutes, I finally said something to another waiter and then still waited....More

Thank Lauraleah
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 W Superior St, Chicago, IL 60654-3408
    (Hudson & Sedgwick)
  • Public Transportation: 3 Blocks away from the Chicago Brown & Purple El line stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-475-9112
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