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As Everest begins the process of slowly and safely reopening, we are taking extra precautions to ensure the safe dining of our guests.  We are committed to the following guidelines to ensure the health of our guests and staff.

-A reconfigured  dining room to ensure at least 6 feet between tables and no more than 25% capacity at any time.
-Guests are required to wear masks while in the restaurant, only to be removed while seated at your table. Staff will be in masks at all times.
-Pre-screening and enhanced services prior to arrival including a personal call from the Sommelier for wine selections.
-All guests will have their temperatures taken prior to entering the restaurant.  Any guest with a temperature over 100 degrees Fahrenheit will not be allowed to dine with us.
-All guests must confirm they have not traveled to any area on the current travel restriction list within the last 14 days

Thank you for your continued trust and support of Everest Restaurant.  We are so happy and excited to welcome you back and serve you once again.

To view our health and safety guidelines for Lettuce Entertain You, click here.

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The Top 10 Reasons To Host Your Wedding at Everest Restaurant

March 6, 2017

The Top 10 Reasons To Host Your Wedding at Everest Restaurant

10.  The Views All of Everest’s Private Dining Rooms feature breathtaking views of Chicago from the 40th floor of the Chicago Stock Exchange. The floor to ceiling windows will create the perfect backdrop for memorable photos and a beautiful atmosphere, while you and your guests celebrate your wedding.

view of city skyline from table in dining room, sculpture in background

Dining Room Views

9.  The Location

Everest’s location in the South Loop puts us just steps from many of the best hotels and favorite attractions in Chicago. Your guests can enjoy Millennium Park, catch a show at one of Chicago’s world class theaters or visit the the iconic Navy Pier.  Making it easy for you and your guests to have a beautiful place to stay and a beautiful place to celebrate your wedding.

chicago bean tourist attraction

Chicago’s Famous “Bean”

8.  The Conveniences

You will find planning your wedding at Everest is a one-stop shop. We offer full service events that include tableware, glassware, chairs and tables – as well as complimentary valet in our secure parking garage. We are also located just steps from El and Metra stops.

dinner table in restaurant with white florals and table number

7.  The Benefits

Everest is part of  Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises and when hosting a wedding with us, you earn Frequent Diner Points . If you are already a member, or become a new member, you will earn reward dollars that can be redeemed at any Lettuce Entertain You restaurant in the future.  Enjoy spectacular food and service in Chicago, Las Vegas, D.C. and Santa Monica.

6.  The Wine

We feature one of the best wine lists in the country and what may be the greatest collection of wines from Alsace in the United States. You will have the expertise of our in house sommeliers to guide you throughout your entire wedding reception, from canapés to dessert.

Alsace Pinot Gris on table with red roses

Alsace Pinot Gris

5.  The Food

We have all been to a wedding where the food leaves something to be desired…

At Everest, every wedding menu is given the same care and attention we give each dish we serve in the dining room. You and your guests will enjoy world-renowned French cuisine, featuring the finest seasonal fare.

Roasted Maine Lobster

Roasted Maine Lobster, in Alsace gewurztraminer butter and ginger

4. The Service

Our fine-dining service staff is among the best in the city.   Every member of our team is devoted to giving you and your guests the best experience possible. Allow our team to handle every detail so that you may relax and enjoy your wedding day.

waiter holding tray of canapese

Waiter passed canapes

3.  The Planner

Your event will be thoughtfully overseen by our onsite event planner. The planner is here to assist you with every detail, from menu planning to décor.

While Everest provides house linens and beautiful ambiance, the planner can assist with any special touches – custom wedding cake, silk linens, flower arrangements, string quartet, etc.

Anything you can think of, we can help.

wedding head table, back of chairs, flowers tied on chairs

Head Table

2.  Chef Joho

Known the world over for having made an indelible mark on the culinary world with his exquisite personal cuisine, Chef J. Joho remains at the top of the culinary world.

Everest has held 4 Stars from the Chicago Tribune longer than any other restaurant in the city and is the only Relais & Chateaux restaurant in the Midwest. Everest was also named Gayot’s “Restaurant of the Year”.

Chef J. Joho and wedding couple

Chef J. Joho

1. The Romance

We are simply one of the most romantic restaurants and wedding venues in the city of Chicago. Breathtaking views, elegant décor, impeccable service, exquisite food, impressive wine, and one of the best Chefs in the country all make Everest one of a kind.  To host the most memorable wedding in Chicago, please consider Everest for your special day.

a wedding couple kissing in the everest elevator





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