Intro

Modern American

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Overview

Tiny twinkling lights bathe the dining room, setting a romantic tone at Intro. Guest chefs rotate, helming the kitchen and providing a unique dining experience each visit with wine pairings that reflect the guest chef's sensibilities. Tickets are required for entry and include the tasting menu, highlighting the chef-in-residence’s personal approach to upscale American cuisine alongside drink pairings.

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Accolades

  • Semi-Finalist: James Beard Foundation Best New Restaurant 2016
  • Three stars from the Chicago Tribune 2015
  • The Hottest Restaurants in Chicago Right Now 2015 — Eater Chicago

Menu for Intro

Dinner Menu

Vegetables

  • Lightly Grilled Cabbage with numbing spice
    $4.95
  • Szechuan Tofu & Kale Salad with citrus
    $6.95
  • Green Papaya Salad with tamarind vinaigrette
    $6.95
  • 8 Treasure Chinese Broccoli Salad
    $6.95

Bao (2 Pc.) / Dumplings

  • Crackling Fried Chicken Bao
    $9.95
  • BBQ Mushroom Bao with sesame mayo
    $9.95
  • "Char Siu" Pork Belly Bao
    $9.95
  • Alaskan King Crab Soup Dumpling
    X-large $13.95
  • Lobster Dumplings (4 Pc.) with jade butter
    $10.95

Soups

  • Black Truffle-Egg Drop Soup with ginger & scallion
    $7.95
  • Foie Gras & Chicken Dumplings with aromatic broth
    $7.95

Noodles / Fried Rice

  • Chilled Eggplant and Noodles with spicy peanuts & lime
    $9.95
  • White Curry Noodles with lemongrass & ginger
    $12.95
  • Pork & Shiitake Mushroom Lo Mein
    $12.95
  • Smoked Butternut Squash Fried Rice
    $13.95
  • Beijing Duck Fried Rice
    $14.95
  • Steak Fried Rice with kumquats
    $14.95

Seafood

  • Crispy Shrimp Lollipops (2 Pc.)
    $8.95
  • Cantonese Salmon with ginger vinaigrette
    $17.95

Meat / Poultry

  • Wagyu Beef Tartare with cured egg yolk
    $12.95
  • Glazed Five-Spice Pork Ribs
    $9.95
  • Singapore Black Pepper Strip Steak
    $18.95
  • Caramel-Lacquered Prime Beef with chinese long beans
    $18.95
  • Roasted Duck for Two with traditional & non-traditional garnishes
    $46.95

Dessert

  • Hang Kong-Style Custard Tart Brulee
    $5.95
  • Maple Soy Panna Cotta
    $5.95
  • Mandarin Meringues (2 Pc.)
    $4.95
  • Mango-Lime Sorbet
    $4.95

Dim Sum Menu

Vegetable Dim Sum

  • Lightly Grilled Cabbage with numbing spice
  • Green Papaya Salad with tamarind vinaigrette
  • 8 Treasure Chinese Broccoli Salad

Hot Dim Sum

  • BBQ Mushroom Bao with sesame mayo
  • Crispy Shrimp Lollipops
  • Glazed Five-Spice Pork Ribs

Large

  • White Curry Noodles with lemongrass & ginger
  • Caramel-Lacquered Prime Beef with chinese long beans

Dessert

  • Hong Kong-Style Tart Brulee

2300 North Lincoln Park West
Chicago, IL 60614

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Intimate, Refined, Upscale
  • Dress Code: Dressy
    Good For: Late Night, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (773) 868-0002
  • Private Dining Room: Yes