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Carnivale

702 W Fulton St, Chicago, IL 60661-1002
+1 312-850-5005
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cotton candy” (43 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (42 reviews)
“ceviche” (48 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
702 W Fulton St, Chicago, IL 60661-1002
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1 - 10 of 580 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

What a fun evening with friends at Carnivale! Loved the cocktails. We had steak-excellent. Great Latin American food-festive atmosphere-super fun!

Thank kebolden2009
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my wife to Carnivale last night for her birthday dinner. We did the Ceviche tasting and both had Arrachera for our main course. Excellent drinks and very attentive service.

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great wedding venue for a smaller party, out of the norm venue , exotic decorations,great food that has a Latin American theme ,great staff and accommodations, do it again in a heartbeat. We have been previously for New Year's Eve and totally enjoyed the restaurant...More

Thank Bigskylvr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic crab cevechie. Great atmosphere. A winner for sure if you're alone or on a date or dinner with friends.

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome restaurant! It is so much fun- there is live music or dancing on Friday nights. The food is outstanding. The entree portions are pretty big- easily sharable. Definitely try the ropa viejo appetizers- you will not be disappointed. The mojitos are also delicious- they...More

Thank guestse13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took several customers to dinner and the the place wasn't too crowded. Everyone had a variety of items from the menu; guacamole, mini tacos, several varieties of the ceviche and a few of the main courses. The specialty drink of the restaurant was a mojito...More

Thank JWFan515
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for dinner on a Saturday and it was fantastic! We had a reservation and I'm glad we did, because they were super busy. Very eclectic decor and lots of bright colors everywhere! They have a lot of craft cocktails and speciality drinks,...More

Thank Champion2121
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I love this restaurant decor. You feel like Alice in "Alice in Wonderland" Food ...They can offer a better menu for this amazing atmosphere. You can not go wrong with Newyork strip steak. Pina coladas and margaritas are good. I would not order bomba seafood...More

Thank LINChicago
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Loved loved the atmosphere here--very hip and cool décor. The food was phenominal with the Spanish, Caribbean, and South American flair. Ordered the Arroz con Mariscos--fantastic. My friend had the flank steak with chimichurii---OH MY GOD good. The drink did NOT mess around--great sangria, and...More

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing amazing amazing service. Loved the food loved it all. Deserts were amazing! Coconut mojitos is a must

Thank Oscar R
Nearby
West Loop
Fulton Market, Randolph Market, Jackson Boulevard and
Greek Town make up the West Loop. The neighborhood is
best known as the location of Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo
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
...More
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
LiveToTravel621
Do they have a kids menu?
18 May 2017|
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Response from LINChicago | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately they do not have kids menu:)
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E_3151
What is the "dress code"?
11 November 2015|
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Response from Jason R | Reviewed this property |
I wear jeans and a dress shirt, but you could wear casual or a suit... that's what is so great about this place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$40
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 W Fulton St, Chicago, IL 60661-1002
    (Halsted)
  • Public Transportation: Bus: The #8 Halsted at Fulton Market/Lake: 2 minute walk The # 65 Grand Avenue at Desplaines:10 minute walk The # 56 Milwaukee stops at Fulton/Desplaines: 2 minute walk Train: The Blue Line at Milwaukee/Grand: 10 minute walk The Pink Line at Clinton: 5 min walk The Green Line at Clinton: 5 min walk
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-850-5005
  • E-mail
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