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Townhouse Restaurant & Wine Bar

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Townhouse Board
Chef’s choice of two cheeses, chef’s choice of two meats, pickled jalapeños, garbanzo spread, seasonal fruit
Pretzel Crab Cake
Jumbo lump crab, remoulade, pineapple, mixed greens
Lamb Sliders
Capers, spinach, roasted red pepper, feta
Fried Cheese Curds
Red pepper ketchup, fennel and arugula salad
Polenta Sticks
Sesame Calamari
Scallions, wasabi cocktail sauce
Jalapeño Coins
Beer-battered jalapeño slices, served with house-made beer cheese
Chicken Wings
House-made hot sauce, jalapeño goat cheese
Steak $5
Shimp $6
Chicken, tortilla chips, jalapeño-blue cheese dip, black bean and corn relish
Add to any salad: chicken $4, steak $5, shrimp $6; salmon, tuna, scallops $8
Chicken Caesar
Grilled romaine, croutons, parmesan, caesar dressing
Watercress, fennel, apple, pumpernickel croutons, apple vinaigrette
Mixed greens, chicken, tomato, scallions, cucumber, egg, bacon, shallot-thyme vinaigrette
Spinach, egg, grilled onion, candied walnuts, bacon, brie, strawberries, rosemary-red wine vinaigrette
Arugula, pickled onion, almonds, blueberries, shallot-thyme vinaigrette
Charred Calamari
Napa cabbage, bok choy, edamame, carrot, radish, scallions, sesame-soy vinaigrette
Chicken Club
Bacon,‎ bibb lettuce, pepper jack, tomato chutney, garlic aioli, wheat bread
Fried Walleye
Cabbage slaw, tartar sauce, onion roll
Veggie Wrap
Sprouts, cucumber, red bell pepper, romaine, garbanzo spread, avocado cream
Turkey Burger
Turkey patty, cranberry relish, roasted brussel sprout slaw, brie, wheat bread
Townhouse Burger
Grass-fed ground beef, bacon, havarti, jalapeño aioli, tomato chutney, arugula, pretzel bun
Prime Rib
Sliced prime rib, caramelized onion aioli, caper-mustard relish, swiss, beef jus, baguette
Pork Belly Banh Mi
Seared pork belly, pickled radish and carrot, jalapeño, cucumber, cilantro, aioli, baguette
Pulled Pork
Soy-braised pork shoulder, asian slaw, ginger aioli, telera roll
Grilled salmon, dill and squash couscous salad, grilled artichokes, caper-lemon butter
Andouille sausage, shrimp, chicken, garlic rice, creole sauce
Pan-seared scallops, baby bok choy, creamy polenta, roasted mushrooms
Crisped chicken thighs, quinoa, roasted asparagus, pork belly, chicken jus
sesame-soy broth, ginger-lemon pork tenderloin, baby bok choy, napa cabbage, edamame, egg, basil, scallions
Pink peppercorn-crusted tuna loin, quinoa, apple puree, apple-fennel slaw
Pork Tenderloin
Grilled‎ pork tenderloin, rice cake, peaches, watercress, pork jus
Linguine & Meatballs
Grilled‎ lamb meatballs, marinara, basil, thyme, shaved parmigiano reggiano
Wild Striped Bass
Grilled bass, bean purée, rosemary-marinated tomatoes, fennel and arugula salad
New York Strip
French fries, mushrooms, herb butter, beef jus
Served with rice and bean purée
Ancho-Rubbed Ribeye
Pickled carrots, caramelized onion and peppers, queso fresco
Soy-Braised Pulled Pork
Asian slaw, ginger aioli
BBQ Chicken
Cabbage slaw, shredded cheddar
Grilled Fish
Apple-fennel slaw, cilantro
Chef's Market
Ask your server for today's vegetable taco
Baby Bok Choy
Roasted Brussel Sprouts
Creamy Polenta
Roasted Mushrooms
Dill & Squash Couscous Salad
French Fries
Fried Okra
Sweet Potato Fries
Side Salad
any regular menu salad for half the price
Featuring warm wood-paneled walls, beautiful hardwood flooring, an alluring wine wall, and floor-to-ceiling windows, this distinctively urban restaurant and wine bar provides an elegant yet casual feel, ideal for lunch or dinner. Townhouse's uniquely designed menu offers a large selection of small plates, sandwiches, salads, and entrees to suit any taste.
US$10 - US$30
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub, Wine Bar
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a casual dining experience with a nice selection of appetizers, salads, and sandwiches with a good selection of wines, beers, and cocktails in The Loop, this is it. Popular with the employees in the area (it’s on the ground floor...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank A3769GQrichardr
Reviewed July 14, 2018

We ate here because it was a 10 minute walk away from our theater on Randolph. The place was relatively empty for an early Friday evening. Our server was pleasant and relatively efficient - the busboy was very much on the ball. Our only minor...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dedgehog
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a place for dinner after a meeting at Willis Towers. I remembered having had a good lunch there and decided to fall in. Please note that while they serve dinner, the menu is really luncheon focused, as they had run out...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 305raphaell
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Townhouse is conveniently located on Wacker and Monroe. They have a nice selection for lunch and it’s also a good place for happy hour or dinner. The place does tend to get a little loud when it’s crowded though. Not he best place for a...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank graciei2014
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Very well served dishes, very friendly servers and a great beer. Great place for a meal with the family or friends or business.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank robertomieza
Reviewed March 15, 2017

We recently had lunch at the Townhouse and enjoyed our food very much. We had the Smoked Duck Flatbread, which was delicious. The Chopped Salad, Crab Cake BLT, and Cubano Sandwich were also good. However, it was very noisy, and as there are very tall...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Jana M
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Had a business meeting to meet a business partner face to face for the first time. Picked Townhouse as I walked passed it and never had a good opportunity to visit. Getting a reservation was not to difficult (a couple of days prior). Had a...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank KeithB1488
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

After a meeting in the South Loop a friend and I fell in for a quick lunch. Great service from Jaime as we enjoyed s quinona salad and fish tacos. As the place was filled after our early lunch gives testimony that this is a...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank 305raphaell
Reviewed February 7, 2017

I had lunch with a client there today and the service, appetizers and food was spot on. Different, delicious and just enough - I couldn't give it 5 stars because during lunch time you're forced to sit too close to others and it's hard to...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank chicago_tri_traveler
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Frankly, we ended up here because we were looking for a place near the train station, not white tablecloth, that would book a reservation on Thursday for eight people at 6:30 for Friday. Other than the incredible noise from the after-work drinks crowd that made...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank NancyE330
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