SOFITEL CHICAGO20 East Chestnut Street Chicago, IL 60611|Restaurant (312) 324-4063|Hotel (312) 324-4000

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Café des Architectes is pleased to offer an array of events highlighting distinctive offerings and delicious French fare. From Champagne celebrations to special brunch events and French food extravaganzas, we offer a wide range of special dining experiences to delight you.

Upcoming happenings at Café des Architectes include:

  • Gift Certificates
  • Holidays at Café des Architectes
  • Holiday Rock & Roll
  • Bûche de Noël for Order
  • Newsletters
 

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of fine dining this holiday season! Order gift certificates for Café des Architectes through this website and please everyone on your list! Gift Certificates can be purchased here with the click of a button.

Holidays at Café des Architectes

Make Café des Architectes your destination for the holidays and enjoy elegant menus prepared by Chef Greg Biggers and Pastry Chef Leigh Omilinsky!

CHRISTMAS EVE
For Christmas Eve, Café des Architectes will offer a festive dinner menu from 5:00 – 10:00 p.m., featuring a three-course prix fixe menu with choices for each course. Adults are $65, Children under 12 are $19. Prices exclude tax, gratuity and beverages. Reservations strongly recommended, please call (312) 324-4063.

CHRISTMAS DAY
On Christmas Day, Café des Architectes will offer its regular a la carte Brunch Menu from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. A separate menu for Christmas Dinner will be offered from 2:00 – 10:00 p.m. This menu will consist of a three-course prix fixe with choices for each course. Adults are $65, Children under 12 are $19. Prices exclude tax, gratuity and beverages. Reservations strongly recommended, please call (312) 324-4063.

NEW YEAR’S EVE
Ring in the new year at Café des Architectes! An elegant four-course prix fixe menu with choices for each course will be available from 5:00 - 11:00 p.m. The menu is $95 per person with wine pairings available for an additional $45 per person. Prices exclude tax and gratuity. Reservations strongly recommended, please call (312) 324-4063.

NEW YEAR'S EVE AT LE BAR
Ring in 2015 at Le Bar! The party begins at 9 p.m. and goes until 2 a.m. Enjoy an open bar from 9 p.m. to midnight, with a Champagne toast at midnight. A number of delicious appetizers will be served from 9-11 p.m. including passed gourmet hors d’œuvres, a Chestnut Provisions Station and Dessert Station. The cost is $125 per person, please purchase tickets here: www.LeBar2015.Eventbrite.com   For large groups, please contact Michael Douglas at Michael.Douglas@Sofitel.com .

 

Holiday Rock & Roll

Save the date! The fourth annual Holiday Rock & Roll will take place Monday, December 15 at Sofitel Chicago! This walk-around tasting event features Chicago's top pastry chefs presenting their modern interpretations of the Bûche de Noël, a traditional French holiday dessert. Enjoy live music from Rod Tuffcurls and the Bench Press. Tickets are $45 and include all food and drinks. Proceeds benefit Share Our Strength.

 

Bûche de Noël for Order

Take home a Bûche de Noël this holiday season! Freshly made by Pastry Chef Leigh Omilinsky, this traditional French holiday cake is chocolate and rolled with caramelized white chocolate mousse, raspberry and Chambord. A very special dessert that will surely impress your dinner guests! For ease, order online here or stop in at Café des Architectes. Cakes are $40 (includes tax) and serve six to eight people.

 

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Hours of Operation

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Breakfast Monday - Sunday 6:00 AM to 11:30 AM Lunch Monday - Friday 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM Brunch Saturday & Sunday 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM (Weekends & Holidays Only) Dinner Monday-Sunday 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM


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Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 3:00 PM to 2:00 AM

Sunday - Wednesday: 3:00 PM to 1:00 AM