Affordable Chicago Banquet Hall

An Affordable Chicago Banquet Facility

The Chicago Lake Shore Hotel offers an affordable Chicago Banquet hall with one of the best views of almost any banquet facility in the city of Chicago. Our banquet facility overlooks Lake Michigan and offers breathtaking views of our lovely lake front. The banquet hall can accommodate up to 300 people for your special banquet whether its a wedding, anniversary, retirement, or reunion party. Our menus are designed to appeal to everyone’s palate. Menus that are affordable, will also please your budget so you can enjoy your special day. The location in Hyde Park provides your guests a central location that they will find convenient to access. If you are looking for an affordable banquet hall in Chicago then the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel will fit the bill. We have been an affordable banquet hall here in Chicago for over 50 years. Give us the opportunity to serve you on your special day!

Banquet Rooms

East Private Dining RoomWest Private Dining Room
Lake View RoomHyde Park Banquet Room
RoomTheatreBanquetClassU-ShapeConf.DimensionsSq. Ft.Ceiling Ht.
Hyde Park Room500300150--90′ x 39′35109’9″
Lakeview Room25016090--70′ x 36′25259’6″
Kenwood Room2009050354033′ x 27′8909’6″
Conference “C”453015101517’6″ x 26′4558’8″
Conference “D”453015101517’6″ x 26′4558’8″
East Private5030201020---
West Private755025-25---

Breakfast Selections
Brunch Buffet
Luncheon Selections
Luncheon Buffet
Deli Luncheon

Dinner Selections
Dinner Buffet
Hors D’oeuvres (Hot & Cold)
Hors D’oeuvres & Snacks
Meeting Breaks & Snacks

Breakfast Selections

Continental 1
Assorted Chilled Juices

Coffee Service and Assorted Herbal Teas
Muffins

The Deluxe Continental
Fresh Seasonal Fruits and Melons
Assorted Chilled Juices

Coffee Service and Assorted Herbal Teas
Selection of Fresh Baked Goods to Include:
Muffins and Bagels
Served with Cream Cheese, Butter and Fruit Preserves

Hyde Park Breakfast

Chilled Juices
Coffee Service and Assorted Herbal Teas
Cinnamon French Toast w/ Maple Syrup
Choice of Crisp Bacon or Sausage Links

American Breakfast

Chilled Juices, Coffee Service, Assorted Herbal Teas
Muffins
Fluffy Scrambled Eggs
Hash Brown Potatoes
Crisp Bacon or Sausage Links

Breakfast Buffet
Minimum 50 People
(1 ½ Hour Serving Time)
Fresh Seasonal Fruits and Melons
Chilled Juices: Orange, Tomato, Grapefruit, Apple
Coffee Service and Assorted Herbal Teas

Fluffy Scrambled Eggs
Hash Brown Potatoes
Hot Buttered Grits
Crisp Bacon, Sausage Links
Country Biscuits & Muffins

Butter and Preserves

Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

Brunch Buffet Minimum 50 Persons (1 ½
Hour Serving Time)

Your Selection of Two Juices:

Orange, Grapefruit, Pineapple, Tomato, Apple
Cheese/Fruit Display

Tossed Salad with Two Dressings
Crab Salad
Pasta Salad

Fluffy Scrambled Eggs, Crisp Bacon, Grilled Sausage Links

Hash Brown Potatoes, French Toast with Hot Maple Syrup

Entrees
Select Two
Stuffed Chicken Breast with Apple Dressing Stuffing
Fried Chicken or Baked Chicken

Roast Sirloin of Beef
Fried or Blackened Catfish
Smoked Whole Salmon (Additional $5.45 per person)
California Vegetable Medley
Rice Pilaf
Assorted Rolls, Bagels, Croissants, Assorted Muffins

Butter and Preserves, and Cream Cheese

Desserts
Assorted Cakes and Pies
Coffee, Assorted Herbal Teas, Iced Tea

Enjoy Unlimited Mimosa Champagne

(Additional) $4.50 per person

Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

Luncheon Selections

Starters and Salads

Select One:
Fresh Fruit Cup
Soup of the Day

Select one:
Tossed Salad with Choice of Two Dressings
or

Caesar Salad

Entrees
Roast Half Chicken with Mushrooms, Wild rice, or Apple dressing Stuffing,
With White Wine Sauce
Gourmet Boneless Breast of Chicken (see Gourmet Chicken Selection)
Blackened, Cajun or Fried Catfish Filet

Roast Sirloin of Beef Au Jus
Salisbury Steak with Mushroom Sauce
Vegetarian Delight

Vegetables
Chef’s Selection of Fresh Vegetables

Rice or Potato
Select One:
Oven Browned Potatoes
New Potatoes with Parmesan Cheese
Rice Pilaf

Long Grain Wild Rice

Rolls and Butter
Desserts
Select One:
Ice Cream

Sherbet
Cheesecake

Beverages
Coffee, Assorted Herbal Teas, Iced Tea

Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

Luncheon Buffet Minimum 50 Persons (1 ½ Hour
Serving Time)

Salads
Select Three:
Creamy Cole Slaw
Potato Salad

Carrot Salad
Crab Salad
Tossed Salad – Choice of Two Dressings
Pasta Salad

Entrees

Select Two:
Breaded Perch
Barbecued Baby Back Ribs
Blackened of Fried Catfish
Roast Sirloin of Beef Au Jus
Baked Chicken or Fried Chicken

Salisbury Steak

Vegetables
Select Two:
Peas and Mushrooms
Steamed Broccoli

Corn O’Brien
Chef’s California Blend
Green Beans Almandine

Rice or Potato
Select One:

Country Style Potatoes with Gravy
New Potatoes with Parmesan Cheese
Au Gratin Potatoes
Long Grain and Wild Rice
Rice Pilaf
Shells with Cheese

Rolls and Butter

Dessert
Assortment of Cakes and Pies

Coffee, Herbal Teas, and Iced Tea

Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

Deli Luncheon The Deli Buffet Minimum 30 Persons

Soup du Jour
Chef’s Selections of Two Salads
Domestic and Imported Cheeses
Sliced Honey Cured Ham

Oven Roasted Turkey Breast and Roast Beef

Individual Bag of Potato Chips
Sliced Tomatoes, Lettuce, Condiments

Chef’s Selection of Dessert
Coffee, Assorted Herbal Teas, Iced Tea

Boxed Lunch *
Ham, Turkey, or Roast Beef Sandwich with American Cheese,
Lettuce, and Tomato
Individual Bag of Potato Chips or Red Delicious Apple
12 oz. Can of Pop
Two Homemade Cookies

Includes condiments and a wet Wipe Napkin

*Packaged in a lunch box

Sales tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change.

Dinner Selections

Appetizers
Select One:
Fresh Fruit Cup
Wedge of Seasonal Melon
Soup of the Day
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail ($7.50 Additional per person)

Salads
Select One:
Tossed Salad with Two Dressings, Caesar Salad,
Spinach Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette Dressing

Entrees

Prime Rib of Beef, Au Jus
New York Strip Steak with Sautéed Mushrooms
Stuffed Cornish Hen with Wild Rice or Apple Dressing with White Wine
Whole Slab Baby Backed Ribs
Fried or Blackened Catfish Filet
Grilled North Atlantic Salmon with Dill and BBQ Sauce

Gourmet Boneless Breast of Chicken
(See Gourmet Chicken Selection)
Vegetarian Penne Pasta

Vegetables
Select One:

Glazed Carrots
Italian Squash and Zucchini
Chef’s California Blend
Green Beans Almandine

Rice or Potato

Select One:
Duchess Potato
Baked Potato
Wild Rice
Rice Pilaf

Rolls and Butter

Desserts
Select One
Ice Cream, Sherbet
Apple Pie, Cheesecake with Strawberry Sauce

Beverages

Coffee, Assorted Herbal Teas, Iced Tea

Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

Dinner Buffet 1 ½ Hour Serving Time 50
Persons Minimum

Salads

Select Three:
Crab Salad
Cucumber and Tomato Salad
Pasta Salad
Potato Salad
Tossed Salad with Choice of Two Dressings

Carrot Salad

Entrees
Select Two:
Breaded Perch
Fried Chicken

Blackened Catfish
Fried Catfish
Baked Chicken
BBQ Baby Back Ribs
Roast Sirloin of Beef

Vegetables
Select Two:
Peas and Mushrooms
Chef’s California Medley
Green Beans Almandine
Steamed Broccoli

Corn O’Brien

Rice or Potato
Select One:
Country Style Potatoes
New Potatoes with Parmesan Cheese

Rice Pilaf
Long Grain and Wild Rice
Shells with Cheese
Au Gratin Potatoes
Rolls and Butter

Rolls and Butter

Desserts
Select One:
Assortment of Cakes and Pies
Cheesecake with Strawberry Sauce

Beverages

Coffee Service, Assorted Herbal Teas and Iced Tea

Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

HORS D’OEUVRES

HOT SELECTIONS

(PER 50 PIECES)
Miniature Egg Rolls
Swedish Meatballs
BBQ Ribs
BBQ Chicken Wings
Pizza Puffs

Franks in a Blanket
Miniature Quiche Lorraine
Breaded Zucchini Sticks

Breaded Mozzarella Sticks
Breaded Mushrooms
Baked Stuffed Mushroom Caps

Chicken Fingers with BBQ and
Honey Mustard Sauce
Potato Skins w/ Cheese & Bacon Bits
Baked Brie with French Bread
Cajun Style Fried Shrimp

Chicken or Beef Brochettes with Teriyaki,
Honey Mustard or Soy Sauce

COLD SELECTIONS
(PER 50 PIECES)
Cucumber Roulades with Shrimp and Cheese

Deviled Eggs

Asparagus Wrapped in Prosciutto Ham
Melon with Prosciutto Ham
Caesar-spiced Chicken Brochettes

SWEETS

(50 PIECES)
Variety of Miniature Cheesecakes

Customized Sweet Tables
Upon Request

CARVING STATIONS

Roast Prime Rib with Creamy Horseradish Sauce
Roast Steamship Round of Beef with Horseradish, Mustard, Mayonnaise
Whole Smoked Turkey Breast
Whole Smoked Ham with Pineapple Glaze

>> All Stations include Silver Dollar Rolls and Condiments

>> Applicable Carver’s Fee at $75.00 per Chef

Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

HORS D’OEUVRES & SNACKS

Smoked Salmon

Served with Cream Cheese and Assorted Breads
Serves 100 people

Jumbo Shrimp on Ice
Served with Tangy Cocktail Sauce and Lemon Wedges
100 pieces

Vegetable Crudite
Assortment of Fresh Vegetables with Dip
Serves 25-50 people
Serves 75-100 people

Assorted Imported & Domestic Cheese Display

Garnished with Fresh Fruit, Served with Vegetable Dip,
Assorted Crackers and French Breads
Serves 25-50 people
Serves 60-75 people

Assorted Fresh Seasonal Fruit Tray

Serves 25-50 people
Serves 50-75 people

Nachos Platter
Crispy Tortilla Chips served with Chile, Jalepeno Peppers,
Nacho Cheese, Salsa, Sour Cream, Guacamole, and Onions

Serves 25-50 people
Serves 50-75 people

ASSORTED SNACKS
Potato Chips
Tortilla Chips with Salsa

Mixed Nuts
Pretzels
Peanuts

Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

Meeting Breaks and Snacks Package Breaks

Beverage Break
Coffee Service and Assorted Herbal Teas
Variety of Soft Drinks and Mineral Waters

Energy Break
Selection of Chilled Juices

Assorted Yogurt, Granola Bars
Seasonal Fresh Fruit, Bran Muffins
Regular and Decaf Coffee, Herbal Teas
Assorted Mineral Waters

Tasty Break

Assorted Homemade Cookies and Fudge Brownies
Pretzels and Potato Chips
Variety of Soft Drinks
Regular and Decaf Coffee
Assorted Herbal Teas

A La Carte Beverage
Regular and Decaf Coffee
Assorted Herbal Teas
Assorted Chilled Juices
Lemonade and Iced Tea
Bottled Water

Soft Drinks
Pitcher of Soda

Carte Snacks
Seasonal Fresh Fruit
(Minimum 10 persons)

Assorted Homemade Cookies
Chocolate Fudge Brownies
Potato Chips
Pretzels
Tortilla Chips with Salsa
Peanuts

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Sales Tax currently 10.5%, plus a service charge of 18% – prices subject
to change

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