Chicago’s Finest Steakhouse Since 1941

We welcome you to over 70 years of tradition and an award winning commitment to dining excellence; our extensive wine selection and fully stocked bar will intrigue you while you indulge in our menu, which boldly offers entrees from steaks to chops, seafood to pasta. Steeped in history, the photos on our walls illustrate our story in this dynamic city, from signed celebrity images to familiar local faces. We hope to see you soon!

Chicago’s First Steakhouse

Gene & Georgetti was founded in 1941 by Gene Michelotti and his partner Alfredo Federighi, who was nicknamed “Georgetti” after a famous Italian cyclist. Located in the heart of River North, Gene & Georgetti is Chicago’s oldest and one of its finest steakhouses.

7 Decades of Culinary Excellence

Our extensive menu is complete with mouthwatering appetizers, entrees, desserts and of course, we have a premiere selection of wines.

The Bar In Rosemont

Check out the latest on the happenings at the bar at our Rosemont location, including our great bar menu specials!

Private Dining & Events


With a soaring ceiling, elegant decor, and wide open space, The Estate by Gene & Georgetti brings to mind the old world sophistication of grand ballrooms in private villas of days gone by. With an unwavering commitment to excellence that spans three generations and over 75 years, our personalized approach to designing a beautiful event allows our clients to have peace of mind while creating unforgettable experiences for each and every guest.


Gene and Georgetti is proud to hold the 2017 Diner’s Choice Award presented by OpenTable as well as Trip Advisor’s 2016 Certificate of Excellence. These awards are extra special as they’re based on our patrons’ dining experience with us.

We are also honored to be presented with the DiRōNA award of excellence. DiRōNA stands for Distinguished Restaurants of North America. A restaurant displaying the DiRōNA Achievement of Distinction in Dining has earned one of the most respected awards in the dining and hospitality communities.

We look forward to continue exceeding expectations and creating memorable dining experiences; join us again soon!



Thank you for choosing Gene and Georgetti!