100 East Ontario Street
Chicago, IL 60611
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About Us

Lawry's The Prime Rib is a place of grand style, classic elegance and luxurious comfort. Housed in the historic 1890's McCormick Mansion, this landmark Chicago treasure is a sought-after location for weddings, receptions and rehearsal dinners of all sizes, providing warm professional service, award-winning foods and a backdrop for spectacular wedding event photography.

For your event, choose a menu featuring rock salt-Roasted Prime Ribs of Beef, hand-carved to order and served tableside from gleaming silver carts, or create your own custom menu. Our professional wedding coordinator and executive chef have developed a selection of affordable menu packages or will create a custom menu for your guests. Whether you choose buffet or sit-down event options, our creations are both picturesque and delicious. Among our specialties are the best Roasted Prime Ribs of Beef available in the world. Gleaming silver carts and the grand carvers who hand-carve standing roasts to order are among the hallmarks of the Lawry's The Prime Rib dining experience, but take a supporting role when enhancing the uniqueness of your wedding rehearsal dinner or reception.

Enjoy the convenience of being married and having the reception at the same location. Our elegant setting, with rich woods and spectacular dome ceiling, offers a stunning backdrop to your wedding ceremony or celebration event. Our elegant and inviting English Manor style features not only the grand spiral staircase for a fairytale bridal entrance, but also stunning woodwork and rare paintings that are the perfect setting to celebrate your wedding vows. We offer multiple flexible private rooms to suit your sense of style and your size needs, from 30 to 200 guests.

Ask about our custom wedding packages, or work with our dedicated wedding coordinator to create your own. We can assist you with recommendations for every amenity from among a roster of long-standing event partners who adhere to Lawry's the Prime Rib's exacting standards: photographers, musicians, entertainers, hotels, calligraphers, clergyman, florists, wedding cakes, limousine services, valet service, and more.

Lawry's The Prime Rib is ideal for out of town guests, a short drive from Chicago O'Hare and Midway airports. Located just off Chicago's Magnificent Mile, we are around the corner from the most well-known hotels in the Chicago area, and are walking distance from the best shopping and shows the city has to offer. Ample parking is available for all guests and valet parking can be arranged. Your professional wedding coordinator will assist you in all aspects of planning and organizing your event, attending to every detail of the ceremony, food and festivities, and managing your photo opportunities to ensure a lifetime of wonderful memories.