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voco Chicago Downtown


Experience an eclectic dining concept with views of the Chicago River and skyline at Waterview. Our downtown Chicago restaurant serves Chicago classics and views of the Windy City. Stop by the Riverbend Market for freshly brewed coffee and snacks 24/7.

$20 F&B Credit

When booking the voco Chicago Downtown, enjoy a limited-time offering of $20 food and beverage credit during your stay, for dining at Waterview Kitchen & Bar and Riverbend Market.



Take in panoramic views of the Chicago skyline as you enjoy creative libations and inspired American fare at our restaurant on the 15th floor. Waterview brings a globally eclectic dining experience to Wolf Point, blending classic Chicago fare with internationally inspired flavors. Indulge in a lively dining concept at a table along the wall of windows overlooking downtown and the Chicago River. Savor appetizers and handcrafted drinks in a plush booth or at our chic, two sided bar.

Four cocktails lined up on the bar

Happy Hour

Join us weekdays from 4 - 6 PM for Happy Hour. Enjoy beer, wine and cocktail specials, plus a variety of bar snacks to satiate your appetite.



Available Daily: 4:00 - 10:00 PM

Tuna Tartare 17
Togarashi, wonton chips

Chicken Lollipops 21
Tamarind glazed, veggie sticks, miso dipping sauce

Grand Crudite 16 / 26
Assorted fresh, preserved and roasted vegetables, goddess dressing and turnip pesto

Lamb Kabobs 17
Harissa yogurt and mint chutney

Pickle and Cheese Curds 16
Mixed greens, house-made pickles, white cheese curds, sherry vinaigrette

Baby Gem and Kale Caesar 15
Parmesan cheese, house dressing
Add grilled chicken 9

Burrata 18
Palm butter, fresh and pickled plums, herb salad, rosemary lavash

voco Burger 22
2 steakhouse patties, karst cheese, smoked red onion jam, garlic aioli

Chicken Club 22
Grilled chicken, thick cut bacon, havarti cheese, heirloom tomatoes, green goddess, toasted sourdough

Smoked Beets 19
Garlic tomato spread, beet greens, pickled shallots, pretzel bun

Margherita 18
San marzano tomato sauce, basil, fresh mozzarella

Pesto Capicola 23

Turnip green pesto, italian capicola, pistachio, golden raisin, watercress

Funghi 23
Bechamel, feta, wild mushrooms, truffle, scallions, white balsamic glaze

Lake Michigan Perch 34
Cahokia rice, harissa butter, caraway sprouts

Classic Bolognese 28
Rigatoncini pasta, shaved parmesan, basil

Mussels 19 / 28
Tomato vermouth, sourdough, house cut fries, garlic aioli

Chicken Paillard
Closed loop farms greens, seasonal vegetable, lemon and caper brown butter

Steak Frites 34
10oz bistro steak, house cut fries, garlic aioli and chimichurri

Gelato and Sorbet 9
choice of: salted caramel, vanilla bean, double chocolate swirl, mango or raspberry
+2 gold brick chocolate topping

Baked Alaska 14
Toasted meringue, raspberry, and ube creme anglaise

Bread Pudding 13
Banana fosters ice cream, rum, caramel

Creme Brulee 11
Vanilla bean and shortbread cookie


Available Daily: 4:00 - 10:00 PM

Old Fashioned 17 
Four Roses Bourbon, Angostura and orange bitters

Tequila Sour 17
Tequila, aperol, agave, lemon, lime, orange

Espresso Martini 17
Vodka, coffee liqueur, espresso, demerara

Vocopolitan 17
Vodka, pomegranate, orange liqueur, lime

Penicillin 17
Scotch, ginger, honey, lemon

Classic Negroni 17
Gin, campari, vermouth

Aperol Lemon Spritz 17
Aperol, prosecco, lemon

Bee's Knees 17
Gin, honey, lemon, orange bitters

Ginger Refresher 9
Lemon, lime, mint, ginger beer

Happy Hour

Available Weekdays: 4:00 - 6:00 PM

Wine 8 
2019 Three Thieves Pinot Grigio
2019 Three Thieves Chardonnay
2019 Three Thieves Pinot Noir
2018 Three Thieves Cabernet Sauvignon

Beer 5
Michelob Ultra

Cocktails 11
Four Roses Bourbon Old Fashioned
Corazon Tequila Margarita

Snacks 5
Karst Cave-Aged Cheddar and Lavash
Marinated Olives
Finocchiona Salami and Lavash
House Cut Fries and Garlic Aioli
Homemade Naan and Spread

Bar Snacks

Available Daily: 4:00 - 10:00 PM

Karst Cave - Aged Cheddar and Lavash 7

Marinated Olives 7

Finocchiona Salami and Lavash 7

House Cut Fries and Garlic Aioli 7

voco Slider 7 

Homemade Naan and Spread 7 

House Salt and Vinegar Chips 7

Meet Our Culinary Team

Sous Chef Adam Pracht

Born and raised in Chicago, Sous Chef Adam Pracht began his culinary career at 14 years old washing dishes at a local deli and he hasn’t looked back since. After attending Le Cordon Bleu in Chicago, he went on to make his mark at over 10 restaurants across the city, including Avec, Mordecai, and Duseks. He has worked alongside prestigious chefs Matthias Merges and Jared Wentworth. Adam has a passion for exploring new and unconventional ingredients and finding excitement in the unfamiliar which reflects on the Waterview menu. Both at home and professionally, Adam has always relished the art of cooking with others. For him, the culinary path is not just about hard work but also about the joy of making people happy through food.

Additional On-Site Restaurants

Riverbend Market

Cuisine: american

Location: 15th Floor Lobby

Swing by our grab and go market in lobby, featuring coffee and a selection of beverages and snacks. For busy travelers, the Riverbend Market also offers delicious on the go meals.


12:00 AM-12:00 AM


12:00 AM-12:00 AM


12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Breakfast Buffet

Cuisine: american

Location: 15th floor at Waterview Kitchen + Bar

Join us at Waterview for a delicious daily breakfast buffet. Choose from morning favorites and exciting seasonal offerings. Includes drip coffee or juice.


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 6:30 AM-10:30 AM

Waterview Kitchen & Bar

Location: 15th floor

Bar phone: 1-312-5291205

A stunning 24-seat bar beckons both a happy hour crowd and weary travelers after a day of travel, work or sightseeing. Surrounded by plush seating and tables located along the panoramic windows, Waterview offers fully hosted service perfect for winding down after a long day, meeting up with friends, or a romantic moment. Hand-selected wines from boutique wineries, both locally and widely favored bottled and tap beers, and craft cocktails.

Hours: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Happy Hour:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM