FAQs

What is the difference between Smyth and The Loyalist?

At Smyth, we offer a 5-course, 8-course, and a 12-course experience. Please allow 2-3 hours depending on your experience. Smyth is a loft style design, with an entirely open kitchen and vast windows. We welcome guests to feel at home. The Loyalist is a neighborhood restaurant and bar. We offer a casual experience with sharable menu choices and a large bar with craft cocktails.

What does an experience to Smyth include?

When you purchase an experience at Smyth, you are paying for the food, service, and any applicable taxes. All beverage purchases (beverage pairings, coffee, tea, etc.) are an additional charge.

I have an allergy or dietary restriction. Can I dine at Smyth or The Loyalist?

With at least two days notice, we will always do our best to accommodate any allergies or dietary restrictions.

Why am I being charged tax on the service charge?

Service charges are considered a part of the cost of the food and therefore subject to sales tax. Tips, which are discretionary, are not part of the cost and therefore not subject to sales tax.

To dine at The Loyalist, do I need to make a reservation?

While making a reservation is recommended for larger parties, it is not necessary for enjoying dinner or drinks at The Loyalist. Part of our dining room as well as all bar seating is available for walk-ins.

What is your cancellation policy?

For Smyth: Smyth requires 24-hours notice when canceling or rescheduling an experience. Experiences canceled with less than 24-hours notice are subject to a fee of $100 per guest. Please contact us via phone or email to cancel or reschedule your experience. For The Loyalist: We do ask that you cancel with us at least 24-hours prior to your reservation time. You may cancel or reschedule your reservation through your Tock account.

Is valet parking available at Smyth + The Loyalist?

Yes! Valet parking is provided by Absolute Valet for $14 per vehicle. At this time, valet parking must be paid via cash only.

What are the various seating options at The Loyalist?

No more communal seating! We've listened to our guest feedback and done away with the communal seating. We offer a comfy booth for groups of 4-8. We also offer banquette style seating for groups of 1-6 and hightop tables with stools.

Can I purchase a gift card to Smyth or The Loyalist?

Yes! Currently, gift cards can be purchased by calling us @ 773.913.3773 or stopping by the restaurant.

Is Smyth + The Loyalist 1 restaurant?

No, we are 2 sister restaurants. Smyth is located on ground level, offering various tasting menu experiences which range from 2 to 3 hours in duration. The Loyalist is located on the subterranean level (just a quick walk down the stairs at entry foyer).

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Smyth / The Loyalist

Chicago, IL