Ideally located in The Loop in downtown Chicago, IL, The Gage is a restaurant venue that offers its private dining room, the Theodore Ascher Room. This contemporary setting offers patrons a unique dining opportunity within one of Chicago’s most famous restaurants. Dedicated to the artistry of cooking and their attentive service, this venue’s staff are experts at creating a memorable dining experience.
Tucked away in a 19th-century building, The Gage showcases its historic home’s story while highlighting a sleek, modern design. The Theodore Ascher Room is named after a millinery company that was housed in the building, and the space reflects a sense of elegant sophistication. Featuring exposed brick, glass doors, and crystal lighting fixtures, it exudes style. The room is fitted with a projection screen and other audiovisual equipment for corporate meetings and presentations. Clients can book the adjacent private bar along with this space.
The Theodore Ascher Room can accommodate 85 guests for a seated dining experience or 100 for a cocktail-style gathering. The events staff are happy to offer advice on the space or menus to clients holding private events. Several bar packages are available, and clients have the option of adding a welcome toast. The venue’s chefs create exquisite dishes designed to delight both the eye and the palate. Each dish is prepared fresh in-house by the expert culinary team.