We are currently closed for the winter season.

Re-opening on May 20th, 2019

Located just minutes from downtown, The Waterfront Café Is located in Berger Park Cultural Center and is housed in a historic landmark coach house attached to one of the few remaining mansions that once lined Chicago’s Lakefront.  Our outdoor patio often features live entertainment and always breathtaking lake views. 

Each summer, we also present WATERFRONT SUMMER STAGES, producing a mainstage production in the adjancet Coach House Theater. In 2019, the prodution dates will be June 27th through July 27th. Title of show TBA shortly.

Sorry, we do not take reservations.

Our patio tables can seat up to 4 people and our picnic tables can seat 6 people.  Larger groups might have to be separated and assigned different servers depending on seating availability.


 Sunday - Thursday | 11:30am to 6:00pm

Friday & Saturday | 11;30am to 6:00pm