SAD NEWS LEARNED TODAY ABOUT A CHICAGO TREASURE
CHICAGO–News is reaching Chicagoland after Crain’s Chicago Business first reported that The Signature Room at 95th, located at 875 North Michigan Avenue in Streeterville. The abrupt closing is said to be due to persisting “economic issues” related to the post-COVID-19 pandemic.
Whether you're a Chicago native or just visiting the city, the Signature Room at 95th has always been a favorite for many. It offered not only exceptional cuisine but also a unique and unforgettable experience.
Located on the 95th floor of the iconic John Hancock Center, the Signature Room at the 95th will forever be known for a one-of-a-kind dining experience with breathtaking views of Chicago's skyline.
A letter posted on the business window posted by The Signature Room owners read:
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the permanent closing of our beloved Signature Room at 95th effective Thursday, September 28, 2023. For over 30 years, we have had the privilege and honor of serving Chicagoans and visitors from all over the world.
Unfortunately, after the closure of our city and restaurant due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have been faced with severe economic hardship and the challenges have been greater than anticipated. From the bottom of our hearts, we want to thank you for your support over the years
The owners added: “Though this chapter ends, our gratitude for your unwavering support remains steadfast. Every meal served, every toast raised, and every memory made was possible because of you. We are eternally grateful for the trust you placed in us to be part of your special moments.”
The Magnificient Mile staple in the John Hancock Center recently celebrated its 30th birthday in July. It was completed in 1969, and was once the tallest building in Chicago. John Hancock center remains an important architectural landmark.
The Signature Room will be missed by those near and far.