55 East Ontario Chicago, IL 60611 | 312.337.1000

The Wine Vault

An intimate destination for special gatherings, The Wine Vault is a noteworthy addition to the hotels signature restaurant, Primehouse. Conceived as a modern interpretation of the classic “chef’s table” meant for private dining, it serves to complement the chef's progressive fare.

A sophisticated setting within the acclaimed steakhouse, the room seats up to 20 guests and features a striking, temperature-controlled wall of wine, contemporary furnishings and artwork. Its menu is ever changing and revolves around seasonal ingredients.

Guests seeking a higher level of privacy have the option of dining in their own VIP Chicago private dining venue above the restaurant. The versatile upstairs space at The James Chicago can accommodate events of various ambiances, from a relaxed lounge atmosphere to a 300-guest reception and everything in between. Each event provides restaurant-style dining with menus curated by Primehouse.