Best Restaurant for Business Meetings in Chicago

Merlo on Maple is the best restaurant for business meetings in Chicago.

Let us be your go-to business meetings restaurant in Chicago.  We have over 11 years of experience hosting business events large and small.  With our location in the Gold Coast neighborhood of Chicago we are easily accessible from all major convention centers in Chicago. We are a short walk from Michigan Avenue, centrally located from popular hotels and destination centers.

With several room options we can host events large and small.  We have accommodations for up to 55 people in our Grand Dining Room, as small as 8 in our semi-private Garden Bay Window area, and additional rooms for group sizes in between.


Our event planner will work with you on every detail from beginning to end to ensure your business meeting is a success!

Our Amenities Include

  • Professional & knowledgeable staff
  • 3 separate private dining spaces
  • Extensive wine list
  • Full liquor bar
  • 4 & 5 course pre fixe menus
  • Custom pre fixe menus
  • Gluten free & vegetarian/vegan options
  • Passed appetizers & reception style events
  • Beautiful historic 3- story building
  • Central easily accessible Gold Coast location
  • Walking distance from Michigan Avenue
  • Close proximity to major hotels and convention centers
  • Valet & street parking
  • Wheel chair accessible

Have questions or looking for something specific?

Give us a call (312) 335 -8200 or submit our Private Events form and we will be in touch with you as soon as possible.