Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises is expanding its food empire into a huge, four-level space along the Chicago River that will be one of the largest projects in its 47 years.
The space will include two restaurants and a private events space.
The 35,000-square-foot space is part of a $50 million upgrade of the office tower at 321 N. Clark St., along the northern edge of the Chicago River, a project expected to contribute to the city’s ongoing efforts to bring more people and businesses to the riverfront.
Across the river from the uninterrupted riverwalk, the restaurants will be accessible from the street, lobby and boat slips. The restaurants are expected to open by...