A narrative of John and Karen's journey through Smyth County, Virginia. This 2.5-hour experience has balance and warmth, and is a special treat for the senses.

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  • Prepaid reservation for parties of 1-7
  • $155 per person


Chicago, IL · American · $$$

Located in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood, John Shields & Karen Urie Shields present two distinct, exciting restaurants, Smyth and The Loyalist.

SMYTH features a joyful tasting menu journey, offering 3 distinct menus: "Classic", "Smyth" & "Omaha". The menu changes daily per The Shields' visits to The Farm. This unique collaboration is the heartbeat of Smyth, the source of the restaurant’s inspiration and its living pantry.

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Now booking through February 28, 2019.

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