Serving a contemporary Italian menu, Gioia meaning joy in Italian, is a lively destination to gather and enjoy the authentic experience of Italian dining. Bringing a hyper-regional Italian dining experience to Chicago, Gioia celebrates Italy’s beloved gastronomic culture and shares their passion for locality and tradition.
Inspired by the elegance and tradition of Italy, plus the energy and sophistication of Chicago, Gioia places a spotlight on the simplicity and technique of authentic Italian cuisine. Our talented team, many of whom were born and raised in Italy, share their passion for hospitality to curate a memorable dining experience for everyone who joins us.
Bridging Italian traditions with contemporary refinements, Gioia is located in the heart of Chicago’s famed West Loop neighborhood. A former industrial zone, the hip neighborhood of West Loop has become one of Chicago’s busiest with a reputation for being a dining and nightlife hotspot. The vibrant strip of Randolph Street, where Gioia is located, is known fondly as Restaurant Row, and is a unique, desirable, and downright cool spot to find some of Chicago’s best eateries.
Designed by New York’s D’Apostrophe Design, the refined decor showcases natural materials, like solid oak and marble to complement the authentic ingredients on the menu and transport you to Italy by way of Chicago.
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