Founded in 1993, Le Colonial is a culinary innovation, offering an upscale French – Vietnamese fusion cuisine.

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Le Colonial is a celebration of seductive spirit and vivid flavors reminiscent of Saigon in the 1920s. With locations in Chicago, Houston and Atlanta and Lake Forest, the famed Vietnamese restaurant is designed to capture a bygone era of romance and soft architecture.

Heralded as "an escapist’s paradise," celebrated restaurateurs Rick Wahlstedt and Joe King deliver on exquisite attention to detail in a luxurious classic and idyllic atmosphere to the Gold Coast of Chicago.

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featured dish

Cha Gio / Crispy Shrimp & Pork Rolls

Le Colonial's Cha Gio is delicately handrolled with gulf shrimp, heritage pork, asian mushrooms. Following the tradition, our crispy shrimp & pork rolls are served with a side of fresh lettuce and mint, meant to be wrapped around the rolls, and dipped into our lightly spicy & tangy chili lime sauce.