ABOUT US


The Franklin Room celebrates the sense of connection one can only find in the neighborhood taverns of Chicago. Offering classic American tavern fare and no shortage of whiskey flair, our sophisticated speakeasy is your local go-to for quality meat dishes, fresh seafood, classic cocktails and the neighborhood tavern experience our city has perfected.

MIKE SCHATZMAN
MIKE SCHATZMAN

PROPRIETOR

Chef Namo Chowcharoen
Chef Namo Chowcharoen

EXECUTIVE CHEF/PARTNER

MICHAEL LACSON
MICHAEL LACSON

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

PETER KIM
PETER KIM

BEVERAGE DIRECTOR/PARTNER