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Press Release: Hotel 71 Officially Becomes Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront

Wyndham Hotel Group, the world’s largest hotel company with approximately 7,380 hotels and part of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), today rebranded the former Hotel 71 in downtown Chicago as the 334-room Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, expanding the Wyndham Hotels and Resorts® brand footprint in key markets throughout the U.S.

Click here to learn more about the rebranding and hotel enhancements.

Media Alert: Mother's Day Brunch at Hoyt's

Treat the special woman in your life to Mother’s Day brunch at Hoyt’s Chicago on Sunday, May 12. Enjoy a relaxing meal with loved ones, with options including caramel monkey bread, sweet ricotta crepes, egg white frittatas and more. Hoyt’s also has the Mother’s Day gift covered with a festive assortment of mini macaroons, wrapped for mom to take home. Click here for more information and to view the complete brunch menu.

Press Release: Hoyt's Second Anniversary is Here!

Redefining the American tavern experience with inspired, regionally sourced fare, Hoyt’s Chicago will celebrate its two-year anniversary with a week-long celebration from March 17-22, 2013.

Offering two-for-one appetizers all week long, the countdown will end with a celebration on Friday, March 22, from 4:30 to 11:00 pm. The event will include complimentary Goose Island beer tastings and Hoyt's cocktail samples, live music by Rendition and giveaways throughout the night.

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Media Alert: Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at Hoyt's Chicago

Hoyt’s Chicago will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Irish-themed specials and entertainment on Saturday, March 16, starting at 9:00 am. Boasting outdoor patio space overlooking the Chicago River, Hoyt’s is the perfect location to take in the city’s famed festivities — close to the parade route and just steps from the river dyeing action.

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10 Must-Visit Hotels & Resorts for 2012 on

Hotel 71 was named one of the top 10 hotels to visit in 2012 by Writer Ken Panton notes the luxurious accommodations, ideal location in downtown Chicago and the "hot spot" bar in the hotel's signature restaurant, Hoyt's Chicago. This article can be viewed online here.

Press Release: Hoyt's Restaurant Opening At Hotel 71

Hoyt's opened March 11th and will celebrate its grand opening on April 14, 2011 beginning at 6:00PM. Hotel guests and local neighbors are invited to join the festivities at 8:00PM.

The menu features Midwestern comfort food and can be viewed on the Hoyt's page in the Dining section of the website. Click here for more Hoyt's information.

Where Have I Seen That Hotel? on

Hotel 71 was included on Writer Colleen Kane covered movies filmed at Hotel 71 with images in “Where have I seen that hotel?” on February 23, 2011. The article can be viewed online here.

Dish on

Hoyt’s was included in the Dish e-newsletter from Chicago Magazine. Dining editor Penny Pollack wrote about Hoyt’s melting pot of American flavors in a modern tavern setting and quoted chef Gabriel Kolofon in the “Hoyt Cuisine” item in e-newsletter February 23, 2011. It can be viewed online here:

Location, location, location on

The website included the hotel’s 39th floor and images from The Dark Knight in “Location, location, location” on February 22, 2011. The article can be viewed online here: