Food comes quick, and drinks come quicker, so pace yourself. Here you get a Las Vegas-style decor, with lounge sofas and cool lighting and a great view towards the city skyline. Drinks are above par for the neighborhood thanks to Alex Bachman, whose opening stint at drew critical acclaim. It recently played host to a viewing of the Twin Peaks pilot from the group, Twin Peaks Freaks, and the bar had themed cocktails and pie to mark the occasion. And here's a list of the About Chicago Chicago is America's third largest city with about 9 million inhabitants in the metropolitan area. At the Godfrey Hotel Chicago, just a few blocks of the Magnificent Mile, you find the large and lovely rooftop restaurant and bar I O Rooftop Lounge. Located on top of the boutique Cambria Hotel, right at the Magnificent Mile, this rooftop lounge offers exceptional views of the city skyline amidst all the skyscrapers.
Get in and get your sneer on. The only bartender was incredibly unprofessional. With a state-of-the-art sound system and a mostly local lineup of independent musical acts, the 300-capacity music venue makes way to a roomy 150-person year-round patio with picnic tables offering you plenty of time to linger and make new friends. The American-focused restaurant will be open all day on New Year's Eve with their full dinner menu, plus seasonal additions from Michelin-starred Chef Lee Wolen. The dark, red-lit space is home to spicy large-format cocktails made with Asian ingredients, public and private-room karaoke, excellent people watching, and small plates and bar snacks.
You walk in to the front bar which is a good spot to grab your drink and then explore. A member of our team will be in touch within 24-hours. A lovely and cozy rooftop restaurant, really a hidden oasis located in the heart of West Town. Discovered vintage beer ad aside, the decor remains modest, leaving you and your beer alone to enjoy the eve. But even without rooftop, this place is actually worth a visit. Sip champagne and enjoy an up-close view of the brand new river fireworks display.
The rooftop menu consist of food inspired by classic American bar food with a twist, along with a large selection of beer, wine and creative crafted cocktails. Fix your gaze on the menu board at the front of the space, which features a rotating selection of seasonal drinks organized by liquor: pisco, mezcal, tequila, rum, agricole and more. Nudge your way to the crowded bar to try classics like the Painkiller, with Caribbean rum, tangerine, pineapple and coconut—it goes down a little too easy after a long day. Service isn't as bad as some other reviews contend, although I wouldn't say it's the greatest. The area around Wrigley Field is saturated with a head-spinning amount of sports bars and frat boy crowds, but historic Murphy's Bleachers is the pick for authenticity and a gameday experience like no other — within home run distance across the street from the ballpark. A perfect place to eat, drink and relax to some amazing views of the Chicago skyline. The club it strives to be an inclusive spot for locals and visitors can reserve the space for a private party.
Photo: Sportsman's Club Sportsman's Club Great cocktails, friendly bartenders and a pleasant patio are the top three qualities I hope for when trying out a new bar and Sportsman's Club delivered on all fronts. The rustic, wooden decorated terrace do not have the best views in town, but make up for it in atmosphere and plentiful of drinks. Open daily for lunch, and for dinner and brunch once a week, you really have to time your visit. Situated kitty-corner to , the ground floor bar spills out onto the sidewalk, while the entire second story opens up garage-door style to let in the summer breeze. Proud to be home to the World's Best Bartender hats off to Charles Joly, awarded the 2014 title by Diageo World Class , Chicago boasts numerous bars at the forefront of the cocktail culture. The celebration includes a 4.
The atmosphere is awesome and the food was outstanding. But the bar and lounge is the centerpiece of the Duck Inn. Only available for guests at the hotel, so booking needed to enjoy one of the coolest terraces in Chicago. Situated on the mezzanine level of Soho House Chicago, Fox Bar is a cozy late-night watering hole with a focus on vinyl and no-nonsense bartending. This website can help getting a better experience when visiting the city. With both a chic and trendy indoor lounge and a very stylish rooftop terrace, serving tasty bar bites and well-crafted cocktails, the best part about Cerise Rooftop is apart from views the fantastic atmosphere.
Both intimate indoor space year round, and during the warmer monts the lush and rustic patio serves elegant cuisine made from farm-fresh products along with a nice and creative cocktail menu. Yelpers are excited about Splash Chicago, which currently holds 4. Over the last year, the Chicago-only draft list has grown and strengthened and at press time now includes selections from Moody Tongue and Off Color Brewing. Zed451 is very stylish, contemporary Brazilian steakhouse, located in River North, a couple of blocks off the Magnificent Mile. The neon wine sign on the wall exudes the dives casual, no pressure atmosphere, while the knowledgeable staff tailors their attitude to both wine nerds and newbs alike. Get there early and have the place to yourself, or show up later for a nightcap and fight for elbow room amongst a lively crowd with doo wop jams on the speakers providing a nice break from the typical indie rock and hip-hop-heavy bar playlist. Opening hours, dress code, pics, maps, booking links and much more.
Spend an after-hours evening at the Lincoln Park Zoo, which will be decked out in millions of glittering lights. Chef Nick Lacasse has a great menu of cheffy burritos and more. If you want to nerd out about beer or just kick back with a crisp draft and shoot the breeze with whoever happens to sit next to you, I highly recommend stopping in to The Barrel. Great location in the Chicago Loop, close to Millenium Park, Chicago River, Lake Michigan and with a rooftop terrace offering something for everyone. Instead you can find a solid list of cocktails and a menu of food that reminds me of a feast in Game of Thrones: mountains of pork pies, sausages, and scotch eggs lit by candlelight.
Luckily, the magical panoramic views over the Chicago River, Wrigley Clock Tower and out towards Lake Michigan stayed the same. What this tiny bar lacks in size, it makes up for in personality. We visited every remotely promising spot to throw open its doors in the city in 2015 54 in all , evaluating each on drink quality, service, and ambiance. Expect small plates packed with flavor, freshly roasted coffee, homemade gelato and a bistro experience using Old World flavors. Slippery Slope is one of the most unique bars of 2014 and is the kind of place that should satisfy everyone in your party posse every day of the week.
The mega-popular local cover band will be playing all your favorite hits, old and new, at this end-of-the-year bash at The Vic in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood. The show will be the grand finale of a four-night run and feature three full sets of Greensky Bluegrass. . The bar is serving up hand-tossed pizzas, wood-fired creations, handcrafted drinks, smoothies and more. Taking inspiration from the West Coast-style of drink making, feisty local consulting company The Dogma Group Clint Rogers, Brian Sturgulewski and Alex Renshaw crafted a program ripe with carefully chosen agave spirits, fresh fruits and herbs. Sample one of their house-branded brews like Kentucky Common while diving into a serious bar menu of out-there eats from swordfish tacos to blue crab quesadillas.