Restaurants

5 Chicago Restaurants to Visit Now

Chicago’s food scene is as vibrant as ever, with new restaurants opening and old favorites thriving. Let’s take a look at some of Chicago’s hottest restaurants to visit now, across our city’s neighborhoods…

 

Bookmark these 5 trending Chicago restaurants:

 

Clever Rabbit

Clever Rabbit is located at 2015 W. Division in Wicker Park.

 

Booth One

Booth One is located at 1301 N. State Street in Gold Coast.

 

Tied House

Tied One is located at 3157 N. Southport in Lakeview.

 

S.K.Y.

S.K.Y. is located at 1239 W. 18th Street in Pilsen.

 

Gideon Sweet

Gideon Sweet is located at 841 W. Randolph in West Loop.

 

 

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Restaurants

5 New Chicago Restaurants to Visit Now

What restaurants are new to the scene and trending among Chicagoans? Diners are loving these five hotspots, from a 1950s inspired American restaurant in the West Loop to an upscale Latin joint in River North.

 

Bookmark these top new Chicago restaurants:

 

BLVD

BLVD • 817 W. Lake Street

 

Margeaux Brasserie

Margeaux Brasserie • 11 E. Walton Street

 

Somerset

Somerset • 1112 N. State Street

 

Barrio

Barrio  • 65 W. Kinzie Street

 

Proxi

 

Proxi  • 565 W. Randolph Street

 

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Bars, Places

Chicago’s 6 rooftops open all winter long

Bundle up, Chicago. Our city is about to enter its 4th (and harshest) season: Winter.

Nonetheless, Chicagoans are tough and always down for a good time. Even during the chilliest months of the year, the show goes on — with restaurants, bars, and events buzzing around town. Believe it or not, there are a variety of outdoor rooftops that cater to Chicago’s winter. Scroll below for our favorite rooftops (and patios) you should visit this season.

 

See the best rooftops and patios for a Chicago winter…

 

Number 6: I|O Godfrey

I|O Godfrey  (127 W. Huron Street)

The rooftop at I|O Godfrey transforms into a winter wonderland during Chicago’s coldest months.

 

Number 5: The Peninsula

The Peninsula  (108 E. Superior Street)

Grab a pair of skates and hit the ice rink at the luxury hotel, called The Peninsula Sky Rink.

 

Number 4: Drumbar

Drumbar  (201 E. Delaware Place)

Sip a craft cocktail in Drumbar’s swanky digs, complete with city views and outdoor fireplaces.

 

Number 3: J. Parker

J. Parker  (1816 N. Clark Street)

Sit atop the J.Parker, overlooking Lincoln Park and ZooLights — inside warm and cozy confines.

 

Number 2: Dark Horse

Dark Horse  (3443 N. Sheffield Avenue)

Step inside this inviting neighborhood bar, complete with a beer patio, open year-round.

 

Number 1: The Gwen

The Gwen  (521 N. Rush Street)

New for 2017, The Gwen Hotel recently unveiled a rooftop curling rink and seasonal cocktails.

 

Chicago Magazine created a super cool video about the Gwen, click HERE.

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