Restaurants & Nightlife in Chicago

Restaurants and Nightlife

Chicago restaurants and nightlife offer cuisine and cocktails for every taste. Get ideas for where to eat and drink and check out the latest news and reviews. You can find different cuisines and types of bars. You can also browse our map of Chicago restaurants and nightlife and search by location to find one closest to you.


Virgin Hotels Chicago (203 N. Wabash) has revamped its second-floor space and has added full-service dinner at Commons Club. This new open kitchen concept, headed by Executive Chef Moosah Reaume, offers diners an inventive take on contemporary American cuisine.

El Tapeo in Oak Brook relaunches with a focus on flavorful Spanish cuisine made with simple ingredients

Eat something, you are skin and bones! The long anticipated Steingold's of Chicago appetizing store has finally increased hours and production for all your appetizing needs! Bagels? Lox? Pastrami? Herring? Steingold's has you covered.

Sip, savor, repeat! And if you do it outside, in the sunshine, next to a glorious fountain, all the better. Want to know how? Enter Windy City Wine Festival, in its 13th year.

Riot Fest and Carnival came to a close last weekend and it was the perfect way to wrap up the summer concert season in Chicago.

The brand new Viceroy Hotel partners with Boka Restaurant Group to bring you Somerset Restaurant and 18th floor rooftop Devereaux Lounge.

This Saturday, September 9, Strings Ramen's Chinatown and new Lakeview locations will donate 15% of all sales to help victims of Hurricane Harvey.

Angelo’s Wine Bar in Albany Park is a true neighborhood gem. The food and cocktails are superb and the price points are reasonable. Angelo’s provides a hip vibe, great food, and a relaxing casual atmosphere that is hard to beat anywhere else in the city.

Pork & Mindy's features cheesy and gooey “sangwiches,” crunchy “tots,” and an enticing spinach salad as a lighter option. There is something for everyone, including a decadent menu item called "Pig Candy." Because, why not?

In case you haven't heard yet, August is National Sandwich Month.