date night

These Bars are Concierge Favorites for Date Night Drinks

For casual nights out to the romantic rendezvous, these Chicago hotspots are perfect for date night drinks, according to concierge. The Lodge The casual-cool vibe of The Lodge makes for a laid back date night in one of Chicago’s most historic watering holes. Sit at the bar or in a corner table with a draft… Read more »

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chicago shopping

7 Unique Chicago Shopping Experiences

Water Tower While shopping down the Mag Mile, stopping at the Water Tower Place is a must! Including eight stories of over 100 stores and restaurants, this mall even has its own live theater, making it an amazing Chicago shopping destination. Shops at North Bridge Also located on the Mag Mile, this luxurious mall has… Read more »

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top chef restaurants

Top Chef Restaurants in Chicago: Concierges Favorites

The ever-popular TV show Top Chef has put some of the world’s best chefs in the spotlight; lucky for us, many of them call Chicago home! Inspired cuisine from across the globe, these restaurants put the “top” in Top Chef. Chicago has become a mecca for Top Chef restaurants and concierges narrowed down their faves… Read more »

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chicago's best italian

Concierges Favorites for Chicago’s Best Italian Food

From pizza, to pasta, to canolis, Chicago is known for fantastic Italian cuisine. More than 600 concierges named these six spots as their favorites for Chicago’s best Italian food. Volare A staple for Chicago’s best Italian cuisine for more than 20 years, Volare boasts an all-encompassing traditional Italian experience, from the beautiful dining space to… Read more »

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dinner with a view

Dinner with a View? Don’t Mind if We Do!

Chicago is known for two things: it’s gorgeous skyline, and it’s incredible food. No matter which direction you look, there is always a view to be seen in Chicago, and ‘dinner with a view’ is taken to new heights with these hotspots. From stunning skyline sights to lovely lake lookouts, these restaurants were named concierge… Read more »

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global cuisine

Concierges Favorites for Amazing Global Cuisine

From Asia to Europe and everywhere in between, Chicago’s food scene is poppin’ with delectable eats from around the globe. Transport yourself to new lands with global cuisine at these concierge favorites: India House When you have a hankering for Indian cuisine, head straight into India House! The massive menu includes everything from Indian street… Read more »

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chicago's original hooters

Get Wingy With It at Chicago’s Original Hooters

Whether you’re planning to catch the Super Bowl or looking for an NCAA basketball hotspot, Chicago’s Original Hooters offers the comforts of this world’s favorite sports bar with a dash of true Midwest charm. Sip a Local Brew Chicago’s craft beer scene is rapidly growing, which means you’ll find the best of the best at… Read more »

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chicago steakhouses

Steak-ing a Claim: Concierges Favorite Chicago Steakhouses

Chicago is home to hundreds of steakhouses, so choosing to dine at just one can be daunting — but that’s why we’re here! Here are concierge’s picks for perfect Chicago steakhouses: Chicago Chop House For an authentic Chicago steakhouse experience, look no further than Chicago Chop House, where the walls of this 120 year old… Read more »

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catch 35

3 Reasons You Need to Catch Up with Catch 35

Just when you thought classic surf and turf couldn’t get much better, this Chicago seafood favorite elevates the old standbys and creates a cuisine that can’t be beat. From poke bowls to fresh crab, lobster to incredible fish platters; Catch 35 offers something for everyone in a very unique way, alongside a cool vibe and… Read more »

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chicago outside

4 Great Ways to Enjoy Chicago Outside

Maggie Daley Park Right beside Lake Shore Drive is the amazing Maggie Daley Park! With the ambience of the city on one side, and the lake viewed from the other, this park is perfect for a stroll to enjoy Chicago outside. There’s also plenty of fun for the family, like rock climbing wall and the… Read more »

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