Favorite Things To Do in Chicago

Food That Warms the Soul

Chicago concierges weigh in on their favorite comfort food Chicago winters can be brutal but, thankfully, we’re blessed to have many options to keep us warm—with food as one of the most important ones.Here’s what our concierges had to say about their go-to comfort foods in the city.  ALBONDIGAS SOUP Diane Martinez  My favorite comfort… Read more »


Chicago concierges weigh in on their favorite warm winter drinks  DUKE OF PERTH Kristen Kopplin (The Drake): “While The Violet Hour and the IO Godfrey are wonderful go-tos for hot toddies of many types, my top spot for a warm winter’s drink is the friendly Lakewood spot Duke of Perth. Grab a table near the… Read more »


Gathering around the fireplace with friends or family is one of the best ways to spend a cold Chicago evening. Do so at some of our favorite cozy spots around the city. ‘Tis Fireplace Season after all! Lobby @ The Hoxton Hotel – West Loop  Located in what many magazines describe as one of America’s ‘coolest… Read more »

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Luxurious Foods: Treat Yourself

This winter, treat yourself to some of the world’s most delicious and luxurious foods right here in Chicago!  Caviar  Maple & Ash   Maple & Ash seamlessly delivers a modern yet classic dining experience. Bring your most elegant self and enjoy three different caviar options to compliment anything off their delicious menu. Heritage  Heritage is… Read more »

Welcome 2022 In Style

Are you still looking for last minute NYE plans? These are five ideas to welcome 2022 in style. NYE 2022 TIP TOP TAP @ ALLERTON HOTEL  Ring in the new year 23 floors above the Mag Mile at Chicago’s iconic Allerton Tip Top Tap.  Tickets are available on Eventbrite starting at $122 for the dance… Read more »


By Wenqing Xu  Beat those Chicago winter blues and stress of holiday shopping. Treat yourself at the spa. AIRE Ancient Baths – West Town Originally a Spanish concept, AIRE is inspired by the bathing traditions of ancient Roman, Greek, and Ottoman civilizations. Find it located in a uniquely restored historic West Town building. You can… Read more »

Christkindlmarket is Back!

Christkindlmarket is back! After last year’s hiatus, Chicagoans and visitors alike can once again partake in holiday traditions inspired by 16th century German holiday markets. Christkindlmarket is one of the first and best known outdoor markets full of holiday cheer, food gifts, and more. The authentic Christkindlmarket in Downtown Chicago and at Gallagher Way in… Read more »

Stay Warm and See the City with this Concierge Favorite

When temps are chilly, hop onto a Gray Line bus tour! Locally owned and operated for more than 90 years, Gray Line is a great option for checking out Chicago’s iconic landmarks. See It All on the Grand Tour Architecture. Museums. Parks. Neighborhoods. If you’re looking to see everything that Chicago has to offer, hit… Read more »

Carnivale: A Concierge Favorite and Staple of Chicago’s West Loop

Carnivale is one of Chicago’s most colorful and iconic restaurant. This Global Latin-fusion establishment proudly stands out in the West Loop like a sore, Rainbow-Colored thumb. There are just so many reasons to go to Carnivale, but lets try to break it down. Atmosphere The first thing you will noticed about Carnivale it’s colorful appearance,… Read more »

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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 »