Eater created this list on 12 February 2020.
Whatever you are in the mood for Chicago Eater has your back with this great list of restaurants and bars in Chicago. They have been handpicked because they always serve high quality, good food and drinks, and just an all-around great time! The list has 19 places on it, so there is plenty to choose from when searching for your next favorite place tovisit in Chicago... Read more
Chic, contemporary cocktail bar. Hip, modern hangout featuring creative concoctions made with specialty ice served in chic digs.
Top-shelf cocktail bar with modern fare. Premium spirits & craft cocktails complement the New American fare at this high-style hotel spot.
Vibrant bar for tropical cocktails. Lively, happening venue spotlighting tropical cocktails & offering an extensive rum collection.
Upscale cocktail bar with gourmet bites. Upscale cocktails and gourmet gastropub fare are served in this chic, antique-accented space.
Hip cocktail lounge with nightly music. Trendy yet laid-back bar featuring creative cocktails plus DJs or live music nightly with no cover.
Urban-rustic bar with gin cocktails. Gin-centric cocktails, craft beers & pub grub served in a relaxed urban-rustic bar with cozy nooks.
1940s-style pub mixing classic cocktails. Low-key pub with a 1940s vibe featuring classic cocktails, craft beers & a shuffleboard table.
Swanky cocktail bar with speakeasy vibe. Creative cocktails & small bites define this sophisticated, stylish bar.
Racy lounge with live entertainment. Craft drinks fuel the vibe at this bordello-inspired lounge offering a variety of live performances.
Hip tavern with a hunting theme. Craft cocktails & beer in a stylish space with a vintage hunting-lodge vibe & an ample patio.
Tiny, hip bar serving premium cocktails. Hip corner bar in a vintage building serving premium cocktails in a narrow, intimate space.
Basement bar with cocktails. Speakeasy underneath Green Door Tavern pouring craft cocktails & offering live entertainment.
Creative shared plates & craft cocktails. Hangout in the Hotel Palomar with inventive small plates, creative drinks & a high-energy bar scene.
Mexican mezcal bar with creative food. Hip Rick Bayless outpost with a generous mezcal collection to pair with modern Mexican plates.
Rum-centric classic & modern tiki drinks. Bar in a hip, tropical haunt with premium rums & creative cocktails in tiki-themed presentations.