Chicago Things to Do

Welcome to Chicago, a city second to none when it comes to shopping, dining, museums, architecture, theater, music and more. For business or for pleasure, we are your kind of town.

The following is a food, sights, and shopping in Chicago. It is not by any means all-inclusive. If you are looking for something that you do not see here, please feel free to call us and we will help you.

Restaurants near the facility

Chicago Chop House

60 West Ontario
+1 (312) 787-7100
A classic steakhouse which offers the taste of true Chicago. More than 1400 historical photos tell the tale of old Chicago, while offering awe-inspiring steaks and a wine list that features over 500 selections. $$$


833 West Randolph Street
+1 (312) 226-8399
The menu is as imaginative as the décor, with creative variations on French bistro standards. $$$$

SushiSamba Rio

504 North Wells Street
+1 (312.) 595-2300
Offers the chic scene and menu of Japanese-Brazilian-Peruvian fare. Lounge in Chicago's only caipirinha bar. $$$

Catch 35

35 West Wacker Drive
+1 (312) 346-3500
Centrally located in the Leo Burnett Building, this seafood-lovers dream features 35 daily seafood specials, such as pan seared Chilean sea bass, blackened swordfish, and soft shell crabs. Land lovers will enjoy the selection of steaks, stir fry, and chicken. $$$

Gino's East

633 North Wells Street
+1 (312) 943-1124
A great place for people to have a good time, write on the walls, and eat Chicago's famous deep-dish pizza. $$


440 West Randolph Street
+1 (312) 575-9900
Flashy, fabulous steakhouse impresses with accomplished cuisine and glitzy atmosphere. Contemporary American fare is consistently excellent. Try two cones appetizer, filet charbroiled to perfection, and luscious Valhrona chocolate cake. $$$

Gibson's Steak House

1028 North Rush Street
+1 (312) 266-8999
This steak house celebrates all things big and brawny. Known for big martini's, big steaks, and big desserts. $$$


676 North Saint Clair Street
+1 (312) 202-0001
Tru is a lavish setting for serious dining, anchored by French-influenced creations and spectacular desserts. $$$$


720 North Rush Street
+1 (312) 266-6444
This Italian-chic ristorante serves some of the best Italian food in Chicago. The house made pasta creations are outstanding. $$$

Dragonfly Mandarin

832 West Randolph
+1 (312) 787-7600
Offers Sichuan, Hunan, and Mandarin cuisine served in a swanky lounge setting. $$

Signature Room

875 North Michigan Avenue, 95th Floor
+1 (312) 787-9596
A spectacular view is offered from the John Hancock's 95th floor. Enjoy traditional American cuisine while overlooking our beautiful city.

Local attractions

Museum of Contemporary Art

220 East Chicago Avenue
+1 (312) 280-2660

The Art Institute of Chicago

111 South Michigan Avenue
+1 (312) 443-3600

Historic Water Tower of Chicago

Corner of Chicago and Michigan Avenues

The Field Museum

1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
+1 (312) 922-9410

Adler Planetarium

1300 S. Lake Shore Drive
+1 (312) 922-STAR

The Shedd Aquarium

1200 South Lakeshore Drive

Lincoln Park Zoo

2001 N. Clark Street
+1 (312) 742-2000

Navy Pier

600 East Grand Avenue
+1 (800) 595-7437
Admission to Navy Pier is free.

Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum

1852 West 19th Street, Chicago
+1 (773) 738-1503
Admission is free, donation suggested

Second City

1616 North Wells St.reet
+1 (312) 337-3992
Performances nightly on three stages.
ETC. Stage and Donny's Skybox Theatre ticket prices vary.

Garfield Park Conservatory

300 North Central Park Drive
+1 (312) 746-5100
Chicago Architecture Foundation Tours

Chicago Architecture

224 South Michigan Avenue
+1 (312) 922-3432
River cruise, walking, and bus tours.

Kingston Mines

2548 North Halsted
+1 (773) 477-4646
Music on two stages, seven nights a week at Chicago's oldest and largest blues club.

Jazz Showcase

59 West Grand Avenue
+1 (312) 670-BIRD
Chicago's premier jazz club since 1947.


31 East Balbo Street
+1 (312) 362-9707
The center for international performance and exhibition.


The Magnificent Mile

North Michigan Avenue

State Street Shopping

Between Monroe and Wacker.

Wicker Park/Bucktown

Boutiques in the Near West Side

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