Clasping the Chicago River’s south side along Wacker Dr, this 1.25-mile-long promenade is slowly being developed as a local hangout....
Wendella offers the typical river-and-lake tour, with good history and architecture commentary and a trip through the lock. Departs from...
The Wrigley Building glows as white as the Doublemint Twins’ teeth, day or night. Chewing-gum guy William Wrigley built it that way on...
Cyrano's Cafe & Wine Bar
Cyrano's casual tables sit amid a jumble of bright-hued flowers along the Riverwalk. Swirl a glass of beer, Champagne, Beaujolais,...
Billy Goat Tavern
Tribune and Sun-Times reporters have guzzled in the subterranean Billy Goat for decades. Order a 'cheezborger' and Schlitz beer, then...
Mercury Cruises information
Glides on both the river and the lake. Be aware that passing through the locks to and from the lake can take up a fair part of the 90-minute excursion. Tours depart from the Michigan Ave Bridge’s southeast corner.