Chicago River Canoe & Kayak
The launch point is about 2 miles north of downtown, so it’s better for beginners (ie away from traffic). Guided trips, like the...
Lillstreet Art Center
Fire up the saws, kilns, easels and other arty implements at Lillstreet’s glass-blowing, block-printing, painting, pottery and...
Pay homage to Lincoln Square's German roots at the stalwart Huettenbar. The kitschy, wood-paneled ambience is straight out of the Black...
Chicago has a lot of French bistros sprinkled around, but not many perfect the balance of fine but unfussy dining in a sophisticated but...
Lonely Planet review
Unlikely as it may seem for a bar, the oompah soundtrack, rosy-cheeked staff and early last call give this spacious Bavarian-themed joint the all-ages appeal of a Disney ride. Dinnertime is best, when the ‘world-famous’ lederhosen-clad Brauhaus Trio starts bumping and steaming plates of schnitzel seem heaven-sent. Bring your dancing shoes, too – there’s polka action nightly.
The Brauhaus is located in Lincoln Square.