The first gallery to arrive in River North back in the ’70s (when the area looked more like the West Loop does today), it shows cool,...
Judy A Saslow Gallery
Judy A Saslow Gallery displays eye-popping outsider art plus tribal and ethnographic artifacts.
Catherine Edelman Gallery
If you love photography, drop by this place where artworks range from traditional landscapes to mixed-media photo-based collages.
This 4000 sq ft nightspot rises above the city’s other sprawling megaclubs by way of superstar trance and house DJs (John Digweed,...
Green Door Tavern
The Green Door, tucked in an 1872 building, is your place to mingle with locals over a beer and well-made burgers amid old photos and...
Lonely Planet review
At this local classic the Italian beef sandwiches come with long, spongy white buns that begin dribbling (that’s a good thing!) after a load of the spicy meat and cooking juices has been ladled on. In a recent episode of the Travel Channel’s Food Wars, Mr Beef won as Chicago’s best beef hands down over its main competitor, Al’s.
Don’t be afraid of the dumpy decor. Eaters from Jerry Springer to Jay Leno have devoured at the picnic-style tables. Cash only.