Andy’s Jazz Club

One of Chicago’s Best-Known and Most-Respected Jazz establishments, historic Andy’s offers casually sophisticated dining with a musical menu of Chicago’s top Jazz Artists.

Local performers cover a range of styles from Traditional and Swing to Bop, Fusion, Latin and Afro-Pop. Our “Spotlight Performer Series” events showcase some of today’s most “in demand” world touring musicians in an intimate setting.

Just 2 blocks north of the Chicago River and 2 blocks west of the Magnificent Mile of Michigan Avenue resides Andy’s Jazz Club, an anchor of the now burgeoning River North district of downtown Chicago.

Originating in 1951 as an oasis for employees of the – at the time – booming newspaper industry that called this area of the city home, “Andy’s” was the work of entrepreneur Andy Rizzuto. Andy saw possibility in and purchased the red brick building at 11 E. Hubbard St., opening his self-named saloon in its street-level storefront. Serving shots, beer and pub grub to the ample waves of pressmen from the newspaper industry; Andy maintained his business throughout the 1950’s, 60’s & early 70’s.

Andys Jazz Club
11 E. Hubbard St.
Chicago, IL 60611
312-642-6805
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Pops for Champagne

Pops for Champagne is the nation’s most acclaimed champagne bar and one of Chicago’s top night clubs. For 30 years, Pops has strived to present an unrivaled champagne list (now at nearly 200 selections), as well as a complete bar selection, live music, and a seasonal menu of champagne-friendly small plates and shareable items.

Located in the River North entertainment district, Pops attracts local guests, visitors, and business clientele and is considered a perfect locale for social events or after work gatherings. Whatever the occasion, grand or intimate, Pops for Champagne is where Chicago celebrates.

Pops for Champagne
601 North State Street at Ohio
Chicago, Illinois 60654
Phone 312.266.7677
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The Whiskey Bar & Grill

Located off the lobby in The Sutton Place Hotel, The Whiskey Bar & Grill has become a Rush Street mainstay for visitors and locals socializing over deals, drinks and the Monday night game. The Whiskey Bar & Grill offers two seamless rooms with lounge inspired energy and a relaxing, yet entertaining outdoor patio.

With its reclaimed wood walls lined with candid photographs of classic musicians, the front lounge features a classic bar, a variety of comfortable lounge seating that overlook Rush Street’s amazing street scene and glass doors leading to the outdoor patio. The back lounge, with its six HD televisions for watching your favorite sporting events, features a full service bar, dining and oversized communal tables.

In the summer, there’s no better place to enjoy people watching over a meal and cocktails than the outdoor patio of the restaurant.

The Whiskey Bar & Grill
1015 N Rush Street
Chicago, IL 60611
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Morton’s Steakhouse

Morton’s Chicago (The Original) – The Original Morton’s The Steakhouse location is in the heart of Downtown Chicago. Nestled between the streets of State and Rush, this basement restaurant has entertained countless celebrities and Chicago’s well-known. The rich wood and the grotto-like feel of the space can only be found at the original location.


Morton’s offers seamless service and unmatched entrees. This is the perfect location for those who want to enjoy the best of the best that Chicago dining has to offer.

Morton’s Steakhouse
1050 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60610
Phone: 312-266-4820
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Morton’s Chicago (Wacker Place) – Morton’s The Steakhouse at Wacker Place is located at the epicenter of some of Downtown Chicago’s most celebrated attractions and downtown hotels. Walking distance from the Magnificent Mile, Millenium Park and the Chicago Theatre District, this steakhouse offers a superb dining location for a business power lunch, after work drinks and small plate $5 Bar Bites, an exceptional dinner or even over 4,000 square feet of private dining space in six private dining rooms.

Morton’s Steakhouse
65 East Wacker Place
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 312-201-0410
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Smoque BBQ

Smoque (smoke) BBQ is a neighborhood kind of place that cooks up BBQ good enough to make it a true destination. It was created by five regular guys who happen to be passionate about food in general and BBQ in particular.

They believe barbecue is at its best when all of its powerful flavors combine and harmonize. The natural flavors of the meat. The savory flavor of hardwood smoke.


The spiciness of the rub. The sweetness or pungency of the sauce. When these elements are in balance, you have found BBQ heaven.

Smoque
3800 N. Pulaski Road
Chicago, IL
(773) 545-7427
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