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Find Your Freshie! Chicago Edition…

Find Your Freshie! Chicago Edition…

It’s officially October, which means the search is on for the best cold-weather-friendly restaurants and bars in Chicago! With hundreds of great places to choose from, finding a spot you know everyone in your group will love can be intimidating.

Luckily, we’ve put together a list of our favorite places in Chicago to hang out and drink Freshie all year round! No matter what vibe you’re looking for, this list has got you covered.

Whether you live in Chicago, or you’re just in town for the weekend, grab your friends and check out these Freshie favorites!

Avli on the Park

180 N. FIELD BLVD, CHICAGO

Creative, reinvented Greek restaurants in Chicago where tradition meets new contemporary elegance and guests experience our core philosophies of Philoxenia (hospitality), Kefi (joy), and Meraki (passion).

Avli on the Park welcomes you in to live and enjoy life through our inspired dishes; lively beverage program featuring a curated Greek wine list, crafted cocktails and traditional spirits; and an ambiance that reflects life in the Mediterranean.

The Northman Beer & Cider Garden

233 E RIVERWALK, CHICAGO

The Northman Beer & Cider Garden is a European style beer and cider garden on Chicago’s stunning Riverwalk! You’ll find a variety of delicious snacks, shareable plates and sausages on their Autumn menu.

Cafe Michelle Inc

200 N LAKEFRONT DR, CHICAGO

Cafe Michelle is known for their wonderful Mediterranean food (kabobs, Philly’s and burgers) along with their fabulous breakfast!

Mother Hubbard’s Sports Pub

5 W HUBBARD ST, CHICAGO

Sporting the comfortable feel of a corner pub in what was then more no-man’s land than a tourist destination, a local columnist dubbed it “a neighborhood pub without a neighborhood.” So be it!
Over two decades later, Mother Hubbard’s Sports Pub continues to serve locals and travelers alike with a friendly smile, a cold pint of beer and a late kitchen open to 3am serving a full restaurant menu.

The combination of 28 satellite, cable and Internet feeds and 45 TV monitors allows the viewing of any sporting event from any seat in the house. Guaranteed.

Flight Club

111 W WACKER DR, CHICAGO

Flight Club is easily your new go-to spot, whether you’re out for day drinks or dressed to the nines for a Saturday night out. Social Darts is crafted for groups – perfect to break up the weekend routine with your usual crew, and great as an icebreaker when you’re out with friends-of-friends.

Snicker’s Bar & Grill

448 N STATE ST, CHICAGO

Snicker’s Bar & Grill serves breakfast, lunch & dinner and is the perfect weekend hangout spot. With 7 plasma screens, you’ll have a great view no matter where you are!

Monk’s Pub

205-7 W LAKE ST, CHICAGO

Monk’s Pub specializes in food-pub fare including burgers, sandwiches, wraps and salads. They’re known for their burgers, but also have vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options.

There is a little something for everyone!

Joy District

112-114 W HUBBARD ST, CHICAGO

Joy District is River North’s best dining and drinking experience. The multi-tier nightclub offers two full bars, 13 tables and hypnotizing floating light fixtures.

With the hottest local DJs, themed parties, and bottle service, Joy District has become a dance party hotspot and destination for local and visiting celebrities.

Moe’s Cantina

153-55 W KINZIE ST, CHICAGO

Located in Chicago’s beautiful River North, Moe’s Cantina is the only authentic Northern Mexican Restaurant in the heart of the city.

It’s exposed brick walls, custom-made wrought iron chandeliers, and open kitchens with wood-burning grills make for a warm, inviting atmosphere that is perfect for a meal with family, or a night out with friends! Equipped with state of the art sound systems and countless HDTVs, it is also the ideal spot to catch any of today’s top sporting events!

Tanta Chicago

118 W Grand Ave, CHICAGO

Tanta shares the flavors and culture of Peru with Chicago, serving authentic Peruvian dishes and drinks in an approachable and colorful setting.

O’Neils on Wells

411 S WELLS ST, CHICAGO

O’Neil’s on Wells is ‘The Loop’s’ neighborhood bar and a Chicago staple.

First DRAFT

649 S CLARK, CHICAGO

First DRAFT is the premiere craft beer house in Chicago’s South Loop!

Avli River North

700-702 N WELLS FL LL 2, CHICAGO

Creative, reinvented Greek restaurants in Chicago where tradition meets new contemporary elegance and guests experience our core philosophies of Philoxenia (hospitality), Kefi (joy), and Meraki (passion).

Avli River North welcomes you in to live and enjoy life through our inspired dishes; lively beverage program featuring a curated Greek wine list, crafted cocktails and traditional spirits; and an ambiance that reflects life in the Mediterranean.

Tavern on Rush

1031 N Rush St, CHICAGO

Tavern on Rush is an upscale American steakhouse offering an extensive menu of classic American fare, including only the finest USDA prime aged steaks and chops, fresh seafood and unique daily specials.

Hopsmith Tavern

15 W DIVISION ST, CHICAGO

Hopsmith Chicago is a restaurant & bar located in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood. Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week, their full-service kitchen will satisfy the pickiest of palates.

The two-story tavern is the perfect place for any event corporate and personal and their customizable food and beverage packages are available depending on your needs.

Maillard Tavern

494 N MILWAUKEE AVE, CHICAGO

Maillard Tavern is the newest restaurant by Tony Priolo and Ciro Longobardo of Piccolo Sogno. Chef Tony Priolo of Maillard Tavern was named the 2018 Buckhead Meat Chicago Hamburger Hop Award winner!

PB&J: Pizza Beer & Jukebox

205-209 N PEORIA ST, CHICAGO

Pizza. Beer. Jukebox. Chicago’s hottest new hangout is located in the heart of the West Loop! PB&J offers the best Neapolitan pizza as well as your favorite jams from our state-of-the-art jukebox powered by TouchTunes.

The Black Barrel Tavern

1061 W MADISON ST, CHICAGO

The Black Barrel Tavern is an updated Americana & Brunch fare tavern with a sport friendly attitude. It is a meeting place for patrons of Chicago and those visiting, all are welcome!

Woodie’s Flat

1535 N WELLS ST, CHICAGO

With all the charm of your favorite dive bar, Big Onion Hospitality brings you Woodie’s! With 3 floors and a huge variety of food and drinks, they’ve got something for everyone!

Fatpour Tap Works – McCormick

2206 S INDIANA AVE, CHICAGO

Located at the corner of Cermak and Indiana Avenue, expanding over two stories, Fatpour boasts the largest beer venue in the South Loop. Offering stunning private space, outdoor patio seating, dining room, bar, and includes a signature keg wall.

Weeds Tavern

1555 N DAYTON ST, CHICAGO

Weeds Tavern has been a hidden gem in Chicago’s Northside since 1963. It’s Chicago’s favorite backyard with cornhole, giant Jenga and giant connect four.. So many activities!

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