Mingle with River North’s pedicured foot traffic—along with 85 of your closest friends.
151 W. Erie St.
Come early, eat late: Seating is limited to 16 (plus dogs), but the burgers are plentiful.
1450 W. Chicago Ave.
Two mammoth doors cantilever over the sidewalk, letting the tunes out and the views in.
1932 W. Division St.
Fat Cat Bar & Grill
The just-opened patio is impressive, but we’re most excited about the frozen drink machine.
4840 N. Broadway
New seating just off the Boul Mich, with $10 wine and chocolates weekdays after 10 p.m.
InterContinental Chicago, 505 N. Michigan Ave.