Monk’s has been located in The Loop for more than 30 years and serves up traditional German beers and food in a dark,medieval dive setting. Located steps from short term rentals,this bar is ideal for working professionals and those with temporary housing.
The Chicago Athletic Association is a destination itself,but head to the rooftop bar,Cindy’s,for high-end cocktails served in a bright,vibrant setting. Located near AMLI,Cindy’s rooftop bar provides spectacular views of downtown Chicago.
The Berghoff has been a Loop mainstay for a century,and beer and food lovers alike still flock to this classic Chicago institution.
The Game Room
For Chicago Athletic Association-goers that aren’t interested in the rooftop bar Cindy’s provides,The Game Room is a great alternative. Chess boards,pool tables and poker tables,paired with high-end cocktails,make The Game Room one of the busiest bars in The Loop.
Revival Food Hall
Revival Food Hall isn’t just a bar,it’s a full-fledged dining hall located steps from tons of corporate housing and business apartments. Revival Food Hall features restaurants from some of Chicago’s most popular neighborhoods like River North,West Loop and Lincoln Park.
City Social in Chicago has a nice balance of good drink options and televised sports. It’s not a sports bar,but you’ll definitely be able to watch the big game. This place is packed every night,mostly with young professionals just getting off work.
Brando’s Speakeasy is a speakeasy in the purest sense. Cocktails are served in this dark lounge,perfect for a date night or quiet solo outing.
Sky Ride Tap
This classic spot serves up polish sausages for lunch and cheap beers for dinner. Located near the Chicago Board of Trade and many serviced apartment rentals,Sky Ride Tap is a favorite of traders and other working professionals for a quick spot to get a bite to eat and a beer after a long day at work.