For many, the idea of heading out to a sprawling venue with hundreds or thousands of people in attendance for a concert or theater performance is still a little overwhelming. A more intimate setting, with comfortable seats and some good food and adult beverages, is a better option.
Some of the best meals in Chicago may be enjoyed at establishments specializing in dinner and a show. From contemporary burlesque performances to live blues, country, Latin, or soul, the entertainment matches the eats for a well-rounded night out at the following destinations.
As of June 11, Chicago restaurants have fully reopened and the city has lifted restrictions on capacity, masking, and social distancing. For updated information on coronavirus cases, please visit the city of Chicago’s COVID-19 dashboard. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following safety guidelines. The latest CDC guidance for vaccinated diners during the COVID-19 outbreak is available here; dining out still carries risks for unvaccinated diners and workers. Find a local vaccination site here.Read More