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Top Banquet Hall venues in Chicago, IL

The Rooftop Terrace
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Chicago, IL
Private Room
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Chicago, IL
Rear Dining Room in Teatime Restaurant
  • $400/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Chicago, IL
Vibrant Ballroom in Arts Building
  • $175/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Chicago, IL
Front Dining Room in Teatime Restaurant
  • $400/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Chicago, IL
Unique Venue Banquet Hall
  • $350/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a day
  • Chicago, IL

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Frequently Asked Questions about Banquet Hall venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in Chicago?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in Chicago on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in Chicago?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in Chicago at, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Banquet Hall venues are available in Chicago?
Right now, there are 365 Banquet Hall venues available in Chicago.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for Chicago bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for Chicago guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for Chicago locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near Chicago?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in Chicago. Just start a search at and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my Chicago booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in Chicago?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in Chicago is $270 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in Chicago?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Select service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Banquet Hall venues in Chicago, IL?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $150 to $400.
Which Banquet Hall venues are most popular in Chicago, IL in 2024?
The top 3 Banquet Hall venues in Chicago, IL right now are The Rooftop Terrace , Private Room and Rear Dining Room in Teatime Restaurant.
How do I book a Chicago location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a Chicago reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

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About Chicago

Bursting with an endless list of things to do and sights to see; Chicago is considered a true cosmopolitan playground. The Windy City is home to a rich cultural scene, incredible architecture, and where you can relish in Midwestern history.

The city is bordered by 26 miles of lakefront and the area along Lake Michigan includes 26 beaches. Chicago is an innovative city evidenced by when the city reversed the Chicago River's flow to have it emptied into the Mississippi River as opposed to Lake Michigan. The term jazz has its origins in Chicago, and the city displays a profound appreciation for the arts. It's after all home to an estimated 255 music venues, 250 theatres, and about 200 dance companies.

The Windy City also offers lists of beautiful locations that serve as great locations for numerous events. In turn, you should consider renting a banquet hall in Chicago.

Banquet Hall Options in Chicago

Perhaps you are scouting for a location for your wedding reception, anniversary party, or corporate event; you can't go wrong by hosting the occasion at a banquet hall venue in Chicago. Given that choosing a banquet hall means that you are hosting a large event, you'll need some assistance from the local professionals to pull off a flawless function.

  • Venue
    Most banquet hall venues in Chicago come decked out with a majority of the furnishings and accessories needed for diverse occasions. That includes tables and chairs as well as decorations. Most of the venues also come with ample parking for your guests. It lowers your overall budget because you won't have to outsource these aspects.

  • Catering
    Booking a banquet hall venue in Chicago might also cover the cost of food but in some cases, you might have to get an external catering company to handle the meals. Buffets are usually popular with banquet events but it all depends on the specific occasion.

  • Entertainment
    Music is an integral part of banquet events to keep guests entertained throughout. Depending on the specific event, you can equally include stand-up comedy, magical shows, and circus acts in the schedule of activities.

  • Master of Ceremony
    An experienced Master of Ceremony knows how to guide guests through the different stages of an event so that no one feels lost. They are tasked with managing the flow of events to also ensure that the occasion maintains a lively atmosphere.

  • Transportation and Logistics
    Your guests should sit back, relax, and enjoy the event. You can make it easier by overseeing transportation and logistics. Perhaps team up with taxi companies to provide transport at a discounted rate if you can't pick up the tab entirely. Provide detailed information about how to get to the banquet venue including navigation details and public transportation routes.

Banquet Hall Companies in Chicago

Banquet events typically celebrate achievements or key milestones. They are popular with businesses but folks with a common interest usually also come together to celebrate over a banquet. Teaming up with the local experts is what you need to pull off a successful event.

  • Total Event Resources
    Total Event Resources know precisely what it takes to deliver an experience. Their list of services includes event strategy, logistical arrangements, full-service production, and marketing.

  • Urban General Store
    Urban General Store started operations in 2008 and has since become one of Chicago's premier online gift stores. They offer selections of inspirational items including novelties, accessories, cards, and books.

  • Chicago Award Source
    Chicago Award Source supplies congratulatory trinkets that are suitable for achievement-based occasions. Their catalog of awards-based products includes plaques, executive desk sets, resin sculptures, and trophies. They also offer customization as well as engraving services.

Pros and Cons of Banquet Halls in Chicago

Chicago provides all the big city comfort you'd expect to host a successful event. However, like anywhere else under the sun, it's a metro area that presents both advantages and disadvantages. You should find out what you stand to face before locking down a banquet hall venue in Chicago.


  • Great food
    Chicago gets a huge thumbs up when it comes to its selections of dining establishments that offer finger-licking goodness. An occasion hosted at a banquet hall is worthy of a feast.

  • Diversity
    You'll find a banquet hall in one of the city's neighborhoods that reflects the spirit of your event. With 77 distinct neighborhoods that best display the city's diversity, Chicago is multicultural, tolerant, and welcoming.

  • The culture
    Chicago is big on its museums, theatres, and music venues. It goes to show that the city embraces cultural and artistic expression, and you won't have trouble finding a banquet hall that aligns with your purpose.

  • The public transit system
    Your guests won't have trouble getting to the banquet hall venue because the city has a diverse and efficient public transit system. There are 145 train stations alongside 129 bus routes operating in the city.

  • Sports
    Folks in Chicago take their sports quite seriously because professional basketball, baseball, soccer, and hockey teams hail from the city. If your heart is set on a sports-themed event, then you are definitely hosting it in the right place.


  • Winters are rough
    If the flooding doesn't get in the way of your guests accessing the banquet hall venue in Chicago, the freezing temperatures might just dissuade them from attending altogether. Winters in the city are brutal with blistering winds to boot.

  • Traffic
    The crazy bottlenecks experienced around Interstate 290/294 should tell you that if possible, you want to avoid selecting banquet hall venues that use that route.

  • Parking
    Don't sour your guests' experience even before they enter the banquet hall venue on account of not providing ample parking space. Parking in Chicago is a nightmare and perhaps for the special occasion, you should offer valet parking.

  • Chicago is expensive
    Discounts will take you a long way when planning an event in Chicago. It's one of the nation's most expensive metro areas particularly when it relates to food, utilities, and transportation.

  • Pollution
    The city's waterways have a well-known history of flooding and certain areas of the city are prone to dealing with sewage overflows. To be on the safe side, avoid venues located in the basement of buildings.

Famous Locations in Chicago

  • Wrigley Field
    Wrigley Field is home to the Chicago Bears and touted as the second-oldest MLB park in the nation. Visitors can take in-season ballpark tours to explore the field, press box, as well as dugouts. Perhaps you might be lucky enough to watch the Cubs duke it out against another major team.

  • Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain
    The Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain is considered the largest water-based feature globally. Nestled within Grant Park, it features fountain springs that offer a daily spectacle that wows visitors every time.

  • Navy Pier
    Established in 1916, this former shipping facility now serves as a beloved amusement park. The Navy Pier occupies 50 acres taken up by concert venues, parks, dining establishments, and several other attractions.