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SuperHost
Classic Chicago Versatile Venue
  • $275/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (19)
  • 19
  • Instant book
  • Chicago, IL
Our reviews speak for themselves! We are a great venue with a team committed to helping you create the perfect event. Our job is to make you look good! We love parties, fundraisers, film screenings, wedding receptions, corporate off-site and more… We have a PPA license, please let us know if you are planning a ticketed event. Our facility can accommodate up to 180 for a sit-down dinner, play, recital, screening… to 200+ for a stand-up reception. Please note that the posted rental rate is an average, please request a quote for your event. Some weekdays can be lower and most Saturdays higher. We also have special rates for non-profits. Because weddings require special attention to insure a perfect event, wedding planners are encouraged to inquire for wedding rates, which vary depending on day and time of year. See below. Furnishings: We have 220 banquet chairs, six 24”, twenty-six 48” rounds, six 60” rounds, a buffet table and several 6’ tables and two high-tops. Food and Beverage: For catering we have a staging kitchen with 3-compartment sink, commercial refrigerator, ice maker, convection oven, microwave and stainless prep table. There is an extra charge for using the kitchen. We require that all beverage be purchased through our full bar. Our prices range from $3 for soft drinks, $6 to 8 for beer, $7 to 9 for spirits and $6 to 9 for wine. We can do a host bar or cash or credit for guests. Sound, Lights, Stage and Tech: The space features a 16’ x 10’ stage with a simple light plot, board and spotlight. We have video projection capabilities and a wide format screen. We also have several wired and wireless microphones and a plug in play sound system. The venue also has wifi. Depending on the extent of your tech needs there may be an extra charge to have our tech person on-site. Location: We are located in Lakeview on Belmont between Sheffield and Racine. We are two blocks west of the Red, Brown and Purple lines. We are also on multiple 24/7 bus routes. A nearby parking lot is available for an extra charge. The venue has two large bathrooms and two private, unisex bathrooms. There is also a dressing room with iron, steamer, washer and dryer. We always have a staff member and, if needed, bartender available for your event. Please be sure to include any set-up, tear down, and load in/out time you and/or your vendors when making your booking. Please feel free to contact us with any questions. Wedding Packages available and include: -Full use of our venue for 8 hours. -Use of our inventory of tables, chairs, sound and lights, a complete inventory list is available on our website. -Wireless internet -Private dressing room and bathrooms for bridal party. -On-site planning meeting in which we create a timeline for your event, plan how the venue will be set and to address any questions or special needs. -A dedicated staff person who will work with you to ensure all of your expectations are met and your wedding goes off without a hitch! -On site staff person for your event. -Bar packages starting at $21 per person for three hours. Contact us for Wedding Rates.
SuperHost
Ritzy Sports Bar
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • Midlothian, IL
Our space is perfect for any occasion. Ideal for fundraisers, birthdays, holiday parties, engagement parties, corporate events, and game watch parties. Our 1500 square feet sports bar is well-lit and is equipped to add additional seating or a variety of different types/size tables to customize the bar comfortably, specifically for your event. We have a private full service cash bar with a server / hostess included in your rental. Additionally, we do have on-site optional catering available by request. Dart Board Jukebox Sports ticker And Professional Games Ticker 6-65Inch Televisions Throughout and 1-90 inch tv Complete Sports Package Your booking includes a bar tab and a server/hostess specifically for your event.
SuperHost
Large Logan Square Garage Space
  • $125/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • Chicago, IL
The space is eclectically decorated with furniture and artwork that create a cool, bohemian atmosphere. This garage is truly a flex-space. Original details like timber beams and exposed brick walls can be found throughout the space giving off a raw aesthetic. The garage has two industrial size doors that open to the alley for easy loading in and out of equipment, making it perfect for productions. **No parties** Commercials Photo shoots Promo shoots/Videos Magazine shoots Fashion/Product shoots Dinner events Small ceremonies Our space has hosted productions for companies such as McDonald's, FanDuel, ESPN, Jack Daniel's, Corona, Grubhub, and TED Talks. Unique Features: Warehouse Wood-burning fire place Sauna built into a shipping container Backyard space Available for booking 7 days a week! The Grand Kimball Lodge contains 4 unique spaces; 2 residential units, 1 office space, and 1 warehouse space. Check out Bob's's profile page to view his 4 listings, all of which are contained within the same building.
SuperHost
Historical Venue in Logan Square
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (4)
  • 4
  • Instant book
  • Chicago, IL
The luxurious grandeur of our former masonic temple presents an elegance that consistently leaves our guests in awe. Perfect for meetups, workshops, presentations, product launches, photo shoots, film production and much more! The venue offer 2 large ballroom plus a beautiful Lounge with a built in bar and beautiful fireplace. The high ceilings and historical details create a unique feel. 1st floor Ballroom with a baby grand piano and 12 foot high ceilings is approximately 2800 sq ft . The 2nd floor Grand Ballroom over 4000 sq ft has a beautiful stage, dance floor and 4 elevated platformed, 32 feet high ceiling, 9 crystal chandeliers and lost of beautiful 1920 look . details. Adjacent to the Grand Ballroom you will find our Bar/Lounge Room. This recently renovated space is a masculine yet romantic area will give you a relaxing library feel. The space features a custom built in bar, fireplace as well as two private bathrooms.
SuperHost
Restaurant Perfect for Social Gatherings!
  • $125/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Chicago, IL
Located in Chicago’s Fulton Market, Kuma’s Corner is available for a variety of events. With in-house food and beverage and an outdoor patio, Kuma’s can host groups up to 40 guests. Perfect location for your semi-private social gathering.
SuperHost
Fantastic Beer Garden in Glenview
  • $200/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Glenview, IL
Our mission is to brew unique & flavorful beers that break through traditional style guidelines & enhance the beer-drinking experience. Craft beer transforms four simple ingredients into something great. At the brewing, we further this transformation to produce refreshing yet complex & challenging beers from unique ingredients & processes. As we reach beyond traditional combinations of water, malted grain, hops & yeast, we are unapologetically proud to say that we brew extraordinary small batch beers meant to be thoughtfully enjoyed. Pair one of our brews with a meal as thoughtfully prepared & served in our taproom. Our chef comes to us with over 20 years of culinary experience. His house menu offerings are simple & delicious. The brewing company is proudly serving fresh ingredients, locally sourced, natural meats & organically grown produce to bring you a truly enjoyable dining experience even for your events and parties.
SuperHost
💎Multipurpose Event Space In Irving Park😍
  • $99/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Chicago, IL
This space is a blank canvas, allowing it to become the perfect setup for your event😍 There are endless possibilities for this unique private event space, which has an entry door on Elston and Pulaski, blacked out windows on one side for complete privacy, and a glass garage door that's perfect for summer events. ⏳Space Hours 6am-12am ⌛️ The earliest you can enter is 6am & must be out by 12am so plan your event accordingly We do not offer grace period for setup or breakdown ‼️ 🗓Please Factor In Setup/Breakdown Time Into Your Booking Request🗓 🚫Tables & Chairs NOT Included In Space🚫 📱Contact These Companies For Rentals, They Deliver/Pickup: House Of Rental 847-677-2010 houseofrental.com Chicagoland Luxe Rentals 708-406-9319 Chicagolandluxerentals.com Space Details: - 1750 sq. ft with high tin ceilings ( 2️⃣spaces with a sliding door that connects them) - Restrooms 2️⃣ - 60" LED 4K UHD Smart Android TVs 2️⃣ - Free wifi - Nest Thermostat - Sonos Speakers 2️⃣ - Dimmable Lights on both sides - Outside food/beverages are allowed - Kitchen sink/countertop - 420 friendly 💨 (Select this option as “Add On”) - Street level access   Let us host your next event: - Engagement Party - Bridal/Groom Shower - Baby Shower - Charity Event - Fundraising Event - Corporate Event - Fashion Event - Photo Shoot - Film Production - Product Release - Product Showcase - Beer and Wine Tasting - Birthday Party - Holiday Party - Cocktail Party - Sip & Paint, Puff & Paint - Fitness/Yoga Class 🗓Please Factor In Setup/Breakdown Time In Your Booking Request🗓 💎1 Day Event Liability Insurance Is Required For All Events. We can refer a super affordable company that takes only minutes to set up the policy.💎
SuperHost
Radiant Co-Working Space with a Pool Table
  • $130/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Chicago, IL
A Radiant co-working space with a pool table for events, photoshoots, and movie productions. This listing is for Co-working space A.
SuperHost
Awesome Event Space for Your Parties in Chicago
  • $180/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Chicago, IL
Our 2,500 square foot venue offers the perfect setting to host small-mid size party and events. Located in the heart of lake view area in Chicago with New Orleans fun and cozy vibe. The string lights, Mardi Gras decoration, and hanging beads express the theme of celebrating. In addition to the lively set up of the place, Karaoke can bring another fun touch to your experience. Features: -capacity: 85 -10 TVs all around -karaoke -full bar -full kitchen -wifi -brick wall -table & bar seating -located in the heart of Wrigley
SuperHost
Modern Ravenswood Cafe
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Chicago, IL
This venue is a cafe that brews entrepreneurship, creativity, and community 🛠 ✏️ ✊🏽 Bodega turned cafe, our modern cafe is perfect for all types of events - such as art shows, private parties, workshops, and more. Our living room style seating area includes: - (1) Couch - (2) Lounge Chairs - (1) Coffee Table and our main seating area includes: - (1) large community table; seats up to 10 with 2 benches - (1) large countertop with wheels + storage - (4) small tables that seat up to 2 persons max Tables can be rearranged or removed to fit your needs. Amenities: - Refrigerator - Sink - Dimmable lights - Sonos Sound System - Fully trained, professional barista staff available for hire. Overtime rate is 1.5x the booking rate @ $112.50. Please be aware that if you choose to extend your booking, you will be charged this amount.

Frequently Asked Questions

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About Chicago

Call it Chi-Town, The City That Works, or The Windy City; Chicago remains a multi-cultural and innovative city. 77 colorful neighborhoods, sweeping views of the Lake Michigan shores, and towering skyscrapers shape Chicago's skyline.

Besides being easy on the eyes, Chicago is a quite fascinating city all through. Harboring 7,300 dining establishments, 73 breweries, and 580 parks; you could spend days exploring what the city has to offer without exhausting it all. It also serves as the backdrop of 225 music venues and 40 annual film festivals. Going back to the innovative atmosphere, Twinkies have their roots in 1930 Chicago.

There's so much more that could be said about the Windy City which is best experienced in person. That's why you should think about locking down a dinner venue in Chicago for your scheduled gathering.

Dinner Venue Options in Chicago

Whether you are hosting a dinner party for friends or organizing a huge fundraising dinner, you can't go wrong gathering people together to break bread. A great deal of planning is involved in either case, and you could use the help of local professionals to pull off a seamless dinner event.

  • Invitations
    With a clear vision about the type of dinner event you are having, it's important to send out invitations early enough. The specific occasion determines who should be invited and it's always a great touch to send out card invitations. Several card companies in Chicago can help with the process.

  • Decorations
    You'll need decorations to convey the theme of the occasion. Even a simple dinner party with friends should feature a few decor pieces to let your guests know that it is a special occasion. Fortunately, you can find everything you need from the party supply stores in Chicago.

  • Catering
    It's implied that there will be food served at a dinner event. Fortunately, Chicago does half the work because of its great food scene. With the best catering company in Chicago handling your dinner menu you are bound to impress your guests.

  • Entertainment
    Whether it's a dinner party, fundraising dinner, or awards ceremony, some entertainment goes a long way in keeping the event lively. Besides music, your schedule should include other appropriate forms of entertainment. Perhaps a stand-up comedian will suit your event, a magician, or a dance piece.

  • Gifts
    Usually, it's guests who offer the host tokens of appreciation but depending on the reason behind the dinner, you may want to send your guests off with gift bags. It can be as simple as boxed candies, guest soaps, or decorative candles. For a corporate event, branded merchandise always does the trick.

Dinner Venue Companies in Chicago

A lot is involved in pulling off a successful dinner party. You will be essentially making several key decisions on how the evening will progress. Teaming up with local professionals can lift the burden leaving you with nothing more to worry about other than having a fantastic dinner event.

  • J&L Catering
    For 31 years, J&L Catering has been serving various events in the Chicago area. They create custom catering experiences to truly make each occasion unique. J&L also gives back by supporting various endeavors including the arts communities.

  • Artists and Events
    This full-service entertainment agency knows how to transform your event into a breath-taking occasion. They also provide corporate event planning and coordination, logistical support, and decor services.

  • Foursided
    Foursided is your one-stop-shop for arts, greeting cards, gift cards, framing, and beautiful gifts. They also offer custom flashcards, posters and prints, books, games, and puzzles. They also have storefront locations in Andersonville, Lakeview, and Clark Street.

Pros and Cons of Dinner Venues in Chicago

Folks always have great things to say about the dining scene in Chicago and the city has plenty of other merits that it is a great place to host a dinner event. You'll still encounter advantages and some setbacks when planning a dinner in Chicago.

Advantages

  • The public transport network
    Your guests can get to your chosen dinner venue in Chicago with ease because the public transport network is extensive and efficient. The Chicago Transit System controls public transportation with enough rail and bus options.

  • Navigation
    Chicago is an exceptionally easy city to navigate when armed with the knowledge of how the streets are numbered. Guests who choose to drive themself to your shindig will be able to locate you without a hassle.

  • The culinary diversity
    The deep-dish pizza, butter-crust pizza, and Chicago-style popcorn are some of the reasons why Chicago's food scene is legendary. With the city’s best catering company taking the lead, you'll have an impressive dinner menu to wow your guests.

  • The outdoor spaces
    There are selections of amazing outdoor dining venues in Chicago that will undoubtedly impress your guests. The Windy City has acres of natural spaces, gorgeous parks, and a lakefront that are worth exploring.

  • The sports culture
    There's no better way to kick off a dinner party in Chicago than by catching a big game in the Windy City. It's home to teams like the White Sox, Cubs, Blackhawks, and Chicago Bears.

Disadvantages

  • Chicago is expensive
    On the list of the nation's costliest cities, Chicago ranks 15th. You are likely to spend a decent amount organizing a dinner event in Chicago.

  • Traffic
    The worst time you want to deal with snarl-ups is when you are hosting an event. Unfortunately, your guests can't entirely avoid traffic and you should try and choose an easily accessible dinner venue in Chicago.

  • Parking is scarce
    While it's convenient to get around the city with your own transportation you can quickly regret it on account of the parking problem. Make parking arrangements for your guests to help them avoid running into this issue.

  • Callous winters
    The bone-chilling weather in winter gets pretty chaotic because of the snowfalls and heavy winds. Piled-up snow is another issue experienced at this time and it's just not the best time to host a dinner party unless you have a venue that is reached with ease.

  • Crime
    Chicago is infamously known for its gang activity and violent crime rate. It's important to sensitize guests about the situation and get a lay of the city to steer clear of the unsafe areas.

Famous Locations in Chicago

  • Art Institute of Chicago
    This world-class museum houses hundreds of thousands of works that date back thousands of years in the past. The Art Institute of Chicago is revered for its collection of post-impressionist and impressionist paintings including works by Claude Monet and Georges Seurat.

  • Willis Tower SkyDeck
    Formerly known as Sears Tower, Willis Tower rises 110 stories and was previously the tallest office block in the world. The view offered from the SkyDeck is simply breathtaking and on a clear day, they say that you can catch a glimpse of views of the surrounding four states.

  • 360 Chicago
    Found within the John Hancock Center office building, 360 Chicago offers a view from the top. The observation deck is located on the 84th floor, and the "Tilt" feature gives visitors a unique tipped view above the Magnificent Mile.