Every week it seems a new restaurant is popping up in The West Loop. Brian shares the run-down of what has opened in 2017 and what is slated to open later this year. Let the stomach growling commence!
Proxi - 565 W. Randolph St. (Andrew Zimmern's Global Street Food)
Fulton Market Co. - 205 N Peoria St. (Gastropub)
BLVD - 817 W. Lake St (1950s Hollywood-glam restaurant and lounge)
Elske - 1350 W Randolph St (Fancy Danish American Tasting Menu)
La Josie - 740 W. Randolph St. (Elevated Authentic Mexican)
Ronero - 738 W. Randolph St (Caribbean, Central, and South American)
Esco Bar - Upstairs from Ronero (Rum Bar and Latin Music Club)
The Lunatic, The Lover & The Poet - 736 W Randolph (Wine Bar and small plates)
WonFun and 2Fun - 905 W. Randolph (Chineese and upstairs lounge with Karaoke)
The Hive - 1111 W. Lake St (Speakeasy upstairs from Honey’s)
The Backdoor Saloon - 844 W. Randolph St (Speakeasy with Burlesque upstairs from Grange Hall Burger Bar)
Umami Burger - 945 W Randolph St
Kuma’s Corner - 852 West Fulton Market
Beatrix - 834 W. Fulton Market
DoRite Donuts - 181 N. Morgan
Shake Shack - 185 N. Morgan St
FireFin Poke Shop - 177 N. Morgan St. at Lake
Honeygrow Stirfry - 183 N. Morgan St. at Lake
Regards To Edith - 1000 Fulton (Google Building)
Prairie School Bar - 326 N. Morgan (Connected to Regards to Edith)
City Mouse - 311 N. Morgan (Inside Ace Hotel)
Limitless Coffee Shop - 219 N. Green St
Bonci Roman Pizzeria - 161 N. Sangamon St
Nancy’s Stuffed Pizza - 1000 W. Washington
Jet’s Detroit Style Pizza - 1025 W. Madison Ave
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams - 911 W Randolph
Time Out Market Food Court - Fulton Market and Sangamon St.
Thursday Wine Tastings - Madison Vine Wines - 1340 W. MADISON ST, CHICAGO, IL 312.526.3857. Thursday Wine Tastings 6-8pm and Tuesday Beer Tastings
Thursday Wine Tastings - Macello - 1235 West lake St, Chicago, 312-850-9870 Thursday Complimentary Wine Tasting. Each week will be pourings from a select region of Italy. Hours: 5:30-7:00pm and Happy Hour Tues & Wed 3-6pm 1/2 price apps and Rose'
VIA ride sharing - promo code brian6j6b, for $10 of free rides.
Park Yoga every Saturday - FREE YOGA - Grab your mat and a friend and head to Mary Bartelme Park (Sangamon and Monroe) every Saturday through Labor Day at 8am for a free yoga class in the park. Bare Feet Power Yoga. Bonus - Arrive early for a free 15 minute meditation at 7:30am. No sign up required!
Underground concerts in intimate venues. Skip the SOFAR waitlist using Promo Code: WESTLOOPLIFE-7265F for guaranteed access to ticket sales.