Because night owls need to eat too.
September 26, 2023
It's late, you've been drinking, and you're hungry. Here's where to eat.
August 19, 2016
Greater Grand Crossing
Gao's Kabob is a small BYOB Chinese BBQ spot in Chinatown that's open late and has great grilled skewers.
Izakaya Shinya is a Japanese restaurant in Wicker Park that's open late.
September 19, 2023
Dusek's is an old-school tavern-slash-restaurant in Pilsen that's open late and has great food.
August 9, 2023
Estelle's is a bar and restaurant in Wicker Park with a late-night menu.
August 2, 2023
Arzan Cafe is a Central Asian restaurant in Albany Park with great manty and boso lagman.
July 27, 2023
No Vacancy is a sports bar and restaurant in River North with lots of TVs, above-average bar food served late, and solid Happy Hour deals.
July 18, 2023
Warlord is a fantastic Avondale restaurant with an ever-changing menu full of vegetables, meat, and seafood cooked with live fire.
July 7, 2023
Devil Dawgs is a casual spot in the South Loop with interesting takes on hot dogs.
June 30, 2023
Bad Habit is a cocktail bar in Logan Square conveniently located next to Concord Music Hall.
June 2, 2023
Atotonilco is a cash-only taqueria great for late night tacos.
March 24, 2023
Pizza Lobo is an Andersonville restaurant with good pizza-by-the-slice, and a large outdoor patio that's perfect for large groups.
February 23, 2023
Friend BBQ is a casual spot in Chinatown that focuses on Chinese barbecue.
December 15, 2022
Miki's Park is a Korean-inspired bar and restaurant in River North.
November 28, 2022
Au Cheval in the West Loop has our favorite Chicago burger, but that’s not the only great thing on the menu.
August 22, 2022
Hip warehouse barbecue joint serving up some tasty meats and even better sides.
Red Hot Ranch is a late-night fast food spot in Lakeview.
When you want fried fish and shrimp, Lawrence’s is a solid move.
Nine Bar is Chinatown's first speakeasy located in the back of Moon Palace Express in Chinatown.
June 30, 2022
Dancen is a bar in Lincoln Square with very good Korean bar food.
May 16, 2022
High Five is a tiny ramen bar in the West Loop.
January 14, 2022
Lem’s is a counter service BBQ spot on the South Side with great rib tips and hot links.
Pauli Gees is a Neapolitan pizza place in Logan Square that has creative and delicious pies.
Noble SquareWest Town
You need more taco places in your life. Traspasada can be one of them.
Pub Royale is an Anglo-Indian pub serving cocktails and Indian-inspired food.