The Gage is our top choice in the Loop for bar food. The menu is full of elevated classics, like bison tartare, poutine, and entrees like fish and chips. Since this spot is right across from Millenium Park, you can also plan on it being full of tourists. But at least they’re the cool kind of tourists who know where to go for a good meal.
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Be Leaf Salad
Be Leaf is a good place in the Loop for a healthy workday lunch. The salads, grain bowls, and wraps are all safe bets.
Francois Frankie is an all-day French restaurant in the Loop with a rotating carousel bar.
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Best Intentions combines a divey interior and a cabana-style back patio, serving great drinks and upscale bar food.
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Beatnik is a restaurant and cocktail lounge in West Town serving average food in a beautiful environment.
Beatnik On The River
Beatnik On The River is a cocktail bar and restaurant in the Loop serving Mediterranean small plates.
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