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South Branch Tavern & Grille
  • Large, beautiful riverside tavern and grille in the heart of Chicago's Loop. Closed on the weekends, making it ideal for large scale private events. Envision lavish outdoor parties in the warm summer sun or holiday parties where the sprawling views of snow falling on the Chicago River accentuate the occasion. Big enough to host the largest affairs, but versatile enough to accomodate many smaller gatherings at once, South Branch can handle groups from 10-200 during the week, and 100-350 on weekends for private events. Be sure to impress your group by having this sought after venue in your portfolio.
    Certifications / Ratings
    • Zagat Rated:
    Facility Amenities
    • Avg Meal Price/Person (appetizer, entrée, dessert): $$ = $15 - $24
    • Group Breakfast Available:
    • Group Menu:
    • Max Restaurant Capacity: 350
    • Private Dining Available:
    General Facility Details
    • ADA Compliant:
    • ATM Machine On-site:
    • Bar/Lounge:
    • Food On-site: Restaurant
    • Hours of Operation: M-F: 11am-Midnight Sat-Sun: Private Events Only
    • Public Space Wi-Fi Available:
    • Public Space Wi-Fi COMP or Fee: Complimentary
    • Reservations Accepted:
    • Restaurant(s) On-site:
    • Self-Parking Available: Off-site
    Location Information
    • Miles from McCormick Place: 1.5
    • Miles from Midway Airport: 10.5
    • Miles from Navy Pier: 1.5
    • Miles from O'Hare Airport: 18
    Meal(s) Served
    • Breakfast:
    • Brunch:
    • Dinner:
    • Lunch:
    Payment Method(s) Accepted
    • American Express:
    • Discover:
    • MasterCard:
    • Visa:
    Group Amenities
    • Group Policy:
    • Maximum Group Number: 350
    • Minimum Group Number: 10
    • Motorcoach Parking: Off-site
    Services Offered
    • Wheelchair Accessible:
  • Facility Meeting Space Details
    • Buy-out Max Capacity: 350
    • Complete Buy-out Available:
    • In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s):
    • Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated): 130
    • Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing): 350
    • Max Venue Capacity: 350
    • Number of Meeting Rooms: 1
    • On-Site Catering:
    • Outside Reception Space Available:
    • Private Meeting Space Available:
    Largest Meeting Room Details
    • Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated): 130
    • Largest Room, Max Capacity: 350
    • Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing): 350
    Facility Info
    • Reception Capacity: 350
    • Space Notes: Our Private Dining Room seats a maximum of 24, standing capacity of 30. We have a/v capability in this room as well.
    • Banquet Capacity: 130
    • Number of Rooms: 1
    Meeting Rooms
    Private Dining Room
    • Banquet Capacity: 24
    • Reception Capacity: 30
    The Monroe Bar
    • Banquet Capacity: 20
    • Reception Capacity: 60
    Main Dining Room & Bar
    • Banquet Capacity: 130
    • Reception Capacity: 350
    The Pavilion Bar and Patio
    • Banquet Capacity: 175
    • Reception Capacity: 275
    The Riverside Veranda
    • Banquet Capacity: 24
    • Reception Capacity: 45