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South Branch Tavern & Grille
  • Service available Dine-in
  • Service unavailable Takeout
  • Service unavailable Delivery
  • Service available Patio


100 S. Wacker Dr., Chicago IL 60606

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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.

Newly opened in March 2022, Monroe Reserve is an intimate 650 sq. ft. cocktail bar and private event space connected to South Branch. This rustic chic respite is designed with dark wood, stone, and rich leather, complemented by accent lighting to create a refined yet cozy space where guests can enjoy elevated bites and classic cocktails.

Be sure to impress your group by having this sought after venue in your portfolio.

Health and Safety

Health & Safety Policy URLView Policy

Masks Required-Staff

CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures

Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations

Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced

Wheelchair Accessible

Motorcoach ParkingOff-site

Group Policy

Minimum Group Number10

Maximum Group Number350

Miles from O'Hare Airport18.0

Miles from Midway Airport10.5

Miles from Navy Pier1.5

Miles from McCormick Place1.5




American Express





Reservations Accepted

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

Restaurant(s) On-site


ATM Machine On-site

ADA Compliant

Public Space Wi-Fi COMP or FeeComplimentary

Self-Parking AvailableOff-site

Food On-siteRestaurant

Hours of OperationM-F: 11am-MidnightnSat-Sun: Private Events Only

Buy-out Max Capacity350

Number of Meeting Rooms

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing)350

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated)130

Largest Room, Max Capacity350

On-Site Catering

In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing)350

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated)130

Max Venue Capacity350

Private Meeting Space Available

Max Restaurant Capacity350

Private Dining Available

Group Menu

Group Breakfast Available

Avg Meal Price/Person (appetizer, entrée, dessert)$$ = $15 - $24

Zagat Rated


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