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You can't go wrong with dinner and a show. Just pick one of our acclaimed theatres then match it with a nearby restaurant for a perfect night out in Chicago.

RESTAURANTS NEAR BROADWAY IN CHICAGO THEATRES

Broadway in Chicago brings the latest hits and timeless classic to Chicago's theatre district. These three classic Chicago theatres are all home to Broadway in Chicago productions — and are all surrounded by amazing restaurants. 

Restaurants near the CIBC Theatre
The Gage: Slide into the leather booths for hearty American fare (with proud Irish influences) at the upscale tavern/restaurant
Rosebud Prime: The homegrown Italian steakhouse chain
Italian Village: Enjoy an authentic Italian meal at one of the three restaurants under the same roof

Restaurant near the Cadillac Palace Theatre
Prime & Provisions: Splurge with a reservation at this slick American steakhouse just a quick stroll two block up on Clark Street along the Chicago River
312 Chicago: A long-standing classic in the theatre district, serving Italian fare in a historic building

Restaurant near the James M. Nederlander Theatre 
Trattoria No. 10: You'll find handmade ravioli with creative fillings and main dishes with a sustainable focus in a cozy environment at the subterranean Loop gem 
The Dearborn: This buzzy American-inspired tavern features comfortable booths and a stylish scene

RESTAURANTS NEAR OPERA, SYMPHONY & BALLET THEATRES

Catch exciting, diverse performances of music and dance at the Harris Theater, see classic ballet performances, contemporary dance, and philharmonic concerts come to life at Auditorium Theatre, watch the world-famous Chicago Symphony Orchestra play at its home, or experience breathtaking operas at Lyric Opera of ChicagoNo matter which you choose, there's a great meal nearby.

Restaurants near Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University 
Mercat a la Planxa: Nosh on Catalan-inspired tapas from Chef Jose Garces before heading to Michigan Avenue's storied Auditorium Theatre where
Plymouth Restaurant & Rooftop BarThis year-round rooftop is a popular spot for drinks and bar fare

Restaurants near Chicago Symphony Center​
Tesori: The Symphony Center's on-site restaurant serving Mediterranean-inspired dishes
Acanto: Approachable Italian cuisine, plus a large wine list, in a relaxed setting
The Berghoff Restaurant: Enjoy German classics and locally made beer at this Chicago institution 

Restaurants near Lyric Opera of Chicago 
Blackbird: Start your night with artful cuisine this ultra-modern spot helmed by James Beard Award-winning Paul Kahan
Sepia: This award-winning West Loop spot serves rustic, seasonal dishes in an 1890 print shop

Restaurants near Harris Theater
Park Grill Chicago: Grab a bite to eat at Millennium Park and sit right beneath "The Bean"
III Forks: An American steakhouse with a modern vibe and rooftop bar

RESTAURANTS NEAR CHICAGO'S TOP INDEPENDENT THEATRES

Chicago's independent theatres are the heart and soul of the city's cultural scene. These under-the-radar gems regularly debut original show and cutting-edge work. Bonus: You can take advantage of Chicago's diverse neighborhood restaurants.

Restaurants near Steppenwolf Theatre Company
BOKA
: A Michelin-starred restaurant, where innovative, seasonal dishes are served in a whimsical yet sophisticated atmosphere
Stella BarraFor a laidback experience, go further up the street to Stella Barra  for artisan pizzas and biodynamic wines
Summer House: A sunny spot with wood-fired dishes and locally-sourced ingredients
Willow Room: An industrial chic space with refined plates and an impressive wine list

Restaurants near Lookingglass Theatre Company
Bistronomic: Dine on modern-day interpretations of French classics
Marisol: Enjoy a dinner surrounded by modern art (both on the walls and on your plate) inside the Museum of Contemporary Art

Restaurants near Goodman Theatre
Petterino's: Dine on classic American dishes, prime steaks and fresh seafood at the old-school Italian supper club right next door

Restaurants near Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Riva: Head to Navy Pier's premier seafood restaurant for a crab dinner (and breathtaking views)

RESTAURANTS NEAR CHICAGO COMEDY CLUBS 

No trip to Chicago would be complete without experiencing the premier talent at one of the comedy clubs. Laugh the night away at sketch comedy, standup and improv in the Old Town neighborhood.

Restaurant near The Second CityUP Comedy Club, and Zanies Comedy Nightclub
The Kennison: A stylish space with new American fare and views of Lincoln Park
Twin Anchors: Ribs and comfort food classics can be found at one of the city's oldest restaurants
Orso'sA cozy, family-owned Italian getaway on bustling Wells Street

Related Listings

Trattoria No. 10
10 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 984-1718

tesori
65 E. Adams St.
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 786-9911

Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 860
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 827-5600

The Joffrey Ballet
Joffrey Tower, 10 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 739-0120

Twin Anchors Restaurant
1655 N. Sedgwick St.
Chicago, IL 60614
(312) 266-1616

Mercat A La Planxa
638 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 765-0524

Rosebud Prime
One S. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 384-1900

III Forks
180 N. Field Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 938-4303

The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
205 E. Randolph Dr.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 334-2400

Broadway In Chicago
17 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 977-1701

Blackbird Restaurant
619 W. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60661
(312) 715-0708

Park Grill
11 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 521-7275

Petterino's
150 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 422-0150

BOKA Restaurant
1729 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60614
(312) 337-6070

Berghoff Restaurant
17 W. Adams St.
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 427-3170

Tavern at the Park
130 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 552-0070

Sepia
123 N. Jefferson St.
Chicago, IL 60661
(312) 441-1920

bistronomic
840 N. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 944-8400

Acanto
18 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 578-0763

The Gage
24 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 372-4243

Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 443-3800

Steppenwolf Theatre Company
1650 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60614
(312) 335-1650

Lookingglass Theatre Company
821 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 337-0665

Balena
1633 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60614
(312) 867-3888

The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 462-6300

Tortoise Supper Club
350 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 755-1700

Stella Barra Pizzeria
1954 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 634-4101

Summer House Santa Monica
1954 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 634-4100

Orso's Restaurant
1401 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 787-6604

Chicago Shakespeare Theater
800 E. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 595-5600

UP Comedy Club
230 W. N. Ave., 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60614
(312) 662-4562

Prime & Provisions
222 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 726-7777

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