Looking for a great restaurant for your group? Chicago has restaurants of all types of cuisines that your group will love. Explore some options below.
Dining experiences everyone will love
Berghoff Catering & Restaurant Group
Berghoff has been located in Chicago’s Loop for nearly 120 years. Serving traditional German-American cuisine seasonal menus, vegetarian, and gluten-free options, it’s tradition … with a twist. Known for family traditions, an annual Oktoberfest celebration, and being a part of the fabric of Chicago, especially since they proudly display the city’s first ever liquor license.
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
Located on fabulous Navy Pier. Enjoy family-oriented atmosphere, friendly service, and out-of-this-world seafood dishes. Your groups are guaranteed to get one of the greatest seafood experiences in all of Chicago!
Management staff can assist you in planning a memorable event at Connie’s Pizza. You may choose from menu packages or they’ll be happy to customize a menu just for you. With two locations in the Chicagoland area, they can accommodate events of any size.
Dinner with a view. An exciting field trip. An interactive class outing. A unique backdrop for a school event. With four of Chicago’s most popular vessels plying the waters of Lake Michigan, Entertainment Cruises offer an educational, safe, and unforgettable venue for up to 2,000 aboard the Odyssey, Spirit of Chicago, Mystic Blue, or Seadog.
Offering an urban dining venue with 14 distinctive kitchens that serve real food made from scratch daily. Stop in for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Sit down or take it to go. Foodlife offers fresh, fast choices in one convenient place.
House of Blues Chicago
House of Blues is a premier restaurant and entertainment venue located in the historic Marina City Complex. Dedicated to educating and celebrating the history of Southern Culture and artistic contributions to music and art, they are a unique one-stop shop for education, entertainment, and dining.
Lawry’s The Prime Rib
When was the last time your student group dined in an elegant, historic 1890s mansion meets restaurant? Enjoy the opportunity to experience great luncheons at affordable student pricing. Complimentary docent talk about the history of the mansion and the founding of Lawry’s Restaurants. Boxed Lunches To Go, also available.
Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria
Their signature Chicago-style deep dish pizza is made using a recipe that has been handed down through the generations. Today, Lou Malnati’s is recognized as one of the most iconic and best restaurants in Chicago.
Potbelly Sandwich Shop
The unique Potbelly experience is defined by its combination of toasty warm sandwiches, salads, hand-dipped shakes, cookies baked fresh daily, live local music and vintage decor inspired by the neighborhood. Potbelly can offer reserved seating or catered box lunches for your group.
Rainforest Cafe re-creates a magical environment where students are always welcome to experience and explore the wonders of the rain forest. Their Technicolor aquariums and amazing animal-tronics are the ingredients for fun and education.
Big Bowl offers vibrant, fun and energetic atmospheres with semi-private group dining spaces. Their concept is driven by five key words: sustainable, local, eco-friendly, natural, and organic.
Wow Bao – Hot Asian Buns
Redefining breakfast, lunch, and dinner with signature steamed buns, known as Bao. Their pan-Asian menu features 8 flavors of Bao, in addition to pan-seared potstickers, fresh soups and salads, rice, noodle, and quinoa bowls, lettuce wraps, and homemade ginger ale.