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Combine a visit to the theatre with a pre or post-show dinner at one of our restaurants offering special theatre menus. Featuring a wide variety of cuisine types at restaurants, you can enjoy a delicious meal and still make it to the show on time.

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photo of lucille at drury lane restaurant
85% 85% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Oak Brook
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Join us 2 hours before any show. Pre order your intermission cocktail & enjoy leftover pickup.
photo of the little gem restaurant restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Oak Park
So Close to Like Street Theatre
1/2 Price Appetizers and Drink Specials till 6:30pm
At The Bar
photo of el tapeo restaurant
88% 88% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Spanish Oak Brook
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El Tapeo is less than a mile from Drury Lane Theatre.
photo of summer house santa monica restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Lincoln Park
Catching a show at Steppenwolf? Ask to see our special three-course prix-fixe menu, available daily.
photo of joe's seafood, prime steak & stone crab restaurant
97% 97% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood River North (Chicago)
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Just five minutes from the Chicago Shakespeare Theater, join us for lunch or dinner.
photo of café ba-ba-reeba restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Tapas / Small Plates Lincoln Park
Just a few blocks from the Steppenwolf and Royal George Theaters - join us before or after the show!
photo of siena tavern restaurant
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian River North (Chicago)
Located conveniently on Kinzie & Dearborn, a perfect place for pre and post-theater food and drinks.
photo of bar siena restaurant
98% 98% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian West Loop
Join us for every Sunday for special curated Theatre Tasting Menu, available for $50pp.
photo of boka restaurant
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Lincoln Park
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Just Across The Street From The Steppenwolf Theater On N Halsted!!!

photo of blvd restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American West Loop
Located in the heart of the West Loop, BLVD is the perfect place for a pre or post-theater dinner.
photo of prime & provisions steakhouse restaurant
84% 84% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse River North (Chicago)
Within walking distance to various theaters, join us for pre / post dinner, drinks and River views.
photo of petterino's restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Monday Night Live: $5 cocktails & appetizers . Tues-Thurs free live entertainment w/ $7 after 7 menu

photo of old town pour house - oak brook restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Oak Brook
Conveniently located near Drury Lane Theater!
photo of the bristol restaurant
82% 82% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Bucktown / Wicker Park
Join us pre-show Monday-Friday for 1/2 Off small plates, wine & beer on draft.
photo of formento's restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian West Loop
Join us pre-show for specials Mon-Fri 5-6:30 including 1/2 Off Antipasti, Wine by the glass & more!
photo of 312 chicago restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Downtown / Loop
Let 312 Chicago be your opening act! $10 off every $50 spent when you present your show tickets.
photo of sugar factory - chicago river north restaurant
63% 63% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American River North (Chicago)
Only five minutes from the Chicago Shakespeare Theater, join us for lunch, dinner or weekend brunch!
photo of stella barra pizzeria - chicago restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Pizzeria Lincoln Park
Just a few blocks from the Steppenwolf and Royal George Theaters - join us before or after the show!
photo of catch 35 - chicago restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood Downtown / Loop
Complimentary valet parking. Three Course Prix-Fixe menu $35. Walking distance to all major theater.
photo of stk – chicago restaurant
80% 80% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse River North (Chicago)
Enjoy a 3 course meal with optional wine pairing for just $55 per guest before your favorite show!
photo of nonnina restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian River North (Chicago)
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$30 three course Pre-Theater menu Mon-Fri 4-6, Sat. 5-6, Sun. 3-6
photo of trattoria no. 10 restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Downtown / Loop
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In The Heart Of The Theater District, For Theater Goers Dessert Is On Us.

photo of gemini restaurant
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Lincoln Park
We offer a prix fixe menu from 5-6:30pm nightly; free valet parking with valid theater ticket
photo of carlucci - rosemont restaurant
88% 88% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Rosemont
Pre-fixed Theatre Dinner menu. Complimentary Valet. Minutes from Akoo Theatre and AllState Arena.
photo of untitled supper club restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American River North (Chicago)
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Every Tuesday, $35 three-course Prix Fixe.
photo of remington's restaurant
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
We are your pre and post Symphony or Theater destination, steps away from all the major venues!
photo of eden restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American West Loop
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Just a few blocks from the United Center. Join us for dinner & drinks on game or show nights!
photo of seven lions restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
3 Course Pre-Theatre Menu from 4-6:30 pm, $36 per person with optional wine pairing for $16 extra.
photo of tortoise supper club restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American River North (Chicago)
Free Valet Parking for Theatre goers! Leave your car at Tortoise Club for no charge as well!
photo of primebar chicago restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Downtown / Loop
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Just 2 blocks from the Cadillac Theater and the Lyric, stop by pre/post show. Kids welcome!
photo of coco pazzo restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian River North (Chicago)
We open at 5:00 pm to accommodate theater and symphony goers.
photo of river roast restaurant
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American River North (Chicago)
Our Whole Roasted Chicken and House Bottle of Red or White Wine $50 p/couple.
photo of rosebud prime restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse Downtown / Loop
Rosebud Prime Pre-Theater Menu: 3 Courses for only $45 and guaranteed to get you to the show on time
photo of the walnut room - chicago restaurant
83% 83% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
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BY THE GLASS.
ROS'E TUES $5.00
WINE WED HALF PRICE BOTTLES
HOUSE WINE THURS $5.00
FEATURE FRI $5.00
photo of la sirena clandestina restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American West Loop
A straight shot downtown, La Sirena is a perfect spot to grab a quick and delicious bite.
photo of atwood restaurant
87% 87% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Atwood is located in the heart of the theater district. We open at 4:45pm for dinner every day.
photo of the grillroom restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse Downtown / Loop
Going to see Hamilton? Stop in for our Hamilton inspired menu!
photo of city social restaurant
80% 80% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
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Perfect modern spot in the loop for pre or post theater dining and drinks! Full menu and bar!
photo of the florentine restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Downtown / Loop
Pre and Post Theater Menu Available. $20 parking up to 5 hours with Validation.
photo of bistronomic restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
French Gold Coast / Streeterville
The Pre-Theater Menu is offered nightly, and includes 3 courses/$39 from 5-10:30pm.
Daily Specials.
photo of harry caray's italian steakhouse - chicago restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steak River North (Chicago)
A short walk across the river from the Loop theaters - we are the perfect pre show dinner!
photo of one north kitchen & bar restaurant
84% 84% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
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Dine with us pre or post opera. Conveniently located directly across from the Lyric Opera.
photo of mia francesca restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Lakeview / East Lakeview
Show us your ticket for today's performance and order any appetizer on us.
photo of mexique restaurant
97% 97% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Mexican West Town
Come join us for our pre-theater three-course prix-fixe menu ($35/person).

photo of osteria via stato restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian River North (Chicago)
We have a cab stand service at our front door to get you to the theatre in minutes.

photo of public house restaurant
86% 86% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American River North (Chicago)
Hurry, we only have 2 timeslots left!
Located conveniently on Kinzie & State, a perfect place for pre and post-theater food and drinks.
photo of bellyq restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary Asian West Loop
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Heading to the United Center? bellyQ is the perfect place to grab dinner and drinks before the game.
photo of rivers restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
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Opera Season is here! Enjoy a pre-opera dinner with us. We are next to the Opera House in CME bldg.
photo of randolph tavern restaurant
82% 82% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American West Loop
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Come to Randolph Tavern before and after the show! Free dessert with Broadway theater ticket!
photo of mccormick & schmick's seafood - chicago (wacker dr.) restaurant
85% 85% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood Downtown / Loop
Daily dinner specials, feat. the freshest seafood, steak & pasta.

photo of the kennison restaurant
86% 86% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Lincoln Park
Perennial Virant is located just a few blocks from Second City, Red Orchid Theater and Piper's Alley
photo of marchesa restaurant
81% 81% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Continental River North (Chicago)
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Join us pre-theater, opera and symphony -- show us your tickets and enjoy 10% off your dinner!
photo of steadfast restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Downtown / Loop
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Experience elegant dining before or after Hamilton. Just one block West of Private Bank Theatre.
photo of fulton market kitchen restaurant
86% 86% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American West Loop
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Receive 10% Off Your Check With Same Day Pre or Post Theatre Ticket Stub!
photo of kinzie chophouse restaurant
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse River North (Chicago)
Located in the River North Neighboorhood minutes away from the Theater District!

photo of tesori restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Downtown / Loop
Hurry, we only have 3 timeslots left!
located in the heart of the Theatre District & next to the Chicago Symphony Center.
photo of mercat a la planxa restaurant
84% 84% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Spanish South Loop
Show your tix to your server for a 10% discount on your food & be sure to ask about our Theater Menu
photo of broken english taco pub-lincoln park restaurant
79% 79% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Mexican Lincoln Park
$2 tacos all day Tuesday and happy hour specials Monday-Friday from 4pm to 7pm.
photo of pearl brasserie restaurant
77% 77% Recommend
$ $ $ $
French Downtown / Loop
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Encore! Receive a complimentary glass of champagne when you show us your theater or opera ticket.
photo of francesca's on chestnut restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Gold Coast / Streeterville
Join us before/after your show.We're within walking distance of Lookinglass/Broadway Playhouse.
photo of libertad restaurant
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Latin American Skokie
Enjoy a pre or post theater bite when you attend a show at The Skokie Theater.

photo of davanti enoteca - taylor street restaurant
80% 80% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Little Italy / University Village
Seconds From UIC, United Center and Provisions. This is a great place to grab a small bit with wine
photo of the ogden chicago restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American West Loop
Headed to The United Center for a concert or sporting event? Reserve now and make the show on time!
photo of townhouse chicago restaurant
78% 78% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Downtown / Loop
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Perfect for pre or post theatre dining. Located directly across the street from Private Bank Theater
photo of stock & ledger kitchen & spirits restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
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We have become experts in the art of serving the theatre patrons with the perfectly timed dinner.
photo of coco pazzo café restaurant
97% 97% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Gold Coast / Streeterville
We open at 5:00 pm to accommodate theater and symphony goers.
photo of mity nice bar & grill restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Gold Coast / Streeterville
Complimentary dessert when you show a ticket to a Broadway in Chicago show or Lookingglass Theater!
photo of chez moi restaurant
83% 83% Recommend
$ $ $ $
French Lincoln Park
Steppenwolf Theater walking distance. Show your ticket stub and receive 10% off your bill.
photo of riva crabhouse on navy pier restaurant
88% 88% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood Gold Coast / Streeterville
Don't go to the Shakespeare Theater hungry! Riva will accommodate a quick meal before seeing a show!
photo of madison tavern restaurant
81% 81% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American West Loop
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Visit Madison Tavern before the Lyric Opera! Perfect for cocktails, dinner, dessert! Great Specials!
photo of hubbard inn restaurant
83% 83% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary European River North (Chicago)
Just blocks away from the theater district we promise to get you in and out in time for your show!
photo of catch 35 - naperville restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood Naperville
Concerts, theater night, attending an event! Catch 35 offers a $35 three course pre-fixe menu
photo of drew's on halsted restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Lakeview / East Lakeview
3 Course Menu $24.99 available through Blueman group and Annoyance Theater
$5 parking
photo of the spanish square restaurant
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Spanish Lakeview / East Lakeview
less than a 1/2 mile from 7+ theatres, we cater to speedy pre-show bites & relaxed dinners post-show
photo of guildhall restaurant
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Glencoe
Before or after taking in a show with our partner’s the Writers Theater, come stop by Guildhall!
photo of francesca's on taylor restaurant
86% 86% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Little Italy / University Village
We are located within 15-20 min of the theater district and are a perfect setting pre/post theater

photo of ceres' table restaurant
80% 80% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Lakeview / East Lakeview
We are walking distance to the Timeline Theater, Briar Street Theater, and The Laugh Factory.
photo of la sorella di francesca restaurant
88% 88% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Naperville
Within Walking Distance To Wentz Concert Hall, We Are The Perfect Location For Pre/Post Show Dining!

photo of cite restaurant
76% 76% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Gold Coast / Streeterville
Join us for our early bird, 3Course Prix-Fixe Theatre Menu & you'll be in the limelight! $45 pp 5-7
photo of prosecco restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian River North (Chicago)
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Join us before 6pm Monday-Saturday & enjoy 10% off your tab! Valet park here, we'll call a cab & enjoy the show!

photo of roka akor - old orchard restaurant
97% 97% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Steakhouse Skokie
Join us before or after your favorite show for your own culinary performance priced at $75/couple.
photo of roy's - chicago restaurant
87% 87% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Seafood River North (Chicago)
Enjoy drinks, appetizers, happy hour specials, steak, seafood & sushi before or after the theater!
photo of nia restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Mediterranean West Loop
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Near Civic Opera House, Theater District, United Center & Expressway. Leave Car With Valet & Cab.
photo of francesca's at the promenade restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Bolingbrook
We're open until 9pm on weekdays and 10pm on weekends. Walking distance from I Pic Theater in mall
photo of francesca's tavola restaurant
95% 95% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Arlington Heights
Join us after your show at Metropolis for Dinner! Already ate? Join us for Coffee & Dessert!
photo of francesca's bryn mawr restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Edgewater
Enjoy Local Theater (RedTwist, CityLit, Rivendell).Show ticket to server & receive 15% off your bill
photo of sofi restaurant restaurant
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian South Loop
Three blocks from Hamilton
reserve between 5 -6 pm .... complimentary glass of prosecco!
photo of adelle's restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American Wheaton
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Close to COD McAninch, Edman Chapel & Wheaton Drama with easy parking to get you to the show on time

photo of 10pin bowling lounge restaurant
75% 75% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Contemporary American River North (Chicago)
Keep the ball rolling after a show, enjoy food, drinks and bowling at 10Pin.
photo of park grill chicago restaurant
84% 84% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American Downtown / Loop
Before the curtain rises, enjoy a 3 course ($45) pre-theater prix fixe dinner in 45 mins or less!
photo of pelago restaurant
94% 94% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Gold Coast / Streeterville
à la carte or
2 course lunch $32
3 course lunch $46
photo of copper fox gastropub restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
$ $ $ $
American River North (Chicago)
Located Blocks From The Theater District, Enjoy Dinner With Us Before Or After Catching A Show!

photo of il sogno restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Wheaton
Show your ticket for your show that your going to or just came from and receive 15% off food bill.
photo of francesca's on 95th restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Oak Lawn
Before or after the show come enjoy dinner with us!

photo of legno restaurant
100% 100% Recommend
$ $ $ $
Italian Portage Park
Theater goers, join us before or after you visit one of the historic Portage theaters.

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