Best coos in Chicago

Check out the top coos in Chicago, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Shedd Aquarium
1. Shedd Aquarium
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40 local reviews
1200 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-939-2438
AquariumPoint of interestEstablishment
Tara
Don't wait in a long line with crying kids...check out JAZZIN AT THE SHED if you are in town on a Wednesday ni…
Gillian
Nice variety of exhibits and cool sea stuff from all over the world!
Val
The Shedd is a wonderful aquarium in a beautiful old building. Enjoy the architecture and the wildlife all at …
1. Shedd Aquarium
1. Shedd Aquarium
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40 local reviews
1200 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-939-2438
Tara
Tara
Don't wait in a long line with crying kids...check out JAZZIN AT THE SHED if you are in town on a Wednesday night in the summer. Tickets ar…
Gillian
Gillian
Nice variety of exhibits and cool sea stuff from all over the world!
Val
Val
The Shedd is a wonderful aquarium in a beautiful old building. Enjoy the architecture and the wildlife all at once. They have dolphin & whal…
2. Big Star
2. Big Star
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113 local reviews
1531 North Damen Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-235-4039
BarRestaurantFood
Rachel
Great tacos, cool spot - used to be an old car repair garage
Jon
Cool scene, strong drinks, cheap tacos.
Robert
BIG STAR is a whiskey, tequila, cocktail, and beer-focused venue with an eclectic menu inspired by Mexican str…
2. Big Star
2. Big Star
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113 local reviews
1531 North Damen Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-235-4039
Rachel
Rachel
Great tacos, cool spot - used to be an old car repair garage
Jon
Jon
Cool scene, strong drinks, cheap tacos.
Robert
Robert
BIG STAR is a whiskey, tequila, cocktail, and beer-focused venue with an eclectic menu inspired by Mexican street food in a space reminiscen…
3. Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago
3. Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago
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26 local reviews
220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-280-2660
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Diane
The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago is a contemporary art museum near Water Tower Place in downtown Chicago…
Ruben
The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago is a contemporary art museum near Water Tower Place in downtown Chicago…
Moudi
Contemporary art!
3. Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago
3. Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago
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26 local reviews
220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-280-2660
Diane
Diane
The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago is a contemporary art museum near Water Tower Place in downtown Chicago in Cook County, Illinois, Uni…
Ruben
Ruben
The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago is a contemporary art museum near Water Tower Place in downtown Chicago in Cook County, Illinois, Uni…
Moudi
Moudi
Contemporary art!
4. Feed
4. Feed
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14 local reviews
2803 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-489-4600
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Glenda
Southern cooking at its best, simple, cheap, very tasty, and great outdoor patio that is never too crowded
Kate
Good home cooking type place, southern soul food, veggie options, BBQ, cute chicken décor, close by. Have the …
Michael and Veronica
Southern style cookin'. Fresh eggs from the chickens out back. Walk about 20 minutes west or wait for the bus …
4. Feed
4. Feed
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14 local reviews
2803 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-489-4600
Glenda
Glenda
Southern cooking at its best, simple, cheap, very tasty, and great outdoor patio that is never too crowded
Kate
Kate
Good home cooking type place, southern soul food, veggie options, BBQ, cute chicken décor, close by. Have the berry pie! Love the crawdad ca…
Michael and Veronica
Michael and Veronica
Southern style cookin'. Fresh eggs from the chickens out back. Walk about 20 minutes west or wait for the bus on Chicago avenue to take you …
5. Farmers Pride Produce
5. Farmers Pride Produce
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6 local reviews
756 North Western Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-227-1333
Meal takeawayGrocery or supermarketRestaurant
Michael and Veronica
No lines, no waiting. They carry local produce and deli/baked goods, even have a walk-in beer cooler with a gr…
Tamara
Grocery with butcher shop, produce, great wine and craft beer assortment, and for the gourmet cook - all kinds…
Francesca
Small but has it all - even butcher. Great produce prices, and homemade Greek foods.
5. Farmers Pride Produce
5. Farmers Pride Produce
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6 local reviews
756 North Western Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-227-1333
Michael and Veronica
Michael and Veronica
No lines, no waiting. They carry local produce and deli/baked goods, even have a walk-in beer cooler with a great selection of microbrews
Tamara
Tamara
Grocery with butcher shop, produce, great wine and craft beer assortment, and for the gourmet cook - all kinds of special spices.
Francesca
Francesca
Small but has it all - even butcher. Great produce prices, and homemade Greek foods.
6. Margie's Candies
6. Margie's Candies
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25 local reviews
1960 North Western Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
(773) 384-1035
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Jeff
Margie’s Candies (1960 N Western) Iconic 1920s ice cream parlor & candy counter in a cozy space with nostalgic…
Joy
Do you like ice-cream? Do you like diner style seating? Do you like going to places the Beatles once visited? …
Irena & Martin
Best coffee ice cream in the world!
6. Margie's Candies
6. Margie's Candies
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25 local reviews
1960 North Western Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
(773) 384-1035
Jeff
Jeff
Margie’s Candies (1960 N Western) Iconic 1920s ice cream parlor & candy counter in a cozy space with nostalgic, time warp decor. Really goo…
Joy
Joy
Do you like ice-cream? Do you like diner style seating? Do you like going to places the Beatles once visited? Margie's gotcha back, yo! We …
Irena & Martin
Irena & Martin
Best coffee ice cream in the world!
7. Sweet Mandy B's
7. Sweet Mandy B's
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6 local reviews
1208 West Webster Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
(773) 244-1174
BakeryFoodStore
David
Cup Cakes, cookies and pies
Steve
Welcoming bakeshop for old-fashioned treats from cupcakes & pies to cookies, plus breakfast bites.
Max
Bakery with delicious cupcakes, pies, cookies, and other desserts.
7. Sweet Mandy B's
7. Sweet Mandy B's
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6 local reviews
1208 West Webster Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
(773) 244-1174
David
David
Cup Cakes, cookies and pies
Steve
Steve
Welcoming bakeshop for old-fashioned treats from cupcakes & pies to cookies, plus breakfast bites.
Max
Max
Bakery with delicious cupcakes, pies, cookies, and other desserts.
8. Alliance Bakery
8. Alliance Bakery
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11 local reviews
1736 West Division Street, Chicago
Closed now
(773) 278-0366
BakeryFoodStore
Juliet
It's an old school local favorite! Chance the Rapper got his birthday cake from here, and they may still make …
Brittany
Bakery and café. Cakes, french pastries and cookies.
Meredith & Christophe
Bakery: Coffee and sweet treats
8. Alliance Bakery
8. Alliance Bakery
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11 local reviews
1736 West Division Street, Chicago
Closed now
(773) 278-0366
Juliet
Juliet
It's an old school local favorite! Chance the Rapper got his birthday cake from here, and they may still make Chance the Rapper cookies to s…
Brittany
Brittany
Bakery and café. Cakes, french pastries and cookies.
Meredith & Christophe
Meredith & Christophe
Bakery: Coffee and sweet treats
9. Club Lucky
9. Club Lucky
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11 local reviews
1824 W Wabansia Ave, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-227-2300
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Whit
Old-school Italian cooking & martinis in a mid-century-themed supper-club setting with a lounge.
Tim
Old-school Italian cooking & martinis in a mid-century-themed supper-club setting with a lounge.
Bianca
Neighborhood Italian restaurant that has been in the 'hood for decades. Great food and good martinis too.
9. Club Lucky
9. Club Lucky
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11 local reviews
1824 W Wabansia Ave, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-227-2300
Whit
Whit
Old-school Italian cooking & martinis in a mid-century-themed supper-club setting with a lounge.
Tim
Tim
Old-school Italian cooking & martinis in a mid-century-themed supper-club setting with a lounge.
Bianca
Bianca
Neighborhood Italian restaurant that has been in the 'hood for decades. Great food and good martinis too.
10. Revolution Brewing
10. Revolution Brewing
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74 local reviews
2323 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-227-2739
BarRestaurantFood
Jillian
Popular Gastropub and Brewery, they make good beer, it's a cool space and a good place to eat too.
Jeff
Locally famous brewpub. If it's too crowded keep walking and there are other cool bars nearby.
Robert
Chicago's new hometown craft brewery - Where you can try creative dishes like bacon-fat popcorn and session …
10. Revolution Brewing
10. Revolution Brewing
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74 local reviews
2323 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-227-2739
Jillian
Jillian
Popular Gastropub and Brewery, they make good beer, it's a cool space and a good place to eat too.
Jeff
Jeff
Locally famous brewpub. If it's too crowded keep walking and there are other cool bars nearby.
Robert
Robert
Chicago's new hometown craft brewery - Where you can try creative dishes like bacon-fat popcorn and session beers like Workingman Mild, ho…
11. Longman & Eagle
11. Longman & Eagle
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80 local reviews
2657 North Kedzie Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-276-7110
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Danielle
Longman and Eagle is an awesome boutique hotel, food and bar in the heart of Logan Square. Known for its impe…
Vanessa & Charlie
One neighborhood over. Cool bar/restaurant in Logan Square -- fantastic food and brunch
Meighan
One of the best restaurants in Chicago. Make it a point to eat here. This is a whiskey place, so try a special…
11. Longman & Eagle
11. Longman & Eagle
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80 local reviews
2657 North Kedzie Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-276-7110
Danielle
Danielle
Longman and Eagle is an awesome boutique hotel, food and bar in the heart of Logan Square. Known for its impeccable style, you will feel li…
Vanessa & Charlie
Vanessa & Charlie
One neighborhood over. Cool bar/restaurant in Logan Square -- fantastic food and brunch
Meighan
Meighan
One of the best restaurants in Chicago. Make it a point to eat here. This is a whiskey place, so try a specialty cocktail. Nice outdoor seat…
12. Dill Pickle Food Co-op
12. Dill Pickle Food Co-op
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18 local reviews
3039 West Fullerton Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-252-2667
Grocery or supermarketHealthFood
Adam
Cooperative grocery store. A bit pricey but you can find all fresh local fruits and veggies, gluten free items…
Jocelyn
Local food co-op that we are members-owners of. Lots of local, fresh, organic, healthy, delicious food! Run by…
Scott
This is our local food coop. It's not near to the house. It doesn't require membership to shop there.
12. Dill Pickle Food Co-op
12. Dill Pickle Food Co-op
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18 local reviews
3039 West Fullerton Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-252-2667
Adam
Adam
Cooperative grocery store. A bit pricey but you can find all fresh local fruits and veggies, gluten free items, organic foods, etc.
Jocelyn
Jocelyn
Local food co-op that we are members-owners of. Lots of local, fresh, organic, healthy, delicious food! Run by cool people. :)
Scott
Scott
This is our local food coop. It's not near to the house. It doesn't require membership to shop there.