Chicago Hotel Bars Overview

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In a city that’s dominated by skyscrapers, there are bound to be a number of great hotel bars in Chicago with swanky clienteles and spectacular views.

Most of Chicago’s hotel bars have a few things in common. They’re usually upscale affairs where it’s easy to have a conversation. The patrons are typically from all over the world so there are always interesting people to talk to. And the bars make for great dating destinations.

theWit Hotel is a trendy boutique spot right in the heart of The Loop and features two stellar hotel bars. Phoenix Lounge is situated in the theWit’s mezzanine and offers a sleek atmosphere for well-to-do hotel guests and local business types. ROOF on theWit is set atop the 27th floor where a see-and-be-seen crowd mixes and mingles over classic cocktails and sharable plates.

Another slick spot is Le Bar tucked inside the Sofitel Hotel in the Gold Coast. Le Bar is known for their absinthe infused drinks and upscale French bites.

With a range of options like the rock chic Angels & Kings in the Hard Rock Hotel or hipster hotspot Longman & Eagle with its own six guest rooms upstairs, Chicago offers different hotel bars for all different types. So no matter where you are in the city, or if you’re looking to visit from out of town, there are plenty of hotel bars waiting for you.

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