This mainstream jazz haven runs regular, low-key residencies with some of Chicago’s most respected scene elders, Ernest Dawkins and Mike Smith among them. It’s a comfortable, intimate space; on top of the music, this River North restaurant boasts a respectable menu that tempts jazzheads to make an evening of it.
11 E Hubbard St
|Cross street:||between State St and Wabash Ave|
|Transport:||Subway stop: Grand Subway lines: Red to Grand Bus info: 29 State, 36 Broadway, 65 Grand|
|Price:||Average main course: $18|