It’s not every day you come across a rooftop deck in the middle of the Loop, so we recommend taking it upstairs if weather permits for an after-work drink. This affordable Loop diner is stocked with a full bar and menu of munchies, hot sandwiches and breakfast served all day.
Height: 5th floor Drink of choice: Frozen margaritas If you’re eating one thing: Nachos Wait for a table: 15-20 minutes Crowd: Loopers looking to unwind and law students
327 S Plymouth Ct (312-362-1212). El: Brown, Orange, Purple (rush hrs) to Library; Red, Blue to Jackson. Bus: 1, 2, 6, 7, 10, 29, 36, 62, 126, 151. Breakfast, lunch, dinner (Mon–Sat). Average main course: $7. Open year-round, Open air starts May 7th.