Monthly Archives: December 2013

Voting is open for River North's Best THAW Awards. Here's your chance to honor

Voting is open for River North's Best THAW Awards. Here's your chance to honor
Each category has three or four nominees and the ability to write in your favorite if it's not listed. In true Chicago fashion, you're invited to vote as many times as you like (once daily) through December 30. Nominees include: River North's Best New …
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River North Massage Therapy Center

River North Massage Therapy Center Reviews

Chicago
747 N Lasalle St
Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (45 Reviews)

Review by M P.
I would just like to follow up from my initial post and extend my gratitude to Anya. She has gone above and beyond any Massage Therapist, Physical therapist…
Rating: 5

Review by stephanie c.
Alex was truly amazing! I tend to get horrible stress knots throughout my neck, shoulder, and all the way down my back. It really is quite bad. I’ve had…
Rating: 5

Review by Rits M.
This place is great for cheapie massages. And also, you are getting them from people who are actual massage students.

You have to come into the building…
Rating: 4

Amalfi Hotel Chicago

Amalfi Hotel Chicago Reviews

Chicago
20 W Kinzie St
Average Rating: 4 out of 5 (128 Reviews)

Review by Lance R.
Before you say huh? How does this get 5 stars, my 5 are based upon apple to apple ranking. Not the peninsula for a 5 star treatment but 1/3 the price.

3…
Rating: 5

Review by David N.
We looked around to compared other hotels for Chicago and the Amalfi Hotel ended up begin the top pick not only for price, amenities and location.

The…
Rating: 5

Review by Christie M.
It’s a nice boutique hotel. Service is decent but honestly a few things bugged me. Lets get it off my chest first.

It has no drive in area to valet. Yes…
Rating: 3

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile Reviews

Chicago
10 E Grand Ave
Average Rating: 4 out of 5 (55 Reviews)

Review by Sam N.
I have stayed here a few times in the past 2 years both times I got good rates from priceline at the last minute.

They get good points for having Weber…
Rating: 5

Review by Sarina W.
It was our first time in Chicago so it was really important to have a good location but of course easy on the wallets. After much extensive research, we…
Rating: 4

Review by Mel P.
Great location and good value. Was overall happy with the room which was clean and had lovely views of Chicago. Concierge staff were very accommodating and…
Rating: 4

What Was Chicago's Best Dining Neighborhood in 2013?

What Was Chicago's Best Dining Neighborhood in 2013?
Amy Cavanaugh, Time Out Chicago: River North's dining scene took a big step forward. Three Dots and a Dash and Berkshire Room joined Sable to seriously up the neighborhood's cocktail cred, while Tanta, Sumi Robata Bar, Beatrix, Dillman's and Eataly all …
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Bow Truss Coffee Roasters River North

Bow Truss Coffee Roasters River North Reviews

Chicago
406 N Wells St
Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (31 Reviews)

Review by David G.
Definitely one of the more interesting coffee shops and in this neighborhood. This reminds me of Intellegentsia before it became overcrowded. Hipsterness…
Rating: 4

Review by Adam M.
This is the perfect little coffee shop… well almost perfect, they should get wifi then they would be perfect.

Great selection of amazing brews and my…
Rating: 5

Review by Alexandra K.
Tucked away under the Merchandise Mart “L” stop you will find the cutest cafĂ©. Not a place to come with your computer (as there is no wi-fi), this is your…
Rating: 4

Hotel Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Hotel Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel Reviews

Chicago
505 N State St
Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (180 Reviews)

Review by Elaine H.
The service at this hotel is excellent. I was there on business and needed Sharpie markers. Within 2 minutes someone was at my door with 2 of them….
Rating: 5

Review by Diana K.
Disclaimer- This is just about the event planning.

My wedding was here in June 2013 and I would call it a success. I looked at probably 10-15 other places…
Rating: 5

Review by Kelly J.
I love me a Kimpton Hotel! The Palomar is so completely lovely and I will come back when I return to this fabulous city.

We were upgraded upon check in…
Rating: 5

Bikram Yoga River North

Bikram Yoga River North Reviews

Chicago
1 E Erie St
Average Rating: 3.5 out of 5 (108 Reviews)

Review by Jen R.
Yup, talk about chestnuts roasting on an open fire.

Although I’m still not sure it’s for me, I’m glad I popped my bikram cherry here. I took a class on a…
Rating: 5

Review by Ilissa G.
Went again last weekend, and have another class scheduled for tomorrow, which I cannot wait to go to. Last weekend, Stan was my instructor, and he was…
Rating: 5

Review by Alicia Y.
I have tried a few different bikhram/hot yoga studios Chicago, so far I really like this one. Bikhram is such an amazing workout and love how I feel after….
Rating: 4

North River Dance Chicago Presented by the Appalachian State Performing Arts

North River Dance Chicago Presented by the Appalachian State Performing Arts
Celebrated for creating vital connections between dancer and audience as well as presenting gutsy and entertaining repertoire, River North Dance Chicago presents dynamic works that combine athletic prowess and artistic perspective with bold, theatrical …
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