Late Night Eats & Live Music with Lettuce
Night owls rejoice – select Lettuce restaurants and nightclubs offer everything from late-night food specials and tango lessons to live music performances and award-winning DJ’s throughout the week!
LATE NIGHT EATS
Whether you have late-night munchies or just looking for somewhere to grab a late dinner, we’re here to help you out.
WHEN: Monday – Thursday 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM; Friday 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM or later; Saturday 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM or later; Sunday 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Our fun American menu has something for everyone (yes – really, everyone), which is also served late night. Enjoy Hub 51’s signature Pulled Chicken Nachos, a variety of sushi, burgers, salads and more while washing it down with beers on draft, special cocktails and wine.
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WHEN: Friday 11:00 PM – 2:00 AM; Saturday 11:00 PM – 3:00 AM
Featuring Latin beats, hot DJs and a dance floor pumping with salsa, bachata and merengue, Nacional 27’s Club Vida opens its dance floor every Friday and Saturday evening at 11:00 PM. Ladies enjoy complimentary cover on Fridays.
Make a reservation at Nacional 27
WHEN: Monday – Thursday 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM; Friday 11:00 AM – 11:30 PM; Saturday 10:00 AM – 11:30 PM; Sunday 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Pizzeria Portofino is open late on the Chicago riverfront. Whether in the dining room or outside on the patio, opt for late-night eats including vegetable antipasti, hand-stretched pizzas, artisanal pastas and refreshing spritzes.
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Pizzeria Via Stato
WHEN: Sun – Thurs: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM; Fri – Sat: 11:30 AM – 11:00 PM
Nestled within Osteria Via Stato, this cozy, Roman-style pizzeria serves
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Ramen-San – River North & Fulton Market
WHEN: Every night; 10:00 PM – close
CONTACT: River North: 312-377-9950 | Fulton Market: 773-645-0085
Ramen-San in River North and Fulton Market are open for late-night dining every day of the week and serves up rotating the Late Night Fried Rice special starting at 10:00 PM. Flavor combos are ever-changing — one night it might be Smoked Brisket with Enoki Mushrooms & Sweet Peas, the next night it could be Chashu Pork with Kimchi & Bean Sprouts or King Crab & Buttered Corn. Pair it with blast-chilled Asahi or a sake bomb to top off your night.
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Make a reservation at Ramen-San Whisky Bar Fulton Market
WHEN: Tuesday – Saturday; 9:00 PM – close
Check out Sushi-San’s nightly multi-course OmaKAZE experience where Master Sushi Chef Kaze Chan guides you through the intricacies and delicacies of sashimi, nigiri and edomae sushi in the true spirit of omakase, which means “I leave it up to you”. Experience the ultimate display of approachable luxury, tasting rarities and some of the world’s best ingredients. Seatings are limited to four seats directly in front of the sushi master and are available every Tuesday – Saturday night at 9:00 PM and 11:00 PM; these seatings feature 6 courses. Wine and sake pairings are also available.
Make a reservation at Sushi-San
WHEN: Friday 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM; Saturday 10:30 AM – 12:00 AM
Join us late-night for our full menu of tacos, tallboys and specialty cocktails. Next door, the Nacional 27 dance floor opens at 11:00 PM with live DJs and a mix of salsa, bachata and merengue.
Make a reservation at Tallboy Taco
Three Dots and a Dash
WHEN: Sunday – Friday 4:00 PM – 2:00 AM; Saturday 2:00 PM – 3:00 AM
With a secret alleyway entrance, Three Dots and a Dash is an award-winning speakeasy-style take on a traditional tiki bar. Open into the wee hours, guests can sip on a range of tiki-inspired cocktails from the menu that boasts nearly two dozen classics, modern and original tiki cocktails in whimsical ceramic mugs brimming with elaborate garnishes, smoke and fire. Pro tip: check out The Bamboo Room, tucked just inside Three Dots and a Dash, for a guided rum experience.
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Stella Barra Pizzeria & Wine Bar – Santa Monica
WHEN: Monday–Thursday 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM AND Friday 9:00 PM – 12:00 PM
Satisfy your nocturnal cravings at Stella Barra’s late-night Happy Hour! Sip on $4 Beers, $5 wines by the glass, and $6 well drinks. Plus, a mouthwatering bar bites menu topped off by our hand-rolled, Thin Sin Pizzas. Dine-in only.
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Strap on your dancing shoes and hit the town for a live show! From Country and Jazz to Tony-award winning performances, our restaurants are stacked with musical talent to keep you dancing any night of the week.
Bub City – River North
WHEN: Every night of the week
Experience live music every day of the week at Bub City (an ACM-nominated venue), who plays host to some of country music’s greatest emerging talent on their 16-foot center stage. Don’t miss Live Band Karaoke on Tuesday nights, local country bands on Whiskey Wednesdays and energetic and entertaining performances all weekend long.
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Bub City – Rosemont
WHEN: Most nights of the week
Experience live music most days of the week at Bub City (an ACM-nominated venue), who plays host to some of country music’s greatest emerging talent on their center stage. Don’t miss Live Band Karaoke on Tuesday nights, local country bands on Whiskey Wednesdays and energetic and entertaining performances all weekend long.
Make a reservation at Bub City in Rosemont
WHEN: Most nights of the week
Experience live music several nights of the week on the Joe’s Live 42-foot long stage, complete with state-of-the-art sound and lighting professional production technicians. Four-time ACM Promoter of the Year and Joe’s Live partner, Ed Warm, is responsible for booking all the musical talent which has included big names like Kip Moore, Cole Swindell and Old Dominion as well as local favorites including Sixteen Candles and Boy Band Night.
WHEN: Monday; 7:30 PM
Since 1997, hosts Denise McGowan and Beckie Menzie have been hosting an open format, open mic night at Petterino’s, called Monday Night Live. From talented amateurs to Tony award-winning Broadway stars, you never know who will be appearing from week to week. Guests can partake of the extensive dinner menu, or there is a pre-fixe, three-course menu for $19.95, plus tax (gratuity not included). Discounted valet parking is available after 7:00 PM.
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Shaw’s Crab House – Chicago
WHEN: Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday; 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Shaw’s features some of the best jazz and blues bands in River North and, best of all, the performances are cover-free! Enjoy a beverage, a bite, and the great sounds of some local musicians in the Oyster Bar three nights a week!
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Mon Ami Gabi – Bethesda
WHEN: Thursday; 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Whether it’s date night or an evening out with friends, Mon Ami Gabi’s Live Jazz Nights are the perfect way to add some pizzazz to your Thursday. Sit back and take in music, courtesy of the Greg Harrison Trio from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM while indulging in your menu favorites and sipping on fine French wines.
Make a reservation at Mon Ami Gabi – Bethesda