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Late Night & Live Music with Lettuce

Late Night & Live Music with Lettuce

Nov 9, 2017

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!




Ramen-san at night packed with people


Whether you have late-night munchies or just looking for somewhere to grab a late dinner, we’re here to help you out.



infographic showing all of the days of the week and all of the live music every night

Nacional 27
WHEN:  Wednesdays, 7:30 PM
WHERE: 325 W Huron St
CONTACT: 312-664-2727
If you’re looking to improve upon your dance skills, or just get some skills – look no further. Join us every Wednesday evening for complimentary Latin dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. by Nacional 27’s very own dance instructor. Learn how to Salsa, Bachata, Tango y mas!
Make a reservation at Nacional 27 here.


Nacional 27
WHEN:  Friday, 11:00 PM – 2:00 AM and Saturday, 11:00 PM – 3:00 AM
WHERE: 325 W Huron St
CONTACT: 312-664-2727
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 here.


Pizzeria Via Stato
WHEN:  Monday – Thursday 11:30 AM – 11:00 PM; Friday 11:30 AM – Midnight; Saturday 10:30 AM – Midnight
WHERE: 620 N State Street
CONTACT: 312-642-8450
Nestled within Osteria Via Stato, this cozy, Roman-style pizzeria serves crispy, thin crust tavern pizzas, seasonal antipasti and selection of Italian wines and unique cocktails late into the evening.
Make a reservation at Pizzeria Via Stato here.


WHEN: Every night, 10:00 PM – Close
CONTACT: 312-377-9950
River North’s lively noodle den, Ramen-san, is open for late-night dining every day of the week and serves up its rotating Late Night Fried Rice special starting at 10 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.
Make a reservation at Ramen-san here.


WHEN: Fridays 11:00 AM – Midnight; Saturdays 3 PM – Midnight
WHERE: 325 W Huron St
CONTACT: 312-488-4917
Join us late-night for our full menu of tacos, tallboys and specialty cocktails.  Next door, the Nacional 27 dance floor opens at 11 PM with live DJs and a mix of salsa, bachata and merengue.
Make a reservation at Tallboy Taco here.


Three Dots and a Dash
WHEN: Sunday – Thursday 5:00 PM – 2:00 AM; Fridays 4:00 PM – 2:00 AM; Saturdays 4:00 PM – 3:00 AM
WHERE: 435 N Clark St
CONTACT: 312-610-4220
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 elaborae garnishes, smoke and fire.
Make a reservation at Three Dots and a Dash here.




Bub City karaoke with 3 people singing on stage


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
435 N. Clark St.
WHEN: Every Night of the Week
CONTACT: 312-610-4200
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’ center stage. Don’t miss Live Band Karaoke on Tuesdays, local country bands on Whiskey Wednesdays and energetic and entertaining performances all weekend long.
Make a reservation at Bub City here.


Bub City – Rosemont
MB Financial Park | 5441 Park Place, Rosemont
WHEN: Most Nights of the Week
CONTACT: 847-261-0399
Experience live music most nights 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 Tuesdays, local country bands on Whiskey Wednesdays and energetic and entertaining performances all weekend long.
Make a reservation at Bub City in Rosemont here.


Joe’s Live
WHERE: MB Financial Park | 5441 Park Place, Rosemont
Several Nights Per Week
CONTACT: 847-261-0392
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. Three-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: Mondays, 7:30 PM
WHERE: 150 N. Dearborn St.
CONTACT: 312-422-0150
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 MNL menu for 19.95, plus tax (gratuity not included). Discounted valet parking is available after 7 p.m.  For more information click or to make a reservation, click here.


Shaw’s Crab House
WHERE: 21 E. Hubbard, Chicago
WHEN: Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 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!
Make a reservation at Shaw’s Crab House in Chicago here.


Studio Paris
WHERE: 59 W. Hubbard St
WHEN: Wednesday – Friday from 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM; Saturdays from 9:00 PM – 3:00 AM
CONTACT: 312-377-9944
Chicago’s premiere venue for first-class nightlife, dancing and bottle service, has become one of the most sought-out hot spots and event spaces in town. Notorious for hosting the Windy City’s hottest events, including official Lollapalooza afterparties, and talents such as Chance the Rapper, Calvin Harris and Questlove. Upcoming talent at Studio Paris can be viewed here.
Reserve a table at Studio Paris here.


Sub 51
51 W. Hubbard St
WHEN:  Fridays from 11:00 PM – 2:00 AM; Saturdays from 11:00 PM – 3:00 AM
CONTACT: 312-828-0051
Located just below Hub 51 is signature bottle service lounge Sub 51, counted among the most exclusive clubs in Chicago The impeccably designed, sleek space offers high energy, late-night atmosphere amplified by hip music and is known for attracting high-profile deejays from around the country.
Reserve a table at Sub 51 here.



Mon Ami Gabi – Bethesda
WHERE: 7239 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda, MD
WHEN: Thursdays 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
CONTACT: 301-654-1234
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.

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