PPM's Top 5 Chicago Waterfront Spots

Summer time in Chicago brings many exceptional and exciting things to do and see throughout the city. From our amazing museums, to our spectacular theater shows and some of the most amazing beaches in the Midwest, it’s no wonder Chicago is the perfect destination. Not only that, but it’s one of the best cities to live in, neighborhoods ranging the Gold Coast, Lincoln Park and Lakeview you’re sure to find the right spot for you. If you’re a new or returning Chicagoan, PPM has you covered with some of the best buildings in some of the best neighborhoods Chicago has to offer.

What else makes Chicago a prime location is its spectacular dinning and nightlife. From dinner at Chicago’s Chop House to drinks at the Witt’s ROOF bar, there are loads of places to choose from. Yet what makes Chicago so unique is that we have some of the best River Waterfront spots to eat and drink. Here at PPM we broke down our top 5 places to grab a bite or a drink along the Chicago River and Lake Michigan.


A staple of Chicago beach front places to party, relax, and eat in the summer months. http://www.castawayschicago.com/chicago-event-schedule.html

North Pond

A fantastic dinning experience in the heart of Lincoln Park just steps from many PPM buildings. http://www.northpondrestaurant.com/


Situated on the Chicago River, you will not only enjoy the view but also the Sushi. japonaismorimoto.com/chicago/  

The Dock at Montrose Beach

Enjoy tunes and beer in one of Lakeview’s best beach front bars. http://www.thedockatmontrosebeach.com/

Smith and Wollensky

Chicago’s top riverside restaurants in the heart of River North. https://plus.google.com/+SmithWollenskyChicago/about?gl=us&hl=en

So if you’re looking for a casual day at the beach or a nice night out and want the summer water breeze, then you definitely have to check out our top 5 waterfront spots in Chicago!