Category Archives: Drinks

How throw a Friendsgiving to Remember

Sometimes Chicago can feel like the biggest city, and we here at Aqua at Lakeshore East understand that. We know that people move to Chicago for the experience, the lights, and the fun. But we also know that many people who have moved here, have another city they would like to spend the holidays at.…

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3 Things to Know About The World’s Largest Starbucks in Chicago

If you are a coffee lover living in the River North district of Chicago, Illinois, today is your lucky day. Opening today, November 15th, 2019 is the largest Starbucks store in the world. Sitting at the corner of North Michigan Avenue and East Erie Street, this previously a Crate and Barrel store, is a 35,000…

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Must Try Fall Menu Favorites

It’s about that time here in Chicago… the temperatures begin to drop as the layers of sweaters and scarves start to build up. Not only does the weather change, but so do our appetites! The summer revolves around cold beverages and light, refreshing meals and recipes. But now, Fall is here; and that means we're…

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The Best Steakhouses in Downtown Chicago

When it comes to steak, Chicago has no equal. There are more than twenty steakhouses in downtown Chicago alone, all featuring choice or prime beef that’s prepared perfectly. With so many choices, how do you know where to find the best steakhouses? We’ve narrowed it down and found four of the best places for steak…

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The Best Wine Bars in the Loop

The Chicago Loop is renowned for its world class selection of restaurants. With waterfront dining, sweeping park views, and internationally renowned chefs, the dining scene in the Loop has never been better. With great food comes great wine, and some of the best opportunities to sample first class vino are here in the Loop. Pull…

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The Best Coffee Spots Around Lakeshore East

Let's face it. It's hard to get through the day without a cup of joe. It's even hard to finish this sentence without a caffeine break. Here are the best coffee destinations around Lakeshore East. Drunken Bean This coffee and wine bar offers different atmospheres depending on the time of day. In the morning, The Drunken…

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The Best Rooftop Bars Near Lakeshore East

As the days begin to warm up, it's time to begin an ancient springtime ritual: the search for rooftop bars. Soon, the days will stretch longer and as everyone knows, the best way to spend a warm evening is with a good cocktail, good friends, and a great view. Look no further than these sky-high watering…

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