Beatnik On The River Restaurant Chicago

NMS Restaurant

Beatnik On The River – Chicago’s Exotic Mediterranean Escape

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐✮ (4.2) Price Range: ₹₹₹ (Moderate)

Overview: Indulge your senses in a unique culinary experience at Beatnik On The River, a Mediterranean restaurant located at 180 N Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere, characterized by creative global eats and tropical cocktails, all served in a funky-ornate setting with picturesque riverfront seats.

Service Options:

  • Outdoor Seating
  • Vegan Dishes
  • Wi-Fi


  • Phone: +1 312-526-3345
  • Website:
  • Reservations:


  • Closed ⋅ Opens at 11 am
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day might affect these hours


  • Next Event: Sounds & Supper Galentines Dinner on Sat, 10 Feb at 7:30 pm

Customer Reviews:

  • Dragana Trifkovic: “Amazing food, vibes, decor, drinks, and service.”
  • Sugandha Garg: “We ordered one dish but were served another higher-priced menu item.”
  • Orianna Snook: “Thoroughly enjoyed the small plates steak kabob and brussels sprouts.”

About Us: Beatnik On The River is an exotic neighborhood escape that offers Mediterranean cuisine, tropical cocktails, global music, and sports in Chicago’s Loop. Named after the bohemian freethinkers of the 1950s and ’60s, Beatnik channels the beatnik generation’s style, aspiration, and rebellion to create an exotic escape with maximalist interiors, lush gardens, ingredient-led cocktails, and authentic Mediterranean cuisine. Executive Chef Marcos Campos takes guests on a culinary journey through the Middle East, featuring flavors from Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, and Northern Syria while incorporating locally-sourced ingredients from Midwest farms.

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Other Popular Nearby Venues:

  • Aba (Mediterranean)
  • Beatnik West Town (Restaurant)
  • The Purple Pig Restaurant (Mediterranean)
  • avec Restaurant (Mediterranean)
  • Avli River North (Greek)

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Escape the ordinary, embrace the exotic at Beatnik On The River – Where Bohemian Chic Meets Culinary Delight.

Beatnik On The River Restaurant Chicago

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