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818 Lake St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 796-0818
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A unique coworking space in downtown Evanston for those looking for collaboration and authentic connections. Contact us to try out this flexible space with open/private offices, conference rooms. Event space available....
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64 Green Bay Rd.
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 441-3100
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A lively and casual French Bistro makes this the perfect venue for any kind of private or semi-private gathering. It is available for lunch or dinner and can accommodate up to fifty guests. The space features an eight-foot screen with HDMI hook...
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2855 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 480-7500
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Overlooking a gently flowing, tree-lined river with scenic views in every season, this award-winning restaurant offers American fare with an eclectic flair. The comfortable yet sophisticated atmosphere is accented with beautiful decor, distincti...
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1900 Old Willow Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(224) 326-2061
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North Shore's top choice when planning impactful interaction. The 96,000 square foot Sports and Events Center combines state-of-the-art indoor fields, courts and adaptable meeting space with experienced coaches and planners to deliver a wide ran...
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566 Chestnut St.
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 446-9300
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Enjoy traditional Greek favorites such as egg-lemon soup, house-made lamb and beef Gyros, and perfectly grilled octopus or try an out-of-the-ordinary regional dish such as giant white beans from Northern Greece marinated with garlic, herbs and c...
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525 Dempster St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 328-6875
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For over 30 years, guests have enjoyed the innovative vegetarian food at this premier certified green restaurant. Curried chopped salad, black bean ginger tofu, and the ever popular macrobiotic plate exemplify their dedication to offering beauti...
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393 S. Milwaukee Ave.
Wheeling, IL 60090
(847) 520-3633
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All of the essentials for private parties, corporate events, and group dining are available to host your next special occasion. Bob Chinn's has specialized in serving some of the freshest seafood from around the globe including Alaska, Hawaii an...
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800 Shermer Rd.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 657-3200
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Host your next event in this picturesque country club with a scrumptious menu prepared to your specifications. Perfect for all kinds of events including wedding receptions, anniversary celebrations, fundraising cocktail parties, business meetin...
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626 Church St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 864-1679
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The private party room is a warm and welcoming spot for gatherings of any kind – rehearsal dinners, business meetings, bridal or baby showers, recruiting events, birthday parties, cocktail parties – anything! The Snug comfortably sea...
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1000 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Wheeling, IL 60090
(847) 465-2300
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Just as beautiful inside as it is outside, Chevy Chase Country Club has three indoor venues that meet a wide range corporate event preferences. Enter through the beautiful grand foyer and guests can be treated to a drink at the vintage horseshoe...
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1000 Lake Cook Rd.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 835-5440
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Event sites are nestled amid 385 acres of enchanting gardens, peaceful lakes and native woodlands - a spectacular site for your special event. Indoors and out, you'll find a host of settings to choose from—all featuring wonderful vistas availab...
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583 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Wheeling, IL 60090
(847) 215-1200
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Private event spaces are each designed to welcome guests with the warmth and elegance of the wine world. The stunning surroundings and memorable menu offerings are only enhanced by the signature style of hospitality: anticipatory, knowledgeable,...
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922 Davis St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 563-7264
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Local art gallery is open to visitors 9am-5pm Monday-Friday, displaying work by over 50 artists, most artwork for sale by the artist. Also provides a workplace and meeting space for drop-in visitors at an hourly rate....
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529 Davis St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 570-4400
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Located in the heart of vibrant downtown Evanston, this newly restored event space takes you beyond your wildest dreams. From the timeless décor to the sophisticated culinary approach, no detail is overlooked. Boasting over 6,000 sq. ft. of even...
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1800 Tower Rd.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 998-1100
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One of Glenview's most loved Irish pubs with seating capacity for up to 200 people and two fireplaces, two semi-private rooms, and one private whiskey room in addition to the main dining room. A great location for weddings, bridal showers, corpo...
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241 S. Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL 60090
(847) 808-8200
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Offering a variety of packages suitable for different events, you can start with a package and add a la carte items to customize your menu. Two private party rooms are available. The main level party room accommodates up to 45 guests. The lower...
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Northbrook Court, Lake Cook Rd., and Northbrook Court Dr.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 498-4321
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Di Pescara features seafood, fresh made Italian and global specialties, and steaks served in a warm, contemporary setting. Whether hosting a business luncheon for 4, a shower for 30, or a rehearsal dinner for 120, our private dining rooms are id...
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1717 Central St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 475-5300
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Located on Evanston’s Central Street, the Evanston Art Center features contemporary design and amenities to host meetings and events of all sizes, including wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, bar/bat mitzvahs, corporate and community events ...
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703 Church St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 492-9700
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A Midwestern craft tavern specializing in local food and drink. All burgers, condiments and sodas are made from scratch. More than 28 craft beers on tap ensure you will find something special. Also serving Michigan wines on tap. Over 85% of the...
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750 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 733-1911
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Whether it’s an office party, a quarterly meeting, a wedding, a rehearsal dinner, or a surprise birthday gathering, you and your guests are going to love your time at Firehouse. Our dedicated second floor will be all yours and is ready with fo...
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1300 Techny Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 897-5034
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Visit the facility where an entire family can go to exercise, socialize, play tennis, dine, or simply relax. There are eight indoor and eight outdoor tennis courts, full fitness center, group fitness classes, cafe, salon and spa. Swim in the out...
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1631 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 868-8945
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Found, “Where Jackie O’ meets the Beatles” boasts a local, shared plate menu owned by Amy Morton and cheffed by Bradford Phillips. The flexitarian menu is ever-evolving in a warm, groovy space meant to be savored. Reservations are accepted and ...
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1145 Church St.
Northbrook , IL 60062
(847) 559-0260
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Located in downtown Northbrook is the perfect place to host your meeting or special occasion of any kind. The philosophy of good, simple cooking, served in a casually sophisticated dining atmosphere with warm, dim, lighting and excellent service...
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64 Green Bay Rd.
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 562-6105
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The intimate dining room is simple elegance with a modern edge and perfect for your next event. We can accommodate up to 20 guests and have an eight-foot screen with HDMI. The 12-course menu created by Chef Michael Lachowicz transports guests t...
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999 Green Bay Rd.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 835-3030
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During the day, enjoy the shade in one of Glencoe Beach’s five sun shelters. Each shelter includes picnic tables that can accommodate 12 to 24 people comfortably. At night, the trellis area south of the Adda and Paul Safran beach house, is avail...
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711 Howard St.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 868-8226
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Fusing mouth-watering tastes of Caribbean food with exciting new tropical cocktails and craft beer. House specialties include Jerk Chicken, Oxtail, Brown Stew Chicken, Curry Goat and Jerk Pork. Tropical cocktails, imported Jamaican beverages, fr...
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1868 Prairie Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 724-1390
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For over 100 years, Grandpa's Place has been offering cold beer and cocktails in a comfortable neighborhood pub. From engagement parties, rehearsal dinners and birthdays to work events, graduations and luncheons, Grandpa's offers the perfect spa...
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1421 Milwaukee Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
847-298-0095
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Located at The Grove, a 145 acre nature preserve and National Historic Landmark, The Redfield Estate offers a unique and charming location for events, weddings, corporate parties and business retreats. Enjoy private use of the historic house, gr...
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694 Vernon Ave.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 835-8100
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The elegant semi-private dining room accommodates up to 34 seated guests and presents a beautiful setting for occasions such as a birthday party, wedding rehearsal dinner, a baby shower, business meeting or holiday luncheon. The unique “pub room...
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1834 Glenview Rd.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 729-5444
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Since 1985, Gusto restaurant has provided customers in the heart of Chicago's North Shore community with excellent Mediterranean cuisine, outstanding service, and unsurpassed hospitality. Enjoying a loyal customer following and numerous communit...
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1560 Oak Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
(224) 714-5600
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This new and stunning building offers great flexibility in planning your event as the building boasts five unique rooms. The Wisteria Room is the largest space, and is crowned with a masterpiece stained glass dome and Tiffany landscape windows. ...
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8125 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077
(773) 404-7033
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Located in Downtown Skokie, Ignite Gaming Lounge is the place to be to enjoy modern gaming with family and friends! Now featuring a 7,500 square foot event space, perfect for Bar Mitzvahs, corporate events, gaming tournaments and much more....
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9525 N. Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 673-9700
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From business meetings to family gatherings, an event at Jameson’s is always unforgettable. Jameson’s knowledgeable Group Sales Managers are available to assist you with every detail of your private dining experience. Whether you’re planning an ...
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300 Revere Dr.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(224) 406-9200
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Bernard Weinger JCC features a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces for meetings, parties, corporate outings and celebrations (to 500 people). We offer customizable floor plans, experienced event specialists and coordinators to meet your needs....
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1740 Milwaukee Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 699-9999
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Well known for spectacular wood-roasted chicken, rotisserie-roasted pork, baby back ribs and real mashed potatoes. Johnny's spacious bar offers a full wine list, a wide selection of beers on tap and an extensive martini list. An ideal spot for s...
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2424 Dempster St.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 674-3830
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Experience the taste of appetizing Afghan dishes that have existed in Afghanistan’s history for thousands of years. Enjoy the comfortable and sophisticated atmosphere accented by exquisite décor. The menu consists of grilled kabobs including bee...
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624 Davis St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 866-6969
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Located in the heart of Evanston's charming restaurant row, Koi offers a unique dining experience, authentic Chinese cuisine and a fresh selection of sushi. Whether you are hosting a sushi night with the girls, a corporate dinner, a family gathe...
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2400 Chestnut Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 965-4094
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Located in Park Center and overlooking the picturesque vistas of Lake Glenview, the Lakeview Room is an exceptional site for a wide array of special celebrations – weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, graduation parties, family reunions and...
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1856 Sheridan Rd.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 475-1856
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Dedicated in 1930 as a memorial to Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity’s deceased war veterans, the temple features a gothic style chapel with Tiffany stained glass windows and frescos. The building, which hosts weddings and church services, also con...
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4999 Old Orchard Ctr.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 933-9555
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Maggiano’s banquet halls are more than just venues—they’re an event management experience. The elegant banquet facilities can accommodate any type of function, big or small. Maggiano's prides itself on their experienced Private Dining Managers t...
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461 Waukegan Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272-9490
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Founded in 1985, this famed, family owned Jewish-American deli, restaurant, and bakery serves up such classics as corned beef hash, fried matzo, gefilte fish, herring-creamed, chopped or in wine sauce and of course a wide assortment of bagels. M...
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1127 Depot St.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 904-2368
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A hidden gem east of the train station in downtown Glenview, this neighborhood casual pizzeria has a cheerful, welcoming family feel with plenty of seating. The pizza is thin and crispy. Also serving fresh salads, sandwiches, beer and wine. Ther...
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699 Skokie Blvd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 205-5111
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Transform private dining rooms into a party venue that's sure to leave a lasting impression for your special occasions. Allow the dedicated event planning professionals to handle every last detail while working with your ideas and trusted vendor...
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4520 W. Lake Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 813-6400
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With multiple party packages available to fit any budget and a friendly staff to make you feel at home, The North Branch is the perfect place for your next event. Both private rooms are set up with flat screen TVs and the ability to hook up a la...
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9501 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 673-6300
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The North Shore Center’s unique spaces mixed with the most up-to-date technology, superb catering options and helpful staff provide the perfect blend of comfort and elegance for your event. The North Shore Center provides the backdrop for your c...
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2705 Techny Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272-7250
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Whether you are looking for space for a fundraiser, corporate party, or family celebration the North Suburban YMCA has 7 multi-purpose rooms, a full sized gymnasium, 6 lane swimming pool and an outdoor area complete with ADA accessible playgroun...
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623 Howard St.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 491-6778
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Seasonal suds, guest beers, craft cocktails and gastropub food (house-smoked and fried ham hocks with salted-caramel drizzle, tuna wellington, and much, much more including vegetarian options) are on offer at this relaxed, brewpub on the edge of...
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2011 Tower Dr.
Glenview, IL 60026
(847) 730-5972
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Discover a new way to unwind with your friends. Reconnect over your favorite beverages while a local artist guides you through painting your own masterpiece. They love being your go-to spot to relax, unwind and let loose. From date nights to bir...
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1150 Willow Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 480-2323
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Pinstripes expert events team will provide professional service and numerous dining options so you can enjoy your event to the fullest with your guests. The beautifully appointed ballroom seats up to 200 guests; private rooms and a grand outdoor...
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9860 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 296-2230
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Inspired by travels and passion for Greece's culture, Plateia offers traditional Greek and Mediterranean food with a modern twist. Plateia accommodates 20-130 people for private events and parties such as Baptisms, Wedding Rehearsals, First Comm...
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200 Ravinia Park Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035
(847) 266-5100
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Chicago's premiere outdoor music festival venue, Ravinia's captivating sounds and beautiful grounds are an enchanting setting for a memorable event to dazzle your clients, friends, families, employees, clubs and organizations. Ravinia hosts comp...
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1560 Sherman Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 866-3000
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Rotary's Conference Center offers more than 15,000 square feet of meeting/event space, including a 186-seat auditorium, flexible-sized meeting rooms, indoor atrium and outdoor patio. The Conference Center had full audio-visual and language inte...
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933 Skokie Blvd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 498-6889
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When you book a private event with Ruth's Chris, you're in for an unforgettable experience. Whether it’s an intimate dinner in one of the private rooms or a grand catered reception for hundreds of guests off-site, know that you'll get the ultima...
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601 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Wheeling, IL 60090
(847) 777-6878
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The restaurant’s private party space is warm and casual in tone, featuring wooden tables, rough hewn cedar columns and warm lighting effects. Seating from 8 to 48, the spaces are intimate in feel and offer a wide selection of rustic Italian fare...
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64 Green Bay Rd.
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 441-3100
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The best private dining room on the North Shore features an intimate atmosphere for private or semi-private events. It is available for lunch or dinner. We can accommodate up to twenty-four guests and have an eight-foot screen with HMDI hook up....
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1615 Oak Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
(224) 999-7320
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A craft brewery and smokehouse born out of years of Mike Smylie's dedication to BBQ and brewing, and a lifetime of Smylie family backyard cookouts. For private events, the ground floor private room offers televisions, a private patio, and space ...
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1245 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 492-8860
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With its rustic charm and well-equipped facilities, SPACE is the perfect spot for hosting a private event. A flexible setup, state-of-the-art lighting and a professional sound system allow for a variety of parties—milestone birthdays, weddings, ...
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999 Green Bay Rd.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 835-7545

Host your special event at the Takiff Center in one of our beautiful and unique spaces. Choose the two-tiered Lobby or the Community Hall for larger events (40+ guests) -- cocktail parties, fundraisers, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs and more-- (up to 120 max...
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1700 Central St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 905-0669
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Seating up to 40 guests, our tastefully designed private room provides a versatile, yet intimate setting for parties, celebrations, private dining and special business events. Regardless of the occasion, we provide a full range of food and bever...
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706 Main St.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 475-1111
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Italian favorites plus wood-fired pizzas are served up, in an open, bright space situated on Main Street in Evanston, a tree-lined street walking distance to the Metra and CTA trains stop and home to quaint boutiques and restaurants. D.O.C. sta...
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550 S. Milwaukee Ave.
Wheeling, IL 60090
(847) 465-9988
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At each Tuscany location we offer beautifully decorated private dining rooms that can accommodate groups large or small for sit down dinners or reception style gatherings are available. Whether you’re looking to hold a rehearsal dinner, annivers...
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1510 Wagner Rd.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 657-1506
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In search of a truly unusual venue for your next event, one your guests won’t stop talking about for months? Historic Wagner Farm’s award-winning Heritage Center Museum is the place. This beautiful, relaxing slice of rural American history is yo...
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620 Lincoln Ave.
Winnetka , IL 60093
(847) 446-0537
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The Winnetka Community House's second floor of our west wing is an ideal business meeting site for both large and small corporate functions. Over 2500 square feet, this quiet, comfortable meeting hall can be sectioned off into four separate meet...
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1702 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 475-3800
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An ideal setting for your anniversary celebration, engagement party, wedding, shower, memorial or other private event. This stately Clubhouse, built in 1912, exudes warmth and timeless elegance. Its classic architecture includes a black and whit...
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325 Tudor Ct.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 242-6000
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In addition to producing high-quality theatrical productions, Writers Theatre is a sophisticated space for a myriad of possible events hosted in Chicago’s North Shore. Located in downtown Glencoe, Writers Theatre is steps from local shops, resta...