Our vast collection of exceptional antiques were carefully curated over two years and coupled with custom-designed pieces, which together push the boundaries of maximalist restaurant design in Chicago.
Some of Beatnik’s most dazzling design features include 15 massive crystal chandeliers salvaged from the ballroom of the Yamasaki-designed Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles, a 100-year-old 40-foot-wide by 10-foot-tall carved teak Balinese façade, a 1920s Art Deco Parisian bar, 20 cast-iron “teardrop” 1970s Chicago street lights, and a monumental 30-foot-wide by 13-foot-tall 1930s pine cabinet from a spa in Salsomaggiore (Parma, Italy).
If this isn’t on your date night list already, it is time for you to get with the program! This cocktail bar and restaurant has seriously stunning interiors, and though it’s technically indoors, the glass ceiling and abundance of plants create a sun-filled jungl...
Chicago is booming. At the start of 2018,
the popular convention city’s hotel inventory
included 42,965 rooms at 126 properties. This
year more than 2,100 rooms will be added to
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