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Things to do in Chicago

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Bus Station
“This our principal point to take transfer to our amazing downtown or O'Hare airport. Our blue line runs 24 hours 7 days. I Recommend to buy a 3 days or 7 days or 30 days VENTRA PASS CARD and you will take unlimited transfers using buses and trains ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“I'm not going to lie, this place is a total greasy-spoon dive frequented by unusual but mostly harmless characters. I found their breakfast to be quite good but not the coffee. The last time we visited the AC was broken. They only take cash. It's open 24-Hours, so there's that. I think this place is a crusty gem. Gloria does not share my enthusiasm. Have a sense of adventure and give it a try!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Train Station
“Blue line train will take you to the airport, downtown, wicker park, bucktown.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Reasonable and fast breakfast options to get you going on your way and close to the subway station. Their coffee is superior to the much overrated Starbucks chain!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Discount Store
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Point of Interest
Restaurant
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Grocery Store
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“7 minute walk, all the grocery essentials at great prices. Across from the Belmont blue line stop.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Electronics Store
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“If you need to pick up someting you forgot---electronics wise! It's just a block away!”
  • 1 local recommends
Other Great Outdoors
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Delivery
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  • 1 local recommends
Chinese Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Subway Station
“The Logan Square Blue line is closer within walking distance, but if you don't want to walk you can take the Kimball bus straight to the Belmont Blue line stop”
  • 7 locals recommend