Clarion Hotel Midway Airport
7353 S. Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL 60629
Phone: (773) 581-5300
Fax: (773) 581-8421
Bars & Cafes
If hard rocking mainstream trends are what you are after, this South Side club is for you. In fact, it epitomizes the idea of rock first, concept second. It is a lived-in environment perfect for any group looking for a night on the rampage. The club hosts a myriad of up-and-comers from the local and regional pool of talent. And if you get the munchies while rocking out, do not despair as the kitchen stays open late into the night.
Chuck's Southern Comforts Cafe is a comforting haven for those who love barbecues, Cajun and Creole, and Mexican food. Relish in the pulled pork, BBQ nachos, Mexican eggs Benedict and more. Unwind at their Voodoo lounge while listening to the blues.
If you have a hankering for seafood this is the place to go. Red Lobster has a wide variety of good eats for the whole family. Various appetizers, special entrees, drinks and desserts ensure a menu with something for just about anybody. Lunch and dinner menus include shrimp, soups and salads, seafood platters, chicken, steak, and pasta. For calorie-counters, choose from the LightHouse Menu, which highlights dishes that won't cause you to tip the scales. A Kid's Menu is available with fine fare for the little ones like chicken fingers and mac & cheese. Be sure to save room for a scrumptious dessert. Gift Cards are available as a great gift for the seafood lover.
If you have a hankering for seafood this is the place to go. Red Lobster has a wide variety of good eats for the whole family. Various appetizers, special entrees, drinks and desserts ensure a menu with something for just about anybody. Lunch and dinner menus include shrimp, soups and salads, seafood platters, chicken, steak, and pasta. For calorie-counters, choose from the LightHouse Menu, which highlights dishes that won't cause you to tip the scales. A Kid's Menu is available with fine fare for the little ones like Chicken Fingers and Mac & Cheese. Be sure to save room for a scrumptious dessert. Gift Cards are available as a great gift for the seafood lover.
If you are looking for a rustic Italian cooking from the regions of Rome, Tuscany and its surroundings, then head to Francesca's on 95th for a scrumptious time. Their unique bar has a distinct wine list and martinis that will go well with your meals. So while you are there at the Children's Museum or at the Chicago Ridge Mall and are craving for good Italian food and wine, Francesca's on 95th will warmly welcome you.
Born of Joseph Sapp's childhood dream, Original Rainbow Cone was originally established in 1926 and continues to delight customers even today. The reasoning behind the original Rainbow Cone is quite simple – why have a single flavor when you can have five? Carefully balanced on a crispy cone, Chocolate, Strawberry, Palmer House, pistachio and Orange sherbet ice cream combine to create a perfectly balanced, flavorsome sweet treat that is sure to leave you craving for more. Each creamy rainbow cone in assembled to order. Apart from the original Rainbow Cone, the shop also offers pints and quarts as take-aways, shakes, sundaes and a variety of other ice cream flavors including Bubble Gum, Butter Pecan and Black Walnut. Catering services are offered as well for weddings and private parties.
For The Good Times Lounge is a perfect place to hang around with your buddies. The banter of the locals combined with friendly ambiance puts you to ease in an instant. Large TV screens put up in the lounge always has the space buzzing with fans cheering their favorite teams. Music lovers head straight to the lounge for their favorite Blues music played here. With the charm and casual atmosphere you are more likely to be one of the regular patrons.
Cork and Kerry is a wonderful place to hang out. It boasts a great selection of beers along with an atmosphere that is comforting and inviting. The bar is designed in wood and stained glass, that gives it a classy look. Cork & Kerry's is a great place for casual drinks with the mates. For more information, do check out their website or call ahead.
If you are in the mood to party while on a trip to Chicago, then look no further than Los Globos, the Mexican-themed nightclub. The ambiance at the nightclub is electric and this fantastic ballroom styled club has lots to offer, from its fantastic ambiance, to performances by Latino dancers and some refreshing alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Definitely a great place to unwind at after a hectic week.
The heaven for all Jazz lovers in and around Chatham, the New Apartment Lounge promises some of the very best in jazz by Von Freeman and group who perform here on Tuesday nights. Reminiscent of the 50's, the interiors have nothing to boast of but are comfortable to lounge around while you listen to some soulful jazz. The drinks menu is not extensive but the limited collection meets your need for alcohol. Buying a drink is a must if you plan to sit at the bar. Even with these minor shortcomings, the lounge is a popular place for it's passion for Jazz. Featured frequently, struggling musicians enliven the scene with their original compositions and fresh voices.
La Espanola Tapas Bar is a Spanish Tapas restaurant serving both cold and hot tapas dishes in a vibrant atmosphere. With karaoke and live music nights along with late night hours, it has become one of the hippest restaurants in town.
Tavern On La Grange, as the name goes, is a dining outlet, that boasts of great food and casual atmosphere. A bright neon sign, against the brown layered bricks, greets you at the entrance. Soft lighting, cool colors and relaxed ambiance have a soothing effect on you. The delectable menu is as interesting as the events hosted here. Starters like Calamari, Grilled Shrimp and Fried Zucchini, give you an idea about gourmet journey, you are about to embark on. While savoring appetizers and salads, do keep space for pasta, amazing varieties of chicken and large burgers. It also has a spacious dance floor, for all those patrons, who love to shake a leg. Tavern On La Grange, always has something fun and entertaining and a lovely stage too. For more details, check website.