Living in Uptown

Experience rich culture and entertainment

Uptown is a residential area on ChicagoÕs north side known for its cozy cafes, music lounges, and bar scene. Iconic venues like the Aragon Ballroom and Green Mill Jazz Club add to its unique character, as do theaters and galleries showcasing local artists. The neighborhood features a mix of ethnic restaurants, local markets, and retail districts. Uptown is also known for its beautiful beaches, like Montrose Beach, and its stunning lakefront parks, which offer breathtaking views of Lake Michigan.

Uptown Details

Uptown is a diverse and historic neighborhood on Chicago's north side known for its mix of vintage architecture and modern developments. Just north of Lakeview, Uptown is situated in an ideal location just a bit removed from the heart of the city. Many Uptown Chicago apartments offer luxury features and amenities, and are in close proximity to the area's Red, Brown, and Purple CTA lines for easy access to the rest of the city.

  • Walkscore: 93
  • 3 Routes
  • Purple & Red Lines
  • Ravenswood Metra Station
Local Companies
  • Montrose Beach
  • Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom
  • The Green Mill
  • The Riviera Theatre
  • Chicago Magic Lounge
  • Arai Campus Park
  • Chase Park
  • Weiss Memorial Hospital
  • Harry S Truman College

Uptown Hot Spots

  • Tank Noodle
  • Dollop Coffee
  • Tweet
  • Target
  • Brass Heart
  • Lucy’s
  • Hopleaf
  • Bar on Buena
  • Peace Garden
  • The Baton Show Lounge

Imagine Your Weekend

Have Brunch at Tweet
Spend the day playing volleyball at Montrose Beach
Have Dinner at Pho Xe Tang (Tank Noodle)
See a Show at The Aragon Ballroom

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