State and Lake Chicago Tavern
The sleek contemporary gastropub State and Lake Chicago Tavern combines the flair of artisanal American cuisine with the warm, welcoming vibe of a neighborhood pub. Named after the iconic intersection in the heart of the city, State and Lake Chicago Tavern serves up new twists on bistro fare, with an emphasis on featuring the finest locally sourced and wholesome ingredients.
Putting a modern spin on traditional tavern dining, the inviting decor features cork floors, leather walls and plush banquettes, radiating upscale hospitality and exceptional service. Cozy enough to lounge in and stylish enough for business, State and Lake Chicago Tavern is ideal for guests and locals alike looking to unwind over a drink, gather together to watch a game, or grab a pre-theater bite before heading to the nearby historic theater district. Whether it’s a lunchtime escape or a Happy Hour go-to at the intimate bar, theWit’s award-winning eatery takes traditional tavern dining to the next level.
“Every staff member at State and Lake Chicago Tavern goes above & beyond to ensure your experience is flawless. Highly recommend!” – Heather B., TripAdvisor
“We ate several meals here during our recent stay at The Wit. We found the service and food to be outstanding. Friendly, attentive staff and manager on all visits.” – Albert K., TripAdvisor
“Great atmosphere and service. Definitely get the smoked ham omelet or the berry pancakes!!” – Morgan D., Facebook
“Gorgeous brunch, nice setting, lovely staff.” – Paul G., Google
“Excellent service, nice atmosphere and great food! Our waiter was very educated on the menu items and made really good, honest suggestions.” – Nick G., Google