Area Attractions

In Chicago, there’s always a new adventure to be had. From neighborhoods instilled with a unique history to journeys that stretch you outside the city limits, the Windy City promises enriching experiences and moments you’ll never forget. A centralized network of L stops and bus routes are just steps away, so venture out and check out the area, like the West Loop, Chinatown, and Bucktown. You’ve got the freedom to explore all of the exciting things to do in Chicago with Hyatt Centric as your starting point.

Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago

100 W. Monroe St.
Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60603



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Downtown/River North/Gold Coast

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Chicago Riverwalk

Stroll along the Chicago River and explore boutique stores, local dining, and drinks with scenic riverfront views. Throughout the walk, you can see public art and hear live music from local musicians. Take it all in from the water with a boat tour.

Millennium Park

Visit Millennium Park, home of the iconic Bean sculpture. Enjoy Chicago sightseeing with art, events, and more just a mile away from our hotel. Millennium Park includes Jay Pritzker Pavilion where events like the Chicago Blues Festival are hosted.

The Art Institute of Chicago

Tour the Art Institute of Chicago, one of the world's greatest art museums. Located across the street from Millennium Park, this downtown Chicago attraction offers classic and modern art exhibits, from photography to oil paintings to sculptures.

The Field Museum

Explore science and natural history exhibits at the Field Museum, 15 minutes away from our Chicago Loop hotel. Don't forget to take your picture with Sue, the 40-foot T-Rex skeleton on display in the Elizabeth Morse Genius Hall of Dinosaurs.

West Loop/South Loop/Pilsen/Garfield Park

Garfield Park Conservatory

Enjoy nature at Garfield Park Conservatory, 13 minutes away from our hotel. The conservatory includes over 2 acres of wildlife under glass, as well as 12 acres of outdoor gardens. This family friendly attraction is free and open to the public daily.

High Five Ramen

Find authentic, satisfying ramen in a unique Chicago setting at High Five Ramen. High Five Ramen is a celebrated West Loop hotspot, with intimate basement seating and the best bowl of ramen you’ll have in Chicago, served tonkotsu-style.

Cantón Regio

Savor authentic Mexican dining at Canton Regio, 15 minutes away from Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago. The new eatery from the owners of Nuevo León is celebrated by locals and visitors. You'll find some of the best tacos in the city at Canton Regio.

Randolph Street Market

Find hidden treasures at Randolph Street Market. America's largest urban antiques market is just 10 minutes away from our Chicago hotel. Find clothes, furniture, and more, or just enjoy the lively atmosphere as you window shop (without the windows).

Chinatown/Hyde Park

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Explore boutique stores and delicious dining in Chinatown, just 10 minutes away from our hotel. The second largest Chinatown in the USA offers beautiful architecture, a two-story outdoor mall, murals, sculptures, and more ways to experience Chicago.

Hyde Park

Explore historic Hyde Park, just a 20-minute drive away from our hotel. Located along the lakefront's south shore, this neighborhood is home to the University of Chicago, Harper Theater, Hyde Park Records, and the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright.

Museum of Science & Industry

Tour the Museum of Science and Industry, located 16 minutes from our Central Loop hotel. Learn more about the future of technology in the clothing, energy, and transportation industries, or explore exhibits like the Mirror Maze and Science Storms.

Phoenix Restaurant

Stop by Phoenix Restaurant while you're in Chinatown to enjoy a dim sum experience that you won't find anywhere else. From purple jellyfish stems to wonton soup, this restaurant offers a wide selection of appetizers, entrees and more for every taste.

Old Town/Lincoln Park/Lakeview

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Lincoln Park

Head to Lincoln Park for a peaceful afternoon filled with outdoor attractions like beautiful gardens and the Lincoln Park Zoo. Just a 15-minute drive away from our hotel, this neighborhood offers trails, lakefront beaches, and historic architecture.

Schubas Tavern

Enjoy live music and comedy shows, drinks, and dining at Schubas Tavern. Located 20 minutes away from Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago, this restaurant and bar offers a cozy atmosphere, perfect for unwinding at the end of a busy day in Chicago.

Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Attend award-winning plays at Steppenwolf Theatre, located 17 minutes away from our hotel. Found in 1974, this historic theater hosts events, touring companies, and main series productions year-round. View their events calendar to plan your visit.

The Second City

Enjoy live improv comedy shows at Second City. Located 15 minutes away, Second City is where professional comedians like Tina Fey got their start. If you're looking for interactive, one of a kind entertainment, Second City is where you'll find it.

Ravenswood/Lincoln Square/Andersonville/Uptown


Enjoy drinks, dining, and a welcoming atmosphere at Fountainhead. This restaurant and bar 25 minutes from our hotel offers a complete Chicago dining experience. Head to the rooftop deck for beautiful views of the city while you enjoy your meal.

Green Mill

Enjoy traditional, contemporary, and improvisational jazz at Green Mill, located 20 minutes away from Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago. View their calendar of upcoming performances to plan your visit to this historic jazz lounge in uptown Chicago.

Neo-Futurist Theater

Attend innovative performances at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 25 minutes away from our hotel. Taking an unconventional, interactive approach, the Neo-Futurist's mission is to provide an experience for those who don't connect with traditional theater.

Spacca Napoli

Stop by Spacca Napoli for a welcoming atmosphere and neapolitan-style pizzas. Located 23 minutes away, this pizzeria features a seasonal patio for al fresco dining, pizza and pasta made with fresh ingredients, and a unique community mindset.

Wicker Park/Bucktown/Logan Square/Ukrainian Village

The 606

Explore art, events, nature, and beautiful views of the city at the 606. Formerly a train line, this unique natural space offers trail runs, public art, yoga, and community events. View their events calendar to plan a fun-filled visit to the 606.

Wicker Park

Explore vintage and boutique shops, record stores, and award-winning local Chicago restaurants in Wicker Park. This artistic neighborhood 15 minutes away from Hyatt Centric The Loop is a can't-miss destination for craft cocktail and coffee lovers.

Bang Bang Pie & Biscuits

Enjoy freshly baked sweet and savory pies at Bang Bang Pie & Biscuits, located 15 minutes from our Chicago hotel. Serving up hearty midwestern biscuits, pot pies, and more, this cafe offers a tasty, satisfying spin on American comfort food.

Parson’s Chicken & Fish

Enjoy fast, locally sourced, and delicious meals from Parson's Chicken & Fish. Located 30 minutes away with the Blue line, this restaurant offers beer, brunch, and more. Parson's is open until midnight, making it a quick stop during your night out.