With a bevy of fabulous cocktail bars, hidden speakeasies, and cool breweries to choose from, Chicago is filled to the brim with exciting and innovative experiences (like the Guinness Taproom opening this summer).
Yet, there’s one bar that stands out from the rest, as it’s entirely off the ground. Sure, we’ve gotrooftop bars galore here in the Windy City but this bar is something entirely unique!
CloudBar has been a staple at the John Hancock Center, which is also known for its exhilarating Tilt experience and restorative morning yoga classes. Since opening last year, CloudBar has attracted locals and visitors alike, as it resides a full 94 floors in the sky.
Keep reading for everything we know about 360 Chicago’s incredible CloudBar in the sky.
Sip on a Gold Coast Manhattan or a Taylor Street mocktail at 360 Chicago’s CloudBar, a luxe lounge located on the 94th floor of 360 Chicago’s Observation Deck. With trendy drinks inspired by local neighborhoods and places around the Windy City, the expansive and luxurious lounge also features food and additional drink options from local businesses like Revolution Brewing, Moody Tongue Brewery, and more.
Upon taking a 42-second elevator ride to 360 CHICAGO, guests will find themselves at a gorgeous 18-seat bar complete with mirrored ceilings and expansive floor-to-ceiling windows for optimal city views– or opt for ledge seating for an ‘on the edge of your seat’ feel.
CloudBar offers ‘neighborhood pairings’ which will include a dessert and 2-3 cocktails along with a description card featuring a narrative of the neighborhood along with a section on the local vendors– to spotlight 10 of Chicago’s 77 areas. Similar to the Chicago Cubs’ new City Connect jerseys! It’s no beer bat, but the elevated cocktails offered here are worth the journey.
Enjoy a meal and sip on drinks from Kikwetu Coffee Company, Kit Kat Lounge, and Supper Club. Check out the full drink menu here.
Browse a hand-selected photography exhibit titled “The Culture” a curated exhibit that ties into a new and exclusive 360 Chicago documentary, 3 of 77: the Soul of the Midwest. Created by local filmmaker Harvey Pullings II and hosted by the nonprofit founder of My Block, My Hood, My City, Jahmal Cole, the documentary gives viewers a look into neighborhoods such as Bronzeville, Lakeview, and Pilsen.
Tickets to 360 Chicago Observation Deck are required to enter CloudBar with general admission prices starting at $30 for adults.
CloudBar is open from 9 AM to 11 PM daily. Grab tickets to the sky-deck and lounge here.
Address: 875 N Michigan Ave 94th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611