At this shop, you will find all sorts of ethnic and exotic artifacts, clothes, instruments that you could hope for. One of several locations in the Chicago area, the staff is earthy and kind and will give you some ideas on what you might be looking for.
PROS: Friendly staff
Modeled like a Diesel store, this trendy East Lakeview store caters to the needs of the large Gay and fashion conscious community on the North side. You can find all of the coolest casual wear by top and unknown designers.
PROS: The latest fashion
This camera shop is not just a development venue. You can blow up, shrink, duplicate, and practically anything else you can think of to your most delicate and precious photograph.
The legendary Steppenwolf Theater company puts on both small and large plays that resemble the finest theater in all of Chicago and in many cases the World. Recent plays include Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune and Take Me Out
PROS: Beautiful Theater. Lots of options
There are lots and lots of wines to choose from in this cute West Loop store. However, be prepared to shell out a few for some of these overpriced wines.
PROS: Great selection
CONS: Slightly expensive
In the mood for a smooth wine? A fruity wine? An Austrailian wine? Kafka has it all. Not only do they make great recommendations to their customers. They also will take your recommendations. Try their first Fridays wine tasting events and experience some great wines.
PROS: Cheaper wines, Great friendly and hot staff
Jupiter Realty Corporation has real estate all over the world. Specifically, Chicago property owned by this organization is some of Chicago's finest. This includes Chicago lakefront highrises.
PROS: Great real estate
CONS: On the more pricey end
This hair chain has lots to offer for its cheap and efficient methods. If you are a spur of the moment I need a haircut now kind of person, then this place is for you. No appointment is necessary. However, the haircut you receive will be what you paid for.
PROS: Cheap, Quick
CONS: Not the best haircut you ever had
This small salon is not often crowded but has a large clientale of both gay and straight men (although I have seen some women there). The staff is extremely friendly and does a wonderful job with your hair, just the way you ask for it.
PROS: Fair price
This bookstore is the main bookstore for NYU students to purchase their required reading material. However, they also offer a great selection even if you are not an NYU student.
PROS: Two floors of books, NYU clothing, and Stationary
CONS: Really crowded during the beginning and ends of each semester