Get to know the neighborhood
River North is one neighborhood that packs all that Chicago has to offer into a few city blocks — indeed, some of the city’s very best. From fine dining to dark dives, boisterous nightlife to lavish art galleries and world-renown luxury shops to Trader Joe’s, River North checks all the boxes high, low and everywhere in between. Whether you’re looking to stroll along the Chicago Riverwalk, hop on the next CTA train or grab your next great cup of coffee or cocktail, the best things in River North are always just a short walk away.
Things to do
The Chicago Riverwalk will have you falling in love with the city a little more each time you visit. Make an afternoon of it visiting the restaurants that line the river or stop by for a quick breath of fresh air.
GT Prime Steakhouse0.1 miles from AMLI 808
River North is a neighborhood of steakhouses, and this is certainly one of the best. GT Prime provides a variety of choice cuts, rare meats and surf and turf options that match its opulent atmosphere.
The Magnificent Mile0.7 miles miles from AMLI River North
There’s nothing quite like it. This stretch of Michigan Avenue features some of the best shopping in the U.S., from name brand flagship locations to extravagant boutiques.
The Merchandise Mart1 mile from AMLI 808
This sprawling building is the largest of its kind in the world. While it’s still home to designer showrooms, the Mart today also is home to start-ups, restaurants and much more.
There are 26 miles of parks and beaches along the Lake Michigan coast.
Just down the road from River North you have access to miles of uninterrupted parks and beaches. Couple that with a revitalized Chicago Riverwalk, easy train rides to nearby green spaces and scenic rooftop views galore, and you have countless options to enjoy the great outdoors.