Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Goodman Theatre is located in the heart of Chicago’s downtown Loop theater and shopping district, and to enhance the experience of our visitors we partner with an exclusive group of nearby restaurants and businesses to offer special discounts and services to Goodman patrons when they present a Subscriber card or ticket*.

New discount offerings are added throughout the season, so check back often for the most up-to-date deals and offers. Most of our preferred partner restaurants can accommodate large groups.

* Please review each offer carefully for details. Some restrictions may apply. Offers and discounts may change at merchant's discretion and are subject to availability. We highly recommend that you call an establishment to make a reservation to confirm advertised deals prior to your outing.

Bella Bacinos
Catch 35

Howells & Hood
Park Grill Millennium Park
The Melting Pot
Trattoria No. 10 


Located in the southeast corner of the Goodman Theatre complex, Petterino’s offers the quintessential pre- or post-show experience. Awash in décor that pays homage to the golden age of glamour, including walls lined with sketches of unforgettable Chicago legends, the eatery offers an eclectic menu with everything from prime steaks and fresh seafood to classic specialties like Yankee pot roast. Plus, Petterino’s now offers brunch each Sunday from 11am – 2pm.

You're heading to the Goodman Theatre! Join Petterino's for deliciously classic dishes and cocktails. Need last-minute dining accommodations? The recently expanded Petterino's bar does not require reservations. It is a perfect place to catch-up with friends and enjoy live entertainment at the piano-bar Monday through Friday featuring cabaret favorites like Sami Scot and Bob Moreen. 

150 North Dearborn Street, located directly next to Goodman Theatre.Petterinos
312.422.0150 (reservations accepted)

Lunch: Monday-Friday, 11am – 4pm
Dinner: Monday-Thursday, 4 – 9pm
            Friday and Saturday, 4 – 11pm
            Sunday, 3:30 – 7:30pm
Petterino's is open after most Goodman Theatre performances

$15 valet parking available

Bella Bacinos

“Easily Bacinos is the best pizza I know of, all quality ingredients, everything fresh and made from scratch the best!” –Charlie Trotter

This cozy Italian bistro and pizzeria is an ideal place to stop in for an elegant pre- or post-theater meal, with delicious appetizers, creative pasta dishes, mouth-watering entrées and award-winning pizza and wine menus. Present your Goodman Theatre ticket and get 20% off of your meal. Patrons also receive a special rate of $16 for valet parking when they mention Goodman Theatre.

75 East Wacker Drive Atwood Logo
(near Michigan Avenue)
For reservations, call 312.263.2350

Monday through Thursday: 6:30am to 11:00pm
Friday: 6:30am to 11pm
Saturday: 8:00am to 11:00pm 
Sunday: 8:00am to 10:00pm

Catch 35

Please note that Catch 35 will be closed for an exciting new cosmetic update Sunday, March 29 through Sunday, April 5th and reopening Monday April 6th.  They look forward to serving you on April 6th and beyond.

Located just one block from Goodman Theatre, Catch 35, dubbed, "one of the classiest and most innovative seafood restaurants around" by the Chicago Sun-Times, is an elegant choice for pre-show dining. The warm and expansive eatery boasts an extensive menu of fresh seafood, steaks and Asian-inspired fare, plus a full bar and wine list and live jazz Tuesday through Saturday evenings.  

Present your tickets or ticket stub to have the cost of valet parking deducted from your dinner check—a savings of $12.

Savor the freshest fish in town like Georges Bank sea scallops, Lake Superior whitefish or Blue Hill Bay mussels. Experience the Asian flair and enjoy seared yellow fin tuna, wild Florida firecracker shrimp or Chilean sea bass with Hawaiian ginger sauce. For steaks-lovers, the bone-in ribeye or the filet mignon medallions are house favorites.

For more information and to make a reservation, call 312.346.3500 or visit

Catch 35 Logo

35 West Wacker Drive (at Dearborn Street)
312.346.3500 (reservations accepted)

Lunch:  Monday through Friday, 11:30am – 2pm
Dinner: Monday through Thursday, 5 – 9:30pm, 
             Friday and Saturday, 5 – 10:30pm
             Sunday, 4 –  9pm


Embeya, a partnership between international hospitality veteran, Attila Gyulai (Elysian Hotel Chicago, Four Seasons) and Executive Chef Thai Dang (RIA, L2O, Zentan), creatively retools the ubiquitous Asian dining concept. Developing dishes based on a range of Asian ingredients and flavors, Chef Thai Dang offers a progressive Asian menu, featuring sophisticated yet approachable cuisine in a chic, and elegant space!

From the bold, inventive menu to the elegant yet comfortable décor, Embeya provides a unique dining experience with its refined cuisine paired with an energetic environment—a perfect fit for a pre-theatre or post-theatre dinner or drinks!

As a Guest of the Goodman Theatre, indulge in a three-course Chef’s tasting menu for $29 per person! 

Valet parking is available for $12 per car.

Making the top 100 Hot List for Time Out Chicago, and having received recognition amongst the top 10 dishes presented at the 2012 Chicago Gourmet show, Embeya is well on the way to becoming one of Chicago’s top dining destinations.  Embeya serves a wide range of clientele for group dining and large events including Goodman Theatre openings!  

564 West Randolph Street

Seven days a week
4:00pm – 11:00pm Sunday through Thursday
4:00pm – 12:00am Friday and Saturday 

Howells & Hood

An exceptional Michigan Avenue restaurant in a Chicago landmark
Nestled at the base of Chicago’s legendary Tribune Tower, the stunning Howells & Hood is a vibrant addition to one of Chicago’s most beloved and recognizable skyscrapers. Incorporating signature Tribune elements into our design, Howells & Hood pays homage to John Howells & Raymond Hood, architects of the Neo-Gothic landmark. With a unique and refined culinary program, unparalleled drink selection and impressive staff, Howells & Hood is a magnificent complement to Michigan Avenue. Click here to learn more.

Show your Goodman tickets or Subscriber card and receive a free dessert with purchase of an entrée.

Howells & Hood is located at 435 North Michigan Avenue.

Reservations at or call 312.262.5310.

Howells & Hood

Monday through Wednesday, 11am – 11pm
Thursday - Saturday, 11am – 1am or later,
Sunday 10am - 11pm or later

Park Grill

Park Grill serves as the gateway to the Chicago culinary experience. Located under the glistening Cloud Gate along Michigan Avenue in Millennium Park, the Park Grill offers an array of local flavors in both food and drinks. Enjoy the chef-driven menu’s presentation of an ideal blend of the flavors of the city’s neighborhoods and cuisines. Carefully designed by incorporating the freshest locally-sourced ingredients, the seasonal menu embodies the Chicago cultural blend in every dish.

Goodman Subscribers receive a complimentary dessert with the purchase of an entrée. This offer valid for one dessert per couple; must present Goodman Subscriber card to receive offer.

Park Grill is located at 11 North Michigan Avenue, Millennium Park.

Reservations at or call 312.521.7275. Reservations recommended.

Park Grill offers a discounted parking rate for the Grant Park North Garage. After 4:30 pm every day, enjoy a $9.00 discount for parking for up to 4 hours. Please see our host stand for parking discount vouchers.

Howells & Hood

Monday-Thursday, open at 11:00am & serving dinner until 9:30pm
Friday, open at 11:00am & serving dinner until 10:30pm
Saturday, open at 11:00am & serving dinner until 10:30pm
Sunday, open at 11:00 am & serving dinner until 9:30pm

The Melting Pot

The Melting Pot, Chicago’s premier fondue eatery, brings the kitchen to the table with its rich interactive fare. The cozy fondue house offers a sensuous dining atmosphere, where diners nestle into plush booths under dim lighting and dip into course after course of savory and sweet fondues. Cheesy fondues typically begin each meal, followed by entrées of shrimp, beef, chicken and veggies. At The Melting Pot you’ll uncover fine wines and rarely found favorites, including the famous "Big Night Out," a decadent four-course dining experience that includes a cheese fondue, a salad, an entrée and a chocolate fondue.

Present your Goodman ticket stub or Subscriber card and receive a complimentary chocolate fondue for two with purchase of entrée.

609 North Dearborn StreetMelting Pot Logo
312.573.0011 (reservations accepted)

Monday through Saturday, 12noon – 2am; food service stops at 1am

Parking is $9.00 in the Millennium Center with validation


Trattoria No.10

Named "One of the Loop's premier dining spots" by the Chicago Tribune, the cozy Trattoria No. 10 boasts a tantalizing menu of fresh-made Italian fare. Raviolis are created on site daily, while rich risottos, hearty entrées and fresh fish selections round out the offerings.

Present your Goodman ticket stub and receive a complimentary dessert with the purchase of an entrée. Offer is valid only on the date shown on the ticket.

10 North Dearborn StreetTrattoria No.10 Logo
312.984.1718 (reservations accepted)

Lunch: Monday through Friday, 11:30am – 2pm
Dinner: Monday through Thursday, 5 – 9pm
            Friday and Saturday, 5:30 – 10pm
Lounge Hours: Monday through Friday, 11:30am – close
(limited food service from 2pm – 5pm)
Saturday lounge opens at 4:30pm

Valet parking is $14 and available from 5pm until after the performance.

Preferred Caterers

Goodman Theatre uses these caterers and highly recommends them.

Sopraffina Marketcaffè

Peter Sexton
10 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60602

Phone: 312.984.0044
Fax: 312.984.1525

True Cuisine/Sweet Baby Ray’s Catering

Wedding and Event Consultant
235 East Irving Park Road
Wood Dale, IL 60191

Phone: 630.238.8261 x215

Paramount Events

Amy Chappius, Corporate Sales Manager

1351 West Roscoe Street
Chicago, IL 60657

Phone: 773.880.8044
Fax: 773.880.8058

If you own a restaurant and would like to join our fabulous team of Preferred Partners, contact