Located in the heart of River North Neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois, Rockit Bar & Grill offers a casual, upscale venue for wedding-related events. With a restaurant and bar combination on the first floor and a party lounge on the second, their services can handle almost any event requirement for rehearsal dinners, engagement parties, or bridal showers. Open seven days a week, they welcome both small and large parties for every occasion.
Facilities and Capacity
Up to 280 of a couple’s closest friends and family can be accommodated at Rockit Bar & Grill. With a variety of rooms to rent, couples should have no issue selecting the option perfect for their needs. The Lounge can be used for large or smaller parties, boasting an open floor plan, leather booths, and custom menu offerings. The dining room features a large 50-foot marble bar where guests can enjoy a selection of beverages in the industrial-style space. Valet service is available for guests, and wheelchair access is also provided.
With hundreds of events under their belt, the event planning and production team at Rockit Bar & Grill can assist with the needs of any occasion. From choosing the right location, decorations, menu, flowers, entertainment, and transportation, their knowledge of the industry and area ensures couples can enjoy their special event without stressing about the little things. The on-site staff can help couples set up for their event, and provide other event-enhancing aspects, such as lighting and sound.
Executive Chef Mike Sheerin heads the culinary team at Rockit Bar & Grill, offering a delicious selection of modern American dishes. Customized menu selection can include items such as passed appetizers, carving stations, a raw bar, an entree buffet, a slider bar, s’mores stations, an ice cream sandwich bar, and antipasto stations. The capabilities are virtually endless, with options available for every meal, snack, and late-night craving. Specific serving styles include buffet and stations, with options for hors d’oeuvres, dessert, and server assistance. The in-house bar allows event booking to utilize their liquor license and professional bartenders for the event. Couples can use a cash bar to serve house beer, house liquor, premium liquor, and signature drinks to their guests.