The city guide by Chicago locals

Where do Chicago locals go? Check this online city guide & app for hidden local gems. Support local spots, skip the tourist traps and help us keep our city livable ✌️

 

No tourist traps

  • HANDPICKED LOCALS who speak the local language
  • ONLY LOCAL FAVORITES No tourist highlights
  • ALWAYS UP-TO-DATE We check all tips regularly
  • FREE NEW TIPS REGULARLY New tips free "for life"

Beats our website

  • 100% OFFLINE MAPS & TIPS No internet (data or wifi) needed
  • FIND SPOTS NEARBY and navigate there online
  • SAVE FAVORITES and show them on the map
  • ADD YOUR OWN SPOTS Your hotel? A must-see highlight?

Chicago Spotters

Our handpicked locals live & love in Chicago and speak the local language.

  • Meghan Phillipp photo

    Meghan

    Performing artist. What I enjoy the most are the people I meet living here in Chicago.
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  • Sophie Amado photo

    Sophie

    Chicago has my heart because it's accessible, a cultural hub, and clean...
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  • Claire Conway photo

    Claire

    Chicago is the place I developed my career as a social worker & developed my passions...
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  • Erin Stevens photo

    Erin

    For work, I am a custom prosthetics specialist. I love Chicago and its neighborhood hangouts...
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  • Sydney Epstein photo

    Sydney

    I cherish my city for the excitement and opportunities it provides me.
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  • Spotters We Want You
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Chicago Categories

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Art & culture

14 articles
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Bars

64 articles
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Cinema

1 articles
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Coffee & tea

15 articles
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Music

12 articles
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Relaxing

8 articles
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Restaurants

79 articles
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Shopping

9 articles
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Snacks

36 articles
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Theaters

1 articles

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