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  • a la carte Brunch Menu
  • $20 Mimosa Kit
  • NFL Game Day Specials
  • $6 Bud Light/Coors Light Stadium Cups
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  • a la carte Brunch Menu
  • $20 Mimosa Kit
  • Upcoming Events

    Private Parties

    Parties of 15 to 375
    Historic Old Town
    5 Party Spaces
    Retractable Roof
    2 Floors
    DJ Booth
    A/V Capability
    Valet Available

    Benchmark, Chicago’s first convertible beer garden, offers a lively sports bar atmosphere in an industrial-chic space located in the heart of Old Town.

    Benchmark features multiple event spaces on two floors – the first floor features a large wrap around bar and our second floor features a fully retractable rooftop! Benchmark can accommodate your intimate group of 15 or your next large scale event for 375 guests.

    Team Sponsorship

    We Want to Sponsor Your Team!

    Do you play football, softball, volleyball, or kickball? Chances are we will have a sponsorship package for you and your group. Inquire today.

    Packages Include:

    • T-Shirts
    • Bar Credit

    For Team Sponsorship, Please Contact:
    William Russ


    See the Menu

    Join us for a $30 all-you-can-eat brunch buffet from 10am – 3pm every Saturday and Sunday at Benchmark.

    Our endless buffet includes a carving station, smoked brisket, waffle bar, omelet station, dessert bar and more! Boozy offerings include a $20 Mimosa package as well as a fully stocked Bloody Mary Bar. YOU MUST BE 21+ FOR BRUNCH

    New Brunch Reservation Group 8+ Request


    It's almost the weekend.

    I need brunch on:

    Saturday Sunday Next Weekend I have a party of more than 8

    Host my party at Benchmark

    Private and semi private options for events and flexible party packages including drinks and food.

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