Located in Chicago’s River North, Joy District combines a heightened dining experience with private enclosures, a roof top experience, and late night lounge. The chef-driven Asian Fusion menu created by Executive Chef Matt Wilde offers inventive interpretations of authentic Asian cuisine with a menu that has been elevated with the finest ingredients and personal twists. Featuring an emphasis on sharing, the menu at Joy District works well for groups of any size and ensures an exciting and upbeat experience. Whether it’s a dinner with friends or a cocktail reception, Joy District’s dramatic elegance and lively atmosphere make it the ideal location for any gathering. The goal, simply put, is for everyone to enJOY.
-Joy District’s Rooftop-
Named by Culture Trip, Eater Chicago, TimeOut Chicago, and Thrillist Chicago as one of Chicago’s best and hottest rooftop bars in 2017, Joy District’s top floor is a must-see space offering impeccable views of River North. Dark brick and wood panels act as a background to electric pops of color displayed in bold, patterned couches, bright flower and foliage-covered walls, string lighting, and Asian-inspired murals by up and coming artist P. Scott. Guests can relax in lounge-styling seating while sipping on frozen cocktails and listening to top hits from local and guest DJs. A hotspot for the after work crowd and the weekend warriors, Joy District’s rooftop is a popular spot for private events, and happy hour parties, and is available for full buyouts.
- Joy District is a nightclub/restaurant hybrid.
- Named by multiple publications to be the one of Chicago’s best and hottest rooftop bars in 2017.
- The venue has a rooftop bar and a roped off dance area.
Where is Joy District located?
Joy District is located at River North, Near North Side.
How much is cover charge at Joy District?
Joy District charges a cover of around $10-30 on most days.
How long will I have to wait at Joy District?
Expect to wait anywhere from 20-40 min depending on when you arrive.
When is Joy District open?
Joy District is open on Thursdays through Saturdays as a nightlife venue.
What are the best nights to go to Joy District?
Saturdays are the best.
What is the dress code at Joy District?
Dress to impress! Collared shirt / jeans / dress shoes for guys. Avoid anything that can be considered sportswear (track jackets, jerseys, sneakers, hats, etc). Unless you’re a celebrity – in that case you can dress however you please.
How much do drinks cost at Joy District?
Expect to pay $10-15 for cocktails.
What kind of music do they play at Joy District?
Joy District features mostly top 40, with a mix of EDM and hip hop.
Where can I find an list of upcoming events / DJs at Joy District?