Chop Shop is a restaurant and bar venue located in Chicago, IL offering The Butcher Bar for private gatherings. Situated within a 100-year-old former auto body shop, this space balances an eclectic and industrial ambience. The staff welcomes a wide range of events, from corporate gatherings to charity fundraisers.
The Butcher Bar, given its proximity to the venue’s in-house concert venue, is suitable for those seeking a lively atmosphere for their event. This area boasts a laid-back yet festive atmosphere for groups of up to 80 people. The bar exhibits an industrial appearance, with exposed brick walls, uncovered ceiling pipes, and a fabricated metal Chop Shop logo. The walls are adorned with music-themed pictures, adding an artsy touch.
Fitted with a full DJ booth and optional rental equipment, The Butcher Bar provides plenty of entertainment options. Events are enhanced by Chop Shop’s seasonally-rotating menu which features local ingredients and cuts from their in-house butcher. Guests can enjoy dishes such as raw oysters, prosciutto-wrapped burrata, the Butcher’s Burger, steak and frites, and truffle tagliatelle. The venue’s contemporary beverage program features draft and canned beers and wine. Patrons can also savor a range of specialty cocktails such as O’Neal’s Old Fashioned, Moretti’s Manhattan, and Polish Mule.