Mercadito River North is a restaurant venue located in Chicago, IL offering its Back Lounge for get-togethers. By blending authentic Mexican cuisine, specialty tequila and mezcal, and vibrant decor, this establishment provides an intriguing setting for private events. The staff welcomes a variety of occasions, including social parties and corporate events.
The Back Lounge envelops guests with a vivid atmosphere, with walls covered in contemporary and urban-style murals. Its ambient lighting casts a soft glow, creating an intimate and warm atmosphere. With a mixture of comfortable booth seating and dining tables, this area can accommodate up to 60 people.
The culinary team at Mercadito River North crafts authentic Mexican cuisine inspired by the eclectic flavors of Mexico’s famed small markets. With brunch, lunch, dinner, and shared plates menus, clients and their guests have many options to choose from. Patrons may enjoy dishes such as camarón ceviche, flautas, carne tacos, carne asada, enchiladas, and enmoladas de pollo. The venue’s innovative beverage program features a vast selection of tequilas and mezcals along with beer and wine. The bartenders also hand-craft specialty cocktails such as the margarita tradicional, dancing pineapple, and horchata. To enhance events, this venue can arrange for mixology classes and experiential dinners.