Shopping in Chicago Neighborhoods and Downtown

Chicago is known for its first-rate shopping along the Magnificent Mile, as well as State Street and Oak Street. But for a more unique shopping experience, you should check out local small businesses in the surrounding Chicago neighborhoods. Not only will you support small business, but you will find unique items and gifts you wouldn’t find anywhere else!

Local Shopping in the South Loop

Record Breakers

Old-school record shop above Reggie's Rock Club.

Sandmeyer's Bookstore

Welcoming mom-and-pop book shop selling best-sellers and more unique titles.

The Shops at Roosevelt Collection

Shops include Banana Republic, Bentley's Pet Stuff, Carter's, The Container Store, Francesca's Collections, Old Navy & more! Not only does this complex have terrific shopping, it also features multiple restaurants, bars and ICON Movie Theater.

Chicago Shopping