Welcome to Edgewater. Edgewater is a diverse lakefront community area on the North Side of the city of Chicago. Edgewater literally hugs the water’s edge, with miles of beaches and green spaces to relax in — and pretty stunning views over Lake Michigan from seven miles north of the Loop.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Edgewater’s global mix of cultures, which includes large pockets of African and Eastern European immigrants, makes the neighborhood a culinary feast; famous for authentic delis, boutique grocery stores and specialty farm stands.
Pedestrian-friendly area with small boutique shops, antiques, bookstores, cafes and restaurants and outdoor spaces along the lakefront
Edgewater is an antique and vintage shopper’s haven and an amazing theater district
Waterfront properties, high-rises, condos and walk ups