Updated 3:38 pm, July 9, 2014

We get it: Sometimes, a girl just needs a carefree night on the town with her best friends. If you're not sure of the hottest spots to hit, don't worry — these RedEye ladies have you covered.

For dining ideas, peruse our roundup of Chicago's newest restaurants.

Jessica Cantarelli, Metromix Producer:

Kate Bernot, Nightlife Reporter:

Lisa Arnett, Eat & Drink Editor:

Kristin Samuelson, Digital Managing Editor: