Bernard’s is a speakeasy cocktail lounge conveniently hidden on the second floor of the famous Waldorf Astoria Chicago that’s built upon precise cocktails that pay tribute to the past through moments grounded in the present. Bernard’s takes root in the heart of Chicago’s Gold Coast, offering unforgettable experiences guided by knowledgeable staff, refined cocktails that each have a story, and exceptional plates of nosh in a setting of exquisite luxury.

Learn More


Our signature cocktails are hand-crafted, just like you. We’d like to think that every time you order one of our cocktails, you’re giving yourself a little something extra: a touch of luxury, a moment of indulgence, a sip of sophistication.

Learn More

Contact us

Bernard’s Cocktail Lounge is ready to pour you a drink.