Private Events at Punch House

Address: 1227 W. 18th Street, Chicago, IL

Capacity: Scalable to 100

Punch House, located in the basement of Thalia Hall, invites you to circle 'round a bowl of punch and lose track of time. 'Punch', borrowed from the Hindi word 'Panch' (meaning five) refers to strong, weak, bitter, sour, and sweet -- the five flavors in every batch of punch. Featuring seasonal rotating punches on tap plus wood-paneled walls and a mesmerizing fish tank the space makes for the perfect party atmosphere. Punch House is open to the public at 6 PM seven days a week, but can be closed to the public for private events and special occasions


  • up to 100 guests for a standing cocktail party
  • up to 130 combined with The Beer Cellar
  • dimmable lights
  • customizable music
  • sound system
  • elevator accessible
  • booths, bar stools and lounge areas
  • full bar
  • dj booth
  • customizable letter boards
  • customizable food and beverage menus
  • designated staff
  • ample street parking available
  • rates based on a three hour event
  • tax and 22% gratuity is charged to the total (includes service charge)

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