UrbanMatter is your local guide to Chicago and beyond.
We're completely overhauling how you explore your city by making it easier to discover the events, entertainment, dining, and nightlife that matter to you most – right here, right now.
Find What You're Looking For in Seconds:
UrbanMatter lets you search by exactly what you're looking for.
Weary about high prices at the bar? Curious about the quality of the food at a new restaurant? Prefer a chill vibe for your night out in Chicago? Identify those specifications and more on a map that displays every location in your immediate radius by:
- Opening the app
- Selecting the 'Matters' pins that are most important to you
- And watching your options unfold before your eyes.
We Want To Know What You Think:
Your opinion matters here. Using local, crowdsourced reviews as our main source of fuel, UrbanMatter curates your opinions to help guide fellow users to the best places to eat, drink, or be merry in Chicago. App users have the option to drop 'Matters' pins at any location, and even share written reviews and photos by:
- Selecting a bar, restaurant or venue that you've recently visited
- Letting others know about pricing, cover, specials, vibe, and even the attractiveness of the crowd by dropping 'Matters' pins
- Writing detailed reviews, rating a location with up to five stars, and even snapping photos to give others all the info they could need.
Businesses Can Benefit Too:
For restaurant, bar, and business owners throughout Chicago and further, getting the most in-depth feedback on your business has never been so accessible. The UrbanMatter mobile app is the perfect solution to combatting outdated, stale, and biased written reviews online.
What UrbanMatter Brings to the Table:
- A unique concept that will revolutionize how you discover your city.
- A rating system that weighs what really matters to you, not arbitrary numbers.
- A colorful, intuitive, and easy-to-use interface.
- A user-centric app with real-time updates from Chicago locals just like you.
- A three-dimensional edge to the traditional written online review.
UrbanMatter, Inc. is a digital media platform that launched in Chicago in early 2015 with the goal of being your best companion to the city. With tens of thousands of devoted followers and a brand-new segment in New York, it has become one of the fastest growing media companies around.