Location! Location! Evanston! The Reserve at Evanston is located near Lake Michigan, adjacent to Northwestern University and within walking distance to Downtown Evanston, Evanston Northwestern Hospital and so much more. Enjoy easy access to Chicago via CTA and Metra. This vibrant area includes residential neighborhoods, a carefully restored business district with a collegiate influence creating a bold mix of cultural diversity and contemporary comfort. Suburban Community. Urban Flair.