Where to eat, drink, and hear some live music in the city.
John RingorAugust 5, 2022
Sports bars that are good for watching games but also have good food.
Sam Faye & Claire SchlaflyMarch 11, 2016
When you have some things to do, and wouldn’t mind having a glass of wine while you do them, here’s where to go.
Josh Barnett & Adrian KaneOctober 18, 2019
Now that “catching up” is suddenly everyone’s favorite activity, it’s time to practice the art of the hour-long drink-and-snack.
Adrian KaneApril 30, 2021
The must-visit spots to find your newest group of queer best friends.
Abby KellerJune 15, 2022
Uptown Taproom is a restaurant and bar in Uptown.
John RingorJanuary 10, 2023
Porkchop is a BBQ restaurant in Edgewater.
After is a luxurious cocktail lounge in the West Loop.
John RingorNovember 30, 2022
Located inside of Chicago Winery in River North, Liva has a fantastic wine list and great food.
Miki's Park is a Korean-inspired bar and restaurant in River North.
John RingorNovember 28, 2022
R Public House is a bar and restaurant in Rogers Park.
John RingorOctober 19, 2022
The Meadowlark is a cozy bar in Logan Square from the same team behind Union and Lardon.
John RingorOctober 12, 2022
Afterbar is a cocktail bar in the West Loop.
John RingorOctober 11, 2022
Middle Brow is an all-day brew pub that specializes in pizza and bread.
Adrian KaneAugust 17, 2022
Nobody's Darling is a great cocktail bar in Andersonville.
John RingorAugust 15, 2022
The Empty Bottle is a bar and performance venue in Ukrainian Village.
Schubas Tavern is a bar and performance venue in Lakeview.
Andy's is a jazz club in River North.
Martyrs' is a North Center bar and music venue.
The best bars and restaurants with live music in the city.
Sueños X Soho is a Baja-inspired pop-up in Soho House with great seafood dishes.
John RingorAugust 3, 2022
Green Light is a karaoke bar in West Ridge that serves Korean food and has private rooms.
John RingorJuly 21, 2022
Quality Time is a bar in Logan Square.
John RingorJuly 13, 2022
Nightshade is a basement bar located underneath Moonflower in Portage Park.
Bunker is a bar in the West Loop with a large patio.
Adrian KaneJuly 8, 2022