Consistently one of our go-to spots in Wicker Park when we’re looking to hang over cocktails, possibly some food, and aren’t worried about watching sports on TV. Bangers & Lace is cool, but not so cool that you’d ever feel out of place. And we’re all about striking that happy medium between bro bar and being judged.

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15 Places To "Grab A Drink" That Actually Serve Good Food

First date? Catching up with a former coworker? Sometimes you don’t want to commit to having an entire meal. This is for you.

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The Best Bars In Wicker Park

The best places to get drinks in and near Wicker Park. Some quality food options are involved as well.

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Kimski is a Korean-Polish bar part of Maria’s Community Tavern in Bridgeport, and it’s an excellent spot for a casual hang over food and drinks.

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3 Greens Market

3 Greens Market has a lot going on: Small Cheval burgers, Dillman’s pastrami, salad bar, coffee, booze, and ping pong. Feel free to hang out.

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Cold Storage

Cold Storage is seafood bar attached to a steakhouse. Post up at the bar for oysters and other fresh fish.

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Pub Royale

Pub Royale is an Anglo-Indian pub serving cocktails and Indian-inspired food.