Nightclubs and bar hotels in Chicago
Chicago, the home of jazz and blues, the heart of comedy and the idea behind a skyscraper. Being a hub of many entertaining activities, Chicago has always found favor with many people who like to visit time and again.
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Since, you are interested in hanging out with friends, I have listed some of the best places where you can drink..
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Club Foot is a neighbourhood dive bar located in Ukrainian Village, where you can get cheap drinks. The best nights are on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. The DJ here spins punk and rock music mostly from the 70's and 80's.
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Read what the club goers have to say:
Its a dive but its my kind of dive. It might be 2012 but clearly the bartenders haven't left 1996 and I love it! They have a pretty decent beer selection, the bathroom is as good as can be expected with plenty of pictures on the wall to look at. Patrons are nice, the music is good and TETRIS MACHINE!
Club Foot (Source: Yelp.cm)
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Hours: Sun to Fri - 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.; Sat - 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.
1824 W Augusta Blvd (Between Ashland and Damen) Chicago Il 60622
If you like strong drinks and great music then Green Mill Jazz Club is the right place for you. Rumors are Johnny Depp used to hang out here. Great ambiance, delicious food, awesome music - you get it all here.
(Source: Martin Cathrae)
Here's a review:
This place is the absolute real deal. It is exactly what you expect and want a jazz club to be. Affordable cover ($12), killer band (Quintet), great drinks and a true Chicago character that owns and runs the joint. He likes it quiet when the band plays and the place was full of respectful listeners. The decor is right out of the 40's and 50's and if you want to go where locals go for real Jazz in Chicago, this is the place. Make the effort, you won't be dissapointed.
Green Mill Jazz Club (Source: Yahoo! Travel)
Address: 4802 N Broadway St, Chicago
Phone: (773) 878-5552
Hours of Fun:
Mon-Fri 12 pm - 4 am
Sat 12 pm - 5 am
Sun 11 am - 4 am
Cover charge – $4
Need a place to kick back ,relax while you enjoy a delicious piece of grilled steak and sway to the funky beats of the best bands in Chicago,well that can happen only in Reggies Music Joint.From a strong rock scene culture ,to groovy and soulful R&B bands to reggae ,you get a an exciting mix of every kind of music in Reggie's.
(Source: Quinn Dombrowski)
Here's a review:
I love this bar and music venue! -the beer selection is fantastic -the booze selection is excellent (Templeton Rye!) -great bands in the Joint -fantastic bands in the venue (Koffin Kats!) -the bartenders rock! Jennette, Jacki, Molly, Burke, KP, and list goes on. -the rooftop bar is not only awesome, but it's open year round I can't say enough good things about Reggie's. If you haven't been there, you ahouls go.
Reggie's Music Joint (Source: Yelp)
Location: 2105 S State St (between 21st St & Cermak Rd),Chicago
Call: (312) 949-0120
Price : $5
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So, these were my suggestions on cool nightlife options. Do let us know if you need help with anything else. How about accommodation options in the city ? Until then, have a great time !