The Best Nightlife in Chicago (Illinois)

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Eno Wine Bar
  • Eno Wine Bar

    505 N Michigan Ave 60611 Chicago IL United States
    Picture a place where you can savor three of the world’s most favorite indulgences - wine, cheese, and chocolate. Then mix in the comforts of your favorite neighborhood hangout. This is ENO – a collection of warm and intimate wine bars in Chicago, Coronado, Laguna, San Diego, DC and the San Francisco Bay Area. No matter which city you’re in, you can be sure this is the place to be, with great service, fantastic wines, and a smart yet totally ...
    Price range: Expensive
Three Dots and a Dash
Bottled Blonde Chicago
Sidetrack The Video Bar
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
Cindy's Rooftop
  • Cindy's Rooftop

    12 S Michigan Ave 60603 Chicago IL United States
    Created out of thin air, the aery gives contrast to the Association’s history as a men’s club, yet carries an unmistakable look of having always been here. With seasonal freshness reflected in both food and drink, the rooftop dons the relaxed ambience of a Great Lakes beach house with a view. Executive Chef Christian Ragano, creator of Glencoe’s much loved Guildhall, and former Chef de Cuisine at NoMi, joins forces with Chef de Cuisine Jeff Arasi, and renowned Spirit ...
    Price range: Expensive
  • Sound-Bar

    226 W Ontario St 60654 Chicago IL United States
    Sound-bar is Chicago's hottest upscale nightclub that revolutionizes Chicago nightlife by boasting style, luxury and state-of-the-art technology, showcasing 20,000 square feet of pure bliss. Sound-Bar's European minimalist decor is complete with flat screen monitors, laser lights, and floor to ceiling video projection walls that enable our clients to project audio-visual presentation throughout the club. With an astounding capacity to house 1,200 guests, Sound-bar is the ideal location for any private function. 4,000 square foot dance floor 7 bars 4 boutique ...
    Price range: Moderate
IO Godfrey
  • IO Godfrey

    127 W Huron at LaSalle 60654 Chicago IL United States
    From its 4th floor perch, I|O Godfrey is the epicenter of the River North Neighborhood basking in the sunlight throughout the day. As late afternoon yields to evening, uninterrupted views of downtown Chicago radiate to life setting a brilliant backdrop for after-work cocktails. Among the panoramic skyline views, fire pits and shimmering water elements, nighttime revelers feel as if they’ve stumbled upon a glamorous, urban oasis. I|O's 4th floor is approximately 15,000 square feet of dedicated indoor and outdoor space, with ...
    Price range: Expensive
The Baton Show Lounge
  • The Baton Show Lounge

    436 N Clark St 60654 Chicago IL United States
    The World's Most Glamorous Female Impersonators Showtimes - 8:30 / 10:30 / 12:30 Wednesday thru Sunday Reservations Recommended Walk-in's Appreciated Daytime Information / Reservations Monday thru Friday - 11am to 3pm - 312 644-5269 Box Office opens at 6:30pm Wednesday thru Sunday - 312 644-5269 Mention Facebook - Thanks !!!
    Price range: Inexpensive
Time Nightclub
Timothy O'Toole's Chicago
  • Timothy O'Toole's Chicago

    622 N Fairbanks Ct (at E Ontario St) Chicago, IL 60611 United States
    Timothy O'Toole's is located just steps from the Magnificent Mile. We've got 72 HD Flat Screens, PPV Boxing, 48 Beers on Tap & a Late Night Kitchen!
    Price range: Moderate
DryHop Brewers
Big Star Chicago
  • Big Star Chicago

    1531 N Damen Ave 60622 Chicago IL United States
    Big Star is a bourbon and beer-focused, taco-slinging, late-night honky-tonk in the heart of Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. Executive Chef Paul Kahan and Chef de Cuisine Julie Warpinski’s menu, inspired by authentic Mexican street food, is complemented by an extensive house-selected single barrel bourbon program. Housed in a defunct 1940's gas station, the taqueria’s soundtrack of classic country and rock & roll is selected and spun by our bar staff.
    Price range: Inexpensive
Kasey's Tavern
  • Kasey's Tavern

    701 S Dearborn St (btwn Harrison & Polk St) Chicago, IL 60605 United States
    Kasey's Tavern has the 2nd oldest liquor license in Chicago and is a unique and friendly neighborhood tavern. We have virtually every TV sports package.
    Price range: Inexpensive
The Hampton Social
Y Bar Chicago
  • Y Bar Chicago

    224 W Ontario St 60654 Chicago IL United States
    We cater to Chicago's elite, surrounding you with style and luxury to create the ultimate nightlife experience. Follow us on Twitter @YBar.
    Price range: Moderate
Andy's Jazz Club
  • Andy's Jazz Club

    11 E Hubbard St 60611-3543 Chicago IL United States
    It was in 1975 when Scott Chisholm, took responsibility for operation of “Andy’s”. Mindful of the current clientele, neither the name/décor/focus was changed during this process. A short time later the building changed hands as investor interest changed, but Scott requested to stay in ownership of “Andy’s”…and has been the owner ever since! It was 1977 when traditional jazz promoters Penny Tyler and guitarist John Defauw literally turned the corner and set in motion the wheels of subtle change ...
    Price range: Moderate
Hydrate Nightclub Chicago
  • ZED451

    739 N Clark St 60654 Chicago IL United States
    ZED451 delivers a personal culinary experience through a perfect blend of fire-grilled fare, hand-carved rotisserie, and harvest tables.
    Price range: Expensive
Lizzie McNeill's Chicago
The Handlebar
Output Lounge
  • Output Lounge

    1758 W Grand Ave 60622 Chicago IL United States
    OUTPUT LOUNGE SPORTS BAR At Output Sports Bar, die-hard Chicago fans will never miss a winning moment with 16 TVs broadcasting every Bulls, Blackhawks, Bears, Cubs and Sox games, plus more. Come and enjoy two full-service bars, or grab a table and feast on our famous wings and assortment of mouth-watering foods from our menu. With a friendly waitstaff and a neighborhood environment, there’s no better place to cheer on your favorite Chicago teams.
    Price range: Moderate
Fremont Chicago
  • Fremont Chicago

    15 W Illinois St 60654 Chicago IL United States
    Fremont, located in the heart of River North, will transform into a different, vibrant atmosphere every month, where guests can enjoy cocktails, shareable plates, and unique events amidst artfully crafted décor. February = The Rio Carnival Experience March = The Spring Break: Life’s a Beach Experience April = Raining Rosé
    Price range: Moderate
Frosty’s A Christmas Bar
  • Frosty’s A Christmas Bar

    809 W Evergreen 60642 Chicago IL United States
    Find us at: Frosty’s Christmas Bar, the ultimate holiday pop-up concept is set to open in mid-November for a limited engagement. This unique concept, the first of its kind in the Chicago market, features three floors with five different seasonal environments including a Winter Wonderland, Nutcracker Nightclub, Santa’s Workshop, Naughty or Nice Lounge and Frosty’s Bar. General admission is $10 Sun, Weds, Thurs, $15.00 Friday and Saturday. Group experiences begin at $25.00 per person including admission, beverages, seasonal hors d’oeuvres ...
    Price range: Moderate
Kingston Mines
  • Kingston Mines

    2548 N Halsted Street 60614 Chicago IL United States
    Kingston Mines is a Chicago Blues music night club with two stages, two bands and food & continuous live music all night! Doc's Rib Joint, the kitchen at the back of Kingston Mines, features ribs, rib tips, wings, catfish, red beans & rice and more! Our kitchen is open all night as well. We are open every night of the year, including all holidays. Valet parking is available on the weekends.
    Price range: Moderate
Gilt Bar
  • Gilt Bar

    230 W Kinzie St 60654 Chicago IL United States
    Price range: Moderate
  • Benchmark

    1510 N Wells St 60610 Chicago IL United States
    BENCHMARK, A FOUR CORNERS® TAVERN, pairs great food and drinks with friendly service and strives to provide our customers with a powerful experience each time they visit. Our Benchmark concept is the perfect fit for the Old Town area in Chicago. The Benchmark menu includes some new and creative items as well as updated twists on familiar menu favorites. With 46 TV’s Benchmark is the perfect place to catch a game with old friends or make some new ones. The ...
    Price range: Moderate
  • Tunnel

    151 W Kinzie St 60654 Chicago IL United States
    Nestled above the John Barleycorn in River North, Chicago's newest premier lounge, Tunnel, opens its doors in February 2015. As the name suggests, the nondescript entrance on Kinzie Street opens to a hidden covered staircase inspired by London’s infamous urban tunnels. Blending the allure of a high-energy nightlife experience with VIP treatment, Tunnel aims to transform its venue on a nightly basis into a unique scene. As you climb each step, you begin to wonder what adventure awaits you upstairs. The ...
    Price range: Moderate
City Winery Chicago Riverwalk
  • City Winery Chicago Riverwalk

    11 W Riverwalk South 60601 Chicago IL United States
    Welcome to City Winery Chicago on the Riverwalk! We are excited to have a summer outpost location in the heart of downtown Chicago that complements our West Loop location. City Winery on the Chicago Riverwalk will provide Chicagoans and visitors a way to engage with the city in a unique way. Guests will have a truly special experience with locally and sustainably-made products. City Winery plans to bring what we do best in the West Loop to the Riverwalk. The menu will ...
    Price range: Moderate
Corcoran's Grill and Pub
  • Corcoran's Grill and Pub

    1615 N Wells St 60614 Chicago IL United States
    Corcoran's Grill & Pub is located in the heart of Chicago's Old Town neighborhood steps away from historic Second City. Open for lunch, dinner and late night featuring Irish & American food & drink. Space includes front patio, beer garden and back bar space perfect for private events.
    Price range: Moderate
Howells & Hood
  • Howells & Hood

    435 N Michigan Ave 60611 Chicago IL United States
    With 119 unique local and global beers on draft, Howells & Hood offers the largest draft selection in the city, and is a vibrant and energetic addition to the Magnificent Mile. Located in the base of Chicago’s iconic Tribune Tower, Howells & Hood pays homage to the building’s architects, John Howells and Raymond Hood, who were selected from more than 260 entrants in The Tribune Tower competition of 1922. Howells & Hood offers a menu of modern American food items you may ...
    Price range: Moderate
Joy District
  • Joy District

    112 W Hubbard 60654 Chicago IL United States
    Located in Chicago’s River North, Joy District combines a heightened dining experience with private enclosures, a roof top experience, and late night lounge. The chef-driven Asian Fusion menu created by Executive Chef Matt Wilde offers inventive interpretations of authentic Asian cuisine with a menu that has been elevated with the finest ingredients and personal twists. Featuring an emphasis on sharing, the menu at Joy District works well for groups of any size and ensures an exciting and upbeat experience. Whether ...
    Price range: Moderate
  • Federales

    180 N Morgan St 60607 Chicago IL United States
    Four Corners Joint Venture in the West Loop! Bringing you Tacos & Tequila for Lunch, Happy Hour and Dinner!
    Price range: Moderate
Disco Chicago
  • Disco Chicago

    111 W Hubbard St. 60654 Chicago IL United States
    DISCO is a chic, late-night club that offers guests a sexy and sophisticated room to dance the night away in, while drinking vintage champagne, craft cocktails and elevated bottle service. Conceptualized and designed by Bonhomme Hospitality Group (Celeste, Black Bull, Bordel, Fulton Market Kitchen), DISCO channels the glamour and globally-fueled character of the discotheques in 1970s New York City and Paris (Studio 54, the Loft, Paradise Garage, Chez Castel, Chez Régine). With a passion and focus for maintaining Chicago’s most authentic ...
Twisted Spoke
The Southern
Bangers & Lace
  • Bangers & Lace

    1670 W Division St 60622 Chicago IL United States
    Bangers & Lace is Wicker Park’s home for craft beer and sausage. A bar / restaurant with the feel of a Midwestern lodge, Bangers & Lace offers drinkers 32 draft beers from around the world, in addition to an extensive bottle selection. Why the name? “Bangers” is the British term for sausage, & “lace” stands for Brussels lace, the intricate veil of beer foam that clings to the side of the glass as it is consumed, indicating a well-crafted beer ...
    Price range: Inexpensive