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Bars and nightlife in Uptown, Chicago

Top bars

Jazz Club
“The Green Mill is sophisticated informality, warm glowing atmosphere steeped in the heady sounds of the early ’30s and ’40s; it was actually patterned after Clark Monroe’s Uptown House in Harlem (as it was during the ’40s). Uniquely comfortable to all audiences from the sequined Saturday night date to the progressively dressed offbeat student, the magic of the Mill is that the audience commingles in its mutual respect for the music. I”
  • 251 locals recommend
Beer Bar
“Creative Belgian-focused eats go with loads of brews at this lively hang that's 21 & older only.”
  • 177 locals recommend
Gay Bar
“My favorite North Side bar. Delicious food, amazing drinks, perfect atmosphere. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Bar
“Cozy bar featuring pub food & whisky/beer flights in a low-lit setting with a dog-friendly patio.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Bar
“This place has an awesome menu for brunch AND dinner, a great bar to just get drinks and on one side of the place (its pretty big!) they have pool table and shuffle board. Its great for Salads too (crispy chicken salad 100%) They also have a GREAT veggie burger!”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bar
“This is a Chicago dive bar at it's best and if you come in the winter you need to get their warm glogg. Throw some money in the jukebox because that's a thing you never get to do and sit for a minute without looking at your phone.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
“Incredible peking duck. Don't expect service...but the food makes it 100% worth it.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
“Mediterranean/Persian menu (much of it vegetarian) & lunch buffet served in a bright, airy space.”
  • 20 locals recommend

Nightclubs

Jazz Club
“The Green Mill is sophisticated informality, warm glowing atmosphere steeped in the heady sounds of the early ’30s and ’40s; it was actually patterned after Clark Monroe’s Uptown House in Harlem (as it was during the ’40s). Uniquely comfortable to all audiences from the sequined Saturday night date to the progressively dressed offbeat student, the magic of the Mill is that the audience commingles in its mutual respect for the music. I”
  • 251 locals recommend
Gay Bar
“My favorite North Side bar. Delicious food, amazing drinks, perfect atmosphere. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Lounge
“The people watching cannot be beat. Whether you're a fan of Karaoke or not this place is great to end up at when things start to get fuzzy”
  • 10 locals recommend
Night Club
“Speakeasy-themed club in a warehouse like space with classic cocktails & cabaret & burlesque acts.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
“ Low-key nightspot & bar featuring late-night Asian fusion eats & occasional live music.”
  • 1 local recommends
Night Club
“Cabaret and burlesque club in the basement of a beautiful vintage building. Used to be a speakeasy owned by Al Capone. ”
  • 1 local recommends

Music venues

Jazz Club
“The Green Mill is sophisticated informality, warm glowing atmosphere steeped in the heady sounds of the early ’30s and ’40s; it was actually patterned after Clark Monroe’s Uptown House in Harlem (as it was during the ’40s). Uniquely comfortable to all audiences from the sequined Saturday night date to the progressively dressed offbeat student, the magic of the Mill is that the audience commingles in its mutual respect for the music. I”
  • 251 locals recommend
Music Venue
“A popular concert hall that plays a variety of music. They're known for playing the aftershows to Lollapalooza!”
  • 53 locals recommend
Music Venue
“The Riviera Theatre is a central part of the Chicago’s past and present. Transformed into a private nightclub in 1986, the Riviera Theatre is now one of Chicago’s premier concert and special events venues. The Riviera has hosted many of the world’s greatest performers and entertainers throughout the years and is also available for private functions. Its grand design and beauty make it a perfect location for a variety of events”
  • 34 locals recommend
Jazz Club
“Awesome live music, longest running poetry slam in the U.S., great bands, old speak-easy, beautiful 1920's bar/club”
  • 6 locals recommend
Jazz Club
“The Green Mill is a historical jazz club that offers a broad spectrum of jazz music and the infamous Sunday night Poetry Slam. It maintain's a 40's atmosphere but in a friendly, laid back style. ”
  • 1 local recommends