Bars in Uptown

Recommended Bars in Uptown

  • Agami
    Japanese
    Agami Uptown
    This sushi spot and bar is a psychedelic fun house of aquatic-themed design. Bulbous columns rise from the floor like giant sea anemones; a video wash turns one wall into a prismatic waterfall; a wide flat-screen monitor embedded in the »
  • Big Chicks
    Gay Bar
    Big Chicks Uptown
    Around since 1986, this welcoming gay bar regularly plays host to dance parties and other special events, but it remains a cozy neighborhood place first and foremost—there's even a free buffet on Sunday evenings. Owner Michelle Fire has extended her »
  • Carol's Pub
    Music venue
    Carol's Pub Uptown
    The closest thing to a genuine country honky-tonk in Chicago, this lovable, run-down corner bar—smelling of 30 years of spilled beer—offers an all-country jukebox, all-night sets on the weekends by a solid country cover band called Diamondback, and cheap beer »
  • Green Mill
    Music venue
    Green Mill Uptown  4
    Classic Chicago in bar form, Uptown’s Green Mill isn’t unlike a pricey glass of champagne with a fleck of cigarette ash floating near the rim. In operation since 1907 and once a haunt for Capone and showbiz personalities, the lauded »

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