Gay Bars

Recommended Gay Bars

  • Berlin
    Music venue
    Berlin Lakeview
    Off the Boystown path you’ll find Berlin, the longtime pan-cultural late-night institution frequented by queer folks, straight singles and couples, fetish fiends, drag queens, and everyone in between. Celebrated for its eclectic mix of alternative electronic music and video as »
  • 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 »
  • Second Story Bar
    Bar/Lounge
    Second Story Bar Gold Coast/Mag Mile/Streeterville
    Second Story's reputation preceded it. I'd heard for years about a North Michigan Avenue bar, perhaps mythic, that was proximate to but untouched by the Mag Mile's hypercapitalist excess, its Burberried masses, its clog of traffic and light and iParaphernalia. »

Gay Bars

    • Progress Bar
      3359 N. Halsted St.
      Chicago, IL, 60657
      773-697-9268
    • Roscoe's
      3356 N. Halsted
      Chicago, IL, 60657
      773-281-3355
    • Scarlet
      3320 N. Halsted St.
      Chicago, IL, 60657
      773-348-1053
    • Scot's Bar
      1829 W. Montrose
      Chicago, IL, 60613
      773-528-3253
    • Sidecar Bar
      6920 N. Glenwood Ave.
      Chicago, IL,
      773-764-2826
    • Sidetrack
      3349 N. Halsted St.
      Chicago, IL, 60657
      773-477-9189
    • SoFo Tap
      4923 N. Clark
      Chicago, IL,
      773-784-7636
    • The Call Bar
      1547 W. Bryn Mawr
      Chicago, Illinois, 60660
      (773) 334-2525

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