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Dive bar

Went with a couple of friends we met for a late night drink. Reminds me of an English pub. Good... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
IAN D
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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FAMOUS hangout

When I am in Chicago I come to here since more than 25 years. It is my favorite hangout.25 years... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Hans-Heinrich K
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8 Sep 2018
“Dive bar”
18 Jul 2018
“FAMOUS hangout”
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Went with a couple of friends we met for a late night drink. Reminds me of an English pub. Good choice of beers and very reasonable prices.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

When I am in Chicago I come to here since more than 25 years. It is my favorite hangout.25 years speak for itself.

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Music not too loud. Drinks good. Service very good. Love peanuts and they are on the floor. Just a good place to hang out.

Thank Minnybill
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Skip the big bars and go to the small neighborhood bars like this one. The daytime bartender is great and adds to the atmosphere. Do not try the “Chicago Handshake “ drink unless you enjoy paint thinner. 😀. Free peanuts and open air seating

Thank RRH01
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

This place has a classic jukebox and pours a great drink. On a street better know for college hangouts this is a classic bar. Better late at night.

Thank DKS44
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I even hate to say that but this place is amazing. The bartender shakes your hand and you give him your name to run a tab, old school. They serve peanuts that you throw on the floor and the place has such an awesome vibe....More

Thank joeshelley41
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Awesome place to sit in the front of the bar and people watch. Free peanuts and cold beer...what more could you ask for!! Staff very friendly! Will definitely be back!

Thank AliJo36
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great little quirky pub with free monkey nuts. :) There is a 60's style juke box for music and everyone sings and dances along. Great fun in this pub

Thank tix83
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This is where you go for beer and/or shots. And endless peanuts in the shell. And the shells go on the floor. It works. Simple. Everyone knows each other but will be quick to include you if you come with an open attitude. Don't expect...More

Thank JAG2021
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Was expecting this to be a great local bar with good value drinks and atmosphere. For s bar of this type the price charged for tap beer is just too high. No food menu. I appreciate that Chicago is an expensive city but this is...More

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Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
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find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
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