• Elbo Room

    Rock, soul, acoustic & more fill out the nightly menu at this unassuming live music venue & lounge. The Elbo Room is a 21+ two story live music venue located in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. Since taking ownership in 1989 the Elbo Room has presented diverse live shows seven Read more [...]

  • The Drop Lounge

    Hip late-night shot & cocktail bar featuring DJ-driven sounds in a subterranean, cavelike space. Welcome to The Drop Lounge. Located at 1909 N Lincoln Ave, steps from Lincoln Park, enjoy unique cocktails, specialty drop shots or one of our many regional microbrews in an intimate, underground space.

  • ROCKS lakeview

    ROCKS Lakeview is the corner place that has something for everyone. Great food, awesome beers, big drinks and friendly service. If that isn’t enough for you how about our outdoor patio -- perfect for people watching, crazy burgers and signature cocktails? Still not enough? Well then I don’t think we are going to be friends. We are officially breaking up with you. It’s not you, it’s us.

  • The Closet

    The Closet is a neighborhood bar for the whole neighborhood. A staple in the Boystown community, the Closet walls have been a second home to many. The bar was established in July of 1978 by two women, Judi and Rose. This was quite the accomplishment especially when you consider…2 women…2 lesbians…starting a business in the 70’s.

  • Cesar’s Killer Margaritas – Broadway

    Check out Cesar's Mexican Restaurants for upcoming events and plan ahead, because seats will fill fast. Join us for an extraordinary time, killer drinks and delectable Mexican food for fun events such as Cinco de Mayo and Gay Pride Parade. Our celebrations and killer margaritas are great for any party or occasion. Our atmosphere consists of great aromas, luscious drinks, big smiles, spacious seating, and friendly staff.

  • Gallery Cabaret

    Quirky, low-key watering hole with live tunes nightly plus comedy & open-mike nights. Bucktown's premier destination for live music and drinks. Never a cover. Shows every night of the week. Our stage hosts all kinds of musical acts, four comedy shows each week and a poetry night and just added a fun bingo night with piano Read more [...]

  • Debonair Social Club

    Debonair is inspired by the romanticisms of a ‘social club’ of yesteryear. The neighborhood ‘Social Club’ was a meeting place, an event space, versatile, accessible and affordable for the community. While a darling among the hipster crowd, it is open to anyone out to celebrate life, love and the cultural obsessions of our times. Whether those be punk rock, dance, burlesque or limited-edition sneakers, all are welcome at the Debonair Social Club.