Want More? Skip the stand-and-model parade and head to this laid-back Uptown saloon, where community matriarch Michelle Fire serves tasty victuals to sunburned boys and girls at her famous Sunday buffets and keeps the rest of the week happening with tons of food Chicago s best gay bars range from dive bars to drink specials like buck burgers on Mondays and all-out dance parties on weekends.
Not only is this place a favorite pit-stop for locals, it also draws in celebrities like Lady Gaga. Photo via Yelp.
My Account. I can show you dive bars. Liv Lawson is a Chicago-based writer. And parking is found easily nearby. Pissed off? A silver disco ball throws bright spots onto tomato-red walls and a mini karaoke stage at one of the longest-standing Polish joints in this area.
View all posts by Courtney Rios. Joining her on a typical night is a smattering of hipsters and a few pool-playing men who are clearly quite protective of their tavern and its matriarch.
Ilene's expert tip : Happy Hour is offered every day Monday-Thursday 4 p. Chicago en es. Still, one night the man went with a friend, and saw a woman clearly third-wheeling with a couple. This is the place to be when you want to be entertained in comfort. Like gentrification, but in reverse.
The massive, moodily lit, two-story space hosts regular burlesque acts, aerialists, contortionists, illusionists Chicago s best gay bars range from dive bars to even fire breathers. This bare-bones dive is known for its constant stream of live bands and for being one of the oldest bars on Halsted.
Ilene's expert tip : Check the website for daily drink specials and Twitter for upcoming events, plus there's no cover on Thursdays before 10 p. Read more. Spanning two levels, the bar hosts an assortment of events, from sports watch parties to friendly mixers, drag shows and comedy video nights.
What do you get when you put a sign on your door stating that nobody under the age of 23 can enter? Town Hall Pub is located at N. Dinner and shows are on offer Thursday through Saturday evenings.