Chicago Live Music Bars & Clubs
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Although the southern cajun style food is great, the real reason to come to the House of Blues is the music. One of Chicago's most popular music venues...
American | Cajun | Jazz Blues | Live Music | Rock
Casual dress Jazz club & restaurant serving pizza, burgers & salads while playing live Jazz music throughout the day & evening.
American | Pizza | Jazz Blues | Live Music
Jilly's Piano Bar features live music entertainment 7 nights a week. Enjoy a wide selection of wine, martinis & scotch. You can also purchase cigars...
Happy Hour | Live Music | Lounge | Martini | Piano
As one of the Chicago's oldest jazz clubs, the Backroom features a multi level room both having great views of the stage where you will usually find local...
Jazz Blues | Live Music | Lounge | Upscale
DJ | Live Music | Neighborhood and Dive | Sports
American | Carryout | College | Jazz Blues | Live Music
Although a bit touristy, this spot offers the best views in the city on a clear night. The lounge is kept extremely dark to maximize southern and western...
American | Carryout | Seafood | Jazz Blues | Live Music
Stately and very chic, this Chicago staple provides the perfect backdrop to a celebration or night when you're out to impress. The dress code sets the...
American | Carryout | Dance | Jazz Blues | Live Music
This place, which is located on the first floor of a vintage apartment building, has been around for 65 years. Its zebra wallpaper, leather booths, and...
Live Music | Lounge | Piano
Established in 1989, this tiny venue is open 365 days a year, and Lonie Walker, who founded the place, still plays three nights a week. Live music is offered...
Jazz Blues | Live Music | Lounge | Piano
Famous for serving tasty frog legs, this restaurant is owned by the same folks as Gibson's Steakhouse next door. The menu at Hugo's focuses on seafood,...
American | Carryout | Catering | Seafood | Live Music
Colorful, loud, and festive, this Nuevo Latino eatery serves up flavorful, spicy food with an extra emphasis on flair and presentation.
Carryout | Cuban | Latin | Live Music | Lounge
It sports Prohibition-era decor, and low lighting sets the mood. The martini is the signature drink, and cabaret-style pianists and singers entertain nightly....
Cigar | Live Music | Martini | Piano