March 31, 2020
Our 8 Favorite Downtown Chicago Bars
By LLCR Staff

The Windy City is packed with unique spots to gather for drinks. Discover eight of the hottest downtown Chicago bars:

Fight Club– 111 Wacker Dr- When you and friends are looking to get creative with the evening, spend your night out over a few rounds of drinks and high-tech darts. Munch on light seafood bites at happy hour prices Monday through Thursday, 4 pm to 6 pm. This chic bar is situated right in the Loop along the Chicago River.

Ace Bounce– 230 N Clark St- Located directly below Fight Club, this one-of-a-kind bar offers even more adult beverages and exhilarating games. Choose to play traditional ping pong, futuristic wonderball, or old-school beer pong. Monday through Friday, from 4 to 6 pm, you can enjoy a wide selection of deals on liquor, beer, and grub.

Cindy’s– 12 S Michigan Ave- If you’re looking for incredible drinks and equally impressive views, you have to stop by this iconic Chicago bar. Therooftop lounge, located along Michigan Avenue within the Chicago Athletic Association, is known for its undisturbed views of Millenium Park and the Chicago Harbor. 

SafeHouse– 60 E Ontario St- When you step inside this bar, you enter the secret world of a spy. Your mission begins when you pass the ultimate test of locating the red door. From there, you can enjoy hearty meals, signature-themed cocktails, and even more covert operations.

The Signature Room– 875 N Michigan Ave- Located on the 95th floor of the John Hancock building, this upscale lounge boasts sweeping views of the city and water, along with top-notch libations. Stop by as the sun’s going down or grab a night-cap accompanied by the lit-up downtown Chicago in your peripherals.

Three Dots and a Dash435 N Clark St- This speakeasy tiki-bar, tucked away in an alley, is hard to compare to any other Chicago bar. With over 200 rums, luau bites, and Polynesian decor, this funky slice of paradise will have you forgetting you’re still in the Midwest. 

Bub City– 435 N Clark St- This vibrant spot operates as a barbeque restaurant by day, and honky-tonk by night. Spend your evening sipping on some whiskey and jamming to live country tunes. Take advantage of the daily drink and food specials from 3 to 6 pm. 

Offshore– 100 E Grand Ave- As the nation’s largest rooftop venue, Navy Pier’s brand new rooftop bar is sure to make your jaw drop. Soak up the panoramic views of Lake Michigan and the city skyline with a drink in hand and a chef-driven Californian cuisine on your plate.

Stop by these downtown Chicago bars for delicious drinks and a guaranteed good time!

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