Bars in Lincoln Park

Recommended Bars in Lincoln Park

  • Balena
    Italian
    Balena Lincoln Park
    Balena's cocktail program, based on the bitter herbal Italian liqueurs known as amari, assigns placement on scale of bitterness from one to ten. The resulting drinks are across-the-board approachable yet still manage to be interesting, from the sweet, citrus-kissed chartreuse-and-gin »
  • Barn & Company
    Barbecue/Ribs
    Barn & Company Lincoln Park
    This is no roadside shack, but an inoffensively furbished barbecue joint and bar with a full complement of sports-dominated wide-screen TVs; the enclosed patio is lovely, though the nearby el is a conversation killer, particularly around rush hour. I was »
  • Barrelhouse Flat
    Craft Cocktails
    Barrelhouse Flat Lincoln Park
    The deliciously overwhelming cocktail list is a nod to the voluminous offerings over at the Violet Hour, where Barrelhouse partner Stephen Cole spent countless hours muddling and tincturing. The Elk's Own, one of two whiskey cocktails available under the "Egg" »
  • Delilah's
    Music Bar
    Delilah's Lincoln Park
    Imagine if every last bit of grit, street cred, authenticity, and tattooed flesh in all of Lincoln Park were forced into one delightfully creaky, dimly lit, two-story bar. Wait, that actually happened. And if that's not enough, the whiskey selection »
  • The Drinkingbird
    Craft Cocktails
    The Drinkingbird Lincoln Park
    The dressed-up bar food and craft drinks at this 60s-style bar and lounge amid the strip malls on Clybourn might blow Guy Fieri's mind. A jerk-spiced burger? Bratwurst made in-house? He'd have a coronary, and I might have too if »
  • Local Option
    Bar/Lounge
    Local Option Lincoln Park  1
    With a handwritten sign inside reading "Welcome Nerds (You Know Who You Are)," custom neon for Mikkeller and Evil Twin above the bar, and a huge skull-and-crossbones mural whose German motto translates to "Shit beer will kill you," Local Option »

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