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BIG Bar

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Fun. Good view of Hyatt lobby. No happy hour, though.

Good place to stop after meetings, conventions, etc. Noisy and no happy hour, though. Can get... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
MNKate2016
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Big and beautiful

The bar itself is part of the large lobby of the hotel. The bartender was very friendly and made... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Robert P
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8 May 2018
“Fun. Good view of Hyatt lobby. No happy hour, though.”
6 Mar 2018
“Big and beautiful”
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151 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601-3764
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great cocktails, snacks and friendly staff. Nice setting busy at times. Lots of seating super large bar.

Thank COBDR2018
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This place is one of the best places to hangout in Chicago. It has all kind of drinking options and the best part of it is the view from the bar. A perfect place to take your date!

Thank VijayT
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

In the hotel lobby you don’t expect much but this “tower “ is impressive. Great meeting place for anyone needing a late night drink in a huge hotel

Thank amy c
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Good place to stop after meetings, conventions, etc. Noisy and no happy hour, though. Can get really busy and crowded.

Thank MNKate2016
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Asked for a classic cocktail and was told “we don’t have the ingredients”. Went to another bar at same hotel across the lobby and the same cocktail I had asked about was listed as a featured cocktail. To me, an unbelievable answer for a place...More

Thank beth2527
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

The bar itself is part of the large lobby of the hotel. The bartender was very friendly and made sure that we're taken care of. The top shelf drinks were extremely topshelf... considering they were two stories off the ground. I was there for bar...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

We stopped at the Big Bar after a nice dinner on Michigan Avenue. Had some really fun drinks from their extensive drink menu. Service was a little slow , but the bartenders made some excellent nightcaps.

Thank John H
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Went here for drinks and they were small but for a big price. Slow service and only big drink was the beer tower- disappointing when there are many other great bars downtown.

Thank Ntaylor720
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This bar in the Hyatt Hotel is truly well named and does a variety of cocktails, draught beers, bottled beers and wines by the glass and bottle. It has a short food menu with a good flatbread pizza, perfect if you have missed dinner or...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Love this place. The biggest bar in Chicago. A little pricey, but fun drinks and atmosphere. We came here 20 years ago and it was great then too.

Thank Carolyn B
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