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House of Blues Chicago

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Very good food. I recommend the jalapeño cornbread. We went sunday afternoon.This was the only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alejandro l
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Fantastic shows, gorgeous space. The welcoming atmosphere and unique decor make this place feel... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
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“jambalaya”(17 reviews)
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329 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60654-2681
Near North Side
+1 312-923-2033
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Did the Gospel Brunch on Sunday morning. Fabulous gospel choir gave a real lift to the day and to the soul. Whatever your religious beliefs this is a fabulously enjoyable time. Food is various and more than plentiful. Just brilliant. Second visit was for dinner...More

Thank GregTanner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food. I recommend the jalapeño cornbread. We went sunday afternoon.This was the only blues venue we could find that allows kids. The place is full of blues memorabilia, which by itself is enought to justify the visit. The music is good, but if...More

Thank alejandro l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fun night at the House of Blues. It was an experience. The music was very loud but they had some talented musicians. The crowd was having fun. The food was good! Not outstanding but good. Service was just fine. They were very...More

Thank Kat C
HOBMarketingManager, Manager at House of Blues Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kat- Thank you for coming into House of Blues. Our musicians love what they do and are quite talented! We would like to hear more about your experience and how we could help make it better in the future. If you wouldn't mind emailing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic shows, gorgeous space. The welcoming atmosphere and unique decor make this place feel surprisingly intimate for it’s size. The food is alright, if over price though they let you skip the line if you go to the restaurant before a show.

Thank Arinwolfe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good, not great. Atmosphere, music and decor very good. Service was slow and had to flag the waiter down often. Seems they’ve jumped on the no-straw bandwagon which is a deal breaker for me when drinking a mixed drink. Unable to stir and...More

Thank Boatdrinks65
HOBMarketingManager, Manager at House of Blues Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there- Thank you for your feedback and we apologize for the service you received. We would like to speak to you regarding your experience further to eliminate this problem in the future. Could you please email hobchimgmt@gmail.com with your phone number and a good...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just stumbled upon the house of blues on a visit to Chicago. Had a great dining experience with excellent live blues music on stage. Waiting staff couldn't have been more helpful.

Thank William M
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We come here everytime we’re in Chicago. It’s just a fun place to stop and look around even if you aren’t going to eat or see any shows.

Thank hreeves617
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Check The website for schedules.. Many types of genres, not just blues. I absolutely loved the Sunday gospel brunch. Here’s a tip for ya- 12... 12 house of blues in existence. This information can win you a coffee mug before entering the theatre for Sunday...More

Thank George L
Reviewed 7 September 2018

I am a music journalist, coming all the way from Italy, and I desperately wanted to attend the Gospel Brunch at the famous House of Blues! The location itself seemed to me like a guarantee of professionalism and respect for (holy) music and its heritage....More

Thank Ruissella
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Very characteristic and central jazz club in Chicago. Very professional bar service at reasonable prices.

Thank Marco G
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30 August 2018|
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Response from GirlTurtle | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I cannot answer. I was just there for St. Patrick's Day and listened to the Irish performers.
4 June 2018|
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Response from Pe L | Reviewed this property |
There will be a separate line for a concert. Someone from security checks for bags and ID’s. Hope this answers your question
20 April 2018|
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Response from Elvia N | Reviewed this property |
I’m sure they have a door for that. Have fun!