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Dancing, comedy and magic! Oh my.

I’ve seen a few shows here at Uptown Underground and they never disappoint. The dance and variety... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
curlyhead319
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Chicago, Illinois
An Uptown Surprise.

Had a very nice time at UU last week. Fun show, fun staff. Fun. No food, though, and that's the... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Mike W
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Glencoe, Illinois, United States
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The show at 7:00 was wonderful, MC very funny, magic by To-mas okay but entertaining, performers were great. Bar scene for mixed drinks - okay availability but plastic cups. I get it, you don't want glass around but its okay for glass beer bottles? Low...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Jenn K, Owner at Uptown Underground, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thanks Craig. We actually usually serve in glass, but switched to plastic just for Pride weekend. Sorry you were unimpressed. We definitely recommend that people check out one of the great restaurants in the neighborhood before or after the show.

Reviewed 1 May 2018

I read the website and they said it was a show with men performers and female with other for the show. It is not a show it is stripper with pasties. Sucked.More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Jenn K, Owner at Uptown Underground, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hi Colleen - I see that you also reviewed us on Facebook. I don't know which show you saw or what you are referring to in terms of male & female performers, but we retain that the art of burlesque is vastly different than attending...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

I’ve seen a few shows here at Uptown Underground and they never disappoint. The dance and variety show is so fun and funny. It’s easy to forget your technology and be part of an engaging and lively show. I recently saw the magic show here...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Jenn K, Owner at Uptown Underground, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words! We'll look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice time at UU last week. Fun show, fun staff. Fun. No food, though, and that's the only drawback.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mike W
SocialTheoremDA, Public Relations Manager at Uptown Underground, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Hey Mike! So happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us! We love to hear our guests have fun!

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

A wonderful night to lose your cares and immerse yourself into laughter and wonder. This is definitely a diamond in the rough. Very clean establishment, very welcoming, bar is well stocked, very relaxing.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

Thank you so much for coming out and for the lovely review! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Saw the 2 hour show with Fred Zimmerman, the Chicago Mentalist, excellent show, he is witty as well as talented.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ttkura
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The magicians are fantastic! We had a wonderful time. Definitely going back! We've gone twice already.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We thought we were in for a fun night at the "Acrobatica Infiniti Circus After Dark," but what we got was a very talkative MC trying to stall A LOT of time between five minute sets. Intermission happened 30 minutes in - after three very...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Magic before the show, magic after the show, and magic WAS the show. We went with friends and everyone had a blast. A full service bar and a very friendly staff all combined with the AMAZING magic to create a memorable evening. Oh, yes, we...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Went to see the magic show tonight. It was flipping amazing. If you enjoy magic at all you really should make an effort to go to the show. I would go back and see this again it was as good as any big Vegas show

Date of experience: February 2017
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