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Address: 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60202-1337
Phone Number: +1 847-492-8860
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Great space

The new owners turned a random back room into an awesome spot. The sound quality is insanely good! The acts are great. And the drink prices are so reasonable. Staff is super... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Julianna312
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The new owners turned a random back room into an awesome spot. The sound quality is insanely good! The acts are great. And the drink prices are so reasonable. Staff is super friendly as well. Great place for a date or night with a couple of friends.

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Thank Julianna312
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56 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

SPACE is a small and intimate venue with tables in front of the stage and standing room in back. The sound there is great. The staff was friendly. The drinks are not expensive and you can even grab some pizza and eat during the show. I was there to see Reve Carney playing. I'm not sure if works for every... More 

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Thank Bruna D
Chicago, Illinois
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89 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you are a local or visiting, this venue is something special. This is not a local band bar, these are all recording artists. This room is set up cabaret style, tables in front, standing room in back. The sound beyond compare, I am a live music fanatic and to see a show here is really something special.

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Thank Steve S
West Chicago, Illinois
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64 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are always looking for our favorite artists to play at Space. Online reservations are a breeze and easy to choose a table. There is a restaurant attached and it also allows you to order pizza and bring it in to the show. The premium liquor selection is great and prices not bad. The wait staff there are great and... More 

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Thank Roseann P
Evanston, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great sound good pizza and beer. Try and reserve a table or you may stand all evening. We have often been unfamiliar with the musicians but always pleasantly entertained.

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Thank Pamela Z
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place not only gets great talent consistently, but the crowd is smart and attentive and knows their music! Great ambiance, and an intimate experience with the artists.

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Thank Josh O
Chicago's North Shore, Illinois
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73 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The pizza and the music is great. Certainly not a quiet date night place. Atmosphere is almost a bit static

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Thank diner574
Evanston, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

I saw a couple of cool singers here that have been famous but have fallen off the top 40s concert tour circuit but still musicians you want to see because they are great at what they do. The Venue is really quaint and you can see well from anywhere in the establishment. However, I think the seating could be changed... More 

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South Haven, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

First time going there. Went to see Reeve Carney. It reminds me of a 50's nightclub. It has tables on the main floor and general admissions on the sides of the stage. It feels like they are doing an MTV Unplugged session. Tickets were reasonably priced. Definitely will go again.

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Thank Heather R
Evanston, Illinois
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48 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very intimate with some great talent performing. There is not a bad seat in the house. See Arturo Sandaval when he plays there. Actually the first row may be too close.

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Thank Jim B

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