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Howl at the Moon Chicago

#170 of 7,936 Restaurants in Chicago}
$$ - $$$American, ,
26 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654-4606
+1 312-863-7427
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“cover charge” (27 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
$$ - $$$
26 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654-4606
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply intense. House band without exception the best I have ever seen. Visit 100% guarantee you will love it.

Thank Giles W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a 50 yr old mother of 3 and I took my daughter to Chicago. She wanted to visit Howl against my better judgement! It was a raucous night! I didn't care for the female piano players or the band like acoustics... too noisy....More

Thank nursenomo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thursday night out @ Howl at the Moon, great entertainment. Very talented artists. Thanks for a great night out.

1  Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great night out after a busy conference. This is a "must go" spot every time we are in town. The drinks are great but the entertainment is amazing!

1  Thank Sydmo8299
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After our conference dinner our group wanted to find a place to have some fun. This place was amazing. We danced for hours. The music was phenomenal. A group of very talented musicians kept rotating between instruments which included 2 pianos. I would love to...More

1  Thank Melanie P
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Awesome place with plenty of band members that play all your favorites all night long. Dueling pianos, but drums, fiddle, guitar and more. The musicians all seem to be able to play many instruments and sing quite well. They all take turns and while you...More

2  Thank Beezhjack
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Top seating area of bar was open, but we were told we couldn't sit there -it was "closed". Other couples were told the same. Two groups of 6 came in and could sit there-still plenty of seating left for others. Wth! Signature drink tasted like...More

Thank StephSchmitt
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We had an absolutely great time. During the week there is a cover $5 charge and on the weekend $10.The musicians were very talented and entertaining.

Thank Shawn F
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing music by the group of musicians. They play piano, guitar, bass and drums while signing entertaining songs. We danced all night and made our suggestions to the band. We had so much fun that we went 2 nights in a row. A must in...More

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We came here on July 8. We stayed at the Hyatt Place in River North and they gave free admission passes so we did not have to pay the cover charge at the door. The place was absolutely packed so finding seats was a little...More

1  Thank RonnieSp
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Response from 28Angel | Reviewed this property |
We had a quesadilla that was actually very good. I wasn't expecting much but it was tasty and had plenty of chicken.
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Response from ChrisCNanaimo | Reviewed this property |
I just checked. $5 during the week and $10 on weekends (special events would be different)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
19:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 W Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60654-4606
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-863-7427
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Ready to Howl, Chicago? Howl at the Moon is the #1 nightlife spot that’s keeping Chicago’s River North dancing! Part bar and part concert, Howl at the Moon creates a non-stop party with live music performed in a high-energy setting. This isn’t your average piano bar, Chicago. Get on the dance floor and join our talented musicians in rocking out to your favorite songs while trying our signature drinks! You’ll hear everything from pop to classic rock to hip-hop. It’s the best Chicago nightlife has to offer!

Howl at the Moon’s energetic and interactive setting creates the perfect atmosphere for any type of special events in Chicago. We’re the live music bar that always throws a non-stop party. It doesn’t matter if you’re celebrating a bachelorette party, birthday party, or planning a corporate event, any group event at Howl at the Moon is guaranteed to make for a memorable night. It’s the most fun you’ll have at a dance bar in Chicago!
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