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Schubas Tavern

#1,015 of 8,042 Restaurants in Chicago
$$ - $$$,
3159 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657-3226
+1 773-525-2508
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
27 Nov 2017
“Nice Venue”
20 Oct 2017
“Great music”
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Pub, Bar
$$ - $$$
3159 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657-3226
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Went up to see Todd Carey do an album release party and show. The venue had good sound and the small bar being inside the same room of the venue was convenient. I didn’t have any food, just beer :-). Anyway, it is a good...More

Thank kevindL907DA
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Saw Lindi Ortega and Smooth Hound Smith. Awesome venue. Beer? Good enough a and very cool vibe. They rocked the place in 2015

1  Thank DBvw
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I wasn't sure what to expect when I booked the show, but when the doors opened up it is a great little venue to see a show. Stage can be easily seen with good acoustics. They have a little bar towards the back to get...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I was at Schubas for a Monday night event. It was a Release Party for Todd Carey and his Future Throwback Album. The acoustics in the venue were really good. I was able to park on the street about 100 feet away. The main bar...More

Thank kevindL907DA
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Nice tavern with a generous music venue. Beer was cold, with many choices, had some interesting cocktails - one with mezcal that was really nice - I don't remember what the name of it was.

Thank mandingohooper
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great venue for a show. The staff are friendly, the drinks are good, and the sound is great. I sincerely hope a band I love plays there again soon!

Thank Broadripple
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

There is a reason why this place is packed on weekends. The food is great, there's tons of adult beverages flowing, and there's a wide variety of alternative dishes using tofu, seitain and more. I had tofu sliders with BBQ sauce and Cole slaw -...More

Thank Bonnie T
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

A really great brunch menu. The crab cakes with eggs and hollandaise were wonderful. And the smoked pork with tomatillo and eggs was worth the visit.

Thank Fundrzr
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The food we had here was excellent. Typical bar menu items.The waitress was attentive. The atmosphere was dark but clean. There is an outside patio and entertainment. We were happy with cold beer and a juicy burger

Thank yarnluv
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My band's KOLARS and He's My Brother She's My Sister have played this venue and love this spot. Great sound and cool room. Not huge but big enough to throw a great show. Crowds always tend to be warm and enthusiastic. Also great that the...More

Thank robkolar
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Hotel Lincoln, Willows...you can hop a cta bus and almost anywhere for $2.25 a ride.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 35
Pub, Bar
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3159 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657-3226
    (Southport & Belmont)
  • Public Transportation: Schubas address is 3159 N Southport, the corner of Belmont & Southport, in Chicago, Illinois. Via public transportation, we are within walking distance of the Belmont Red/Purple/Brown line L train stop, as well as the #77 Belmont bus stop at Southport.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lakeview
  • Neighbourhood: Lakeview
  • Phone Number: +1 773-525-2508
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Longstanding venue for live music with full bar. New Tied House restaurant to open in 2017!
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