1326 W. Madison St., Chicago
Located in the West Loop, this sports bar features upscale bar food and a plethora of specialty beers on draft, and in bottles. Grab a bite and watch a game, while sampling the ample eye candy around the room.
The Hunt Club
1100 N. State St., Chicago
Located in the Gold Coast, this place stays busy 7 days a week, with themed nights like Old School Mondays, The Blues Wednesdays and Totally Tubular Thursdays. Our fave? Single To Mingle Fridays, featuring specials like $3 Liquid Courage shots.
444 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago
This three-level bar and restaurant in River North is always crowded. Play pool with your friends while working up the courage to ask the hottie at the bar for their digits.
56 W. Illinois, Chicago
This nightclub is literally underground. Among the diverse crowd, you will see the occasional celebrity or two as well. Sip on cocktails while dancing to the latest hits, and mingling with Chicago’s best and brightest.
Bull & Bear
431 N. Wells St., Chicago
Located steps away from the Financial District and Merchandise Mart, this bar is a great after-work spot to mingle with fellow professionals. Check out the personal table tap, where guests can pay-as-they-pour and avoid having to get the bartender’s attention.
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