Many Chicago bars offer happy hour specials with great drink deals and food specials. Here’s a list of places that offer free food as well as good deals.


McGees Tavern & Grille

950 W. Webster
Chicago, IL‎
(773) 549-8200‎

Located in the DePaul neighborhood, McGees Tavern & Grille is a bar with great happy hour specials. You won’t want to miss the free buffet from 6:00-8:00PM every Thursday or free pizza late on Friday nights/ Saturday mornings at 12:15AM.

Joe's Bar Happy Hour


Joe’s Bar On Weed St.

940 W. Weed St
(312) 337-3486

Joe’s is a warehouse-style venue located near Lincoln Park in Chicago and specializes in sports, live music and private parties. Get some free popcorn and chill out with some cheap drink specials any day of the week.


755 S Clark St.
Chicago, IL‎
(312) 786-1161‎

Blackie’s is a boisterous South Loop bar/restaurant with great burgers and breakfast and has been here for 65 years, long before Printer’s Row was an area. Blackie’s has great free carved beef and turkey sandwiches at happy hour.