Chicago Sessions

NOTE: This list was made for my use when I first moved to Chicago. As such, it shouldn't be considered completely, possibly at all, accurate. Make sure you call before going to any of these venues.

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

Irish

Abbey Pub
3420 W Grace
8 PM - 11 PM
773-478-4408

Celtic Crossings
751 N Clark
6 PM (5-9PM?)
312-337-1005

Chief O’Neill’s
3471 N Elston
4-7 PM
773-473-5263

Hidden Shamrock
2723 N Halsted
3-6 PM (6 PM?)
773-883-0304

Nevin’s Pub
1450 Sherman, Evanston
2:30PM
773-645-5200/(847) 869-0450

Peggy Kinnaries
8 N Vail, Arlington Heights
1-4 PM
847-577-7733

McNamara’s
4328 W Irving Park
8 PM?
773-725-1800

Jazz

Jericho Coffee
2343 E 71st St
12 PM
773-684-8665

Quencher’s Saloon
2401 N Western
9:30 PM
773-276-9730

Velvet Lounge
2128 1/2 S Indiana
7 PM
312-791-9050

Big Joe’s
181 W Foster
8 PM - midnight
773-784-8755

Blues

Reservation Blues
1566 N Milwaukee
10 PM
847-869-0450

Jazz

Le Relais (does this place exist?)
3925 N Lincoln
9 PM
773-665-8965

Blues

Buddy Guy’s Legends
754 S Wabash
9:30 PM
$8 cover
312-427-0333

Irish

Celtic Knot
626 Church St, Evanston
7-10 PM
847-864-1679

Chief O’Neill’s
3471 N Elston
8-11 PM
773-473-5263

Healy’s Westside
7217 W. Madison St, Forest Park
??
(708) 366-4277

Cullen’s
3741 N Southport
9 PM - 11 PM
773-975-0600

Jazz

New Apartment Lounge
504 E 75th
10 PM - 3 AM
773-483-7728

Blues

Fantasy Lounge
4400 N Elston
9 PM
773-685-8083

Gallery Cabaret
2020 N Oakland
9 PM
773-489-5471

Irish

Irish American Heritage Center
4626 N. Knox
(773) 282-7035
7 pm (in room 302)

Kerry Piper
7900 Joliet Road, Willowbrook
8-10 PM
(630) 325-3732

Limerick Public House
13404 S Western Av, Blue Island
8 PM
(708) 388-6755

The Irish Oak
3511 N. Clark St.
8 pm
(773) 936-6669

Irish Times
8869 Burlington Ave, Brookfield
8 pm
(708) 485-8787

Blues

B.L.U.E.S.
2519 N Halsted
9 PM
773-528-1012

Irish

Edgewater Lounge
5600 N Ashland
8-11 PM
773-878-3343

McNamara’s
4328 W Irving Park
7-10 PM
773-725-1800

Slice of Chicago
36 S NW Highway, Palatine
??
708-991-2150

Blues

Fantasy Lounge
4400 N Elston
9 PM
773-685-8083

Jazz

Jericho Coffee
2343 E 71st St
12 PM?
773-648-8665

Irish

Phoney Mahoney’s
1206 N Market, Champaign
??
351-5855

Jazz

Some Like It Black
4500 S Michigan
4-8 PM
773-337-5004x2228