Lincoln Park Happy Hour Guide

You can always find happy hour in Lincoln Park, and we don’t limit it to just one hour! Check out the best spots in town to wind down on delicious bites and half-priced drinks after a long day of work.

North – Clybourn

80 Proof
1500 N. Wells
80 Proof gives guests a unique dining-to-nightlife experience offering a full bar and approachable menu focused on shareable bar bites, spreads on toast, a selection of grain and salad bowls & handheld offerings.

Benchmark Bar
1510 N. Wells
Benchmark pairs great food and drinks with friendly service and strives to provide their customers with a powerful experience each time they visit.

King’s Dining & Entertainment
1500 N. Clybourn
Entertainment venue with 16 bowling lanes, game tables, updated American eats & specialty cocktails.

Tecalitlan Mexican Kitchen & Margarita Bar
1538 N. Clybourn in NEWCITY
Family owned establishment and long time favorite for Chicagoans, Tecalitlan has been serving up authentic Mexican cuisine served since 1973.

Lakefront – Clark

Casati’s Modern Italian
444 W. Fullerton
Casati’s Modern Italian offers prime quality food at a great price point to introduce Chicagoans to the real tastes of Italy.

Frank’s Bar
2503 N. Clark
A bar specializing in serving anything from a traditional martini to an ice cold glass of beer.

Gaslight Bar & Grill
2450 N. Clark
Gaslight Bar & Grille is a neighborhood bar that features creative culinary, great drinks, outstanding service and an amazing patio!

2100 W. Irving Park
Long-running pub serving Italian-American fare in relaxed environs with a beer garden & TVs.

Lincoln – Halsted

2683 N. Halsted
Located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park area, aliveOne combines the very best of music and spirits. Separated into two different rooms, the front bar offers a fully stocked bar and 16 different beers on tap, including some of the best microbrews Chicago and the country have to offer.

Broken English Taco Lincoln Park
2576 N. Lincoln
Broken Taco’s brunch menu stars both traditional and modern breakfast ingredients – alongside creative breakfast cocktails, Mexican sodas and micheladas – in a wildly colorful, art-filled storefronts with seasonal outdoor seating.

2771 N. Lincoln
Bar with more than 300 varieties of whiskey plus movie nights & DJs spinning punk/rock/ska music.

2075 N. Lincoln
Sidle up to the bar and chat with the neighbors at this New American restaurant in the heart of Lincoln Park.

2265 N. Lincoln
Large portions of American fare & specialty cocktails in a casual setting with comfy booths & TVs.

Kirkwood Bar & Grill
2934 N. Sheffield
Kirkwood is a neighborhood sports bar with a spacious beer garden, dog friendly sidewalk cafe, and unique indoor space that houses fans of Nebraska Football and Indiana Basketball.

Lincoln Station
2430-32 N. Lincoln
Local hangout with a focus on local beer, large menu (with many stuffed potatoes) & daily specials.

1925 N. Lincoln
Ranalli’s, the longstanding neighborhood pizza joint in Lincoln Park, has catered to locals, sports fans, families, pizza devotees, students, sports players, and beach go-ers for more than 45 years.

Armitage – Halsted

2020 N. Halsted
Established in 1980 Beaumont Bar and Grill has been serving Lincoln Park as well as the entire Chicago land area for over thirty years.

Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba
2024 N. Halsted
Enjoy Spanish-inspired sweet & savory favorites and a Bloody Mary bar

Glascott’s Groggery
2158 N. Halsted
Glascott’s Saloon—also known as Glascott’s Groggery—has been quenching thirsts since 1937, and is still owned and operated by a never-ending supply of Glascott’s (Four generations).

J9 Wine Bar
1961 N. Halsted
More than just a bar, J9 Wine Bar is a gem for grown-ups in the heart of Lincoln Park. Enjoy catching up with friends, date night, or a book in one of their cozy seating options.

Kincade’s Bar & Grill
950 W. Armitage
Whether you are looking to watch a game, a bite to eat and drinks, or simply catch up with an old friend – Kincade’s is a perfect destination.

Old Pueblo Cantina
1200 W. Webster
At this laidback cantina on a charming tree-lined street, the flour tortillas are made in-house, mesquite wood fuels the open-flame grill, guacamole is made to order, and the seasonal fruit-forward margaritas are available by the glass and the pitcher.

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