Whisky Magazine called this hang, featuring 350-plus varieties from more than ten countries, one of the great whiskey bars of the world.
2771 N. Lincoln Ave.
Five Star Bar & Grill
With more than 100 types of whiskey, bourbon, and Scotch, this relative newcomer plays with the big boys.
1424 W. Chicago Ave.
Stanley’s Kitchen & Tap
Bourbon labels, barrels, and recipes festoon this corner bar carrying 75 varieties, including Blanton’s Single Barrel.
1970 N. Lincoln Ave.
Duke of Perth
A list of about 75 single-malt whiskeys includes the limited-availability Oban and Macallan 25.
2913 N. Clark St.
Go for half-priced Whiskey Wednesdays, $2 Jim Beam shots, and, once renovations are finished in April, 150 types of bourbon, whiskey, and Scotch.
501 N. Ogden Ave.