- 3439 N. Halsted St.
- Gay bar
To the delight of the too-old-for-twerking crowd, the “barcade” (bar plus arcade) trend made its way to Boystown last summer. The beer-and-bourbon hot spot in the former Bucks Saloon space offers nearly two dozen free classic arcade games (the Simpsons, Mortal Kombat) and complimentary popcorn. The music tends toward disco and ’80s hits, unless someone commandeers the jukebox.
Who’s there: Gay men and the women who love them
What to order: 8-Bit, a pale ale from Tallgrass Brewing Co. that is served in a Pac-Man can