5 Rabbit Taproom

If ever there’s been a reason to haul out to Bedford Park, getting 5 Rabbit beer from the source is it. 6398 74th St., Bedford Park

Elle on the River

The sunniest spot to get punch-drunk in the city. 330 N. Wabash Ave.


Having housemade brews this good takes, well, moxie. 724 W. Maxwell St.

Slippery Slope

The cocktails (from the Scofflaw crew) come in bottles so you don’t spill while dancing up a storm. Browse photos of our visit to Logan Square’s new dive bar/dance hall. 2357 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Table, Donkey and Stick

Or brand-new bar, charcuterie, and picklebacks. 2728 W. Armitage Ave.