EZ Inn

A classic dive resurfaces; its free jukebox is alive and well. 921 N. Western Ave. Website

Joy District

Clubby. Tri-level. Rooftop bar. Basically the antithesis of EZ Inn. 112 W. Hubbard St. Website

La Mez Agave Lounge

Mezcal is officially having more than just a moment. 108 W. Kinzie St. Website


Single-handedly destroying the stigma surrounding Long Island iced tea. Find out more in “A Much-Needed Update to the Long Island Iced Tea.” 660 W. Lake St. Website

The Northman

See “Spanish Sidra Rules at the Northman.” 4337 N. Lincoln Ave. Website