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Sidetrack

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Address: 3349 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL
Phone Number:
+1 773-477-9189
Today
15:00 - 03:00
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Hours:
Fri 15:00 - 03:00
Sat - Thu 15:00 - 02:00

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Great place with lots of options

I had an unexpected overnight layover in Chicago so I decided to go out and check out Boystown...I went to many of the clubs there, but this one stood out to me the most. It was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Flagstaff, Arizona
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Flagstaff, Arizona
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had an unexpected overnight layover in Chicago so I decided to go out and check out Boystown...I went to many of the clubs there, but this one stood out to me the most. It was really cool how large the bar was and how each different room had its own vibe. I will definitely go back when I return... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

CHOICES.... Not on the top of my list I really have mixed feelings mostly due to a majority of the staff. Please don't get me wrong but most seem to extreme and unhappy. There are some few seasoned tho whom make up for those troubled ones all considered not sure if this stems from the upper management. Either way Great... More 

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Thank Drew W
Indianapolis, Indiana
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86 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Sidetrack is definitely my favorite gay bar in Chicago and we always visit whenever we are in town. The bar is quite big inside with several levels and multiple bars. The first floor bar has great spiked slushies. Great place to hang out with friends.

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Thank ElliePaige12
Springfield, Missouri
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109 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Spouse and I visited Chicago for a long weekend and found this to be the most popular and happening bar. Several bars in the building so drink wait time is minimal.

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Thank JohnW44671
Swindon, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed an ice cold Blue Moon beer here with cool tunes and friendly bar man! Nice outdoor seating areas and opens up into a full late night drinking place in the evening. Definitely the heart of the gay area. Keep up the good work boyz :-)

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Thank Nick S
South Florida
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132 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

one of the City's bigger gay bars .. with the usual stand and model crowd .. sunday afternoon and Monday eve they have the most amazing "show tunes" ... videos of musicals/movies etc ... it seems that hundreds of guys and girls turn out to watch .. apparently there's a script ... as the rooms (the bar is 4 properties... More 

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Thank paulwoe
Toronto, Canada
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103 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Best place to be to sing along with all the other guest. Show tunes are the best with their alcoholic slushies you have to try each one!

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Thank James W
Berlin, Ohio
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29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Great crowd and great bar. There are many different sessions in the bar to meet different people. I was there on Saturday and Sunday. Sunday was the show tune day. They play all sort off Musicals on TV. From glee to lion king to Evita. Fantastic atmosphere. The crowd will play along with the music. It's a good place to... More 

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Thank Eligio M
Cicero, Illinois
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Best gay bar in Chicago!!! Want to marry a rich and handsome guy? then you should go there, they hang out at this place. Place is big and has different rooms, videos playing all over the place

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Thank Alejandro G
Aurora, Illinois
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336 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

We were not expecting much when we got 2 drinks with our tickets to a show here, but we were pleasantly surprised. Delicious drinks and great service. All the good looking men there, certainly doesn't hurt either! Not a lot of seating at the bar where we saw a show, but there are ledges along the walls to put down... More 

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