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Buddy Guy's Legends

700 South Wabash, Chicago, IL 60605 (The Loop)
312 427 1190
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Ranked #5 of 502 Nightlife in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Blues Bars, Clubs
Activities: Nightlife
Owner description: Buddy Guy's Legends include his own reputation, plus the amazing array of local and national blues...
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator
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Type: Blues Bars, Clubs
Activities: Nightlife
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Tue 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Owner description: Buddy Guy's Legends include his own reputation, plus the amazing array of local and national blues performers drawn to this music hotspot.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator

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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

Wonderful experience!! Musicians are increíble. They manage soul, blues as no one. I was with my husband and we spent an increíble time. The only thing we couldn't record the show just took pictures. Récord is forbbiden.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Great place to gather with friends, with live blues and great beer. Free acoustic concerts in the afternoon. Paid concerts in the evening/night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The music is good and the sound system does a very nice job bringing the music to life. The drinks are good and the food is okay but the music is really good. Fun place.

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Stourbridge, England
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Attended as an included event in a tour holiday and was looking forward to it as we had visited and thoroughly enjoyed Chicago Blue the previous night. The place is like a warehouse, no atmosphere whatsoever, smells of food and the staff more interested checking the stamp on your hand and preventing video than offering friendly service. Band was only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

If you are around S Michigan ave, that´s the right place to go to grab a beer and listen to a good Blues song. Get there early so you can get a table. Food is also served. It is all about the music! Paid the $10 USD cover charge what was worth. I would recommend if you are around!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

No question that this club has good music, The cajun food is reasonably priced. It was difficult to get seats on Saturday night. The cover charge was not bad. This was the most value for the money with the exception of a late afternoon visit to the Arts Institute.

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Goiania, Brazil
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I would give them 5 stars if they had let me stay with my wife and 11 year-old daughter until after 8 PM. But still, good food, great music and friendly staff.

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Its a bit away from the main downtown hotels ... but only $8USD by taxi, so not expensive. Too far to walk! Nothing is wasted on the location in terms of décor. It is basic. It is all about the music! Paid the $20 USD cover charge ... drinks about $5USD for a beer (so quite reasonable). Saw two bands... More 

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kent.UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Staying at the Essex Inn just around the corner from Legends we visited twice and both times did not disappoint. Firstly my husband who was dreading American beer was pleasantly surprised by the choice of 'craft like' beers on tap. The food is very good, we had jambalaya and the ribs. The staff are brilliant, they constantly check that you're... More 

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Chatham, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Brilliant. Get there early as seats are very limited. Great entertainment and steps from our hotel. Was highly recommended and did not disappoint

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