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Berlin

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This place is crazy!

I was walking back from Boystown to the red line stop when I decided to drop by Berlin for "a... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2017
BZornes
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Flagstaff, Arizona
Dark and crowded

Typical late night club, crowded dance floor, and mixed age crowd. The bartenders do an excellent... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2016
coleeno814
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  • Excellent26%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
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Sep 8, 2017
“This place is crazy!”
Apr 10, 2016
“Dark and crowded”
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

I was walking back from Boystown to the red line stop when I decided to drop by Berlin for "a drink." At first I was put off since they're cash-only and had a cover--I had to find an ATM elsewhere because they wouldn't let me...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank BZornes
Reviewed April 10, 2016

Typical late night club, crowded dance floor, and mixed age crowd. The bartenders do an excellent job of keeping up, and the security people walk the entire place to ensure no problems. bathroom lines are long, but that's a norm any night club. Definitely a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank coleeno814
Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Very weird crowd and terrible bat service. The bar staff doesn't listen to you at all took me 3 times to repeat a captain sprite. Also place is cash only. What place these days doesn't accept a credit card. Would strongly discourage going to this...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Coaler2004
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Right off the Red line, Berlin is a true gay club. Went there on a Saturday night and it was packed! So much fun! There are two bars, a small photo booth, and plenty of small stages that anyone can dance on! Worth the visit!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank kaitlin8899
Reviewed July 5, 2013 via mobile

I always heard this place was a lot of fun. I went there and had a great time. $5 to get in and heads up CASH BAR ONLY! Everyone was super friendly and no one judged. Go in with an open mind to have fun...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank Rachael A
Reviewed June 23, 2013

the transportaion in berlin is outstanding. buy the "berlin welcom card" to the time of your stay in berlin and you can get on and off all the trains, busses, electric trains. we find it very convinient. the 100 and 200 lines gets you to...More

Date of experience: June 2013
3  Thank TaliRavid
Reviewed September 8, 2012

You can never go wrong going to berlins...affordable drinks...strangers who you can just dance with and party all night with!!!!!

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank leti j
Reviewed October 29, 2011

Sent ther on a Sunday after hearth Berlin football match on the Saturday couldn't get in as cleaning stadium,queued up for hours. No sign to say couldn't go in

Thank StuartMackinlay
Reviewed July 29, 2011

i love this place. it's always packed, its decorated ridiculously inside, and you can wear whatever you want -go in drag, an evening gown, shorts and a t- shirt - no judgement and they have great djs most of the time. also open till 4am...More

Date of experience: July 2011
1  Thank kfie
Reviewed June 28, 2011

I wanted to visit Berlin during Pride 2011 visit to Chicago. It sounded like a fun place and I was drawn by the promise of alternative dance music. While the music was good, the people in the bar weren't that great. It appeared to be...More

Date of experience: June 2011
Thank marctravis
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