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As a lone female visitor to Chicago I thought, where can I go to dance without feeling I need a... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2017
KatherineW451
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Las Salinas
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It's a "thing"

If you're gay and you want a gay bar and you're in Chicago, here you go. The only problem is... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
G H
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New York City, New York
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Aug 27, 2018
“My favorite bar to lounge in Boystown.”
Aug 12, 2018
“Go for dueling pianos ”
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Haven't been there in a few years, so I was surprised to see the recent interior changes, which really opened up the space, but still retained the old feel of the building. Good drinks and good food too!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pierre1999
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

If you love music (especially anything played on a piano) then be sure to go for dueling piano nights in Thursday’s. Be prepared to tip if you want your song played. This place is a lot of fun and I highly recommend it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wearecured
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

As a lone female visitor to Chicago I thought, where can I go to dance without feeling I need a crew, where I can befriend people and just have fun. Gay bar came directly to mind and this place was recommended by someone at my...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

If you're gay and you want a gay bar and you're in Chicago, here you go. The only problem is - check the hours because Roscoe's doesn't want to pay out for a better liquor license, so they close early as compared to other bars,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

I went there with a friend hoping to have a mix drink. It was not late, so I didn't expect absolutely drunk people spilling drinks over me. It was 5 pm Sunday, all the guests were hammered!! The waiters were mean , and didn't come...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Simon D
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Cool place for Sunday Funday. There were good drink specials, good music and a decent crowd all of which were friendly and easy to chat to.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Went out with girlfriends and this place was so much fun! Friendly people everywhere! It was basically techno/remix type music all night. It was very crowded so if you want a little space I would not suggest this place. We were sweating within 10 minutes.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank airra06
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

I've read some bad reviews about Roscoes, but April of 2017 was my first time going to Roscoes with my girlfriend we got a few drinks (about 3 a piece) which came out to 32$ which isn't bad. We got the chance to see two...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank sleebyhead
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

The place had 2 rooms, with different music. At the back room there was dueling pianos, and the musicians were taking guests song requests. They really made the environment very cheerful and fun. The bartenders seemed to be good, but did not see them really...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank emils6
Reviewed November 10, 2016

My wife and I went here to watch the World Series while we were in Chicago. We wouldn't have had a more enjoyable time paying the $200 covers the bars in Wrigleyville were demanding. There was a great mix people watching the Cubs game and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Andrew F
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