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Chatterbox Jazz Club

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Address: 435 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204-1501
Phone Number: 317 636 0584
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4:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 3:00 am

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Best Divey Jazz Bar Around

I've been coming to the CBox for a few years now. They've got an excellent rotation of musicians that play every night of the week... though I usually make it down for Sophie on... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2016
LFiliatreau
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Bardstown, Kentucky
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Bardstown, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

I've been coming to the CBox for a few years now. They've got an excellent rotation of musicians that play every night of the week... though I usually make it down for Sophie on Wednesdays because she's just too fun. There's no cover Monday-Thursday which makes it the perfect place to settle in after a long work day. They've got... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

Ok so this place.... How do I say it. It's a dump. But I mean that in the most charming, loving, and respectful way. They have amazing music, great service and attentive bar staff, a cozy and intimate atmosphere, as well as a great patio! Do not come here for the food, the clean counters, roomy sparkling bathrooms, or the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

I love good jazz, and good jazz is hard to come by, except in New Orleans or New York City. I was delightfully surprised to find some great jazz here last weekend! I can't wait until my next trip to Indy to go back!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

I stumbled on the chatterbox last night and am very happy I did . They had a Jazz band playing and was real low key....lots of fun ....

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Roanoke, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Stopped by for early drinks and sat in the smoking area on the streetside patio with heaters for chilly weather. (Reputed to be one of the best "people watching sites in the city.) Great drinks and brews, reasonable prices, extremely friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful staff. Eclectic "décor" inside reflects the small tavern's many years of history. The club is said... More 

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Gaston, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I stopped in at the Chatterbox AGAIN on my Friday 6/26/15 trip to Indy and once again was not disappointed. I have been going to the Chatterbox for over 23-years and never, ever, been disappointed in the quality of the jazz offered by owner David Andrichik. Interior designer alert! David has done absolutely nothing to upgrade the decor for over... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The place has been open for years and a great place to go to listen to some good music. The place needs a little updating. I would go again!

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011

We went on a Friday night at about 10:30, where there was a $5 cover to listen to the live Latin music. (There are different live bands all the time.) It was chilly outside, but they had outdoor heaters. We could still hear the music, even outside. The drinks were fun and interesting, with a moderate price. The only surprising/negative... More 

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Sonoma, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2007

One of the oldest bars in town. Back in the day the Rolling Stones jammed out here - they've signed the fridge that you can see under the TV In the bar. The Chatterbox is a real jazz lovers haven. A tiny bar located in the hip Mass Ave. district of downtown Indianapolis. A small stage towards the front of... More 

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